Sedation Dentistry - Coventry, CT

Don’t Be Held Captive by Your Dental Fears Any Longer!

Jenkins Dental Coventry, CT

Sedation Dentistry: The Calming Answer to Your Fears

Dental fear is a hidden phobia. You, like many people, may feel too embarrassed to admit your fears and even more afraid to confront them. Oftentimes, not even your loved ones are aware of your apprehension. Worse yet, you may not even be aware that sedation dentistry is an option that can help you overcome your dental anxiety or fear! Sedation dentistry in Coventry, CT, is not scary and can provide virtually pain-free, fear-free, and relaxing dental experiences. Along with providing a variety of sedation dentistry options, we take the time to help you feel comfortable and confident, and we take great care to ensure you have a relaxing and pleasant experience at your appointment.

Local Anesthetic Coventry, CT

Local Anesthetic

Local anesthetic helps to block sensations of pain at the treatment site. commonly used in conjunction with other sedation options, local anesthetic helps provide a more comfortable experience.
Nitrous-oxide Coventry, CT

Nitrous Oxide

Nitrous oxide, also known as “laughing gas,” is a sedative breathed through the nose throughout the course of the appointment. Providing a deep level of relaxation and euphoria, nitrous oxide is a safe and effective method for patients with moderate dental anxiety.
Oral sedation Coventry, CT

Oral Sedation

Oral sedation is taken in pill form prior to the appointment for patients with more severe dental anxiety or those with a fear of needles. With relaxing effects, oral sedation helps patients feel calm and “sleepy”, though they remain alert and responsive to direction.

From Overdentures to Hybrid Fixed Dentures

Sedation dentistry in Coventry, CT, greatly benefits patients with dental anxiety or fear, but its advantages go beyond these situations. Along with helping to calm nerves, sedation is able to assist patients who have sensitive gag reflexes or hypersensitive teeth. Additionally, for young or restless patients and those with physical or mental handicaps, sedation is capable of providing a level of relaxation deep enough to allow these patients to remain still for longer appointments. Even if you experience slight trepidation about your dental visits, sedation dentistry is available to help you feel comfortable and calm. No matter your needs or level of dental fear, we have the options to provide you with a safe and relaxing experience!

Sedation can help ease your fears