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Discover the Comfort of Sedation Dentistry in Mooresville, NC

Are dental anxieties or fears keeping you from achieving optimal oral health? At Mooresville Dental Group, we understand that visiting the dentist can be a daunting experience for many individuals. That’s why we offer the solution you’ve been searching for – sedation dentistry in Mooresville, NC.

What is Sedation Dentistry?

Sedation dentistry is a specialized approach to dental care that focuses on the comfort and relaxation of patients during their dental procedures. It is particularly beneficial for individuals who experience dental anxiety, have a low pain threshold, or require extensive dental work. Sedation dentistry comes in several different forms, and is available to help put a patient at ease or in some cases “completely under” while their dental work is being completed.

Why Choose Sedation Dentistry at Mooresville Dental Group?

  1. Anxiety-Free Experience: Our team of experienced dentists and caring staff are dedicated to ensuring that your visit is anxiety-free. We prioritize your comfort and well-being, making every effort to put you at ease.
  2. Painless Procedures: Sedation dentistry can significantly reduce pain and discomfort during dental procedures, making it easier for you to maintain your oral health.
  3. Time-Efficient: Sedation allows our dentists to perform multiple treatments in a single visit, saving you time and reducing the need for multiple appointments.
  4. Tailored to Your Needs: We offer different levels of sedation to suit your specific requirements. Whether it’s minimal sedation to take the edge off or deep sedation to put you in a sleep-like state, we customize the approach to ensure your comfort.

Who is Sedation Dentistry for?

  • Severe Dental Anxiety or Fear: Patients who experience intense anxiety or fear when visiting the dentist.
  • Sensitivity to Numbing Medications: Patients who have difficulty with or are highly sensitive to numbing medications.
  • Sound Sensitivity: Patients who are particularly sensitive to the noises commonly heard in a dental environment.
  • Prolonged or Painful Procedures: Individuals undergoing lengthy or potentially painful dental treatments.
  • Restlessness: Patients who find it challenging to remain still for an extended period during dental procedures.
We want to gently assure you our clinic is a judgment-free zone. We are here to help make your dental experience as comfortable and peaceful as possible, and are excited to be able to offer you this option!

Our Sedation Dentistry Services

  • Oral Sedation: This involves taking a prescribed medication prior to your appointment to induce a relaxed and drowsy state. You’ll remain conscious and able to respond to commands, but the anxiety will melt away.
  • Nitrous Oxide (Laughing Gas): Nitrous oxide is administered through a mask and provides immediate relaxation. It’s an excellent option for those with mild anxiety or for routine procedures.
  • IV Sedation: Intravenous sedation is administered directly into the bloodstream, ensuring a rapid onset of relaxation. It is ideal for more complex procedures or for patients with severe dental anxiety.
Your initial consultation revolves around your unique needs and comfort. During this visit, your dentist will review your medical history, including any medications or supplements you’re taking. Your dentist will also discuss the various sedation options available and recommend the most suitable one based on your individual case. They will provide guidance on what to eat or drink and what to avoid on the day of your appointment.

During your sedation appointment:

We understand that the lead-up to your appointment may be anxiety-inducing, but we are committed to making your experience as comfortable as possible. To create a soothing atmosphere, we offer the following amenities:
  • Cozy blankets
  • Relaxing music
  • Television to distract from stressors
Your dentist will ensure that you receive your chosen sedation method safely and effectively before commencing your procedure.

After your sedation appointment:

Following your sedation appointment, you’ll be equipped with the necessary tools to maintain your oral health, whether you’ve had a routine cleaning or a more extensive procedure. Our office cares about your well-being and will call you after hours to check on your progress and comfort. We also provide 24-hour emergency lines in case you need to reach us for any reason. Your health and peace of mind are our top priorities.

The Path to a Healthier, Happier Smile Begins Here

Don’t let fear or discomfort keep you from achieving the smile you deserve. At Mooresville Dental Group, we are committed to providing high-quality dental care in a relaxing environment. With sedation dentistry, we can help you overcome your dental anxiety and ensure you receive the treatment you need. Take the first step toward a healthier, happier smile by scheduling a consultation with our sedation dentistry experts in Mooresville, NC. Contact us today to learn more about our sedation options and how we can transform your dental experience.  

Our Location & Office Hours

Mooresville, NC Dentist Drs. Poore, Robinson & Associates, PA 672 Carpenter Ave Mooresville, NC 28115 (704) 663-1354

  • Monday: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday: By Appointment
  • Saturday: Closed
  • Sunday: Closed