Nitrous Oxide and Oxygen Sedation (Laughing Gas)

Nitrous Oxide

If you’re particularly fearful or anxious about visiting the dentist, you may wish to try Nitrous oxide. Also known as laughing gas, this  may be a comfortable and practical option for you.  

Dental fear can lead minor tooth problems to become major oral health issues—and nitrous oxide may ensure you get the care you need without causing unnecessary stress or anxiety. Could this be a good option for you?  Talk to us about your concerns and we can decide together if your case is right for the use of nitrous oxide. 
 Also known as “laughing gas”, nitrous oxide is a powerful gas that, when mixed with oxygen and administered via a face mask, blocks pain and reduces anxiety. Commonly used in many aspects of dentistry to keep you more comfortable, nitrous oxide is an excellent way to eliminate feelings of anxiety associated with dental procedures.