Your Comfort is Our Priority
What Is IV Sedation?
We offer sedation dentistry to make your experience with us as pleasant as possible. Sedation dentistry uses medication to help patients relax during dental procedures. River Valley Smile Center offers oral and IV anesthesia to our patients. These medications are widely used and are proven to be safe and effective to maximize comfort.
IV Sedation enables a higher level of sedation
sedation and able to understand and respond, they are in a deep state of relaxation. Time will appear to pass very quickly and most patients have partial
Who is a Candidate?
IV sedation dentistry works well for many patients who have:
● An easily triggered gag reflex
● Very sensitive teeth
● A fear of needles
● Had a traumatic dental experience in the past
It is also the method of choice for patients that:
● Are having complex dental work or oral surgery
● Those who prefer to complete long treatments in just one visit
Before undergoing any sedation dentistry procedure, patients should always notify us about any pre-existing medical conditions, current medications, or allergies, including previous allergic reactions to medication.