Posts Categorized: IV Sedation

3 Facts About IV Sedation

Learning about dental sedation will bring up a lot of questions. Of course, you want to choose the best solution to address your dental anxiety or to help you peacefully make it through a procedure you’re not too excited about. While we will be thrilled to talk with you about your options, we focus today… Read more »

Sedation Dentistry: Comparing Your Options

If you find yourself postponing your dentist appointments because of your anxiety or fear – you could be a great candidate for sedation dentistry. Commonly referred to as “sleep” dentistry, the use of sedatives before (or during) your dental procedure can drastically increase your comfort level – sometimes even leading you to fall asleep. Your… Read more »

Things To Consider About Sedation Dentistry

If you’ve been wondering how to achieve a more relaxed experience during your dental visits or particular procedures, it’s time you learn more about sedation dentistry. If you’re fuzzy on the details, sedation provides you with a variety of options for enjoying a tranquil time during your appointment. We will offer you an anti-anxiety, tranquilizing… Read more »

Q&A: Think Sedation Isn’t For You? Think Again

When we speak with patients about the many benefits of sedation dentistry, we tend to discover that they assume this relaxing solution is strictly for individuals suffering from severe dental anxiety. And while this is true, sedation does provide a wonderful solution for patients who fear dental care, this treatment also offers advantages to a… Read more »

Quiz: Why Do Wisdom Teeth Need Extraction?

What are wisdom teeth? Why do they need to be removed? These are two questions patients ask us all the time. Many people are unaware of the significant dangers posed by the third molars. At Cerritos Dental Surgery, Dr. Shawn Hofkes offers solutions for the gentle extraction of the third molars.