Nitrous Oxide Sedation : "Laughing Gas"
Anxiety is no laughing matter, but Nitrous Oxide can work like a dream.
Nitrous Oxide is:
“Laughing Gas” is one of the safest forms of sedation.
It will take the anxiety out of most routine dental procedures and cleanings.
Non-allergenic and non-irritating
Nearly 99 percent of the earth’s atmosphere is nitrogen and oxygen.
You’ll start feeling better within only a few minutes.
Only a few minutes of Pure oxygen will completely reverse the nitrous oxide.
We can easily vary the depth of sedation depending on your level of anxiety.
Nitrous Oxide is administered through a simple rubber hood that rests on your nose providing a light feeling of numbness, security, and warmth. At or near the end of your treatment, Dr. Shane will provide you with 100% oxygen so you will feel completely normal within 5-10 minutes. At that point, you are 100% ready to independently carry on your life.