Dental fear and anxiety are why many people stay clear of dentists until they have serious dental issues–issues that could have been prevented through routine dental visits. If you have dental phobia, you can enjoy anxiety-free dental care at the office of Clint Bruyere, DDS, in Longview, Texas, through conscious sedation dentistry. Conscious sedation dentistry, also called “sleep dentistry,” uses special medications to help you relax in the dental chair to have favorable and productive dental treatments.
Dr. Bruyere will explain these methods before scheduling your procedure so you can choose the form of sedation you are comfortable with for your treatment.
Sleep dentistry may not be for everyone, but it offers an alternative to people who have difficulty receiving dental care due to dental phobia. Your comfort and well-being are important to us. Through sedation dentistry, you can continue to receive the treatments you need to maintain good oral health without suffering from undue stress or anxiety.
Although anyone can benefit from sleep dentistry, we highly recommend it for: