Although many people feel slightly apprehensive about a visit to the dentist, for some people the fear is great. This can cause them to miss appointments, fail to attend for vital treatment and spend days dreading their appointment because of their perception of what might happen.
Unfortunately, without scheduled dental care, teeth can often continue to deteriorate, often requiring radical dentistry to treat them. We don’t want our patients feel apprehensive, which is why we offer a number of sleep dentistry options in Adelaide.
In sleep dentistry, the patient is still conscious and coherent but is given medication which has a soothing, tranquilising effect. This helps make the treatment more bearable. The types of sleep dentistry Pellew Dental offers are: