IV sedation is a moderate sedation technique that predictably reduces anxiety and typically produces an amnesia effect around the procedure. The benefit over oral sedation is that it can be more efficiently administered, for quicker onset and quicker return to normal consciousness.
A full consultation is necessary prior to treatment. Dr. Katz is BLS/ACLS certified and meets all the requirements of the State of NH for unrestricted moderate sedation. All staff members are BLS for healthcare provider certified, and our team is ready and qualified to meet your needs.
Conscious sedation dentistry allows you to enter a state of relaxation while still awake during your root canal procedure.
Because communication is key in the dentist-patient relationship, conscious sedation is an excellent option for fearful dental patients.