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Sedation Dentistry

Orange County Sedation Dentistry
 
Dr. John P. Eriksmoen, DDS, FAGD

Dr. Eriksmoen has been providing sedation dentistry in our office and at Hoag Hospital for over 25 years.  All anesthetics are administered by a Board Certified Anesthesiologist to ensure patient safety.    Your total comfort is our primary concern.  Please call our office for answers to any questions you may have about Sedation Dentistry.

What is Sedation Dentistry?

There are various types of Sedation that can be administered during dental procedures.   At Dr. Eriksmoen's office in Orange County, sedation is frequently utilized for lengthy dental procedures . Sedation is also beneficial for patients who are fearful or have difficulty controlling their movements (this includes children).

Our office in Orange County offers four types of sedation dentistry

  • General Anesthesia
  • Oral Sedative
  • IV Sedation
  • Nitrous Oxide

Cases in Which we may Prescribe Sedation

  • High Anxiety/Low Pain Threshold
  • Major Dental Treatment
  • Anesthetic Failure (difficulty getting numb)
  • Local Anesthetic Allergy 
  • Strong Gag Reflex
  • Physical or Mental Handicap
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Special Needs 

If you have difficulty relaxing during dental treatment, or have any of the conditions listed above, please contact Dr. Eriksmoen office for more information on Sedation Dentistry.

Your cosmetic and implant dentist in Orange County for sedation dentistry

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