Oral Sedation in Northwood
Oral Sedation is provided to patients with a Diazepam like drug to allow patients to calm their anxiety prior to dental treatment.
A patient's medical history is thoroughly checked before prescribing an oral sedative which is taken an hour prior to the dental treatment. Strict instructions are given to make sure that the patient is suitable and is not allowed to drive either to the dental appointment or up to 24 hours following oral sedation. The patient's own escort is confirmed prior to providing this calming medication.