501 N Salem St STE 105,
Apex, NC 27502

Sedation DentistryIn Apex, North Carolina

Sedation dentistry is a proven effective way to overcome dental anxiety and enjoy a more comfortable dental care experience. Better Dental in Apex offers oral sedation to put your mind at ease and make you feel completely relaxed in the dentist’s chair.

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What Is Sedation Dentistry?

Removing discomfort and anxiety from dental work is an essential part of good dentistry and patient care. At Better Dental in Apex, our team uses safe and effective oral sedation to help you relax during your treatment and recover with greater ease. 

Sedation dentistry allows us to do more in a single visit by making you feel totally comfortable and at ease. It can be beneficial if you haven’t seen the dentist in a few years and feel a little anxious about catching up on a few overdue visits. Sedation is recommended for various surgical and non-surgical procedures to make your visit as relaxing as possible.

What Is Oral Sedation?

Oral sedation, also called oral conscious sedation, is a form of sedation delivered as a liquid or pill. The effects of oral sedation range from mild to moderate, depending on the dosage given as determined by our dentist. Under oral sedation, you will be drowsy, calm, and deeply relaxed. We often use oral sedation in combination with a local anesthetic to numb the treatment area and put you at ease.

You may not fall asleep under oral sedation, but if you do, you can be easily awakened following treatment. Some patients experience grogginess as a result of oral sedation, but the effects typically pass within an hour. Be sure that someone can drive you home following your appointment until the sedation has completely worn off.

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How Much Does Sedation Dentistry Cost? 

The full cost of dental sedation may vary by the dose required for your unique care needs and will be provided to you at the end of your appointment, along with all other treatment costs. If you would like to know more about the exact cost of sedation services, let us know. We would be more than happy to discuss your needs and concerns with you.

Is Sedation Dentistry Safe?

Yes, sedation dentistry is safe. Our team is certified in the latestt moderate sedation methods, which emphasize new techniques to help patients relax without the need for full sedation. However, we will still ask about your medical history and whether you have had any issues with sedation in the past.

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Your dentists at Better Dental in Apex are proud to restore healthy smiles with implant dentistry!
Are you living with the loss of one or more teeth? Don’t let tooth loss keep you from smiling with pride! Our experienced implant dentists can help you overcome tooth loss and enjoy a healthy, confident smile again. 
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You can trust our team at Better Dental in Apex to give you the best smile possible!
Do you want to restore your broken, damaged, or stained teeth? Our skilled dental team is here for you! We offer the full range of restorative and cosmetic dentistry services you need to enjoy the benefits of a beautiful smile!
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Let Better Dental in Apex help you achieve the healthy smile you’ve always dreamed of!
Are you ready to straighten your teeth? We can help! Our smile-transforming experts provide Invisalign treatment to create perfect smiles. Invisalign is an ideal treatment for adults and teens who want to achieve straight, healthy teeth without the need for braces.
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Better Dental in Apex offers convenient crowns to restore your teeth in just one visit!
Do you want to repair a damaged tooth? You’ll smile again in no time with Better Dental! Our dental care specialists use the latest technology to provide same-day crowns, bridges, and more. In just one visit, we can repair and restore your tooth to give you back your smile.
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We Accept Walk-ins And Emergency Appointments

Our team is fully committed to helping you receive the best care possible! That includes being available to meet your needs when it’s most convenient for you. We accept patients on a walk-in basis and offer emergency appointments as scheduling permits.
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We Accept Your Insurance

At Better Dental we make financing as stress-free as possible for our patients. That’s why we handle the insurance and billing process as part of our service. For your convenience, we accept most major dental insurance plans, including Aetna, BlueCross BlueShield, Cigna, Delta Dental, Guardian, Humana, MetLife, and more.
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Gentle Dental Sedation In Apex

Many people take their oral health for granted because they don’t like the idea of visiting the dentist.

Better Dental changes all that by giving you a fun dental experience. When you visit our clinic in Apex, you’ll be encouraged to come back regularly because:

  • Scheduling is convenient. You can book over the phone, book online, or walk-in.
  • There are lots of parking spaces.
  • There’s Netflix, Pandora Radio, and warm blankets and pillows.
  • There are available beverages, chips, and freshly baked cookies!
  • Our doctors’ mission is for you to leave each visit satisfied.
  • Fresh La Farm Bakery hot chocolate and Starbucks coffee.

Each member of our team takes great pride in the service we offer our patients. Book an appointment today.

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