What to Expect During IV Sedation

Read on so you can relax about your procedure in Lafayette or Carencro, LA

IV sedation involves administering a drug directly into the bloodstream. A dentist can choose from a variety of drugs depending on the patient and the procedure involved.

At Fontenot Family Dentistry, we know that not everyone is fond of needles. We’ll ease your worries by explaining the process to you and providing whatever emotional support you need. Once we’ve administered the IV, we’ll start your procedure. You’ll be done and out of our office before you know it.

Call 337-565-2580 now to schedule an appointment at our family dentistry in Carencro or Lafayette, Louisiana.

What are the benefits of IV sedation?

Fontenot Family Dentistry recommends this method of sedation, because it:

  • Allows you to relax during your operation
  • Can be tailored to your needs
  • Works quickly
  • Minimizes your gag reflex

Whether you need relief from a toothache or are getting a root canal done, you can trust our dentists to calm your nerves and perform your procedure as quickly as possible.

Contact us today to learn more about sedation dentistry in Lafayette or Carencro, LA.

Professioanl and Safe Sedation Dentistry

We offer a number of sedation dentistry techniques for Carencro and Lafayette, LA

The team at Fontenot Family Dentistry understands that the trips to the dentist can be physically uncomfortable and even stressful for many patients. We also know, that though we are as gentle as we can be, often times the only solution is sedation dentistry. The professionals at Fontenot Family Dentistry seek to provide you with the essential oral hygiene and dental care that you need, while ensuring that the anxiety and discomfort that you may feel from a trip to the dentist is eliminated. Sedation dentistry is the approved solution to making you feel relaxed and able to receive the dental necessities you need.

Sedation dentistry is a safe and comfortable way that you can have your teeth cared for. The professionals at Fontenot Family Dentistry want to ensure that your sedation dentistry experience is painless and easy and you're receiving the best possible treatment in the Carencro and Lafayette, LA areas. Fontenot Family Dentistry offers two different kinds of sedation dentistry that are catered to your specific need and procedure you're receiving. Oral sedation and nitrous oxide sedation may deem necessary depending on each individual's specific needs. Our team of professional dentists will talk with you during your initial visit to find the option that's best for you!