Nervous About Your Denal Visit? Dr. Korte Offers Sedation Dentistry

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Are you apprehensive about dental treatment?  Have you put off going to the dentist because of your fears and anxiety?  You are not alone, actually according to the American Academy of General Dentistry about 40 million Americans avoid dental treatment because of their fear and anxiety.  At Korte Family Dentistry our team is dedicated to helping you overcome those fears.  We have several options for you to choose to assist you in receiving the needed dental treatment while remaining relaxed and comfortable.


What is comfort oral medication and nitrous oxide ?

  • Inhalation — Nitrous oxide, or laughing gas, is the most frequently used method for easing mild to moderate anxiety. Recovery is quick so you can resume your normal activities immediately.
  • Oral — An extremely common technique for dental sedation is oral sedation.  You will be given a prescription pill which, taken about an hour before your appointment, will have you fully relaxed by the time you arrive at our office.

Call us today and ask about the different options available for a comfortable and relaxing dental experience.