Call Today at
+91 9444065217

Open Hours
Mon - Sat (10am - 10pm)

Sedation Dentistry

Sedation dentistry refers to the use of combination of medicines to calm and relax an anxious patient prior to and during a dental treatment. At GV Dental Centre, we care about our patients and ensure that they have a relaxed, comfortable experience during their procedures. We use sedation dentistry for very anxious patients.

What type of patients are potential candidates for sedation in dentistry?

  • Patients who have a gag reflex
  • Those on whom anaesthesia does not work
  • Those who have a fear of Dental Treatment
  • Patients who are scared of injections
  • Patients who are averse to smell, noise and taste of the dental treatment

Does one experience any pain?

Under sedation, patients feel very comfortable and experience hardly any pain while the dental treatment is going on .

What type of sedation is used?

For oral surgeries IV sedation is used. The most convenient, safe and comfortable is oral sedation where a pill is given to the patient a few hours prior to the visit to the dental clinic.

What type of medicine is given in oral sedation?

A blue color pill called Triazolam is given as oral sedation

What are the effects of the pill?

The patient feels completely relaxed and is unaware of what is going on , as if he is sleeping.

How safe is sedation dentistry?

Oral sedation has been used for more than 30 years. It is very safe and comfortable.

What are the side effects?

Side effects such as hiccups and dryness of the mouth can be felt after the treatment is over. Sedation is very beneficial in patients on whom local anesthesia does not work.

Gallery Mockup

GV Dental Clinic


: +91-9444065217
: No 111,Mudichur Road,
West Tambaram,
Chennai - 600045.