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The administration of sedation dentistry is an integral and effective part of our dental services that we provide to our patients. Sedation dentistry gives select patients peace-of-mind when they visit us. We provide a relaxing, safe, and stress-free experience for our patients who require a level of sedation to help ease their dental phobias.
We administer different types of sedation based on the need and well being of the patients.
Minimal Sedation is utilized to depress the level of consciousness of the patient but keeps their ability to maintain an airway and react to stimulation and verbal commands.
Moderate Sedation is implemented through drug-induced consciousness whereby the patient retains their ability to respond to verbal commands on their own or through light stimulation. We offer minimal and moderate forms of sedation with minimal health risks and with medication approved and fully established within the health profession for their efficacy.
We administer one of the following forms of sedation based on each patient :
Austin Premier Dental provides complete evaluation, pre-op preparation, equipment preparation and monitoring for all patients so you can rest easy when you come and see us.
The professional staff at Austin Premier Dental are seasoned dental professionals who are warm, friendly and sincere in providing the best comfort and care to all their current and prospective patients.
Austin Premier Dental combines state-of-the-art technology with time-honored methods of care and compassion to provide the highest quality dental care in Austin. Our modern and comfortable office is equipped with the all the latest amenities and dental health care technology.
Dr. Bruce Silva is committed to doing his part for the environment. In fact, all of us at Austin Premier Dental are passionate about ‘green’ dental practices, not just because they are good for the environment, but more importantly, because they are good for you!
Smoking is just as bad for your teeth and gums as it is for your health. Cigarettes leave stains on your teeth and your breath smelling foul. If left untreated, continuous smoking will require more than just brushing multiple times a day to remove the stains left behind by cigarettes. According to the American […]…more »
Halitosis, or bad breath, is a temporary issue for some people but can be an embarrassing problem for people who suffer from gum disease and poor dental hygiene. There are certain foods, bad habits, and other health conditions that cause bad breath but it can be improved with proper dental care. However, if your bad […]…more »
April 22, 2017 is Earth Day, which means it’s a chance for all of us to help spread environmental and climate literacy. At the office of Dr. Bruce Silva, every day is Earth Day because we practice “Green Dentistry.” This means we use only the safest and most environmentally sustainable dental practices. By doing this, […]…more »