Sedation Dentistry

Sedation Dentistry in Charlotte

Reduce your anxiety with safe, effective, and relaxing sedation dentistry

Sedation dentistry is easily one of the most beneficial developments within the dental field over the past few decades and Adult Dentistry of Ballantyne is one the area’s leading providers.

Each year, millions of Americans go without needed dental care due to fear or anxiety about their treatment. This is a common feeling, as studies suggest that as much as 75% of the adult population suffers from some degree of dental fear. Plus, as many as one in 10 Americans completely avoid dental treatment because of their overwhelming dental anxiety. If you are one of these people, you no longer have to fear your dental appointments.

Dr. Robert Harrell is acutely aware of this issue. He is a certified sedation dentist who regularly helps patients receive the treatment they need without stress, worry or pain.

Dr. Robert Harrell discusses sedation dentistry

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Free Anxiety Consultation

You will meet with Dr. Harrell to discuss your fears, get more information and become comfortable with him and his staff. No dental procedures will be performed during this appointment — just relax, ask questions and share your desired outcome. We can get you back on track to superior oral health.

Free Sedation with any Cosmetic Dental Procedure

A $500 value! And yes, it can be used in combination with our other dental specials.

 Benefits of Sedation Dentistry
  • Patients feel completely relaxed, but they are aware and maintain movement control.
  • The anxiety response is neutralized. Common triggers like the sight of the instruments have no effect.
  • The gag reflex is inhibited.
  • Tolerance levels are higher, so complex procedures can be completed in fewer visits.
  • Sedation patients remember little or nothing at all about their treatments.
  • The ability to receive routine dental care is restored, greatly improving one’s overall health.

It is well understood that feelings of anxiousness can psychologically contribute to sensations of pain. Modern sedation dentistry techniques are capable of putting patients at ease no matter how severe their anxiety may be. In some cases, patients awake from a sedated state with a brand new smile and no recollection of the procedure whatsoever.

Dr. Harrell offers oral conscious sedation, which is as easy as swallowing a couple of pills. State dental boards mandate strict guidelines for the practice of sedation dentistry, and Dr. Harrell is fully licensed and guided by years of experience with hundreds of sedation patients. Adult Dentistry stays on the leading edge by keeping up with new dental techniques and equipment, and always tracking the latest educational advances in the field. Sedation in dentistry is an exploding segment of treatment, so it evolves quickly.

Adult Dentistry takes great pride in knowing that patients are receiving and benefiting from the industry’s best practices at any given time. A complimentary consultation with Dr. Harrell can help you decide not only what types of treatments are best for you, but which sedation techniques can be used to help you have a relaxed, safe, and stress-free experience.

If you would like to know more about sedation dentistry, call or email today to schedule a free, no-obligation consultation with Dr. Harrell. He will be happy to discuss the many cosmetic dental procedures that are available and help you decide which will allow you to smile with pride. During your consultation, a complimentary digital smile preview (an $85 value) will be created to show how you will look when your stress-free treatment is complete.

Before and After Gallery

See for yourself how time-after-time we have been able to achieve life changing results for our patients.

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