People are afraid of going to the dentist due to very bad experiences in the past or the reputation it has of being anything but pleasurable. At Pacific Dental Care in Glendale we don’t want your fears to keep you from taking care of your dental health. That’s why our dentist provides a comfortable and relaxing office located in Glendale, CA, soothing music, a caring staff, and NOW we are introducing Laughing Gas, a fantastic way to minimize your dental phobia!
Dentists regularly listen “Don’t take this personally, but I don’t want to be here.” Or, “I’d rather give birth than go to the dentist.” Dental visits are fear producing for some people and lead to an awkward nerve-wracking situations. The great news is that we have the “cure.” It’s been applied safely for over 100 years and goes by Tranquilizing Air. The bottom line is that this pleasing smelling blend of Laughing Gas and oxygen decreases anxiety, minimizes an overactive gag reflex, increases your pain threshold and assists make your dental visit enjoyable and cozy with its calming effect.
How can Laughing Gas help you?
The benefits of Laughing Gas:
- Great for fearful patients and children
- Keeps you relaxed and reduces discomfort
- The patient remains conscious
- There are limited or no side effects
- The dentist has control over how much is given
- Leaves your body within minutes
Laughing Gas does not desensitize teeth, so most patients use it in combination with a local dental anesthetic. However, after being put on Laughing Gas for several minutes, many patients report, “I hardly felt the injection.”
At Pacific Dental Care located in Glendale, CA we’re here to help you, no matter how afraid you are!
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