Patients With Special Needs

Our highly skilled Dentist Anesthesiologist is able to provide anesthesia for patients with special considerations, who often have difficulty finding a doctor to perform their procedure because of their special circumstances. Our expertise in anesthesia enables us to choose the best protocol for each patient, however challenging, so that you, the Dentist, can work comfortably and without the risks that often exist with certain types of patients.

We regularly perform anesthesia for special needs adult and pediatric patients:

  • Anxious/Nervous patients
  • Patients who gag easily
  • Physical or Mental handicap
  • Patients with low pain threshold
  • Lengthy procedures
  • Stabilized coexisting medical problems
  • History of previous anesthesia problems or Allergy

Who are having simple and/or complex dental procedures such as:

  • General Dentistry
  • Pediatric Dentistry
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Extractions
  • Restorations
  • Implants
  • Bridges/Dentures
  • Root Canal
  • Oral Surgery
  • Periodontal Surgery/Treatment
  • Orthodontics

Patients who we DO NOT provide sedation and/or anesthesia in a dental office due to increase risk and complications that will be better managed in a accredited surgery center or hospital are those with:

  • ASA III and Above
  • Complexed Co-Morbid Disease
  • Obese/Morbid Obese
  • Sleep Apnea – CPAP
  • Dementia
  • Alzheimers
  •  Psychiatric Disorders/Schizophrenic Disorders