Sedation Dentistry – Ballston Spa, NY

A Calm Visit Every Time

If the thought of going to the dentist makes you feel anxious, uncomfortable, or even afraid, you’re certainly not alone — studies have shown that 50% of the population suffer from some form of dental phobia. These feelings can happen for several reasons — fear of pain, concern over having a lack of control, embarrassment — but whatever the case is, you can trust that Dr. Fred Dreher and our team will take your situation seriously. Comfort is a priority when it comes to the treatment we offer; we want you to be able to receive the care you need in a manner that’s relaxing, not panicked. That’s why we offer oral conscious sedation at our Ballston Spa, NY dental office.

Why Choose Frederick Dreher, DDS, PC for Sedation Dentistry?

  • Safe & Effective Dental Sedation
  • Able to Calm Your Body & Mind
  • Friendly & Understanding Dental Team

The Oral Conscious Sedation Process

If you feel like you would benefit from sedation dentistry, all you have to do is call our office and express your concerns. We’ll be happy to accommodate you! The process is simple enough — before your appointment, we’ll provide you with the prescription for a sedative. All you have to do is take it at a predetermined time. You will need a trusted family member or friend to drive you both to and from the appointment.

Enjoy Valuable Benefits from Dr. Dreher

When you’re under the effects of oral conscious sedation, you’ll experience a deep state of peace and comfort. While you should be able to still respond to Dr. Dreher’s requests, you’ll be relaxed enough to forget about any feelings of worry or anxiousness. In fact, most patients hardly remember anything about the appointment at all once it’s finished. A healthy, happy smile without any unpleasant memories — what could be better?

Our team here in Ballston Spa prefers oral conscious sedation due to the higher level of safety it provides our patients with. We use precise monitoring equipment to keep an eye on your pulse and blood pressure throughout the entire procedure, and we can make adjustments if needed to ensure your maximum comfort. All you have to do is lean back and let us handle all of the hard work. You’ll be finished before you know it.