Dental Sedation in Las Vegas, NV

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What Is Dental Sedation?

Dental sedation uses medication to help you relax and remain calm during dental procedures. It is ideal for patients who suffer from dental anxiety and/or phobia.

  • Common Signs of Dental Anxiety
    • Nausea.
    • Sweating.
    • Hyperventilating.
    • Difficulty breathing.
    • Heart palpitations.
  • Does It Hurt?
    No, you do not feel any pain with dental sedation. In fact, the sedation medication will make your treatment pain-free.

Benefits of Dental Sedation at Providence Dental

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Provides a pain-free dental experience
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Reduces anxiety and helps the patient remain at ease
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Reduction in gag reflex, which may make treatment difficult
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A patient may have no memory of the procedure, reducing future anxiety
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Saves time by allowing the dentist to complete more complex procedures

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Dental Emergencies

We offer same-day emergency appointments for new and existing patients 7 days a week. Don’t wait for relief.

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Want to talk to a dentist from the comfort of your couch? Now you can get all the answers you need from home, including a cost estimate and treatment recommendation.

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Types of Dental Sedation

  • Nitrous Oxide: Laughing gas is the most common type of dental sedation. You will be awake and aware of your surroundings, but you will also feel lightheaded and euphoric, possibly causing fits of laughter. The effects wear off as soon as you breathe regular air.

  • Oral Sedation: Oral sedation comes in the form of a prescription pill, which you take shortly before your appointment. You will be awake, but you’ll feel very drowsy. You may have no memory of your visit. The effects of oral sedation wear off a few hours after the procedure.

  • Sedation: Light IV sedation keeps you awake, but you will be intensely relaxed. The effects will take several hours to wear off.

  • General Anesthesia: General anesthesia involves a complete loss of consciousness. You will not be aware of your surroundings or see or hear anything. You will have no memory of your treatment. The sedative will take several hours to wear off.

How Much Does Dental Sedation Cost?

Dental Sedation has a wide price range, depending on your specific diagnosis. Our $25 Emergency Special will allow our doctor to give you a more specific treatment and price.
Dental Insurance and Financing.

Providence Dental is in-network with most major PPO dental plans. We also offer flexible financing through SunbitOpens the website in the new window and CareCreditOpens the website in the new window.

Our office offers a complimentary benefits check and provides an estimated out-of-pocket cost before beginning treatment.

No insurance? No problem.
Providence Dental Makes Treatments More Affordable

We’re investing in your care! We offer a $25 new patient special ($155* value, including an emergency exam and X-rays).

To help you smile now and pay over time, we offer access to flexible payment plans over 3, 6, or 12 months. Our team will help you get started so you can enjoy a beautiful smile without the financial headache.

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Hear From Our Patients

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"The whole office staff is amazing, super friendly, and very helpful. They talked me through my procedure and made sure I was comfortable and pain-free. I highly recommend Providence Dental."

- Gurjit K.


"I hadn’t been to a dentist in a really long time because of time, money, and a slight fear of dentists. But Providence Dental has been nothing but excellent. My consultation was efficient and painless. Very clean office, their customer service is amazing, they took my insurance, and the business hours are great (open 7 days a week)."

- Raven H.


"I absolutely love Providence Dental! I have a lot of anxiety when I go to the dentist, and they have always made me feel at ease at every appointment. The staff is just amazing! I no longer feel anxious, and they make me feel comfortable each time. They all make me feel like family."

- Lizet P.


Frequently Asked Questions about Dental Sedation

  • Is dental anxiety common?
    Yes! As many as 50% of Americans say they are afraid of the dentist, with 20% admitting to avoiding the dentist due to fear or anxiety.
  • Is dental sedation just for anxiety?

    No, there are many other people who would also benefit from dental sedation. You should ask about sedation options if you:

    • Have a strong gag reflex.
    • Have difficulty getting numb.
    • Have extremely sensitive teeth.
    • Struggle to sit still for a long time.
    • Are undergoing a very long procedure.
  • What happens if I avoid the dentist?

    Avoiding the dentist can have many unintended consequences. Regular dental exams detect cavities, tooth decay, gum disease, infection, and signs of oral cancer. If left untreated, these issues can lead to bad breath, chipped, broken, and cracked teeth, toothache, tooth loss, or more serious complications.

    Please contact our dentists at Providence Dental to learn more about dental sedation in Las Vegas, NV.

Why Choose Providence Dental?

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  • Convenient Hours: Same-day, evening, Saturday, and Sunday appointments.
  • Insurance-Friendly: We are in-network with most PPO dental insurance plans.
  • Transparent Pricing: We’re happy to provide easy-to-understand cost estimates over the phone, via text, or virtual consultation before you come to the office.
  • All Services Under One Roof: We provide general, cosmetic, and emergency dentistry as well as oral surgery and orthodontics in one location.

  • Innovative Dental Technology: The latest dental technology will make your appointments faster and more efficient with more precise and accurate diagnoses.

Book Your Visit

If you’re interested in dental sedation, call now or book online.

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Providence Dental in Las Vegas

Open 7 days a week!

  • Monday: 7:00am - 8:00pm
  • Tuesday: 7:00am - 8:00pm

  • Wednesday: 7:00am - 8:00pm
  • Thursday: 7:00am - 8:00pm
  • Friday: 7:00am - 8:00pm
  • Saturday: 8:00am - 4:00pm
  • Sunday: 8:00am - 4:00pm
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