Before Appointments

Before your Appointment: 

  • What to expect your first visit
  • Please eat your typical meal before your appointment, it is harder to eat afterward while numb and you will salivate less!
  • If you have time, please brush and floss as usual
  • It's OK to preload with headache medicine or to take your previously prescribed anti-anxiety medicaiton
  • Please make sure you understand your treatment plan, ask questions!

Prior to Concious Sedation & Nitrous Oxide Appointments:

Sedation_Appointment_Checklist.pdf

Before the appointment with Nitrous Oxide inhalation sedation:

  • Try not to eat for 3 hours before appointment to avoid nausea
  • You are able to eat a light meal if necessary for diabetic reasons
  • Avoid fatty foods 

If you are taking an anti-anxiety medication, please arrange transportation