NASAL SEDATION 

This is sometimes called transmucosal sedation. The effects are similar to oral sedation. It is very effective for patients with needle phobia and for children. 
 
About nasal sedation 
•The drug is delivered by a special atomiser into your nostril. 
•It can taste a little bitter. 
•It acts quickly within about 10 minutes. 
•It is a very gentle and comfortable form of sedatio 
What to expect 
•You will feel sleepy and relaxed. 
•Your memory will not be affected before the drug was given but you may forget parts of the procedure. 
•You are likely to have a sense of well-being. 
•You will need to stay in the practice until the dental surgeon is satisfied you are safe to be accompanied home by a responsible adult. 
 
What not to expect 
•Nasal sedation does not produce general anaesthesia. 
•You will not have oblivion. In other words it is not totally without sensation like an anaesthetic for open heart surgery! 

 We are a Denplan registered practice  

 
This is an alternative and cost effective method of obtaining quality dental care. As well as budgeting for quality time, this scheme has the advantage of accidental insurance and cover whilst abroad. 
 
If you wish to join Denplan please make this clear to the receptionist and dental surgeon and we will provide an assessment for you and guide you through the denplan registration procedure. 
 

 Our range of services  

 
Please tell us if you have any special needs. We have facilities to assist people in wheelchairs and for those who cannot cope with stairs. Please discuss any individual requirements with the dental