What is nitrous oxide?

Nitrous oxide is a gas used for sedation dentistry. Also called laughing gas, nitrous oxide is a safe gas that you will inhale through a mask during your treatment. At Ohio Urgent Dental Care, we use a mixture of nitrous oxide and oxygen for a safe, enjoyable dental experience.

What are the benefits of nitrous oxide?

Nitrous oxide can help you feel more relaxed and at ease during your visit to our office. Nitrous oxide sedation often induces a pleasant, euphoric, or even floating feeling. If you suffer from dental anxiety or dental phobia, nitrous oxide in Grove City, Ohio might be just what you need to have a more pleasant dental experience. Nitrous oxide wears off within minutes of the end of the treatment, so you can safely and legally drive yourself home after your appointment. Nitrous oxide is safe and has very few side effects. If you ever feel nervous or anxious about visiting the dentist, ask us about nitrous oxide. Nitrous oxide may also be helpful for patients who have a hard time relaxing in the dental chair or who have had negative experiences at the dentist in the past. Dr. Huber, Dr. Pelkey and Dr. Shumway are dedicated to providing you with an exceptional dental experience. We invite you to contact us today to learn more.