Dr. Robert Axelrad Dental Office

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Dental Sedation

Dental Sedation

Dental Sedation

Dental Sedation for Brampton & GTA

“Leave your anxiety at the door.”

Dr. Robert Axelrad, Brampton Dentist

For some patients, going to the dentist can cause anxiety. Whether you dislike local anaesthetic or needles, we can help.

Dental sedation involves the use of nitrous oxide – more commonly known as “laughing gas.” The benefits of nitrous oxide, one of the safest forms of sedation available, go far beyond giving you the giggles. Nitrous takes the edge off, allowing patients to relax and better able to accept the procedure.

Nitrous oxide is applied through a comfortable mask and inhaled through the nose. Within a few minutes – sometimes less – the gas relaxes patients and creates a sense of calm and euphoria. The dentist can then easily apply any additional anaesthetic or perform a given dental procedure without causing the patient any unnecessary pain, fear and discomfort.

Unlike most forms of sedation dentistry, nitrous oxide’s effects are easily and quickly reversible. After treatment, patients breathe pure oxygen for a few minutes, quickly reversing the effects of sedation – allowing patients to leave the office by themselves, totally under their own power.

Because nitrous oxide has so few side effects, it’s highly useful for both adults and children.

Call Dr. Robert Axelrad Dental Office in Brampton to learn more at (905) 791-3867 or email us .

We are located in the heart of Brampton at 40 Finchgate Boulevard, Suite 121 at Bestgate Professional Centre. We welcome new patients, walk-ins and dental emergencies for all ages.

Our office is now open. We are taking the following precautions to combat COVID-19;

  • A plexiglass barrier stands on the front desk in the waiting room.
  • All patients have their temperature taken with a non-touch digital infra-red thermometer.
  • All staff wear mask, gloves, gown, bonnet, goggles and face shield.
  • Hand sanitizers are readily available for staff and patient use.
  • Patients will wait outside or in their car until their appointment time.
  • No visitors are permitted in the office.
  • Social distancing will remain in effect in the office.
  • Patients experiencing influenza-like-illness (fever with a cough, sore throat or muscle aches) should not come to the office.
  • Air purifiers with hepa filters have been installed in each operatory and waiting room.
  • All COVID-19 precautions put forth by both the dental and hygiene boards have been put into force in the office.

We look forward to seeing you soon. 
Dr Axelrad and Staff