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Nitrous Oxide…Aka Laughing Gas – Part Three

Nitrous Oxide…Aka Laughing Gas – Part Three

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There are not too many contra-indications to using Nitrous Oxide (N2O)… it is a relatively safe method of helping a patient to relax. However, there are situations in which it is best to avoid using it as a mode of … Continue reading

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Nitrous Oxide…Aka Laughing Gas – Part Two

Nitrous Oxide…Aka Laughing Gas – Part Two

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In this blog we will look at the side effects of Nitrous Oxide (N2O) usage. Side effects usually occur when the level of nitrous is too high compared with that of the oxygen. Some of the more common side effects … Continue reading

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Nitrous Oxide, aka…Laughing Gas

Nitrous Oxide, aka…Laughing Gas

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Let’s face it, it’s not so easy for some people to go to the dentist. I hear it all the time …“no offence, I don’t like dentists”…“I really don’t want to be here”…you get the gist of what I’m trying … Continue reading

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Relaxation Techniques for the Anxious Dental Patient

Relaxation Techniques for the Anxious Dental Patient

Posted on by Dr. Robert Axelrad (Brampton Dentist)

“Focus on the sensation of relaxation, breathe in hope, breathe out fear”… this is a nice mantra and for some anxious people, sayings like this work, but for others it is just not enough. Let’s look at some other coping … Continue reading

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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