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10201 Southport Road S.W. #101, Calgary, AB T2W 4X9 CA

Sedation Options

Some children may be fearful or nervous when visiting the dentist. Our friendly team at Kids R Us Dentistry has solutions to help your child feel at ease.


We Want Your Child to Feel Comfortable

Our professional team and kid-friendly office at Kids R Us Dentistry strives to provide your family and child with the most calm dental experience and enjoyable visit as possible.

In certain circumstances, children may need more support in easing fear or anxiety when visiting the dentist.

Nitrous Oxide

Nitrous oxide calms nervous or anxious patients, but doesn’t render them unconscious or impair their natural reflexes – which means they can still talk and interact normally with those around them.

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Oral Conscious Sedation

Oral conscious sedation of young dental patients is recommended as an adjunct for the apprehensive and fearful, very young, and children with special needs. It is given as a drink before the procedure.

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General Anesthesia

General anesthesia may be recommended for young patients with limited comprehension, extreme behaviour challenges, physical handicaps and/or high sensitivity to pain.

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  • Conscious Sedation

    At Kids R Us Dentistry in Calgary, our pediatric dentist offers conscious sedation for children, to help them feel less stressed about their dental visit. Conscious Sedation For Kids We may recommend conscious sedation for children that are apprehensive, very young, or those with special needs. Conscious sedation is used to help calm your child and reduce anxiety or discomfort. Once administered your child may be drowsy, and on ra...
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  • Nitrous Oxide

    At Kids R Us in Southwest Calgary, we offer nitrous oxide sedation for nervous, anxious or special needs children.  Nitrous Oxide Sedation For Kids At Kids R Us Dentistry, we may recommend nitrous oxide, often called laughing gas, as a sedation option to help your child relax during their dental treatment. You may have guessed from the name, that nitrous oxide is a blend of two gases: oxygen and nitrous oxide. If recommended...
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  • Outpatient General Anesthesia

    Our pediatric dentist at Kids R Us Dentistry in Southwest Calgary offers outpatient general anesthesia for children that are apprehensive, very young or those with special needs that would not do well with conscious sedation or laughing gas (nitrous oxide).  General Anaesthesia for Children Unlike conscious sedation or laughing gas, general anesthesia will render your child completely asleep. This type of anesthesia is performed in a...
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We are your children's pediatric dental specialists in Southwest Calgary. 

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