Sedation

Advantages of Sedation:

  • Provides relaxation for extremely anxious patients
  • Provide little to no memory of the procedures
  • Easier to sit through lengthy appointments

Requirements for Sedation:

  • Someone must drive you home from your appointment and stay with you for at least 4 hours after you are home
  • You must not eat or drink anything except clear liquids after midnight before your Sedation appointment
  • You must wear a garment that allows skin contact of the blood pressure cuff from elbow to shoulder