Nitrous Oxide

Laugh Your Way To A Better Smile

We can turn fear into fun with nitrous oxide. It’s a safe gas that can take away both pain and anxiety.
Nitrous Oxide

What is Nitrous Oxide?

Nitrous oxide or laughing gas is an effective and, most importantly, safe sedative option for patients. Your dentist near you may offer this option, to help you feel more relaxed, comfortable, and at ease during specific dental procedures performed. Nitrous oxide near you will not cause you to fall asleep; you will remain awake and responsive. Unlike other sedative options, nor does it require an IV or oral medication. Instead, your dentist will simply place a small-sized mask over your nose in which you will breathe through. In just a few minutes that effects of nitrous oxide in Winnipeg, MB R2P 2Z3 will take effect. Once you remove the mask, the effects will wear off swiftly.

What Are the Advantages?

Nitrous oxide works rapidly. In only 20 seconds, the effects reach your brain. The relaxation and pain-killing properties will develop in 2 to 3 minutes. Additionally, there is no “hangover” effect of nitrous oxide in Winnipeg, MB R2P 2Z3. In 3 to 5 minutes, the gas is released from the body after your dentist removes the mask. You will be able to drive home safely without an escort for a more convenient visit. Also, this colourless and odourless gas is appropriate for children and adults. With sedation dentistry, you can enjoy relaxing, stress-free, and more efficient dental treatments.

Don’t let fear get in the way of maintaining good oral health and wellbeing! To learn more about sedative dentistry near you, consult with your dentist.

We are excited to Welcome you back starting May 4th, 2020.
We truly appreciate your patience and support!

What you need to know:
• We are only seeing dental emergencies and urgent care at this point.
• If you had an appointment from March 17th – May 4th, we will be reaching out to you to reschedule your appointment.
• If you have an appointment after May 4th, we will be reaching out to you to adjust if necessary.
• Our online booking is temporarily disabled for regular appointments, If you would like to book an appointment please call us at 204-694-2042.

What to expect:
• When you enter the office we will require that you be pre-screened
• Our front door will be locked. Please remain in your vehicle when you arrive, and call us to let us know that you are here
• Only the patient will be able to enter the office, unless you are coming with your child or someone elderly and they need your assistance
• Your temperature will be taken, hand sanitizer is mandatory
• All staff members will be required to have temperature taken and hand sanitize as well upon entering
• All staff will be wearing personal protective equipment according to the Manitoba Dental Association guidelines and protocols for COVID-19

Our commitment to you:
• Patients will not be permitted in our waiting room at this time
• We have hand sanitizer at each desk for our patients to hand sanitize before leaving
• If you have a mask or equivalent face covering please bring it to you appointment, otherwise we will provide one for you
• Our front desk area and debit machine will be fully sanitized between patients
• Washrooms will be fully sanitized between uses and on a regular basis, including door handles etc.