For many, the idea of visiting a dentist can cause enough anxiety to postpone routine visits and avoid taking care of issues when they are small. When fear interferes with proper dental care, it generally leads to larger, more significant & more expensive types of treatment being necessitated.
Dr. Austria at Bethany Family Dental understands when the fearful patients come to the dentist becuase of pain the idea of treatment can be an overwhelming experience.
Intravenous Sedation (IV) is a solution for many apprehensive patients who require dental treatment. Dr. Austria received his training at Oregon Health Science University (OHSU) and is certified with the Oregon State Board and with the American Dental Association.