Anesthesia Options

rest-areaBefore Intravenous Anesthesia

  • Patient must fast 6 hours prior to surgery (The patient may have clear liquids up to 2 hours prior.
  • Patient must have ride to and from the office. The ride must remain in the office while surgery takes place.
  • Patient must wear a short sleeve shirt.

Local Anesthesia

Numbing injection given in needed areas.

Nitrous Oxide and Local Anesthesia

Nitrous oxide gas is administered to give a relaxed awake state. Numbing injections are then given in needed areas.

General Anesthesia/ IV Sedation

Intravenous medications will be given to produce a semi conscious or unconscious condition. Following this form of anesthesia the patient must not drive or operate a vehicle or machinery for 24 hours following the surgery.