How do I get put to sleep for surgery?

See below. http://www.webmd.com/pain-management/tc/anesthesia-topic-overview#1 You may consult the site given above for general information on anesthesia. The medications may be given by vein or it can be gases that are inhaled. Wish you good health!

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Do you get put to sleep during club thumb surgery or do you feel everything?

Anesthesia. Options are being awake or delayed along with a local nerve block, or being fully asleep. Don't worry, while there may be some small things along the way that are uncomfortable, you won't feel the surgery. Hope this helps! Read more...

Please help me with this? Scared about being put to sleep in surgery?

This is not an. Unusual fear. If you are terrified then you might wish to consider some cognitive behavioral therapy prior to your surgery. Acupuncture can also help you to be relaxed prior to anesthesia. Make sure that you let the medical staff know so that they can help you through the experience. Read more...

Do you think I should choose to be put to sleep for oral surgery?

Safe Sedation. For your comfort and so your procedure runs more smoothly, eliminating any possible negative experience for you, i would recommend it. A good video to watch produced by the aaoms on safe anesthesia can be found here: http://youtu.Be/8tg040oyxpq. Read more...
Personal choice. That is a very personal decision and should be made after a discussion between you and the dentist who will be performing the surgery. Each case\person is different. The vast majority of my patients are completely comfortable with local anesthesia (and 'sweet air') and are not sorry for their decision afterward. Some prefer to have IV sedation and for them that is the best and right decision. Read more...
Yes. Depending on your health status IV sedation is always easier on you and your doctor. Read more...
Depends. This is a personal choice that should be made after consultation with your oral surgeon. It depends on many factors such as the type and length of procedure being done, medical history, anxiety level, presence of infection etc. Read more...

During club thumb surgery are you put to sleep or do u feel everything??

What, no feelings ? The surgery can be performed either under general anesthesia(asleep) or local anesthesia(just your thumb). Either way, you should not feel any pain other that a small needle stick. Read more...

Need docs help! I am getting surgery on my mouth in 2 weeks & I'm scared to be put to sleep with a shot?

Check this site. To learn more about anesthesia: http://www.Groupanesthesia.Com/patientguide.Html. Ask your anesthesiologist any specific question you have and let him or her know about your fears. Take care. Read more...