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How does anesthesia for wisdom teeth extraction usually work?
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Dr. David Rosenfeld
Pain Management
3 doctors agree
In brief: Local plus sedation
Nitrous oxide combined with IV sedatives and local anesthetic is most common.

In brief: Local plus sedation
Nitrous oxide combined with IV sedatives and local anesthetic is most common.
Dr. David Rosenfeld
Dr. David Rosenfeld
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Dr. Richard Pollard
Anesthesiology
In brief: Light Sedation
Usually this operation can be done with local anesthesia and light sedation.
Some dentists use valium , other might use a combination of medications including nitrous oxide.

In brief: Light Sedation
Usually this operation can be done with local anesthesia and light sedation.
Some dentists use valium , other might use a combination of medications including nitrous oxide.
Dr. Richard Pollard
Dr. Richard Pollard
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Dr. Richard Rosenthal
Pain Management
In brief: See Below
General anesthesia is a state in which the brain is put into a deep sleep and the pain centers are blocked.
In addition, the dentist usually uses a local anesthetic in the area of surgery.

In brief: See Below
General anesthesia is a state in which the brain is put into a deep sleep and the pain centers are blocked.
In addition, the dentist usually uses a local anesthetic in the area of surgery.
Dr. Richard Rosenthal
Dr. Richard Rosenthal
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