sleep dentistry versus laughing gasCare Dental Camberwell approach is to provide a calm, gentle and personal, yet professional, service tailored to your specific needs. Happy Gas (or Nitrous Oxide Gas as it is officially known) can be used to treat an anxiety or fear that you might have about visiting the dentist. Whether it is a phobia, or life experiences that have created your anxiety – happy gas could be just the solution you need.

During the use of Happy Gas, you will still be conscious. You will be able to listen and respond as normal and there is no memory loss. The feeling it produces is one of relaxation and sometimes a sensation of floating.

The cost associated with the use of Happy Gas is relatively affordable. Although, it is important to keep in mind that the majority of private health insurance funds will not provide a rebate:

Our Nitrous Oxide Gas Treatment Services

The procedure to administer Happy Gas is very simple. We place a mask over your nose and administer the nitrous oxide gas combined with oxygen while you continue to breathe normally through your nose. That’s it. It really is that simple.

Why Use Nitrous Oxide Gas in Dental Treatments?

There are a number of benefits associated with using Happy Gas at your dental appointment, particularly if you suffer from acute anxiety or fear: