Sleep Dentistry Melbourne

At The Smile Designer Dental Studio in Melbourne, we offer Sleep Dentistry to help relieve your dental anxiety and overcome any dental fear.The longer our dental problems are left untreated, the worse it will become over time. One of the major reasons why people don’t visit the dentist is because of dental fear and anxiety. Our aim is to provide a relaxing environment where our patients are listened to so we can provide options to overcome these issues. Our well-located dental studio is on the border of Thornbury and South Preston, and is easily accessible from surrounding suburbs like Brunswick, Northcote and Heidelberg.

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Sedation Sleep Dentistry In Melbourne

Sedation sleep dentistry is perfect for when you need a complicated or nerve-wracking procedure done, but you aren’t too comfortable with the process. At The Smile Designer, we utilise the latest technology to bring you high-quality sleep dentistry and sedation dentistry in Melbourne. Sedation dentistry allows for a more pain-free and quicker experience as you’re put to sleep while the procedure takes place – ensuring that you don’t feel any pressure and wake up to your treatment fully completed.We understand that past experiences may be an issue when it comes to dental procedures. General anxieties and fears may be sparked when needing to undergo a complicated dental treatment, and therefore, we offer reliable sedation sleep dentistry for patients who need it most. Sedation dentistry is tailored towards the individual as well as the treatment is completed. The method of administration is personalised, which means you will receive a level of sedation dentistry that will guarantee a comfortable, stress-free dental experience.Although sedation dentistry and sleep dentistry are extremely similar, there are small differences between the two and how they work.Sedation Dentistry – Sedation dentistry refers to the administration of medications that cause deep relaxation and drowsiness. The patient will not go to sleep, but instead, will feel extremely relaxed. This means that they will be awake throughout the entire procedure, however, won’t feel any anxiety over it and in some cases, won’t actually remember it. Sedation dentistry is perfect for when you don’t want to be put to sleep but want to alleviate some of the worries and stresses that come hand in hand with a complex dental procedure or operation.Sleep Dentistry – Sleep dentistry is the alternative to sedation dentistry and is when the patient is put to sleep under general anaesthesia. Usually, sleep dentistry is utilised in procedures that are longer and much more complicated or for patients who have extreme cases of anxiety.At The Smile Designer, our professional team of dentists will help you understand the difference between sleep dentistry and sedation dentistry and will determine which pathway is the right option for you. For more information on sedation sleep dentistry, contact our experts today.

Why Should I Use Sleep Dentistry?

The biggest and most popular reason to use sleep dentistry is to overcome dental fear. The idea of pain and post-operation recovery can be tormenting and cause us to constantly overthink. With sleep dentistry, you can bypass all this by relying on our dentists to keep you safe while undergoing your procedure. With sleep dentistry, you get the desired outcome without the hard yards – it’s perfect for overcoming dental fear and ensuring a comfortable process, for both you and our dentists.

What Are My Sleep Dentistry Options?

Together, we will decide how we can overcome your dental fear and anxiety. Our dentists at The Smile Designer have been treatment anxious patients for a long time, and are experienced in helping you overcome these fears. We will go through options such as inhalation sedation, in-house twilight sedation, and general anaesthetic options.

How Can The Smile Designer Help?

The starting point to getting to understand you is your first initial consultation. A full examination with all the relevant x-ray’s and imaging are taken, to get a clear understanding of what needs to be done. We will sit down and listen to all your concerns, gain an understanding of what our goals are for treatment and the desired outcome we want to achieve. We will also go through costs and work around your budget with payment plan options if needed.

Do You Offer Payment Plans?

Yes, we will go through all your options, set up a budget that suits your needs, and work through payment solutions with you.Most people find that after the initial consultation, the proposed treatment solutions are not what they had initially thought and their experience at the dentists have changed for the better. So contact us now at The Smile Designer Dental Studio.

FAQ’S About Sleep Dentistry

How much does sleep dentistry cost?

The cost of sleep dentistry is completely dependent on the individual case. In some instances, sleep dentistry can be quite costly if the procedure is quite complex. However, other times, the cost may be low if the procedure isn’t incredibly time-consuming. At The Smile Designer, we try to keep our prices low so that everyone has the option of attaining high-quality dental case when it matters most. For more information on prices, contact us today, and we’ll discuss your needs in detail.

What is sleep dentistry?

Sleep dentistry is where the patient is put to sleep under a general anaesthetic. This ensures that the patient doesn’t feel any pain as the procedure takes place. Sleep dentistry is mainly used in treatments and operations that are time-consuming or more complicated. It is also helpful for patients who are extremely anxious or have a bad case of dental fear. For more information on sleep dentistry and how it works, contact our team of experts at The Smile Designer.

Where is your dental clinic located?

We are located in Melbourne at 118-120 High street, Thornbury. We are on the border of Thornbury and South Preston, close to Bell Street, and just a stones throw away from surrounding suburbs like Northcote, Brunswick, Preston and Heidelberg.

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Our Preston dental clinic remains open 5 days a week. We offer morning and evening appointments to cater to your busy lifestyle. We invite and welcome all new patients as well existing patients to our state-of-the-art clinic to experience a smile journey like no other.
Our quality dental treatments at an affordable price range will make you love visiting us. For more information on our services and payment plan, Contact us today on (03)9034 5949 or You can also use our online form or our online booking platform to schedule an appointment with us.