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Procedure Instructions

Before Oral or Intravenous Sedation

Below are instructions to follow before your sedation appointment.

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Follow These Instructions Prior to Dental Sedation:

  • Please do not eat or drink anything (including water) for eight hours prior to your appointment
  • A responsible adult must accompany the patient to the office, remain at the office during the procedure, drive the patient home, and monitor the patient at home
  • Please wear loose fitting clothing with sleeves which can be rolled up past the elbow
  • If you have an illness such as a facial rash, cold, sore throat, or upset stomach, please notify the office
  • If you take routine oral medications, please check with us prior to your surgical date for instructions
  • No smoking at least 12 hours before surgery. We recommend you cut down or stop smoking as soon as possible prior to the day of surgery

Please let us know if you have any questions!

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Minnesota Dental Surgery & Implant Center brings highly trained skills often found in a large dental surgery center to a friendly neighborhood office environment. Our licensed dentists have special training in various dental procedures including dental extractions, implants, and sedation.

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