- Anesthesia is used whenever a dental procedure has the potential to be painful
- Local anesthesia is the most common form of anesthesia used in a dental office
- General anesthesia is used for procedures such as wisdom teeth extraction
Many of the patients we see at our Orem, Utah dental office are parents of small children. When I examine such families, I always make sure to impart the advice recommended by the ADA and my dental school pediatric classes, that is, brushing and flossing for at least two minutes, twice a day, seven...