The Wand System
The Wand is an injection system which replaces the traditional syringe. Using computerised technology, the Wand delivers a supply of anaesthetic in a slow comfortable manner through a small hand piece which looks and is held similar to a pen. As anaesthesia is delivered at low pressure and a slow rate this results in a more comfortable experience for patients. The Wand can be used when treating anxious children and adults, as well as patients who are needle phobic.
We provide a panoramic X-ray machine that takes a two dimensional image of the entire mouth. It is quicker to take than a traditional dental x-ray and the image is clearer and can benefit a lot of our patients.
We are able to offer dental treatment with Inhalation Sedation for children and adults who experience dental anxiety. Patients are usually referred to our service by their dentist and must meet our acceptance criteria.
Very young children and patients with special needs may not be able to receive routine dental care such as extractions in the dental surgery in the normal way. It may be necessary for treatment to be performed under General Anaesthesia.
Patients who are unable to transfer to a dental chair and do not use a wheelchair which can be reclined, can be treated in surgery at our clinics in Gloucester, Stroud and Cheltenham.
It is important that patients feel comfortable and supported whilst receiving their dental treatment. We have bariatric facilities at our clinics in Gloucester, Stroud and Cheltenham.
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