Managing Pain

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Managing Pain

There are many methods for relieving oral pain. They include:

  • Ice packs on the affected area.
  • Avoiding hard candy or ice.
  • Avoiding sleeping on your stomach.

Dentists use a wide array of pain management tools, including:

  • Anesthetics such as Novocaine.
  • Analgesics such as aspirin or ibuprofen.
  • Sedatives, including a procedure known as "conscious sedation" or general sedation (also known as "deep sedation").
Arsen Adjemian, D.D.S.
5713 NW. 64th Terrace
Kansas City, MO 64151
(816) 587-2400
(816) 587-4712 fax

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