Sedation Dentistry Jacksonville FL

Sedation Dentistry Helps Children with Dental Anxiety

At Weaver & Stratton, we offer sedation dentistry, Jacksonville and Saint. Johns, FL so your child's experience is more pleasant. We recognize that some of our young patients may feel anxious or apprehensive about receiving dental care. Our dentists and staff work hard to make sure that your child has a comfortable, positive dental experience. We are pleased to offer sedation dentistry at our pediatric dental offices in Jacksonville and Saint Johns, FL. Feeling anxious about visiting the dentist should never prevent your child from having a beautiful, healthy smile.

Is my child a good candidate for sedation dentistry?

Any patient who experiences dental anxiety is a good candidate for sedation dentistry. If your child has any of the following fears or concerns, ask our pediatric dentist Jacksonville or Saint Johns, FL about sedation dentistry as an option for their next dental treatment:

  • Extreme dental anxiety or fear of visiting the dentist
  • Fear of needles and/or shots
  • Have had a traumatic dental experience in the past
  • Can't handle the smells or noise of being at a dentist's office
  • Have overly sensitive teeth, a strong gag reflex, or trouble getting numb
  • Require more complex dental treatment
  • Feel self-conscious about your teeth
  • Wish to have a more comfortable dental treatment

For our children patients who need sedation dentistry, we are pleased to offer the services of Dr. Dennis Stone, pediatric anesthesiologist. Our pediatric dentist, Dr. Stone administers the IV sedations in our office. The IV sedation procedures are performed in our office as opposed to in the operating room of the hospital. To learn more about Dr. Stone and this very safe and effective procedure, please visit

If you feel that your child could benefit from sedation dentistry and you live near Jacksonville, FL or St. Johns, FL, please contact us and let us help your child to have the best experience.


Sedation Dentistry Jacksonville FL | Weaver & Stratton (904) 264-5437