Pain Relief Sedation
In some cases the clinic can use Pentrox or IV Sedation to reduce pain.
Penthrox ‘The Green Whistle’
Penthrox Inhaler is a hand-held single use device for the self-administration of Penthrox (methoxyflurane) to aid in the relief of pain. It is a clear, colourless liquid with a characteristic fruity smell that becomes a gas once poured into Penthrox inhaler.
Since first used by Dr Vera & Dr Joseph Georghy in August 2002, the indications are expanding. It is increasingly used for Dental & Cosmetic procedures.
‘Twilight light’ sedation is the use of intravenous sedation, administered and monitored by a qualified and experienced Medical Doctor.
Please note: ‘Any surgical or invasive procedure carries risks. Before proceeding, you should seek a second opinion from an appropriately qualified health practitioner.’