Peter Thompson DDS

Sedation Dentistry


Did you know that millions of Americans suffer from dental anxiety? Dr. Thompson and our staff want you to know that your concerns are taken seriously, and that we have a solution for you. Don’t let a minor dental problem progress into a major (not to mention costly) issue because of your dental anxiety. Let us help you get the care you need today with sedation dentistry.

If the very thought of going to the dentist makes you anxious and scared, your Portales dentist, Dr. Thompson’s use of sedation dentistry may be an excellent option for you.  Sedation dentistry has been practiced safely and effectively for over thirty years, for all kinds of dental procedures from routine cleanings to complicated dental reconstructions.

Do you:

  • Have excessive fears about dental appointments?
  • Hate needles or shots?
  • Fear the noises and sounds associated with a dental office?
  • Have a strong gag reflex?
  • Have a hard time sitting through lengthy appointments?

Using one of several sedation options, Dr. Thompson can ease these fears to help you through your dental appointment and get you on your way to the beautiful smile you’ve always wanted. If you have any questions about sedation dentistry, or would like to schedule an appointment with your Portales dentist, Dr. Thompson, please contact our office today at (575) 268-0007.