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Will my medical aid pay for the sedation?

Sedation practitioners have a good understanding with most medical aids and they are aware of […]

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Can my child be sedated?

Yes. It is a well-tried method in children for small procedures and dental work. However, […]

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Is sedation safe?

Yes. Sedation is a safe alternative to General Anaesthesia in the trained and equipped doctors’ hands.  […]

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What is the EMLA patch?

The doctors from Sedation Connect mostly us an intravenous sedation technique and need to insert […]

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If I’m “conscious” during the operation – would I experience pain?

The goal of sedation is to control anxiety and pain during operations.  The drugs used, […]

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How long does it take to wake up after an operation?

It depends on the drugs used, the individual response to the drugs and the time […]

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Will I feel ill after the procedure?

Nausea is very seldom experienced, as one of the drugs used in sedation, has a […]

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After the procedure, would I be lucid enough to drive and go back to work?

You should be able to leave the aftercare in 15 to 40 minutes. You should […]

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Can any doctor administer sedations?

Training in the field of sedation is imperative and therefore only well trained doctors should […]