Dentist Office

Procedures Suited to Sedation

Sedation with or without topical anaesthesia: 

  • Upper gastrointestinal flexible endoscopy
  • Lower intestinal endoscopy

  • Flexible bronchoscopy

  • Extracorporeal shock-wave lithotripsy

  • Transvaginal ovum retrieval and other in-vitro fertilisation procedures

  • Dermatology procedures e.g. removal of molluscum contagiosum, photodynamic therapy

  • Dermatological laser therapy

  • Cystoscopy

  • Arthroscopy and peripheral orthopaedic procedures

  • Dilatation and curettage, vaginal hysterectomy and repairs, perineal surgery

  • Herniorrhaphy, haemorrhoidectomy, EUA

  • Angiography, pacemaker insertion, vascular access catheters

  • Transurethral resection of tumours of the prostate