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What type of anesthesia will I need for hemisection dental surgery?

Hemisection dental surgery, like other dental procedures, can be safely and comfortably performed with local anesthesia. But each person is unique, and some may prefer to have sedation in addition to a local anesthetic. If you will be undergoing hemisection surgery, talk to your dentist about your preferences and any medical conditions. He or she will help you to determine which type of anesthesia offers the greatest benefits and the least risks.

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