Sedation Services

Betar Dental provides multiple options to help make your treatment as comfortable as possible. We offer general, IV, and oral sedation to provide the dental services you need. Sedation services benefit those with dental anxiety and special needs.

Dr. Betar is a member of the UPMC Altoona Medical Staff in the Department of Specialized Surgery, Clinical Service of Dentistry. This allows Dr. Betar to provide dental services to children and adults under general anesthesia at UPMC Altoona Outpatient Surgery Center.

Dr. Betar provides IV deep sedation in his office with the use of a Dental Anesthesiologist.

Dr. Betar has a Restricted I Anesthesia Permit which enables him to provide moderate IV sedation to adults and children thirteen years of age or older. He also offers Nitrous Oxide sedation for additional anxiety relief.

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    Excellent dental practice. They are caring and professional. Betar dental attends to every detail and makes each patient feel like they are the only patient in the office!

    Susan of Altoona, PA

    I love Betar Dental. The technicians and doctors are compassionate and understanding I suffer a great deal of anxiety when seeing the dentist. They all tell me what they are doing and give me frequent breaks. I highly recommend.

    Ann of Altoona, PA

    Very thorough, patient and qualified.


    Staff & Dentist were great! My son fell on the playground and I was concerned about his teeth. They examined him and addressed my concerns without hesitation.

    Gage of Claysburg, PA

    They are fantastic with kids here. If you have a young first time patient or maybe a child who is a bit nervous? This will put them right at ease.

    Caleb of Altoona, PA