Will Sleep Dentistry help you? Do you suffer any of the following?
  • High anxiety at the thought of a dental visit?
  • A traumatic past dental experience?
  • Difficulty responding to numbing methods?
  • Time poor?
  • Strong gag reflexes?
  • Needle phobia?
  • Unease due to the noises and sounds associated to dental treatment?

Siana Dental understands that dental anxiety impacts a large number of patients. To help ease stress and promote relaxation, Siana Dental offers both IV Sedation (also known as “sleep dentistry”) as well as inhalation sedation (also known as “happy gas”).

Dr Max has been incorporating these methods into his treatments for over 20 years. His results have been so successful that other dental professionals have no hesitation referring their anxious patients to him.

Siana Dental is one of the only dental practices with an AHPRA endorsed sedation practitioner who is licensed in Sleep Dentistry in Melbourne. Most noteworthy, Dr Max has been performing Sleep Dentistry for over 18 years, both in the UK and in Australia so you can rest assured you are in very safe and experienced hands!

Sleep Dentistry is a safe method for treating nervous, fearful and anxious patients. We are happy to answer any questions you may have so call us today.

Dr Max and his team can usually book you in for treatment after your first visit. This will save you time, anxiety and costs.

Dr Max is highly trained in multidisciplines and travels internationally (UK, USA, South America) to bring the latest techniques to Melbourne therefore, all of your treatment can be performed in one location at Siana Dental.


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Sleep Dentistry

We are one of the only dental practices in Victoria with an experienced practising dentist who is licensed to sedate and treat patients therefore, we can save you multiple consultation visits and can usually book you straight in for treatment after your first visit. This saves you time, anxiety and costs however, your safety is never compromised.

IV sedation, also known as sleep dentistry or twilight dentistry, is a completely safe technique. Sleep Dentistry creates patient comfort to unparalleled levels because of the use of sedatives which makes nervous, fearful or anxious patients snooze through their dental appointments. You will have little or no memory of the appointment furthermore it is likely that you will not even remember any sounds or smells.

You can have complex full mouth treatments completed all in one visit

Dr Max is one of only a few accredited dentists in Australia able to perform this procedure. Dr Max is an endorsed conscious sedation practitioner therefore an anaesthetist is not required for treatment however, registered anaesthetic nurse is always present. You are continually monitored and observed so your safety is never compromised.

Dr Max has 20 years’ experience with sleep dentistry and he has treated over 2000 patients so you are in very safe hands.

Patients who can benefit from Sedation Dentistry:

  • Have high anxiety about dental visits
  • Have had traumatic dental experiences in the past
  • Are receiving complex treatments/surgery/implants
  • Have difficulty getting numb
  • Simply do not have the time or desire for multiple visits
  • Have a strong gag reflex
  • Have TMJ /jaw troubles or find it uncomfortable to open their mouth for extended periods
  • Are afraid of needles
  • Hate the noises and/or smells associated with dental care


Frequently Asked Questions about Sleep Dentistry

Sleep Dentistry in Hampton Vic


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Siana Dental accepts all major health funds


598 Hampton Street
(entry via South Rd)

Hampton, VIC, 3188

Opening Hours

Monday 9:00am - 5:00pm Tuesday 9:00am - 7:00pm Wednesday* 9:00am - 1:30pm Thursday 8:00am - 5:00pm Friday 7:30am - 2:00pm