Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons provide sophisticated, safe, and effective anesthesia services in their office including intravenous (IV) sedation and general anesthesia. The safety of this administration is well documented with long term studies of board certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons providing anesthesia in an office setting. During his hospital training and residency program, Dr. Abbey received extensive training in medical and dental anesthesia and pain control. This training includes clinical and hospital experience in anesthesia techniques, from local anesthesia to sedation to general anesthesia. His licensure in the state of Florida includes a General Anesthesia permit. If there are any questions about the anesthesia provided in our office, please do not hesitate to ask Dr. Abbey or any member of our staff.