Depending on what procedure is needed to achieve your goals, the type of anesthesia can vary. IV sedation is available, is more economical, and works very well for minor procedures. However, general anesthesia may be required if more work is being done. General anesthesia is provided by a Certified Nurse Anesthetist. Having anesthesia personal present ensures your safety and comfort throughout the procedure. The cost for this is included in your surgical fees.