Post-Op Instructions for Crowns & Bridges:
Minor discomfort of tooth and gums is to be expected for a few days. Over-the-counter medications may be needed to control discomfort. Limit chewing of hard and sticky foods on the temporary restoration. Contact our office if the temporary restoration dislodges or is not comfortable.

Post-Op Instructions for Fillings:
Minor discomfort of tooth and gums is to be expected for a few days. Over-the-counter medications may be needed to control discomfort. Limit chewing of hard and sticky foods on the restoration. Contact our office if the restoration dislodges or is not comfortable.

Post-Op Instructions for Extractions:
Minor discomfort and bleeding may occur. The use of prescribed medication or over-the-counter medication may be necessary to control discomfort. If any problems or concerns arise, please contact our office immediately.

Post-Op Instructions for Root Canals:
Minor discomfort of tooth and gums is to be expected for a few days. A prescription from your dentist or over-the-counter medication may be necessary. If soreness or swelling persists, it is very important to contact our office immediately.

Post-Op Instructions for Periodontal / Gum Therapy:
Following scaling and root planing (deep cleaning), minor discomfort of teeth and gums may be present. The use of over-the-counter medication and warm salt-water rinses should provide relief. If any concerns or questions arise, please call our office.