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POST-OPERATIVE INSTRUCTIONS

POST OPERATIVE 
CARE FOLLOWING EXTRACTIONS IMPLANTS

To insure rapid healing and to avoid complications that could be both
harmful and painful to you, please follow these instructions carefully.

 

POST OPERATIVE INSTRUCTIONS
CARE FOLLOWING ROOT CANAL THERAPY

There are usually very few post-operative problems following root canal therapy. Endodontic treatment (root canal) is necessary when the nerve of the tooth becomes inflamed or infected. The inflammation or infection can have a variety of caused including deep decay or a crack or chip in the tooth.

 

POST OPERATIVE INSTRUCTIONS
CARE FOLLOWING COMPOSITE RESTORATIONS

You have just had one or more teeth restored with a tooth colored, bonded composite. How quickly you adjust to the new restoration depends upon the size of the restoration and the proximity to the pulp (nerve). The larger the restoration, usually the longer it will take you to become accustomed to it.

 

POST OPERATIVE INSTRUCTIONS
CARE FOLLOWING PERMANENT CEMENTATION OF

CROWNS/BRIDGES/ONLAYS/INLAYS

There are usually very few post-operative cementation problems.

 

POST OPERATIVE INSTRUCTIONS
CARE FOLLOWING SCALING/ROOT PLANING

Proper homecare is of utmost importance to improve your periodontal condition.

 


POST OPERATIVE INSTRUCTIONS
CARE FOLLOWING ZOOM IN OFFICE WHITENING
 

  • For 2 hours following appointment, do not consume coffee, tea, red wine, red sauce or tobacco.
  • SENSITIVITY: Tooth sensitivity is normal and temporary. OTC pain reliever may be taken after appointment as directed in addition to use of the ACP sensitivity relief gel. If sensitivity after whitening occurs, dispense relief gel into white trays and wear for 10-30 minutes. If trays are not available, brush product on teeth and leave on for 3 minutes. For best results, do not eat or drink for 30 minutes after relief gel application.
  • MAINTENENCE: All tooth whitening requires maintenance. Use day white or nite white take home refills for 1-3 nights every 4-6 months, depending on habits.

For whiter results following in office whitening, use day white or nite white as instructed, 24 hours after in office procedure is completed.

 

If you have any questions about your treatment, please feel free to contact the office for assistance.