What to Expect After A Tooth Extraction

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What to Expect Following Your Tooth Extraction

Bleeding

  1. Place a 1 inch (2.5 cm) thick pad of moistened gauze over the surgery/bleeding site as needed 
  2. Firmly bite down on the gauze for 30 minutes
  3. Repeat the first two steps, as needed, with fresh gauze, using finger pressure to hold the gauze if you cannot firmly bite on it.
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Swelling

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Post-Operative Self-Care

Nutrition

Oral Hygiene

Physical Activities

Medications

Sedation

Denture or Partial Dentures

Sinus Grafting & Sinus Precautions

Surgical Instructions

How To Schedule An Appointment

To receive your initial consultation with one of our oral surgeons, please contact your family dentist and ask to be referred.

CVOS Oral Surgery improves people's quality of life through the successful treatment of conditions involving the mouth, jaw, face, and skull.

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