After Crown Insertion Instructions

HOW TO TAKE CARE...

   ► Wait for numbness to wear off before eating
   ► Care for your teeth by twice daily brushing, flossing, mouthwashing
   ► Touch-up whitening of adjacent teeth to the Porcelain Crowns as instructed
   ► Avoid biting hard objects like your finger-nails, pens, bones, forks and knifes, string, fishing line   

IT'S NORMAL FOR . . . 

   ► The numbness (anaesthetic) to last for up to 4-5 hours 
   ► New shapes of teeth to effect your pronounciation for a day or two
   ► You to smile more! 

ITS OK FOR . . .

   ► The teeth to be slightly sensitive to hot or cold food and drink (this will deminish over the following days)
   ► Your gums to be slightly red and tender 

 LET US KNOW IF . . .

   ► Your bite feels uneven
   ► You notice any roughness
   ► You experience tooth-ache (approximately 5% of crowned teeth will later need Root Canal) 

 

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