After Tooth Extraction Instructions
HOW TO TAKE CARE...
► Wait for numbness to wear off before eating
► Take a mild pain relief tablet as prescribed to assist with any light awareness from your treatment (if you feel necessary)
► Avoid eating, chewing and brushing the area around the dental implant until your next followup visit
► Follow Post-Surgery Instruction Brochure (link at top of page)
IT'S NORMAL FOR . . .
► The numbness (anaesthetic) to last for up to 4-5 hours
► Discomfort for 24-48 hours, managed with mild-moderate Pain Relief
ITS OK FOR . . .
► Some discomfort
► Some bruising
LET US KNOW IF . . .
► Bleeding continues
► Discomfort is not improving markedly by day three
► Anything dislodges
► You have any other concerns