Post Op Instructions

PATIENT SURGERY AFTER CARE INSTRUCTIONS

DO NOT


DO NOT

Rinse, Spit, Brush, Touch Area

DO NOT

Drink from a straw or suck on candy

DO NOT

Eat/drink hot HOT foods & liquids

DO NOT

Drink Alcoholic beverages for 7 days

DO NOT

Smoke for the next 7 days

PATIENT SURGERY AFTER CARE INSTRUCTIONS

DO


Bite on gauze for next 2 hours

Change gauze if it becomes wet with blood or saliva (every 30 minutes)

USE Cold Pack

Apply for 10 minutes, take off for 10 minutes, repeat process for at least 6 hours. This prevents swelling

Start salt water rinses

4-5 times/day. Always after eating for the next 5 days

Liquid or soft diet

Is advised for the next 24 hours

Finish all antibiotics

If prescribed

Address: 2814 Sepulveda Blvd. Suite J Torrance, CA 90505
Emergency Number: (310) 539 – 5300
Dr. Kim’s Cell: (213) 500 – 4509

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    Johanna Delgadillo

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  • 9 months ago

    Dawn Lmft

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    Ram Her

    I’ve been going here for years. The office is always upbeat and cordial. My visits are quick, easy and painless. They are open early, late and on weekends. They provide free teeth cleaning kits every visit and often have money saving promotions.