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

  • 3 months ago

    Delnaz Khosravian

    I am a new patient and the minute I walked in I was greeted by the warm and welcoming staff in the front. I did not have to wait to long for my appt. I was taken in the back and loved how everything w...
  • 5 months ago

    Dawn Lmft

    For many years I avoided the dental work that I needed because of the experiences I had with dentists in the past. When I met Dr. Kim and he spoke to me about the dental work I needed, I felt such a ...
  • 17 days ago

    Kareko P.

    Dr. Steve Kim has been amazing during all of my visits to his office! I've had to get multiple crowns and an emergency root canal and have had no problems...
  • 15 days ago

    Mary King

    I've been coming to Dr. Kim's office since his location was in Gardena. Both him and his staff are very friendly and professional. My daughter like other little ones were so terrified if seeing a dent...
  • 1 month ago

    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.