Post-Operative Instructions for a Tooth Extraction
Watch this video to learn about caring for your extraction site after a tooth is removed.
Post-operative instructions for tooth extractions. Typically what we’ll do is we’ll put a dressing into the socket and then we’ll put a suture in to hold the dressing in. Common sense precautions. Don’t spit real hard, don’t suck on a straw real hard, when you’re cleaning and when you’re brushing, be gentle.
Maybe just rinse around the around the area instead of brushing around the area, and when you’re spitting out the water, kind of let it drop out instead of spitting real hard.