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9350 Yonge St, Richmond Hill
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Post Surgery Information

Following your oral surgery, adequate rest and relaxation is required. The following are some of the common side effects and lifestyle habits that should be adopted to ensure proper healing:
  • Swelling, Bruising and Discomfort
  • Limited Mouth Opening
  • Temperature Elevation
  • Stitches
  • Bleeding
  • Spitting/Sucking
  • Oral Hygiene
  • Diet
  • Medications
Post root canal treatment
  • Complete restoration promptly
  • A little discomfort to be expected for 24 hours
  • Use over the counter medications for pain relief
Post major restoration
  • Could be sore for a day to two. If the bite is not perfect please contact us to arrange for an adjustment. Post nitrous (laughing gas) treatment
  • No big meals before or after treatment with nitrous
  • Rest before leaving office
Pre-medication needs prior to treatment
Some patients may need prophylactic antibiotics for the following conditions prior to dental treatment:
  • Prosthetic joints
  • Heart murmur or heart valve replacement
  • Immunosuppression as a result of chemotherapy
Please contact us or your family doctor if you have any of these conditions prior to treatment.

Post Implant surgery

Do not brush area for a week. Stitches will dissolve in 2 weeks. Usually a little swelling and discomfort to be expected. Antibiotics and pain killers will be supplied - please take as directed. Softer foods should be eaten for a few days and chew more on other side. No rinsing for a few days after treatment.
Post Surgery Information


Office Hours


Monday - 7:30am-9pm
Tuesday - 7:30am-9pm
Wednesday - 7:30am-9pm
Thursday - 7:30am-9pm
Friday - 7:30am-5pm
Saturday - 8:30am-5pm

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Free parking at the Sport Chek (Entrance #3)

Address


Located in the Hillcrest Mall
9350 Yonge St,
Richmond Hill, ON
L4C 5G2