Patient Information Post-Operative Instructions After Tooth Extraction Please do the following:
Don't rinse your mouth or spit saliva. Please swallow your saliva.
Bite on the gauze provided to stop the bleeding.Change a new gauze when it is wet
Take your medications as instructed. Please finish the course of antibiotics unless you develop a drug allergy.
Expect some swelling and stiffness of the jaw for a few days.
Please try not to smoke or consume alcohol .
Please return for the follow-up appointment to remove your stitches (if there was a need to have them placed during the surgery).
Please call our emergency number 96316136 after office hours if the bleeding is uncontrollable.
Instructions for Maintenance After your BriteSmile Whitening:
After the procedure, please do not consume dark foods (i.e. coffee, tea, dark soft drinks, red wine, dark sauces) in order to minimize any shade relapse.
After your home teeth whitening:
After your home teeth whitening, please avoid smoking and dark stain food or drinks to reduce the stains accumulating again. After you have achieved the teeth colour that you like, you may want to maintain it by using the home bleaching kit periodically.