Dental extraction means it is time to have a tooth removed, usually because of disease, trauma or crowding. The Loudoun Smile Center team will talk you through each step of the process so you are well-prepared to recover quickly.
Extraction follow up care will help you feel more comfortable and help with the healing process. Call us right away if you experience any swelling or discomfort.
- Brush and floss but avoid the teeth next to where the tooth was removed
- Refrain from smoking
- Don’t rinse your mouth vigorously
- Avoid drinking through a straw for 24 hours
- Follow the diet recommend by Loudoun Smile Center