Our dentist at Bhargav dental clinic may determine that you need a tooth extraction for any other reason . Some teeth are extracted because they are severely decayed, other may have advance periodontal disease, or have broken a way that can not be repaired. Other teeth may need removal because they are poorly positioned in the mouth.
The removal of a single tooth can lead to problems related to your chewing ability, problems with your jaw joint and shifting teeth, that can have a major impact on your dental health.
Once the extraction or replacement of tooth is completed. You need to take pain medication as directed. Call our clinic if the medication doesn't seem to be working. If antibiotics are prescribed, continue to take them for the indicated length of time even if signs and symptoms of infection are gone. Drink lots of fluid and eat nutritious, soft food on the day of the extraction. You can eat normally as soon as you are comfortable.
It is important to resume tour normal dental routine after 24hours. This should include brushing and flossing your teeth at least once a day. This will help in healing and your mouth fresh and clean.
After a few days you should feel fine and can resume your normal activities. If you have heavy bleeding, severe pain, continued swelling for 2-3 days, or a reaction on the medication, call our clinic immediately for further assistance.