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Post-Operation Advice After Apical Surgery

There will be swelling and pain after the surgery for 1- 2 weeks. The following are necessary advice that will aid in the healing of the wound site.

  1. During rinsing, please gargle gently. Also do not brush the wound area for 3 days. This is to ensure that the sutures can stay intact.
  2. An antiseptic mouthwash will be provided. It is to be used twice a day for 7 days.
  3. It is advisable to consume soft diet for 2 to 3 days.
  4. Smoking can affect wound healing in the mouth and patients should refrain from smoking for 4 days.
  5. Please consume the prescribed painkillers and antibiotics as instructed.
  6. An appointment will be given to remove the sutures. Please return for the appointment and the wound site can also be reviewed.
  7. Please call the clinic if any problem arises
    (65) 67347790 (During Office Hours Tel)
    (65) 67347736 (After Office Hours Tel)

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