How to Care for Your Teeth After a Tooth Extraction

Tooth extractions are a common dental procedure, whether due to decay, infection, overcrowding, or wisdom teeth removal. While the process might seem daunting, knowing how to properly care for your teeth after an extraction can make the recovery smoother and less painful. Here’s a comprehensive guide to help you through the healing process and ensure you maintain optimal oral health.

Tooth Extraction Care

Immediate Aftercare: The First 24 Hours

Ongoing Care: Days 2-7

Long-Term Care: Weeks 2 and Beyond

Take Control of Your Oral Health

Caring for your teeth after an extraction is essential for a smooth recovery and to prevent complications. By following these guidelines, you can ensure a quicker healing process and maintain a healthy smile.

If you have any questions or concerns about your post-extraction care, don’t hesitate to reach out to our dental office at South Kitchener Dentistry. Our team is here to support you every step of the way. Schedule your next appointment with us today, by calling us at (519)748-9200, and let us help you achieve and maintain optimal oral health!

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