Post-Op Instructions: Extractions

Post-Op Instructions

TOOTH EXTRACTIONS: CARE INSTRUCTIONS After having a tooth extraction, there are some things you must do on your own to ensure the extraction site heals well in a timely manner. In order for your body to heal well, you should minimize your activity for a period of time after having an extraction. Your dentist will recommend the appropriate time period to you. As your body heals, a blood clot will form within the extraction socket. This blood...