Patient Follow Up Care

Wellness Follow Up After Care

The surgery site needs to be examined to assure that healing is progressing normally or uneventful. There are several unforeseen problems that can arise after any surgical procedure. If you suspect any problems with the normal course of healing, do not hesitate to call immediately. It may require additional therapy or emergency medical attention. If you have any questions or concerns call our 24 Hour Dentist® office at : 1-800-476-6416 or 773-476-7246.

IMPORTANT:
If you experience any severe swelling, prolonged bleeding, severe prolonged pain, high fever, dizziness, allergic type reactions, etc. That concern you, please call us immediately. In the event you cannot reach us or we do not return your call within a reasonable time . Go to the emergency room or dial 911 for immediate medical attention.

POSSIBLE POST SURGICAL PROBLEMS

Elevated Fever

Monitor your temperature for the first 24-48 hours. Any elevated temperature should be reported to our office.

Allergic Reaction

Generalized rash, itching and etc.

Swelling Prolonged

Some swelling during the first 24-48 hours can be expected.

Medications

Some prescribed medications may have an adverse interaction effect on your whole body health condition and active prescription medications as it relates to definitive diagnosis, the treatment prognosis and the healing process to wellness.

Supplements And Foods

Some of them or its substance content may have an adverse affect or may be contraindicated for the healing process to be quick and uneventful.

Dry Socket

This is sometimes a problem after surgery but rare to none at our office. The symptoms associated with dry socket are constant moderate to severe pain, bad taste, putrid odor, and poor clot formation at surgical site. Occurring 3-7 days following the procedure. IF YOU BELIEVE THAT YOU HAVE ANY OF THESE SYMPTOMS CALL OUR OFFICE IMMEDIATELY.