Extractions – Child

  • Extraction ChildNo drinking with straws.
  • No vigorous rinsing and spitting.
  • Brush your teeth, however avoid the surgical area.
  • Don’t eat sharp (like chips), gritty, seedy, or spicy foods. Eat soft, nutritious foods.  Ice cream or frozen yogurt is a great option, however only smooth ice creams, stay away from anything with chips, chunks, or nuts.
  • Children’s Advil or Tylenol can be taken for any discomfort.
  • For any bleeding, apply gauze with light pressure (biting).
  • For any swelling, apply an ice pack and call our office.