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Postoperative Care Instructions

After your child undergoes a dental procedure, there are things you can do at home to make sure they heal correctly and don’t undo everything we just did at the office. We’ll go over all of these tips when you come to see us, but if your child (or you) need a little reminder, we’ve included them here for your convenience. If you have any questions about what to do, don’t hesitate to contact us.

Oral Care After Local Anesthetic

Local anesthesia to the jaw will most likely cause the tongue, teeth, lips, and surrounding tissues to go to sleep or feel numb. When you take your child home after a procedure requiring local anesthesia, please keep the following in mind:

Post-Extraction Care

Care for Dental Sealants

Care for Space Maintainers

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Dr. Mira Albert Pediatric Dentist (630) 504-2223 (630) 504-2229