16600 Birkdale Commons Parkway Suite A Huntersville, NC 28078 phone 704.655.8008 fax 704.655.8007
Your anesthesia will wear off in approximately 1 to 3 hours after the procedure. It is very important not to chew on the numb side (to prevent biting tongue, lip, etc.) until the anesthesia wears off.
Your tooth (or teeth) may be sensitive to hot, cold or pressure after this procedure. Your gum tissue may also be tender. This is completely normal. The more invasive the procedure, the more sensitivity you may experience. The possible symptoms of hot, cold or pressure will cease within a few days to a couple of weeks. In very few instances, this sensitivity could last longer than a couple of weeks. As long as your teeth or gums are continuing to feel better (not staying the same or getting worse), there is no need for concern.
Dr. Vaughan has extensive experience with implant restoration, all porcelain crown, and bridge restorations?
Contact us today for more information. Feel comfortable in knowing that your restorations are in experienced hands.