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We are excited to announce our eighth annual SmileCOS Free Dental Day on 11/03/23!

This event is the highlight of our year. It is a way for us to say thank you to the Colorado Springs community as well as make a positive difference in the lives of others.

We are accepting nominations now so please fill out this Nomination Form and tell us who and why we could serve with the benefit of Free Dental Care.

Please hurry though as this is a scheduled Dental Day and availablity is limited.

Note that this will not be first come first serve, it will be scheduled in advance. If you miss scheduling we will have a short call list for any cancellations day of.

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Preparing For A Tooth Extraction

Posted on 9/19/2022 by SmileCOS Dentistry
Preparing For A Tooth ExtractionBelow we will help you understand all there is to a tooth extraction. Remember to bring a summary of questions you would like to ask at your consultation with your orthodontist or dentist to discuss a dental surgery and bring that list with you. In addition, it is essential to have a comprehensive list of any drugs currently being used so that the dental practitioner can steer clear of any potentially harmful drug interactions.

Your dentist may suggest that you discontinue the use of blood thinners in the time leading up to your visit. Due to this, there will be a lower possibility of bleeding during the surgery. Blood thinners might also be used to extend the healing process after the therapy is finished.

Avoid Eating twelve Hours Before the Tooth Extraction

It would help if you did not consume anything for 12 hours before the procedure. This may lessen nausea both after and during treatment. Ask before the process whether you will need to fast as long as you get a local anesthetic. Let the qualified practitioner know if you have a medical condition, such as diabetes, that prevents you from fasting.

It is also crucial to remember that you must abstain from smoking for 12 hours before and 24 hours after the procedure. In addition, this would be a great moment to stop smoking permanently.

Get In Touch With Us

At our facility, patients of any age can get dental care of the exceptional quality that is also within their means financially. Because we want to work around your schedule, we provide dental procedures outside the typical operating hours. We ask that you not wait but contact us as soon as possible, see us at one of our locations, or schedule a meeting.
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