How to Prepare for Gum Surgery
Gum surgery is often needed for patients experiencing severe forms of gum disease. There are several types of surgery, and while the preparation is different depending on your unique needs, you can expect a fairly similar process. Here are some of the steps needed to prepare for gum surgery:
- Consultation: If you haven't already, visiting a dentist should be your first step. You need to have your gum disease evaluated and examined to determine how severe it is, and whether or not you need surgery. Your dentist will be able to identify your needs and will advise you on the right treatment or surgery for your specific severity.
- Pre-surgery medications: Your dentist may ...