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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Trager
54 years experience Dentistry
No fumare: Smoking will delay clotting and healing and could lead to dry socket which will cause you so much pain you may want to give up smoking which isn't a ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Simon Rosenberg
45 years experience Dentistry
Try to Stop: You need to stop for at least 24-36 hours. Since you will have stopped, you should consider using this time to stop for the good of your health, reduc ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amin Ashrafzadeh
23 years experience Ophthalmology
Give up smoking!: Smoking is not good for your health! but there should be no issue with regards to your recovery! have a blast!
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Howard Schneider
33 years experience Pediatric Dentistry
Depends on healing: While i don't condone smoking any thing at any time as it is bad for your overall health... To answer your question. It depends on how fast you heal. ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
Hopefully never: We suggest at least a few days, longer if possible. Maybe now would be a good time to stop smoking. Smoking can cause cancer, as I am sure you alrea ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
59 years experience Internal Medicine
Tooth extraction: Yes it's okay if no infection there.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
Smoking is : Never ok. However, 4 days after the surgery if no complications or pain you can go back to your daily routine. Take this opportunity to quit smoking. ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Not recommended: Research results seem to show that marijuana can start a young person's schizophrenia sooner than if he did not use marijuana. If one has any family h ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Post op instructions: Your oral surgeon will give you a list of dos and don'ts for you to follow.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Koos
20 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
A good "rule" to : Follow for the first week - anything that you can very easily separate with a fork only, you can eat. This opens the door to a variety of breakfast, ... Read More
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