A 24-year-old female asked about a 31-year-old male:
Is a root canal safe to do one week before aortic valve replacement? or better to wait 6 months after surgery?
1 doctor answer • 3 doctors weighed in
Dentistry 54 years experience
Root Canal Therapy: This should be discussed with your own dentist in consultation with your Cardiologist and not a dentist over the internet who lacks more information then what you posted. Generally speaking if an infection is present this needs to be dealt with prior to the surgery.
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Last updated May 24, 2017
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