Yes. Immediately after there will be inflammation from the procedure. Make sure to keep it clean even when it is sore. A few days it should be gone.
Yes. Gums will tend to be swollen after a gingivectomy. If they remain swollen for a a prolonged period of time you need to contact your dentist or periodontist.
I just had a gingivectomy yesterday, Is it normal for my gums to be swollen? They looked so nice yesterday and now they look how they did before
Yes. If the surgery was just done it is not uncommon for swelling to be present get the homeopathic remedy trameel liquid and take 6 drops under tongue 4x/day for the next two days to help reduce the swelling. Read more...