• After your implant procedure in Santa Rosa, California, is completed, keep from touching or overly rinsing the implant site. Dr. Jiries Mogannam or Dr. Vicente Chavez may recommend a salt rinse to keep the implant clean. Be careful when brushing and be gentle around the surgical site.
  • While avoiding hot foods and drinks, do keep yourself properly fed and hydrated; and return to your normal diet when possible.
  • For ten days following the procedure, do not wear dental prosthetics including dentures.
  • To keep from agitating the site, keep physical activity at a minimum
  • Keep a piece of gauze on the site for up to 30 minutes to control bleeding.
  • Treat swelling with ice and pain with Ibuprofen or Tylenol, or with prescription medication, if recommended by our oral surgeons .
  • Follow the directions for any over-the-counter or prescriptions, including pain medication and antibiotics.
  • If you are concerned about your symptoms, such as aggressive bleeding, swelling or pain, call Sonoma County Oral Surgery & Dental Implant Center at 707-566-7300.