The procedure will be performed using local anesthesia. There are no restrictions after the procedure concerning driving; therefore, the patient may drive themselves to and from the appointment.
Please continue all medications prescribed by your physician for blood pressure, diabetes, thyroid, and heart. If there are any questions regarding your medication, please call our office prior to your appointment.
If you have been advised by your physician or general dentist to use antibiotic premedication because of mitral valve prolapse, heart murmur, hip, knee, cardiac or other prosthesis, or if you have rheumatic heart disease, please make sure you are on the appropriate antibiotic on the day of your appointment.
If you can take Advil or Alleve, it does help reduce inflammation before you receive your endodontic treatment.