General Instructions for all procedures:
Carefully follow all instructions provided by Dr. Abel and our staff. It is important to practice careful oral hygiene after your surgery, brushing teeth in other areas of your mouth but avoiding the area of surgery until Dr. Abel advises you it is safe to do so. Please click on the topics below for more detailed instructions. Feel free to call our office at any time if you have any questions or concerns about your treatment. After office hours, if you are experiencing an urgent post-operative concern that cannot wait, please call 911 or visit your nearest emergency room. Otherwise, please call our office and follow the instructions provided to leave Dr. Abel a voice mail message. Your call will be returned as soon as he is able to do so.