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Ideal Foods for Immediately After an Extraction
Posted on 11/25/2018 by Scott Redlinger
Getting a tooth pulled is not the most pleasant experience. Thanks to advanced techniques, it is not a painful procedure. If a person follows their aftercare instructions, they will not have a problem. One of the important parts of aftercare is eating the right foods. It is important to find out what the right foods are. Think Soft It may seem obvious, but the best foods to choose are the foods that are soft and easy to chew. Soft foods can include: It is important to make sure the foods that you choose to eat are not only soft and easy to chew, but also choose foods that provide the protein, vitamins and mineral that your body needs. Those are the things that will help the healing process and will speed up the recovery from the extraction. In addition to eating soft food, it is also a good idea to think about the temperature of the foods. Hot foods could irritate the wound site/ Allow foods to cool down before eating them for a few days after a tooth extraction The Wrong FoodsAs important as eating soft foods is, it is also important to avoid some types of foods. Sticky foods and crunchy foods can cause problems at the site of the wound. Spicy foods can cause irritations too. One thing that people do not realize is harmful after an extraction is the use of straws. Not only can the straws scratch a wound site, the action of sucking on the straw can have a negative effect on the healing process. For more information about this or any other oral health issue, contact our office to schedule an appointment....
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All Posts:

Ideal Foods for Immediately After an Extraction
11/25/2018
How You Should Manage Your Bleeding After Oral Surgery
11/15/2018
Reasons You May Struggle with Jaw Pain Each Day
10/20/2018
Questions to Ask Prior to Oral Surgery
10/10/2018
How to Prepare Your Fridge for Oral Surgery Recovery
9/20/2018
How to Most Effectively Control Bleeding Following Oral Surgery
9/10/2018
How We Can Help You Prevent Denture Problems
8/23/2018
How to Manage Jaw Pain Until We Can See You
8/13/2018
What to Do if an Oral Piercing Breaks One of Your Teeth
7/20/2018
Do Oral Appliances Help with Sleep Apnea?
7/10/2018
Types of Foods to Avoid After Oral Surgery
6/23/2018
Times Where a Mouth Guard Could Help Protect Your Mouth Outside of Sports
6/13/2018
Why You Need to Track Lumps in Your Mouth
5/23/2018
Why is Oral Hygiene So Important After Oral Surgery?
5/13/2018
Ways of Reducing Swelling Following TMJ Surgery
4/23/2018
Types of Stitches Used in Oral Surgery
4/13/2018
What Oral Surgeons Recommend You Do Before Getting Dental Implants
3/23/2018
What You Need to Know Before Your Wisdom Teeth Get Pulled
3/13/2018
What Oral Surgeons Do for Obstructive Sleep Apnea
2/23/2018
What Could Be Causing Bony Growths In Your Mouth
2/13/2018
Foods That Can Get Stuck to Emerging Wisdom Teeth
1/25/2018
Can You Get an Abscess That Spreads to Your Jaw Joint?
1/15/2018
Safe First Exercises in the Days Following Oral Surgery
12/23/2017
Reasons to Sleep Propped-Up After Oral Surgery
12/13/2017
What are Custom Mouth Guards Most Used For?
11/27/2017
TMJ Disorders Can Disrupt Your Quality of Life
11/17/2017
When You Should Correct an Underbite
10/25/2017
What to Set Up at Home Before Going in for Oral Surgery
10/15/2017
Top Three Signs of Oral Cancer
9/30/2017
The Normal Age for Wisdom Tooth Eruption and Other Wisdom Tooth Facts
9/20/2017
Have You Noticed a Rough Patch In Your Mouth?
8/25/2017
How Kids Are Treated in an Oral Surgeon's Office, and How Parents Can Help
8/15/2017
What to Do if a Root Canal Fails?
7/30/2017
What Could Happen If Your Dentist Missed a Cavity?
7/23/2017
Care for Your Dental Implants So You Don't Get Gum Disease
6/30/2017
Be Prepared for Your Oral Surgery
6/20/2017
The Blunt Truth About Why You Need to Brush Before Going to Bed Each Night
5/30/2017
Signs of an Infected Oral Piercing
5/20/2017
Is Ice Safe After Oral Surgery?
4/30/2017
Risk Factors You May Have for Oral Cancer
4/20/2017


Scott M. Redlinger, DMD, MD

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