Instructions following the closure of the anthropo-oral communication or sinus lift operation
Avoid blowing the nose, sneezing, any heating of the wound, and any heavy physical effort, during the first two weeks after the surgery. Be advised to take a softer food (lukewarm), and to chew on the opposite side of the operated area.
Use a nasal spray ( eg. “Olynth”, “Opera” ), 3 x daily, at following 5 days.
Do not brush operated area during next 2 weeks following surgery. 24 hrs after the surgery, start using the oral cavity rinsing solution containing 0,12% CHX (chlorhexidine) 2-3 times on daily basis, max. for 2 weeks. Brush your other (non-treated) teeth normally.
- Take your medications as instructed
- After the procedure, cool down your cheek at 10 minutes intervals
- Stitches are removed two weeks after the surgery