Auburn Periodontics and Implant Dentistry

Pre-Operative Instructions

Pre-Operative Instructions

“You create a positive environment that makes your patients feel valued, secure, and empowered. It was nice to come in and immediately be welcomed with a smile and remembering my name!” – Rebecca Mullins, Columbus, GA

The following instructions may be helpful when preparing for your upcoming surgery. Please do not hesitate to call if you have any last-minute questions. We can be reached at Auburn Office Phone Number 334-209-1352 during regular business hours.

Please click the link below for pre-operative IV sedation instructions:

Antibiotics

Please alert the office to any allergies or sensitivities that you might have to antibiotics. You will be prescribed an antibiotic if our doctor determines it to be necessary. Take as directed until gone. It is advisable not to take these medications on an empty stomach, as nausea may result. For women taking birth control pills, be advised that antibiotics may interfere with their effectiveness.

Food Suggestions

When preparing a post-op menu, please consider some of the following choices:

  • Ensure/Slim Fast
  • Soups
  • Pudding
  • Rice
  • Apple Sauce
  • Oatmeal
  • Macaroni & Cheese
  • Mashed Potatoes
  • Jell-O
  • Bananas
  • Yogurt
  • Pasta
  • Milk Shakes
  • Casseroles
  • Eggs
  • Fish
  • Cottage Cheese

Forms for Patients

Complete Patient Forms Online

Speed up the check-in process at Auburn Periodontics and Dental Implants by completing your patient forms in advance of your appointment. It’s easy and more accurate, and you can keep personal copies of the forms for your own records.