you are advised not to smoke for at least 5 days before your procedure and for 7 days after your procedure. This is to minimise the risk of dry socket or infection.
x-rays will be used for your procedure. Most patients have provided their x-rays to their surgeon at time of consultation. Please remember to bring your x-rays on the day of your procedure. WE CANNOT PROCEED WITH YOUR SURGERY WITHOUT YOUR X-RAY.
if you have been provided with a prescription for pain relief and antibiotics please ensure that you have obtained these medications prior to your procedure.
we advise you to organise a responsible adult to accompany you home after your procedure. This is to ensure your safety and comfort.
In light of the current situation with COVID -19, and in conjunction with advice from the Australian and New Zealand Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, we have made the difficult decision to close Canberra Surgicentre from Thursday 26th March 2020 for a duration that is yet to be determined.Read More