Extraction is most often a simple and brief procedure. Doctor McFarland and Doctor Aye will first completely numb the area. The our doctors will then take any other steps necessary to ensure your comfort during the extraction procedure. After an extraction, it is very important that the affected area is kept clean, and is not aggravated with tooth brush bristles, floss or even enthusiastic rinsing. Doctor McFarland and Doctor Aye will advise you regarding the proper care of the affected area, and perhaps even prescribe an appropriate analgesic to help you manage any pain.
Some bleeding is to be expected after any extraction. An ice pack on the face can relieve any temporary swelling. Initial healing will occur in just a few days. Over time, the bone which held the tooth’s roots will fill back in and the gums will take on their final profile.
Doctor McFarland and Doctor Aye will perform only limited types of oral surgery at their dentist office on Main Street in Miles City. Many oral surgeries call for the expertise, equipment, staff and facilities of surgeons who have been specially trained in dental surgery. A referral from Doctor McFarland or Doctor Aye will initiate the process of his patients receiving the very best care from the oral surgeons he recommends. Doctor McFarland’s or Doctor Aye’s referral will ensure proper attention to the problem and ensure maximum patient comfort, health and well-being. Doctor McFarland, Doctor Aye and their staff will assist you with all the arrangements necessary for your oral surgery, which can be performed at the new dental facility on Haynes Avenue in Miles City.