Mitchell S. Greenberg, DMD P.C. | Before Endodontic Treatment in Kew Gardens

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MITCHELL S. GREENBERG, D.M.D., P.C.

Practice Limited to Endodontics

119-66 80th Road Kew Gardens, NY 11415   Phone: 718-544-8888  Fax: 718-793-6315


BEFORE ENDODONTIC TREATMENT

  • If your physician or dentist advises antibiotic premedication because of mitral valve prolapse (MVP), heart murmur, rheumatic heart disease, or artificial joints, please make sure that you are on the appropriate antibiotic and correct dosage on the day of your appointment.

  

  • Please advise our office of any medical conditions that may be of concern prior to your appointment (for example: latex or drug allergies, anxiety disorders, etc.)

  

  • Please bring your referral information and x-rays, if any, from your referring dentist.

  

  • Continue taking all medications for blood pressure, diabetes, thyroid problems and any other conditions as recommended by your physician.

 

  • If you are taking any blood thinning medications, please check with your physician to see if they should be stopped or continued.

 

  • If you are pregnant, we must have a written consent for treatment from your OB/GYN.

 

  • To aid in the proper diagnosis of your tooth, please do not take any type of pain medication at least 6 hours before your appointment.

 

  • Please eat a full breakfast or lunch as applicable before your appointment 

 

  • This procedure will be performed using local anesthesia. There are normally no restrictions after the procedure concerning driving or returning to work.

 

  • All patients under the age of 18 must be accompanied on each visit by their parent or legal guardian.

 

  • If you have any questions, please call our office at (718) 544-8888 prior to your appointment.

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