Centre Dentaire St-Luc

Hygiene recommendations following a gum graft

  • For the first week after the gum graft, it is recommended to use the prescription mouthwash only.
  • During the second week, you must dip a cotton swab in the mouthwash and gently dab the grafted area
  • During the 3rd week, you can start gently brushing the grafted area;
  • The fourth week is a return to normal brushing and flossing.­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­