Instructions for Patients taking Oral Sedatives

Pre-Op

1: Take regular medications unless specified by us.

2: Do not eat or drink for 8 hours prior to the dental appointment.

3: Patient must be driven to the office by a responsible companion.

4: No smoking or drinking alcohol for 8 hours prior to dental appointment

5: Sedative medications must be taken according to our instructions.

Post-Op

1: Take all regular or prescribed medications as outlined by us.

2: No alcohol for 12 hours post-surgery.

3: No driving for 12 hours post-surgery.

4: Do not operate machinery for 12 hours post-surgery

5: Must have a responsible companion drive you home and observe recovery.

6: Phone number where we can be reached:

215-504-4070

215-949-8000

215-744-2220

215-801-0403 (doctor’s cell)