Coronavirus Announcement Now Offering Telehealth Consultations! COVID-19 Patient Screening Form

Dear Patients and Parents,

We are thrilled to announce the immediate availability of our secure telehealth video service! We now offer fully HIPAA-compliant video conferencing for our patients and friends that is:

Our new video chat service is completely safe and secure, fully protects the privacy of the patient, and works on Android and iOS, on PCs and Macs! The software is fully vetted and tested so that our patients and friends can rest assured that their protected health information will remain private and secure. All you need to have is a computer, tablet or smartphone with Web Cam and audio capabilities and a good internet connection! We are now scheduling appointments for new and established patients to video chat directly with the dentist to review your existing treatment plans and/or answer any of your dental need questions. Patients may schedule video chat appointments by calling our office and speaking with our staff available during business hours Monday through Friday.

Sincerely,
W. Roger Long, DDS, PA
Bethany T. Wierzbicki, DMD, MBA

Adriana Albite, DMD

W. Roger Long, DDS

Bethany Wierzbicki, DMD, MBA

What to Eat After Dental Implant Surgery

woman eating yogurt after getting Vero Beach Dental Implants

Congratulations on your new Vero Beach dental implants! Now that you’ve undergone surgery, it’s important to take care of yourself, including paying attention to your diet. What you eat can play a significant role in your recovery process. Here’s a guide on what to eat after dental implant surgery to ensure a smooth and successful healing journey. 

mashed potatoes recommended after Vero Beach Dental Implants

Diet After Implant Surgery 

Soft Foods 

In the immediate aftermath of dental implant surgery, opt for soft foods that require minimal chewing. This helps prevent irritation or damage to the surgical site. Consider options such as mashed potatoes, yogurt, smoothies, soup, scrambled eggs, and steamed vegetables. 

Protein-Rich Foods 

Protein is essential for tissue repair and healing. Incorporate protein-rich foods into your diet to promote optimal recovery. Soft-cooked meats like chicken or fish, tofu, cottage cheese, and protein shakes are excellent choices to support healing after surgery. 

Cold Foods and Beverages 

Cold foods and beverages can help alleviate discomfort and reduce swelling following dental implant surgery. Enjoying cold treats like ice cream, frozen yogurt, popsicles, or chilled soups can provide relief while also satisfying your hunger or thirst. 

Avoid Hard, Crunchy, or Sticky Foods 

Steer clear of hard, crunchy, or sticky foods that could potentially dislodge or damage the dental implants or irritate the surgical site. This includes nuts, seeds, chips, hard candies, and chewy candies or gum. 

Stay Hydrated 

Maintain proper hydration by drinking plenty of water throughout the day. Adequate hydration supports the healing process and helps prevent complications such as dry mouth. 

woman during appointment to check her Vero Beach Dental Implants

Elevate Your Smile with Vero Beach Dental Implants 

Ready for a smooth experience with your dental implants? Choose Smooth Sailing Dental for expert solutions. From consultation to post-implant care, we’re here for you. Book your appointment now and sail confidently toward a brighter smile!

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Coronavirus Announcement Now Offering Telehealth Consultations! COVID-19 Patient Screening Form

Dear Patients and Parents,

We are thrilled to announce the immediate availability of our secure telehealth video service! We now offer fully HIPAA-compliant video conferencing for our patients and friends that is:

Our new video chat service is completely safe and secure, fully protects the privacy of the patient, and works on Android and iOS, on PCs and Macs! The software is fully vetted and tested so that our patients and friends can rest assured that their protected health information will remain private and secure. All you need to have is a computer, tablet or smartphone with Web Cam and audio capabilities and a good internet connection! We are now scheduling appointments for new and established patients to video chat directly with the dentist to review your existing treatment plans and/or answer any of your dental need questions. Patients may schedule video chat appointments by calling our office and speaking with our staff available during business hours Monday through Friday.

Sincerely,
W. Roger Long, DDS, PA
Bethany T. Wierzbicki, DMD, MBA