Stoma offers expertise in dental implant surgery and wisdom tooth removal. Techniques to rebuild bone structure with minimal surgical intervention, we also diagnose and treat facial pain, injuries and fractures.
At your first consultation
Diagnosis and treatment options will be explained at your initial appointment. Surgery can be performed on the same day as the consultation. However, a complex medical history or treatment plan will require an evaluation and a second appointment to provide treatment on another day.
At the time of consultation please provide:
Your surgical referral slips and x-rays if applicable.
A list of medications you are presently taking.
All patients under the age of 18 years of age must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
A preoperative consultation and physical examination is mandatory for patients undergoing IV anesthesia for surgery. Do NOT eat or drink eight hours prior to surgery.
Please alert the dental clinic prior to surgery (if you have diabetes, high blood pressure, artificial heart valves and joints, rheumatic fever, etc.) or if you are on medication (for heart, aspirin, anticoagulant therapy, etc.).
If your have any x-ray then please bring them to the dental clinic. Additional x-rays will be taken if necessary.
Computed Tomography (CT) scans may be required and our surgeon may refer you for one.