If you have an appointment for a surgical procedure at our office, please review and follow the "Pre-Surgical Instructions" link below. These instructions apply to the week prior to your surgical appointment. If you do not follow these instructions, Dr. MacAlpine may not be able to proceed with your planned surgery. Dr. MacAlpine may need to consult with your physician regarding additional pre-surgical instructions, such as stopping a certain medication for a brief period prior to surgery.

Pre-Surgical Instructions




Choose a link below to find post-operative instructions for the following procedures:

Scaling and Root Planing (non-surgical "deep cleaning")

Periodontal Surgery (gingival flap, osseous or regenerative procedures)

Soft Tissue Grafting (free gingival grafts, connective tissue grafts, dermal grafts (AlloDerm)