Patient Information:


Dental Care :

Before the kidney transplant, you must have received a dental consultation to ensure that all dental work would be completed before surgery. If you have dental pain, you should consult a dentist immediately. Before getting dental work done (including cleaning and polishing), you should check with your transplant team to see if you need to take antibiotics. After transplant proper dental hygiene should be maintained , as gingival (gum) hyperplasia (swelling) is one of the side effects of cyclosporine. You must brush your teeth at least two times a day. Any dental problem should not be 17 ignored and properly.