Preparation before surgery:First, you have dental x-rays to check the extent of the damage. You also receive a local anesthetic to control pain, which may be more severe if the tooth is abscessed.
Estimated Recovery Time: 3 days to 1 week
Estimated Hospital Stay: No hospitalization necessary
What to do after surgery: You will need to see your dentist after the procedure to make sure there is no infection and everything is healing properly. A dental x-ray may be taken. Regular dental checkups are necessary. For adults, this usually means a visit twice a year.
Cost of procedure in Ecuador: $220+
Estimated savings: 72%