Dental Clearance for Bisphosphonate Drugs Evaluation

  Dental Clearance for Bisphosphonate Drugs Evaluation

 

 

Dentist Name________________________________                     Office Phone#_______________________

Patient Name________________________________                    Date of Exam_________________________

 

  1. Dental Condition?              GOOD              POOR

 

  1. Are teeth and gums free of infection? YES                    NO

 

If no, what is the treatment plan? ____________________________________________

 

 

 

  1. Any major restorative treatment needed? YES                  NO

 

If yes, what? And when?____________________________________________________

 

 

 

_______________________________________________________________________.

 

  1. Other Comments_________________________________________________________

 

 

 

General principles for patients on Bisphosphonate drugs:

  • Prefer that dental problems be taken care of prior to being placed on bisphosphonate drugs.
  • Emergency and infections should be treated as soon as possible, extractions that will require a lot of manipulation may be referred to oral surgeon.