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thyroidectomy- ok to have dental surgery or to pull teeth

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last july 08,2011 i had an total thyroidectomy and now i had an lifetime supplement of thyrax 100mcg.i just wanted to know if its ok to have dental surgery or to pull my teeth by a dentist..thanks


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replied June 9th, 2012
Thyroid Cancer Answer A35845
Welcome to e health forum.

Yes, it is completely fine for you to undergo the dental surgery.

But, please consult with your doctor and make sure that your thyroid function tests (TSH levels) are within normal range.


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