Category Archives: Recipes

  • Postoperative Meal Planning

    It is important to eat properly following a periodontal surgical procedure, but it doesn’t have to be boring!  Read some general guidelines below (and then explore our favorite recipes): Eat foods that are cool or at room temperature for the first two days.   Hot foods may cause bleeding. Chew food with teeth in unoperated areas, […]

  • Eating Well After Oral Surgery

    So, you’ve scheduled an appointment with a periodontist for surgery, possibly a gum grafting procedure, or a crown lengthening. You’ve made the necessary arrangements at work, and are ready to kick back for a day or so with Netflix while you recover. But have you given much thought to what you will eat after surgery? Normal healing […]

  • Hamburger Soup

    1 -2 pounds ground beef 1 onion, chopped 1 cup Green Bell Pepper, chopped 2 cups Carrots, chopped 2 cups Potatoes, chopped 2 cups Green beans Ketchup   Cook ground beef, onions and green bell peppers in a pot until fully cooked.  Add carrots, potatoes and green beans.  Add enough water to more than cover […]

  • Mexican Casserole

    1 15 oz. can Hormel Turkey Chili, No beans 1 10 oz. can Old El Paso Medium Enchilada Sauce 1 15 oz. can Tomato Sauce 1 cup grated Velveeta 1 tablespoon grated onion ½ package Fritos   Mix all ingredients in a casserole pan.  You may option to cover with Velveeta in the center and […]

  • Chicken Tortilla Casserole

      Chicken Tortilla Casserole 2 12.5 oz. cans chicken, minced 1 small bottle pimentos 1 small can cream of chicken soup 1 small can cream of mushroom soup 1 small can green chilies 2-3 chopped green onions 8 oz. sour cream 2 cups grated sharp cheddar cheese Tortilla chips Reserve 1/4 cup chopped green onions […]