A 29-year-old male asked:
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Can i get just local anesthesia for my one upper wisdom tooth extraction? It's horizontal, impacted, but i absolutely do not want to be put to sleep.

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Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Local anesthetic: Here should be no problem. Discuss the issue with your dentist or oral surgeon.
Answered on Oct 12, 2013
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