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A 44-year-old member asked:

How much does the local anesthesia injection hurt?

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Dr. Foead Geula
A Verified Doctoranswered
18 years experience
Usually not much: If an appropriately sized needle is used, local anesthesia injection is associated with minimal discomfort. I tell my patients that it's like a quick bee sting. Hope this helps.
Last updated Oct 4, 2015

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