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A 30-year-old female asked:

i have oral surgery next month and in a lot of pain. ibrophen isn't helping. should i talk to my regular dr about the severe pain i'm having?

2 doctor answers5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Daniel Rubenstein
Dentistry 51 years experience
Oral surgery: If your pain is dental related, talk to your dentist or the oral surgeon.
Dr. Gary Sandler
Dentistry 54 years experience
Severe pain: I see no reason why you can't be seen sooner, say withing a day or two. I can almost always see an emergency the same day and the Oral Surgeon that we refer to can also see patients within a day or two. Speak to the Oral Surgeon or ask your General Dentist to refer you to someone else.

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