U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A 39-year-old member asked:

What does having adult teeth pulled out feel like? i know it doesn't hurt at the time, but what does it feel like?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Behram Dalal
32 years experience
Every situation: Is different depending on difficulty of the extraction and the patients tolerance to pain. But i'm sure your dentist will be gentle and give you appropriate pain meds to help with any post op discomfort. Hope this helps.
Dr. Uttma Dham
Dentistry 24 years experience
Teeth extraction: It feels like a lot of pressure during the procedure and wil cause pain after the anaesthesia wears off. It is advisable to take the pain medication before the anaesthesia wears off. Hope this helps.

Related questions

A 49-year-old member asked:
2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
A 49-year-old member asked:
1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
A 34-year-old member asked:
2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
A 42-year-old member asked:
2 doctor answers5 doctors weighed in
Last updated Dec 9, 2015

People also asked

Related topics

Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.