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What is the best tooth whitening procedure? Is the procedure painful?

Dr. Paul Grin Dr. Grin
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What is the best tooth whitening procedure? Is the procedure painful?

Teeth whitening: Whether you have lost the whiteness of your teeth due to excessive consumption of tea and coffee, smoking or due to aging, it is always possible to bring back their whiteness. You can use home remedies, however, they are not so effective and/or stable. A professional teeth whitening followed by home whitening system with custom trays for the long term effect is the best remedy. Painless! ...Read more

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Is the procedure for permanent makeup painful? How painful is the permanent makeup procedure, and is anesthesia used? .

Is the procedure for permanent makeup painful? How painful is the permanent makeup procedure, and is anesthesia used?

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Sedation only: Permanent make up, such as eyeliner, is functionally a tattoo. It can be painful, but not as much as an operation. Most locations that do this do not require a general anesthetic for the procedure. The use of sedation is usually sufficient for your satisfaction. ...Read more

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Is getting spinal anesthesia is painful and how is the procedure?

Is getting spinal anesthesia is painful and how is the procedure?

Relatively painless: Spinal anesthesia is normally relatively painless. You should only feel a mild stinging when they numb the skin prior to insertion of the spinal needle. Occasionally, the spinal needle may hit a nerve root and cause tingling or a slight electric sensation. ...Read more

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Is rhinoplasty is really painful after the surgery?

Rarely if ever: Most patients complain of a feeling of a bad head cold with congestion and headache. While uncomfortable, patients rarely complain of "pain". ...Read more

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How painful is a discogram procedure?

How painful is a discogram procedure?

The purpose of the : Test is to find the source of your pain by recreating it over the same location with the same quality as the disc is injected. If it is a normal disc you will feel pressure. If a disc that is somewhat abnormal , maybe an ache but a disc or discs that are the source of your pain should be an exact reproduction temporarily. This is done under local anesthesia with occ. Use of some sedation. ...Read more

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What is recovery like for the utereroscopy procedure? Is it painful considering there is a stent in place? How effective is it in removing the stones?

Pain can last: The pain from irritation clotted blood and spasm can be just as painful as the stone itself. Drink plenty of fluid. Some patients need to return to the ER for Pain control. ...Read more

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How invasive is the procedure for veneers?

How invasive is the procedure for veneers?

Cosmetic veneers: The amount of tooth enamel removed for the placement of veneers depends on a number of factors: whether your teeth are straight or crowded, the size, shape and color of your teeth, your bite, whether you have any parafunctional habits (bruxing). Another determining factor is the desired outcome of treatment. Some veneers can be placed with minimal reduction, while others require more. ...Read more

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Is radiotherapy painful? How is it performed?

Is radiotherapy painful?
How is it performed?

No: This must not be for you, but someone else. Radiotherapy is for cancer treatment , unless you are referring to something else. Sometimes electro surgery is referred to a radiotherapy and that would be just using an electical instuement to cut. It wouldn't hurt if numbed up. Now the underlying condition might cause pain and the consequences of the treatment might cause complications that could ...Read more

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What is the recuperation time after surgically removing a scrotal cyst? How long and how painful is the recuperation?

What is the recuperation time after surgically removing a scrotal cyst? How long and how painful is the recuperation?

Recup.: If the cyst is in the wall of the scrotum and not inside the sack it will likely be very short recovery time with few restrictions after. ...Read more

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What is the most painful surgical procedure?

No single answer: Any surgery is trauma to the body and will result in some amount of pain. There is no single operation that can be considered the most painful, as pain is subjective and people have differing tolerances to pain. ...Read more

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What is the procedure to have a bunionectomy pin removed? Is it another surgery?

What is the procedure to have a bunionectomy pin removed? Is it another surgery?

Technically: it is another "surgery" and requires anesthesia however it is considered "minor" compared with the bunionectomy itself! Hope this helps! Dr Z ...Read more

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Is the laser procedure to remove cervical erosion painful (during the procedure itself and afterwards during intercourse)?

Is the laser procedure to remove cervical erosion painful (during the procedure itself and afterwards during intercourse)?

No: The surface of the cervix can be numb by spray or injection. This makes the procedure painless. Discomfort after is usually minimal. It does however depend on how much material is removed. Hope this helps. Best of luck ...Read more

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How invasive is chin augmentation? What is the recovery period?

How invasive is chin augmentation? What is the recovery period?

Not very: Small incision in chin or at buccal sulcus (valley between lip and gums).Can be done by cutting bone and placing spacer or with implant. Little is involved in recovery other than protecting it from injury. ...Read more

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About how much does the surgery to correct saddle bone deformity in a foot cost? Is the procedure relatively safe?

About how much does the surgery to correct saddle bone deformity in a foot cost? Is the procedure relatively safe?

A lot: If elective procedure (due to a medical reason), correction of deformity to the top of your foot would cost thousands of dollars. If for cosmetic reasons, even more. The costs include hospital fees, nursing staff, anesthesia fees, surgeon fees, administration fees, equipment usage, supplies, etc. ...Read more

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How difficult is the cordocentesis procedure?

How difficult is the cordocentesis procedure?

Pericardiocentesis: Pericardiocentesis is removal of fluid from the sack surrounding the heart and is quite easy. Ultrasound is usually used to localize the sack around the heart and a long needle is inserted below the breast bone and through the outer layer around the heart, fluid is then removed to relieve pressure around the heart . It takes only a few minutes. ...Read more

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How painful is the IVF procedure for women?

How painful is the IVF procedure for women?

Most say not bad: I can't address that question personally, but can say that 99% of my patients go home within 1 hour of the egg retrieval procedure. Probably 2/3 to 3/4 go back to work the next day. I never need to give more than 1 day of prescription pain medicine. ...Read more

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What is the procedure for removing a temporary filling? Will the dentist inject the patient?

What is the procedure for removing a temporary filling? Will the dentist inject the patient?

It depends: On a few variables including the status of the dental pulp, the material used for the temp filling, and the preference of the patient. I'd say about half the time, an injection is unnecessary in my world and the other half absolutely requires it. Sometimes fear of anticipated pain rules the day and an injection is placed when it may not have really been needed. Every situation is unique. ...Read more

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