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Is Getting A Tooth Pulled Painful
Not often: we do not recommend removing any teeth unless they can not be fixed,causing a bad infection, orthodontics needs or are potential to harm the health of the patient. In general this is up to the dentist after careful evaluation of the condition of the teeth and evaluating the health of the patient. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
$100-$1000 : The cost of an extraction cannot really be determined until you get an xray of the tooth. The cost will then be determined upon how hard it will be to remove the tooth. If the tooth is broken or not erupted all the way, the cost will be more. Your dentist will take an xray then discuss the cost with you. Don't forget to add in the additional cost of pain medication after the extraction. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends on procedure: Depends of the procedure and if it was simple or surgical extraction. If you start smoking before the gums start to heal, you could have dry socket which is very painful ask the dentist and the longer you wait , the better, but the dentist that pulled the tooth can give you better idea. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: The extraction would most likely be very painful if you did not get the injection. Some dentist can give the injection with you only feeling a little pinch for about 2-3 seconds. By the time you recognize that you felt something - it is all finished = not bad so relax and accept the 2-3 seconds. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Extractions: Your dentist will numb the area so you don't feel anything. Then she\he will remove it with special dental instruments. At that point you will be give post-op instructions. Then you will have a space where the tooth was removed. Most likely, you will need to have that tooth replaced. Ask all your questions to the dentist removing the tooth. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Varies by person: Some patients respond very well to anesthetic, others need more. Some teeth (i.e. Long roots) might require a wider area to be numb, while others might be "flappin' in the breeze, " and come out with gauze - so it really depends on your case. On average though, maybe 2-3 injections would be my estimate. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How long do I have to waite after i get a tooth pulled to eat normal food? It was the one on my right fourth from the front
2d: No hot/spicy: When you eat after an extraction food will inevitably get into the socket where a blood clot is protecting the bone. Hot, or spicy foods may irritate the area to the degree that the clot may be lost resulting in a very painful "dry socket" that will take 3x longer to heal. More important is not to rinse vigorously or brush the area for 2 days until the clot stabilizes. If sutures: nothing sharp. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I had one of my bottom lower tooth pulled two days ago and it still very painful. Is this normal and how much longer will it hurt?
Depends: If the tooth was impacted and required an incision and bone removal the pain may take up to a week to resolve entirely. This also depends on the doctor and his skill level. If the pain gets worse at the 3-5 day point and radiates, you may have a dry socket. I usually give my patients pain meds and steroids. The steroids keep the pain to a minimum by decreasing the initial inflammation. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
If there is an: Abscess and/or pain involved and this was a recommendation by your dentist or pedodontist, then yes. An oral surgeon will be able to comfortably and safely sedate your child for this procedure - so that it will not turn into a "bad experience" and lasting negative impression for them. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Impaction surgery: The removal of impacted tooth is a serious surgical procedure. Sedation dentistry is used to provide a safe, comfortable relaxing and anxiety-free experience for certain people receiving any dental treatment. Depending on your degree of fear or anxiety, different levels of sedation may be required include general anesthesia. Take care and have a comfortable experience. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Why is tooth loose?: If loose because of decay/abscess may need root canal rx ; crown or may need extraction and space maintainer. If permanent teeth erupting prematurely space may be an issue. Please see your dentist or pediatric dental specialist asap...Abscesses are nothing to mess with. Also ask if orthodontic consultation is in order. It's never too early to find out what's up. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends: It depends upon why it needs to be pulled in the 1st place. If there is not enough room it may be helpful in the short run... But just to pull a tooth for no reason can cause crowding problems later. Talk with your dentist about the pros and cons of removing a baby tooth for your child. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Shaped: Not sure what you mean by shaped however in answer to both questions no it will not hurt as your dentist will make sure you are numb. You may feel pressure but you should not feel pain. ...Read more
Yes: It is normally done in together with orthodontic treatment, although there are other reasons, too. Remember, once a secondary tooth is extracted, there will not be another one growing to replace it. Have your dentist explain the treatment plan before the extractions are begun. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Bottom is worse: The fact is that after a tooth is extracted, the uppers have far less post surgical pain and complications. And they are usually easier to remove due to histological structure. You should feel no pain from either during the extractions and make sure you follow directions given by your dentist for fast healing. Take care. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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