Fortunately, due to the advancements in the dental industry, tooth extraction procedures are far less painful than what you may think. More often, patients who are in need of their tooth to be pulled, experience little to no discomfort at all.
General Tooth Extraction Process
At first, the dentist will numb the area of your tooth, gums, and jaw bone with local anesthetic. During the tooth extraction process you can feel a bit of pressure while the dentists completes the extraction process.
A tooth extraction should not be painful, if you are experiencing pain during the procedure, you should let the dentist know so the proper adjustments are made.