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Single Tooth Anaesthesia (The Wand)

Antonio2301

Antonio2301

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Dec 23, 2015
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Hi , just after some advice. I have read a bit about the wand which is being used in a few dentists in my area and a few questions if anyone knows anything more about it. I understand it only numbs the area they are working on not half your mouth like a local anaesthetic ? Also can this be used for an extracting a tooth ? My phobia with dentists is not the pain, drills or needles, I just have a problem with numbness in my mouth due to a bad experience some years back and since then I've kept away but I need to have some teeth removed .I would appreciate anyone who has had this .Thanks Antonio
 
bcjch

bcjch

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Nov 21, 2015
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Dallas, TX, USA, metro area
I've heard of this too but don't know anything specific about how it works. About all I can offer is that it is very new. I'd also love to know more.
 
Antonio2301

Antonio2301

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Thanks , if I can find any more info , I will let you know. Antonio
 
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