How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Dr. Phil, MD Your Own Question
Dr. Phil, MD
Dr. Phil, MD, Board Certified Physician
Category: Medical
Satisfied Customers: 56516
Experience:  GP in the United States
55099014
Type Your Medical Question Here...
Dr. Phil, MD is online now

I had an extraction done 6 days ago. today my site of the

Customer Question

I had an extraction done 6 days ago. today my site of the extraction is still tender and sore and throbs a bit, my dentist seen it two days ago and said it's healing well, but is still sore, how long will this pain last and waht can I do.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.
Thanks for this questionhave you tried ibuprofen?
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.
Thanks for this questionPlease don't forget a positive ratingI appreciate it