I got the following four teeth surgically removed six days ago: one partially erupted wisdom tooth and three mullars. Throat pain is common after general anesthesia because the insertion of the breathing tube can cause irritation. My right extraction site doesn't bother me at all, but the trauma to my left side (2, 17, and 18) is worrying me. Pain after tooth extraction Pain and tenderness generally lasts for t h ree to four days. Stitches or sutures act as a closure for either surface wounds or deep wounds. I cant get an appointment with the hospital for ages so booked a doctors appointment but they havent removed the gauze strip yet so they wont be able to see the stitches anyway. The last time I went the pain had subsided st that appt. Let the scab fall off on its own. The upper right was the only impacted tooth. Avoid sports that could re-injure the wound. The dry sockets formed may ache for about a week after extraction as gums do not close immediately. I had an operation on my arm 2 weeks ago and obviously it hurt at the time but then the pain went off a bit - now I feel like someone's pulling my stitches and my arm is sore and throbbing. Treatment - After Your Stitches (or Staples) Have Been Removed: Protect the wound from injury during the next month. We are going on a few days after a week & I'm still in excrutiating pain! Do not try to remove it. However, for surgical extractions, the pain after tooth extraction may last for some weeks, especially in case there is extensive damage to the jawbone. A nerve block is an injection administered during your surgery which will numb your foot or ankle after surgery. Pain after surgery can also stem from factors that accompany surgery. They were numbers 2, 15, 17, and 18. If you must play a sport, put tape on the wound before playing. The left side is throbbing all throughout what seems to be my jaw & extending into my ear. I had 3 wisdom teeth removed on 7/20 2 lowers & upper right.   In this case your dentist will usually prescribe over-the-counter pain killers to make life more comfortable. This is normal and usually occurs 2-4 hours after any anaesthetic has worn off. For example, you may have back pain due to the way you were positioned on the surgical table or chest pain due to an incision in the chest area. have not used straws, dont smoke etc. And doctor said toe looked great. The skin graft is kept in place with stitches while it heals. Some patients may wake up in the recovery room with pain despite having a nerve block. After all, you’ve been through major oral surgery. The procedure to close a deep wound comprises sewing the two edges and applying stitches under the skin surface. You may also feel slight pain coming from the implant site. i just had 8 teeth removed thurs morning and ive noticed that i have throbbing going n on the right side where my stitches are. It is. It is now Nov 12th and the throbbing pain is excruciating. 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