Atooth is always extracted under local anaesthesia, hence it is painless. Wisdom tooth removal is different as these teeth are situated very much inside in the mouth and carry the risk of spreading infections into adjacent areas. Also, sometimes the shape and position of these may necessitate surgical removal. After surgical removal discomfort may remain for a few days depending on the position of the tooth. But, following instructions of your doctor and regular medications would make you comfortable.
No. Removal of teeth for Braces, doesn’t damage anything. In cases where there is tooth size to Jaw size discrepancy, the Orthodontist studies the case very carefully and plans the extractions of teeth to achieve best result for your child.