Your dentist will make an injection around the area to lessen any discomfort. After a surgery, your dentist will advise you about post extraction regimen, in most cases a small amount of bleeding is normal.
Avoid anything that could prevent normal healing. It is usually best not to smoke, rinse your mouth vigorously or drink through a straw for 24 hours. These activities could dislodge the clot and delay healing. Also try not to brush or make a contact with your tongue or finger around the wound for a few days.
What should you expect when you are scheduled for a tooth extraction?
When having an extraction, today's modern procedures and follow up care as recommended by your dentist are there to provide you the patient great benefit and comfort.