posted 6 years ago in Wellness
Post # 4
13012 posts
Honey Beekeeper
  • Wedding: November 1999

They might give you a local so you won’t feel it.  Just don’t look!  Honestly if it was terrible, they wouldn’t keep you awake for it!

Good luck!!

Post # 5
1043 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: June 2012

I’ve never been through this… I’m sorry you have to go through it, but I’m sure they’ll use a powerful local anesthetic (?sp) and you won’t feel a thing. Just don’t look at it, you’ll be fine!


Post # 6
10572 posts
Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: January 2011

I know someone who had surgery on her feet with just local.  She was encourage to bring an ipod to listen to (there was drilling).

I doubt they would do anything that would cause a lot of pain.  Just bring something to distract yourself and someone for support.

Post # 9
2981 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: August 2011

Aw your poor hand! I x-ray people’s pins all the time and I always feel so bad when I see them sticking out of hands and feet. Deep down it creeps me out. At least the removal was quick.

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