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Ontario Dental Surgeon Pulls Man’s Teeth Out “In Error”

April 13, 2018
by Jason Vermes, CBC Radio


Lee Schwaderer loves corn on the cob and singing with his church choir, but now he can’t enjoy either.

When the 65-year-old Keswick, Ont., man went in for dental surgery three years ago, he says he woke up from anesthesia to a shocking announcement.

He alleges his dental surgeon said at the time “I don’t know what I was thinking, I pulled all of your teeth out.”

Now Schwaderer is unable to wear a bottom denture due to damage from the surgery and it’s too painful to wear an upper denture for more than a few hours.

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