Recurring Strep, Should I have my tonsils removed?

Patient

Q: I got strep and my doctor prescribed me Amoxicillin, I took all of them even after it cleared after the first few days like he suggested but, it keeps coming back and at first I mistook it for a sore throat, thinking I couldn't get it again that quick. I looked it up and it's called recurring strep should I ask my doctor to remove my tonsils?

Symptoms:  Painful swallowing.
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