Why YOU should love coming to the dentist
When patients first meet me, the most common greeting that I hear is "I hate dentists." I am told this at least once a day. I think it's the only occasion in modern society that it's perfectly acceptable to tell someone you hate him within the one minute of meeting him. It's so ubiquitous in my profession that it's a regular joke between dentists. I've always wondered if physicians get "I hate doctors" as often as dentists do, but somehow I doubt it. Now I will admit that I understand the "hatred" of dentists. Generally, people who hate dentists see me when they are in pain as they've ...