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Dentist love or hate relationship?

Discussion in 'Health' started by Cars0n`, Nov 11, 2009.

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How Do You Feel About The Dentist

Poll closed Dec 11, 2009.
  1. Love It

    7 vote(s)
    13.2%
  2. Meh, Dont Really Care

    23 vote(s)
    43.4%
  3. Hate It

    23 vote(s)
    43.4%
  4. I Am A Dentist :/

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  1. Nov 11, 2009 at 11:12 AM
    #1
    Cars0n`

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    i just got in from the dentist and wondered how many people out there hate going to that like i do?
     
  2. Nov 11, 2009 at 11:15 AM
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    Jester243

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    It depends on the dentist. In the past I hated it, now I have a really good dentist and it is fine.
     
  3. Nov 11, 2009 at 11:16 AM
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    derekabraham

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    I fucking hate the dentist.


    I'll have NO problems whatsoever, go in for a check-up, then a week AFTER my check-up a cavity will pop up.


    It's a fucking scam.
     
  4. Nov 11, 2009 at 11:16 AM
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    EL TACOROJO

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    i fu@kin hate it but go anyway
     
  5. Nov 11, 2009 at 11:18 AM
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    dylandercole

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    love him. saved my front teeth. I told my self id stop chewing once the dentist said there was a problem. Had to get surgeory a month ago, and now im with one less bad habit
     
  6. Nov 11, 2009 at 11:18 AM
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    dylandercole

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    and hey that was my 200th post. nice
     
  7. Nov 11, 2009 at 11:18 AM
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    OBJMS33

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    Love the hygienist. She's a cutie. The doc don't do much for me.:D
     
  8. Nov 11, 2009 at 11:25 AM
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    OffroadToy

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    I'm a anti-dentite.:eek:
     
  9. Nov 11, 2009 at 12:06 PM
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    Tsenekos

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    its okay with the new water thing they use instead of scrapping the teeth with that thingie
     
  10. Nov 11, 2009 at 12:06 PM
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    I havn't been to the dentist since jr high :anonymous:nor have I had a cavity. Just floss and brush two times a day. I should really go though for at least a cleaning or something since iam paying for dental insurance.
     
  11. Nov 11, 2009 at 12:07 PM
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    Simon's Mom

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    I really like the dentist I have now.
    He is a big dog lover, an avid hunter, doesn't try to sell anything & is very honest, funny & just a normal joe.
    I love getting my teeth cleaned and would go every month if I could ......
     
  12. Nov 11, 2009 at 12:09 PM
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    rutherk1

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    I go to the dentist when a tooth hurts.

    Don't you find it odd that you go there every 6 months simply because he tells you to?

    Sounds like an easy way to keep a consistent flow of business. I bet people don't go to the dermatologist every 6 months. If they did, a lot more skin cancer cases would be caught earlier.
     
  13. Nov 11, 2009 at 12:09 PM
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    Cars0n`

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    i felt like punching him when he would use that. but to my surprise the rarely use that now, its more like a little dremel but dentist sized and on a 90 degree alngle from the handle with an uber tiny teeth cleaning bit/brush. altought they do still dig in there with that dreaded little hook to get the hard to reach stuff
     
  14. Nov 11, 2009 at 12:28 PM
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  15. Nov 11, 2009 at 12:44 PM
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    SHUT UP CHRIS!


    Gosh.


    :D
     
  16. Nov 11, 2009 at 12:52 PM
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    I have to go in for a cleaning Friday. I really don't mind going.
     
  17. Nov 11, 2009 at 1:00 PM
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    My dentist is awesome and my hygienist is gorgeous. I love going :D
     
  18. Nov 11, 2009 at 1:04 PM
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    I just got home from the dentist and had 2 cavities filled. It's more of a love-hate relationship with the dentist... Pretty cool guy that hunts, fishes, etc. just like Judy's dentist, but I just really dislike what all they have to do...
     
  19. Nov 11, 2009 at 1:33 PM
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    After paying cash out of pocket for a root canal and a crown last year due to a failed filling from many years ago, i destroyed a 2nd tooth eating popcorn about 3 weeks later and needed another crown due to the extent of the damage. No root canal on that one, at least...

    On a side note, he thinks i have issues due to me laughing at him with mouth wide open while he is hammering inside my head with power tools.
     
  20. Nov 11, 2009 at 2:14 PM
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    wildjerseyfirefighter

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    My dentist is cool as hell, I actually dont mind going to him..Back in july I was going once a week to get some stuff done, for almost a month. his help is hot, so its all good.
     
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