September 3, 2021

Common Lies the Dentist Knows You’re Telling

Sitting in a dental chair can be unnerving for many patients. Oftentimes, they don’t want to be there in the first place and when asked specific questions about their dental habits, they lie. Some tell tales in hopes that they won’t get another lecture and others simply tell their dentist or hygienist what they think the right answer is. Perhaps some really want to do the right thing but just can’t seem to get their ducks in a row.

In any case, your dental team really needs honest answers so they can provide you with the best possible outcomes and the correct treatment while in their care. In this segment of BURST tv, Dr. Shaun gives us the top five white lies he hears and explains how he knows the truth.