Why Do Dentists Talk To Us While Cleaning Our Teeth?

Greg and Audra Find Out Why

Have you ever been to the dentist and got annoyed when they try to talk to you while they’re cleaning your teeth?  One reddit user decided to get to the bottom of this problem and ask dentists around the world why they do this! Turns out, most dentists talk to their patients to keep their mind off being uncomfortable.  They try to only ask simple closed-ended questions so they only have to say yes or no.