Monday, June 3, 2013

Maaaaaaaaaarrrrrrrrrrrrryyyyyyyyyyyyyyy!

Dr. Grumpy: "Can you smile for me?"

Mr. Poligrip smiles a little.

Dr. Grumpy: "Smile wider. Can you show me your teeth?"

Mr. Poligrip takes out his teeth and holds them up.

17 comments:

Sharon said...

I once counseled a man in his 40s on the use of inhaled corticosteroids and to remember to rinse his mouth out after. I suggested he use the inhaler before brushing his teeth. He worriedly replied, "but I don't have any teeth!"

Heidi said...

You won't ask again to see someone's teeth without thinking of this guy.

ThorMD said...

That's AWESOME. I always it when patients do something unexpected.

Anonymous said...

But you didn't say Simon says ;)

murgatr
Pharm. Tech. RDC'06

Anonymous said...

CN VII - grossly intact

awesomesauciness said...

Good thing you didn't ask him about his prostate health.

Moose said...

Well, what do you expect when all of your patients are older than dirt?

Geez, kids today...
:-P

Ms. Donna said...

Point for compliance. Minus point for not getting what Dr. wanted . . .

me said...

Where's the "like" button???

Anonymous said...

You gotta admit, he did what you had asked him to do. Too funny.

Packer said...

So your patients tire of performing tricks for you, what is the big deal.

It's Just Me said...

Ok, seriously...how do you NOT laugh when things like this happen to you? And they seem to happen...A LOT.

Anonymous said...

In the meantime, Mr Poligrip is thinking

..."what the heck does he want to do with my teeth??? I'm here for my brain..."

eye teeth are connected to the...

Anonymous said...

Interesting, WhiteCoat tweeted the exact same thing on May 3rd.

The Bus Driver said...

haha!!! thats priceless!!!

Anonymous said...

Sorta like the "touch your nose and stick out your tongue routine".

Anonymous said...

Bahahaha which cranial nerve is that?

 
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