Shrimp Cleaning Human Teeth

Finally a dental hygienist that can walk into your mouth and look around. These divers got their plaque busted by some hard working shrimp.

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Today your technician will be this scarlet skunk cleaner shrimp (Lysmata amboinensis).

2. Open wide.

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“So, do anything fun this summer?”

3. They really go at it.

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“Have you been flossing?”

4. Hold your breath for the whole cleaning.

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“I’m going to go get your xrays.”

5. They say it tickles.

“The doctor will want to talk to you about doing some caps.”

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