It’s Friday and you’re looking for a dose of dental humor. Schedule some time with DentalBuzz.com, whose tagline advertises “a jolt of current trends, innovations and quirks of dentistry.”

A recent blog post by   highlights the merits of DentiSign, a system of sign language specifically designed for dental office use.  The original DentiSign website showcases eight hand symbols that patients can put in practice to communicate when a dental procedure precludes speech.

The aforementioned blog offers a less- than- serious look at eight “DentalBuzz-ified” hand gestures for  patient use while in the dental chair, which you can view here: http://www.dentalbuzz.com/2013/11/10/chairside-sign-language/