Someplace in a dentist’s workplace far, far-off, Dr. J. Steven Abernathy is marshaling the insurgent forces to launch a root canal process. The Arkansas laser dentistry specialist launched a Star Wars spoof video final week that makes the dreaded therapy really feel like a rollicking sci-fi journey.
The video, delivered to our consideration by Geekologie, drops Abernathy, sporting a really un-Jedi Hawaiian shirt, into the 1977 “Star Wars” film scene the place the forces of fine plan the trench-run assault on Darth Vader’s Loss of life Star.
“Lasers aren’t only for X-wings anymore,” Abernathy declares as he sells the advantages of utilizing laser expertise for root canals.
The video is not content material to cease there. We get a snippet of the particular trench run with Abernathy because the pilot. He then hangs out with Han Solo and Chewbacca earlier than receiving a hero’s welcome from Princess Leia.
The mixture of Star Wars scenes with dental jargon and pictures makes for a weirdly entertaining expertise. Cling round until the tip for a wink-wink reference to the much-maligned “Star Wars Vacation Particular.”
Abernathy isn’t any stranger to journey. He has a colourful background as a pilot, sailor, presidential historian and author of 5 novels. He additionally teaches the most recent laser methods for root canals. Now he can add “Jedi” to his listing of accomplishments.