Opting for a bit of lighthearted entertainment, I located this short which shows the predicament of an entertainer seeking dental assistance, after a particularly bad incident!
(In actuality, the designer, a Ms. S. Ribbons, explained that she created the short for a dentist who had the character on his business card. The short was drawn many years ago, and the dentist was eager to allow her to have a go at making the endeavor. The ragtime was provided by her daughter - and excellent work! One does wonder what the replacement material was...)