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johnna K. Nov 22 25 views
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Eileen E. Sep 19 85 views

What do I need to do to become a dental hygienist?

It’s my last year of high school. I’ve really been wanting to become one dental...


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Kathy N. Jun 21 115 views

How to be a successful and joyful dental hygienist?

I am boarding onto taking prerequisite courses to apply for dental hygiene programs. I am not so good at science courses and am afraid of giving shots. Thank you in advance for your advice!...


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Danny H. Jun 13 105 views

What’s it like to be a dentist?

I’m in high school and I love science and biology. I think dentistry might be right for me. dentist dentistry...


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Zamira D. Mar 22 134 views

I need advice on becoming a dental hygienist to then becoming a general dentist

I’m currently in my final year of highschool and I don’t have a lot of money for 8yrs of schooling to be a dentist so I wanted to start off as being a dental hygienist so I would be able to afford going to school and become a general dentist. I been needing advice because I don’t really have...

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Danell L. Mar 17 251 views

What are some jobs in the dental field that do not require an extreme amount of schooling?

I was looking into dental hygiene, but i’m afraid my parents are going to be disappointed because they want me to look for a job that earns more money. dental-hygienist dental dentistry dental-hygiene...


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juan Q. Feb 12 153 views


My name is Juan Quiroz iam going back college HOW I KNOW IF I LIKE TO A DENTAL HYGIENIST? i like to study the parts of the body i like to know more about the human body and their parts ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY...


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Luz G. Nov 05, 2020 439 views

How many years does it take to be a dentist?

I am a 12th grader and would love to be a good dentist or assistant, but I need help determining which colleges would be a good fit. dentist...


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Eduardo M. Nov 05, 2020 182 views

what is a career that would keep me finacially wealthy

i love to play soccer and i have always wanted to be a dentist and so mouth surgery entertainment...


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Anelise K. Nov 02, 2020 190 views

How long do you take to do a normal check-up as a dentist

I am a high school student wanting to learn more about the dental career feild. dental-hygienist careers dentist...


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Anelise K. Nov 02, 2020 139 views

What's your favorite thing to do as a dentist?

I am a high school student wanting to learn more about the dentist career field. dental-hygienist dentist high-school student high-school-students...


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Anelise K. Nov 02, 2020 137 views

What's the most common task you do as a dentist?

I'm a high school student wanting to learn more about the dental field. dental-hygienist orthodontics dentistry...


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Anelise K. Nov 02, 2020 167 views

How do you feel after successfully helping out a patient as a dentist

I am a high school student wanting to learn more about the dental career field. dental-hygienist dentist dentistry...


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Lydia S. Oct 27, 2020 140 views

What Other Classes Should I be Taking?

As a high school Junior wanting to become a Dental Hygienist I really want to be prepared for the future. I'm not really sure about the classes I should be taking now, in high school, and the classes I should take in college once I graduate. dental-hygienist high-school-classes high-school...


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Lydia S. Oct 23, 2020 130 views

What are the drawbacks of being a Dental Hygienist

I've heard a lot of good things about beieng dental hygienists and it seems like a good career. I'm very interested in becoming one, but I would like to know about any cons the job has to offer. dental-hygienist...


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Lydia S. Oct 23, 2020 216 views

What Should I Look for in Colleges?

I'm a high school Junior looking to become a dental hygienist. What classes are important to take and what degree do I need? I'm also wondering what certifications I will need and if colleges offer any type of certification courses. dental-hygienist dental-hygienist dentist...


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Taylor K. Oct 19, 2020 88 views

Does a dental hygienist have to do the surgery aspect?

I know there are surgery aspects you have to do as a dentist, does the dentist do those or does the dental hygienist also do that. Or is the dental hygienist there to assist the dentist in those situations....


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Taylor K. Oct 19, 2020 107 views

Does a dental hygienist make there own schedule.

I would like to go into the dental field. But would also like to have my own life since you go to school for a very long time....


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Alicia Y. Sep 15, 2020 201 views

Do you need to be really good in science to become an orthodontist?

I'm a Junior in high school. I want to know if I have to be really smart in science because I don't want to get to college or university and lose money for something I know I'm not really good at. I want to find the best match for me. college-majors university dental dental-hygienist...

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Ryen H. Sep 08, 2020 641 views

do you have to major in dental hygiene to be a dental hygienist?

I know that you can major in dental hygiene but is there another major you can get a degree in before going into the dental hygiene program? dental dental-hygienist...


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Alison B. Apr 25, 2020 535 views

What major in college to become dental hygienist?

I am a junior in high school and I am very interested in becoming a dental hygienist. As far as I know you have to take pre-req classes for 2 years and get your associates degree then apply for a dental hygiene program which takes 2 years. What is the major you take for the pre-req classes?...

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Ramsey P. Apr 01, 2020 238 views

Is dental hygiene right for me?

I have recently been doing research on dental hygiene because it checks most of the boxed on my list. Making people feel better and working in the healthcare is really important to me, and dental hygiene is just that. I found out that the college I attend has a dual degree program in dental...

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korey R. Jan 30, 2020 245 views

do you have to become a dental hygienist before becoming a dentist

I am a junior in high school and I am interested in become a dentist dentist dentistry dental-hygienist dental...


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abby J. Nov 15, 2019 237 views

Should I be a dental hygenist or a dentist?

I don't care which one I just want to be part of a dental field. dental-hygienist dentistry...


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abby J. Nov 15, 2019 281 views

Will I have to work at a front desk on the first day if I work in a dentist's office?

I want to help people with their teeth. Do I have to start at the front desk? dentistry dental-hygienist...