Career Questions tagged Dentistry

Dentistry or Computer engineering

Hello I was wondering what major is better (Makes more money, wouldn't need much time to find a suting job opportunity)etc.. I have 2 majors in mind (Dentistry & Computer engineering) I'd love Dentistry because of 1: I can make my own clinic 2: I am my own boss 3.I am pretty good in...

#majors #medical #engineering #computer-engineer #computer #dentistry #computer-software

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Active Dec 06 '18 at 03:17 AM

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Brent Boe | Principal Software Engineer I apologize in advance, because this answer will get a bit ...

To become a dental hygienist, what does the schooling in college consist of?

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Active Nov 27 '18 at 07:27 PM

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Gordana Ostojic | Manager - Customer ServiceCustomer Loyalty Group Hi Hannah, Dental hygienist school and collage consists of a lot ...

Do I need to have a major in science to attend dental school?

Do I need to major in, for instance, Biology or any hard science to attend a dental or medical school? #science #dental...

#dentistry

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Active Sep 01 '18 at 03:14 AM

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Nicole Hurd | Consultant-HR Business Partner Hi there!  Congratulations on your interest.  Typically for any type of ...

What steps should I take to get accepted into Dental School? Any good recommendations?

I am currently going to Hygiene School. However, my dream is to become a Pediatric Dentist. Due to lack monetary struggles, my first step was hygiene school. I plan to apply for Dental School but I don't know what steps to take, I heard it is very difficult for acceptance. Is that correct?...

#dds #dentistry #dental-schoo #dentist #teeth #pediatric-dentistry

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Active Aug 21 '18 at 06:24 PM

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Posted by Anna R.’s Avatar Anna R.
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Brandice Allen | Board Certified Pediatric Dentist As a dental hygienist you are gaining first hand experience treating ...

How can I maintain my 4.0 in college ?

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Active Nov 27 '18 at 09:54 PM

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Posted by Naomi A.’s Avatar Naomi A.
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Matthew Hunter Maher | Associate in Specialized Tax Services at PricewaterhouseCoopers Hello Naomi,Maintaining a 4.0 in college is not easy. It will ...

What college courses would be beneficial for me to take to be a dentist?

Hello my name is Aastha P. I am in 7th grade and go to Pikeville Jr.High School in Pikeville, KY. , I am currently attending a S.T.E.M Camp through Verizon Innovations in Learning. I would love to have some input as to the path I need to take to become a dentist....

#dentistry

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Active Aug 18 '18 at 04:59 PM

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Posted by Aastha P.’s Avatar Aastha P.

I will be attending dental school soon, but the cost has been weighing heavily on my mind. What are some key ways to minimize expenses during dental school and to pay off debt quickly afterward?

I would love to own my own private dental practice someday but do not know how feasible it would be if I entered into it with the burden of a large debt. #dentistry...

#private-practice

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Active Aug 07 '18 at 07:22 PM

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Posted by Emily P.’s Avatar Emily P.
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Hamza S. Haqqi | Founder/CEO Learnza, LLC Educational Leadership and Administration, at ... Hey Emily,The cost of Dental school can be great, but the ...

Is it true that a Dental Hygienist can open their own practice?

I am attending a hygiene program and I've read many article stating that hygienists can open their own practice in Colorado. I was just wondering if that was entirely true? I #business-management #dental-practice #dental-hygienist #teeth #business #dental #dentist #dentistry...

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Active Jul 30 '18 at 11:40 AM

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Posted by Anna R.’s Avatar Anna R.
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Neil Pinney | Director, Comprehensive Care Clinic C at IU School ... Yes, in Colorado, hygienists may practice independently from dentists.

What type of education do i need to become a dentist?

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Active Aug 11 '18 at 05:35 AM

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Posted by Anyienza P.’s Avatar Anyienza P.
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Marci Barnes | General Dentist Typically, you need a bachelors degree (4 years of college). While ...

can i study BSC in dental Hygeine for 4 years and then pursue dentistry

I have applied to dental hygeine school (UBC) in canada which offers a 4 year dental hygeine course and a masters level dentistry course i was wondering what if it is possible for me to first study dental hygeine then pursue the 4 year degree of doctor in dental medicine. #ubc...

#canada #dentist #dental-hygienist #dentistry

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Active Nov 08 '18 at 12:48 AM

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Sheila Jordan, PMP | Senior Technical Project Manager at AT&T Hello Alina:Here's the link to the ADA (American Dental Association) website to ...

What type of programs are there to help you to become a Dentist?

I am interested in working in this field, and I want to know how many years will I need to put in to get to my goal. Also, I am looking for programs to help me reach my goals..#dentistry #dental-hygienist...

#medicine

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Active Nov 10 '18 at 03:00 AM

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Christine Feghali | MBA | Leadership Development Program at AT&T Hey Averion,Becoming a dentist is a long but rewarding road. The ...

What strengths are required in order to major in dentistry?

What are some of the daily challenges you face? #dentistry #dental-hygienist #dental...

#college-major

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Active Nov 08 '18 at 12:40 AM

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Sheila Jordan, PMP | Senior Technical Project Manager at AT&T Hello Robyn:Here's the link to the ADA (American Dental Association) website to ...

As a dental hygienist, how do you deal with people of all different ages?

What are some of their duties? What are some attributes of a great dentist? #dentistry #dental-hygienist #dental...

#dentist

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Active Aug 11 '18 at 06:23 AM

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Posted by De'Asia  S.’s Avatar De'Asia S.
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Marci Barnes | General Dentist The dental hygienist in responsible for patient's periodontal health (or gum ...

What education is needed to become a dentist?

Things you can consider for this specific question... What is the highest degree needed to become a dentist? Are there multiple paths to becoming a dentist? What is the best undergraduate degree to earn before dental school? Is there any other experience/certification required to become a...

#dds #dental #dentist #pre-dental #college #dentistry

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Active Jul 13 '18 at 12:18 AM

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Posted by Alexandra C.’s Avatar Alexandra C.
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Neil Pinney | Director, Comprehensive Care Clinic C at IU School ... Most Dental Schools require prerequisites that take about 3 years of ...

What are the steps to become a Dentist?

I am currently going to Hygiene School. However, my dream is to become a Pediatric Dentist. Due to lack monetary struggles, my first step was hygiene school. I plan to apply for Dental School but I don't know what steps to take. #dentistry #dds #pediatric-dentistry #teeth...

#dental-school

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Active Apr 24 '18 at 05:58 PM

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Posted by Anna R.’s Avatar Anna R.

Relocating Future Dental Hygienist... NC to MA or RI

I am currently in Dental Hygiene school in North Carolina. I am about to start my second year of the program, and will graduate in 2019. When I graduate, I plan to move to either Massachusetts or Rhode Island (somewhere close to the state lines). North Carolina is one of the stricter states,...

#dental-practice #dental #relocation #dentistry #dental-hygiene #rdh #dental-hygienist

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Active Apr 21 '18 at 03:14 AM

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Dental School acceptance and preparedness

Besides a Pre-dental major, what is the best major of study to go on to dental school that helps with acceptance and being prepared? #dentistry #dental #pre-dental...

#dental-school

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Active Apr 21 '18 at 02:23 AM

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Posted by Carmen B.’s Avatar Carmen B.

How is process of going through medical school and taking the MCAT?

I am currently a junior in high school and I am curious about the process of becoming a professional like an orthodontist, dentist, pediatrician, or a family and general practitioner. Since I am aware that earning a (grad/undergrad) degree is not something to underestimate, I want to know what...

#dentistry #pediatrics #general-practitioner #healthcare #doctorate-degree #medical-school #graduate-school #orthodontist #mcat #medicine #hospital-and-health-care

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Active Apr 16 '18 at 08:27 PM

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Posted by Jessie D.’s Avatar Jessie D.
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Ashley Willies | Medical Student at Howard University College of Medicine I am a first year and so far it has had ...

What is the best major for someone who wants to be an orthodontist?

I am a junior in high school and am looking into majors. I already know that I want to become an orthodontist, but I am not sure if I should choose a STEM major with a Humanities/Social Science minor or a Humanities/Social Science major and a STEM major? Also, what are good combinations of...

#choosing-a-major #college-minor #orthodontist #college-major #dentistry

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Active Apr 16 '18 at 04:18 PM

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Posted by Rae M.’s Avatar Rae M.

What are the steps to getting me to becoming a dentist?

I am asking this question because I want to start to prepare for my future. Also, because I want to hear how others went to and through to make their career possible. #dentistry...

#dental

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Active Oct 15 '18 at 09:28 PM

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Posted by Averion G.’s Avatar Averion G.
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Ravindra Potnuru | Director - PMO There are 4 steps:Complete a Bachelor's degree program. Dental schools generally ...

Do Orthodontists get to choose their own workdays?

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Active Apr 09 '18 at 11:23 PM

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Posted by Lindsey W.’s Avatar Lindsey W.
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James Garvin | Customer Success Manager at Okta, Inc. As with pretty much everything in the medical world, if you ...

I'm debating between Biomedical Engineering and Dentistry. Would most of my core classes for either contribute to my decision for a major?

I've done well in all of my STEM classes. I'm leaning towards Engineering, but haven't quite decided. I've started considering Pre Dentistry to see where my interests take me. #engineering #biomedical #dentistry...

#dental

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Active Sep 17 '18 at 05:13 PM

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Posted by Christopher S.’s Avatar Christopher S.
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Anthony Ngo There is no Pre-Dentistry major.  My wife is a dentist and ...

What is a day in the life of a Dentists like?

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Active Mar 13 '18 at 10:32 PM

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Posted by Laureale C.’s Avatar Laureale C.

What education level is needed to become a Medical, Dental, and Laboratory Technicians?

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Active Feb 05 at 06:02 AM

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Posted by Laureale C.’s Avatar Laureale C.
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Dr. Marlène Trusiak PhD, MHA, BHS, RN. | Medical Doctor Graduate/PhD. Research Published on ProQuest. Copyright: ... <span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">There are no blue print requirements to ...

i want to study to be a pediatric dentist, i was wondering what core classes would i have to take to begin my journey to becoming a pediatric dentist?

I’ve always had a clear idea of what i want to do, but I’ve always been a little overwhelmed with starting new things and where to begin at. #teeth...

#dentistry

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Active Mar 02 '18 at 01:06 AM

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Posted by kiara S.’s Avatar kiara S.
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Victoria German | Sr. Mgr. Ntwrk Security & HSO Member Hi Kiara,This is a great question and here are some links ...

How do you survive medical/dental school?

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Active Oct 21 '18 at 07:56 PM

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Posted by Mireia R.’s Avatar Mireia R.
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Vickey Manning | MD Stay calm. Don't fall behind in studies. If you need help, ...

Do you recommend getting a degree in an international school?

I'm asking because I'm wondering if the U.S. would recognize the degree when I come back. For example, if I went to dental school in Spain would I be able to work as a dentist here? #international #international-affairs #study-abroad #overseas-study #dental-school #dentistry #dentist...

#college-advice #college-selection #career #university #college-admissions #higher-education #college #orthodontist #college-bound

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Active Jan 25 at 12:17 AM

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Posted by Mireia R.’s Avatar Mireia R.
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Kim Igleheart | Employment Counselor | Open Records Specialist I think studying abroad would be an awesome opportunity! However, you ...

What is a "residency"?

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Active Nov 07 '18 at 04:00 AM

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Posted by Mireia R.’s Avatar Mireia R.
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Hamza S. Haqqi | Founder/CEO Learnza, LLC Educational Leadership and Administration, at ... Wonderful questions Mireia, first of all my name is Hamza Haqqi ...

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