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Ann G. Apr 09, 2014 1837 views
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Kiara C. Apr 13, 2016 1247 views

Is being am orthodontist a job for people who may be shy? If it's not a good fit, what careers in the dentistry field might better suit me?

Hi, I am a 10th grade student from Boston Collegiate Charter School in Boston and I am interested in becoming an orthodontist when I graduate. #dentistry #orthodontist...

#personality

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Morgan S. May 09, 2016 845 views

Would a degree in Dentay Hygiene give me a good foundation to continue on to Dental School?

I will be starting college in the fall of 2016. I decided on pursuing a major in dental hygiene with hopes to later go on to dental school. I know most of the dentists I have talked to said that they majored in biology or pre-dentistry before dental school. However, I did not want to major in...

#dental #dentistry #dental-hygiene

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alexis L. May 13, 2016 686 views

What courses or classes should I take in college and high school if I am interested in the field of dentistry?

I have wanted to become a dentist form the young age of 2 and now I am old enough to gear my life towards that goal. However, I am not completely sure which classes are the best to take. I know math and science courses in general but I need specifics. #college #college-major #dentistry...

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Jennifer A. May 18, 2016 560 views

A question for dentists: would you recommend working in an administrative position in a dental office before starting your own practice?

Hello! My name is Jennifer, and I am a pre-dental student at Virginia Commonwealth University. I was wondering if any dentists would advise pre-dental students to seek administrative positions in dental offices to learn more about the "business" side of running a practice. My general dentist...

#administrative #dentistry #dentist #dental #administrative-work

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Jennifer A. May 18, 2016 1544 views

Another question for dentists: would you say that it is an absolute MUST for one to be an extrovert in order to be a dentist?

Hello! My name is Jennifer, and I am a pre-dental student at Virginia Commonwealth University. I was wondering if any dentists out there would say that it is an absolute MUST for one to be an extrovert in order to be a dentist. A little bit about myself... For the majority of my life, I have...

#cosmetic-dentistry #dental-practice #dentistry #dentist #dental #family-dentistry

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fimanekeni M. May 18, 2016 542 views

How long will it take me to finish college and attain the highest qualification in dentistry?

i am in oshakati, namibia. I am asking this question because i want to become specialized in dentistry with the highest qualification and to be the best in my country, not only to be the best but also to help and put my country up to standard [P.S. This question was edited by a site admin for...

#healthcare #medical-practice #college #education #dentistry #general #medical-school

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diana V. May 21, 2016 495 views

On the path to dental school, is it recommendable to acquire a B.A in a major not in the science fields? or is it better to keep a one track mind to prepare for the DAT test?

I am very interested in being an orthodontist one day. Coming from a small town in Mexico were dental care is not available to everyone, my goal is to share my knowledge with such towns. was hoping to get a B.A in Latin American Studies to be better prepared to travel south america providing...

#latin-american-studies #orthodontist #dentistry

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Wilnide D. May 24, 2016 682 views
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Alec J. May 25, 2016 561 views

Is there a specific degree that I should choose when wanting to apply to dental school?

I am enrolling in college and I want to become a dentist in the future. Is there a specific plan of study I should follow in order to achieve this? #college #dentistry #dentist #academic-advisor...

#pre-dental

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Alec J. May 25, 2016 2113 views

What internship opportunites are there for pre-dental students?

Is there any opportunities for a pre-dental student to participate in an internship in the dental field? I cannot find such positions available. If there are no such opportunities, what would you recommend? #internships #dentistry #internship #dentist...

#dental

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Athena P. May 25, 2016 566 views
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Adam M. Oct 25, 2016 501 views

Is the schooling worth it?

I'm interested in becoming medical doctor, but I'm concerned with the amount of schooling that it requires. Is it really worth all the years of grueling study and thousands of dollars of student debt? How has it paid off? #doctor #medicine #nurse...

#dentistry

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Robyn J. Aug 31, 2017 416 views

What is the typical day like in the career of being a dentist?

I want to become a dentist because i like being involved in things that require you to be hands on. I also know there are different types of dentists and i want to know how you came to the conclusion of which one you wanted to be. #dentistry #dental-hygiene #dental-assistant...

#cosmetic-dentistry

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Robyn J. Aug 31, 2017 243 views

Do you have any advice about being successful preparing for this career in college?

What degree are usually required to be a all around dentist....

#dentistry