Dentists diagnose and treat dental conditions and assist patients to develop better regimens for oral hygiene. They clean teeth, fix bite problems, perform operations and extractions, and other activities to ensure safe teeth and mouth.
RUDDERLY MENTORSHIP PROGRAM
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IMMERSIVE MENTORSHIP STRUCTURE WITH A REAL WORLD ASSIGNMENT, TO GIVE YOU A SNEAK PEAK
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Good communication skills
Passionate about patient care
Should have good analytical skills to help reach medical decisions
Should be able to empathise with a patient
Surefooted and confident in their ability and knowledge
Good at business administration
Can be self employed and run your own clinic
Possibility to maintain a good work-life balance
Decent annual income
Education is expensive
Study is intensive and rigorous
Business management can be difficult if you start your own practice
Emotionally and physically demanding
GOT WHAT IT TAKES?
Have a thirst for knowledge and research
Passionate and proactive about improving patient care
A strong communicator and collaborator
Interested in starting your own practice
Interesting Facts about the career
What is the hardest substance in your body? -While many people might consider this to be your bones, it is in fact tooth enamel, the translucent outermost covering of your teeth!
Just like finger prints, tooth prints are unique to each individual.
The oldest known dentist: The oldest dentist, Hesi-Re, lived in Egypt over 5,000 years ago.
The most expensive tooth- According to the Guiness book of world records, the most valuable tooth in the world belonged to Isaac Newton and was sold in the year 1816 for an equivalent of around 35,000 dollars!