After reading Million Dollar Dentistry by Gray Kadi, I learned that the traditional way of dentistry practice is stressful and you are leaving so much money on the table if you continue to practice dentistry the old fashion way. Also I learned that if you use Mr. Kadi suggestion you will be living a happier and stress-free life.
The motivation, passion, and the internal will to want to succeed in life has always dwelled within me, so ultimately, all I needed was to find what interest me in life. In the beginning, I found myself staring down the road of becoming a teacher or dental hygienist. At first the idea of becoming a teacher seemed like a prominent, and fulfilling job. I get to convey knowledge to groups of young individuals, I also get to work in a setting with other mature adults who share my passion, and I have the opportunity to work with children; but, ultimately, there was just one main component missing for me, and that was the hands-on aspect. I told myself that I wanted to be involved in a career that is very hands-on. That’s when I decided to make the
The career that fascinates me and what I plan to be when Im older, is a Dental Hygienist. A dental hygienist is a stressful job, but it helps a lot of people. You are helping people get better teeth and even look better, because when people have straight pretty teeth, they seem to have an upgrade in their looks. I haven’t always wanted to be a dental hygienist, I had many other career choices. But, something about making people smile when I’m the reason they look good doing it makes me happy.
The abscess in my tooth exposed the pulp and the different layers. After doing further research, I was awestruck by the complexities of a tooth. At that moment, the mouth became more complex and I was able to appreciate its nuances. The dentist became more than someone who placed filling and pulled teeth. At this same moment, I realized I found my calling. I further explored my interest in dentistry through the Dental Career Exploration Pipeline Program. Through this program I learned the impact of one’s oral health on one’s overall health. I learned the types of procedures dentists perform other than the typical filling and extraction. The most memorable and influential part was placing filling and caps, repairing chipped teeth, and many other procedures I was able to perform myself on the mannequin. I left with confidence that dentistry was the career for me. I’d always be interested due to the fact each patient has a unique situation, not to mention the actual work was
Dentists will diagnose and treat problems that occur in the mouths, teeth, and gums of the patients they oversee. Some of these treatments include filling cavities, removing decay from teeth, straightening teeth, place sealants, give whitening treatments, write prescriptions, examine x-rays, and administer anesthetics during procedures. They also counsel each individual on how to maintain good oral hygiene and base their diet around their teeth. Some dentists may also make models and take measurements of oral appliances such as dentures and retainers. To become a dentist, you must obtain a Bachelor's degree and then enter a dental school. Admission to dental school can be very competitive so they administer a test during their junior year of
You know that feeling you have after you get your teeth clean? You feel refreshed and clean. Well dental hygienist feel the same way after they have completed their work for a patient. Dental hygienist feel accomplished and relaxed. They feel the way you feel walking out of the office. Dental hygienist take on many different challenges. They play a special role in our society. Many different descriptions describe a dental hygienist. You must achieve important qualities and duties to be classified as a dental hygienist. Many advantages are a bright side to the job. Education and salary are a very defining idea within the dentistry department. Scheduling, environment, work conditions, and opportunities are important for a dental hygienist. You never know how many patients or what kind of patients you will meet within a day’s work.
Today, the position of a dental hygienist requires a person to polish and give advice about teeth and face certain type of issues regarding technology changes in various tools as well due to the problems of acquiring, upgrading, and sharing of these tools. The role of a dental hygienist is to take x-rays, clean teeth all while under the supervision of a dentist. As a dental hygienist one must attend at least two years of college. During the two years of college a hygienist is required to take a math, biology, English, and chemistry classes. When all the core classes are out of the way, the hands on learning done in the classroom make it easy to fall in love with this career choice. Taking a science class helps students understand how food and
Are you confused of what you want to be? Many people are confused of what to choose because they worry about many things at once. Some people are too busy with their family and didn't have the chance to become what they wanted. There is a career out there that will get you the training you need in just six-eight months. This career is Dental assistance. The good thing about dental assistant is that it's a fast growing field and you become one really fast. I'm really confused about becoming dental assistant or dental hygienist. Although dental hygiene is suitable for my age and the amount of free time I have. To contrast between dental hygiene and dental assistant, I will be talking about the three main ideas of these two fields. As a matter of fact, there are three main reasons to choose either of them and they are salary, work and schooling.
Who Works in a Dental office? Dentists and their assistants, well of course they do! Unfortunately, many patients are unaware that dental hygienists also work closely with the dentists and their assistants. Dental Hygiene is also a career in the dentistry field. A dental hygienist not only cleans patients tooth and mouth but also educates them about oral health along with completing duties that dental assistants perform. They assist dentists in the diagnostic and therapeutic aspects of a dental practice. Choosing a career out of so many isn’t so easy, it’s necessary to examine the education, salary, pros and cons, and others important elements to choose to become a dental hygienist.
It has been a long journey coming to a resolution for what I want to do with my professional life but finally, I have come to a decision. Dental hygienists are oral health professionals who are licensed in dental hygiene to provide educational, examination, medical, organizational and beneficial services for the sack of health for patients. The main reason I am interested in dental hygiene is, my whole life I’ve been interested in a profession in the health care division.
As population goes up, the general health will continue to soar the demands for dental services. Dental Hygienists help patients develop and keep satisfying oral care, they combine together to meet the oral health needs of patients. Dental hygienists are an essential component in the dental world, they provide oral care to a variety of ages, also Indian reservation to the ones in need, and a high paying salary that it is a career most would envy.
Dental Assistants can help change a person’s life in many ways. Dental assistants provide their patients a way to stay healthy within oral activities while also providing general happiness to a patient. Assistants work hand in hand with a dental hygienist observing, supporting, and caring for the patients need, whenever they need them. They work with tools, sit and stand long periods per day, and work in one of the dirtiest places on the human body, the mouth (Summary). Dental Assistants practice safety measures, just like any other doctor would, to assure the safety of themselves, along with the safety of their patients and organs that are being worked on from infectious diseases. They wear goggles, gloves,
When you are young, you are asked: "what do you want to be when you grow up?" Most children would reply by saying a superhero, a professional basketball player, a model, etc. My response was always, someone who can make a difference in an individual's life. Finding out how I was going to do that exactly was challenging until I reached my junior year in high school. I remember going to the Dental Office to get my regular cleaning and after watching my Dental Hygienist at the time, conduct her regular duties such as cleaning my teeth and educating me on good oral health I was intrigued. At that very moment, I knew that I wanted to help others by becoming a Dental Hygienist. I think that promoting and educating others on good oral health is very important because it
Ever since I was young, dentistry had sparked my interest for my career. Dentistry appeals to me chiefly because I had always wanted to be involved in a profession where I can help people. My love towards human biology especially human teeth also contributes to my career choice. Most importantly, I find human teeth interesting, often fascinating. Due to my compassionate nature, I have since long known that I would want to pursue dentistry as my career because I get to form relationships with my patients, work hand in hand with many people on a face to face basis. I would be lying if I say the high income wasn’t one of my reasons why did I choose dentistry, but on top of that, I get to satisfy the needs of every patient, help people ‘hands-on’,