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Getting Started or Advancing in the Exciting Field of Dentistry.
What is a Periodontist?
Explains what a periodontist is as well as what a periodontist does.
What is an Oral Surgeon?
Explains what an oral and maxillofacial surgeon is as well as what an oral and maxillofacial surgeon does.
What is an Endodontist?
Explains what an endodontist is as well as what an endodontist does.
What is a Pediatric Dentist?
Explains what a pediatric dentist is as well as what a pediatric dentist does.
Want to be a Dentist? 5 Tips to Become a Dentist
If you want to become a dentist, read about the education required to become a dentist and links to dental schools.
What is a Prosthodontist?
Describes what a prosthodontist is and what a prosthodontist does.
What is an Orthodontist?
Describes what an orthodontist is and what education is required to be an orthodontist.
Dental Assistant
If you think you might like a career in dentistry as a dental assistant, but not sure exactly what they do, then read here about the job descriptions, education requirements and more!
Dentists: Career Information
Think you might want to become a dentist? Dawn Rosenberg McKay, our Guide to Career Planning provides employment facts, educational requirements, salary information and more for a career as a dentist or dental specialist.
Careers in Dentistry - Exploring the Options
Dawn Rosenberg McKay, our Guide to Career Planning, has provided several different career options available in dentistry.
Dental Lab Technicians: Career Information
Dawn Rosenberg McKay, our Guide to Career Planning provides employment facts, educational requirements, salary information and more for a career as a dental lab technician.
Dental Hygienists - Career Planning
Dawn Rosenberg McKay, our Guide to Career Planning provides employment facts, educational requirements, salary information and more for a career as a dental hygienist.
Be a Dentist or a Dental Specialist in the US Air Force
Information about being a dentist or dental specialist in the United States Air Force.
Be an Endodontist in the United States Air Force
Information about being an endodontist in the United States Air Force.
Become an Orthodontist in the United States Air Force
Information about being an orthodontist in the United States Air Force.
Be a Dental Technician in the US Navy
Rod Powers provides complete information about being a dental technician in the United States Navy.
Dental Careers in the Air Force
Information about dental assisting and dental lab technicians in the air force.
Become an Oral Surgeon in the United States Air Force
Information about being an Oral Surgeon in the United States Air Force.
Dental Careers and Dental Career Training
If you are interested in a dental career, but are not sure how to get started, this site will provide you with the information and resources that you will need.
How to Become a Board Certified Endodontist
Information about how to become a board certified endodontist.
Careers in Dentistry
This site offers information on dental career options, prospective students, postgraduate programs and a dental career FAQ.
Do You Want to go to Dental School?
The American Dental Association offers contact information about the American Association of Dental Schools Application Service (AADSAS)
Guidelines About Becoming a Dentist
If you would like to become a dentist, The American Dental Association offers guidelines on what you need to know to get started.
Careers in Dentistry - Dental Team Careers
Information about becoming a dental assistant, dental hygienist or dental laboratory technician.
Be a Dentist in the United States Army
Information about being a dentist in the United States Army.
Ten Great Reasons to Be a Dentist
The American Dental Association provides ten great reasons to be a dentist.
Applying to a Postdoctoral Periodontal Program
The American Academy of Periodontology provides information about applying to a postdoctoral periodontal program.
How to become an Orthodontist in Australia
The Australian Society of Orthodontists provides information about how to become an orthodontist in Australia.
What Does a Dental Hygienist Do?
Do you think you might like to be a dental hygienist, but you're not sure what they do? The American Dental Hygienist's Association provides information about being a dental hygienist.
Become a Periodontist in the United States Air Force
Information about becoming a periodontist in the United States Air Force.
Tips For Gaining Acceptance to a Postdoctoral Periodontal Program
Information about how to strengthen your application and prepare yourself for a postdoctoral periodontal program.
Become a Periodontist in the United States Army
Information about becoming a periodontist in the United States Army.
Dental Lab Technicians - Bureau of Labor Statistics
The US Department of Labor provides statistics about dental laboratory technicians including the nature of the work, job outlook and earnings.
Become a Periodontist in the United States Navy
Information about becoming a periodontist in the United States Navy.
How to Become an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon
The American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery provides complete information about becoming an oral surgeon.
What Does it Take to Become an Orthodontist?
The American Association of Orthodontists provides information about what it takes to become an orthodontist.
Orthodontic Staff Careers
Complete information about the various careers in orthodontics.
How to Become a Pediatric Dentist
Information about what it takes to be a pediatric dentist.
Become an Endodontist
Information about becoming an endodontist, provided by the American Academy of Endodontists.
Specialty of Endodontics
Detailed information about the specialty of endodontics provided by the American Association of Endodontists.
Earning a Dental Hygiene Education
The American Dental Hygienists’ Association provides information about the education required to be a dental hygienist.
Dental Office Receptionist Forum
This is a fun forum for dental office receptionists that also provides salary information.
Pediatric Dentistry Residency Programs
The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry provides residency programs by state.
How Much Money Does a Dental Hygienist Earn?
Provides information about the salary of a dental hygienist.
Pay Scale Job Description for Dental Front Desk / Receptionists
Job description and salary information about a dental receptionist / front desk career.
Dental Front Desk / Receptionists Career Information
Information and job description for a career choice as a dental front desk / receptionist.
Accredited Endodontic Programs By State
Accredited endodontic programs by state provided by the American Association of Endodontics.
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