Becoming a Dentist

Becoming a Dentist

There are 72 comments on the BellaOnline story from Jan 13, 2013, titled Becoming a Dentist. In it, BellaOnline reports that:

If you are interested in a career in dentistry, it is important to understand the process for becoming a dentist.

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Columbus, OH

#1 Jan 16, 2013
Thanks for sharing this article ,this is just what I was looking for. I have been considering becoming a dentist Ottawa and don't really know if I have what it takes or not. I just need to talk to some dentists and read some articles before I decide. I really do think I would enjoy it though.

South Jordan, UT

#5 Jan 23, 2013
I have been looking into becoming a dentist in Oakdale, MN for what seems like forever. I want to help those that need it the most. I want to work with low-income people. But first I need to get training and licensed.

Dhaka, Bangladesh

#6 Feb 7, 2013
Thanks for sharing. The two biggest factors is to create early dental habits and make visits to the dentist fun. It creates adult patients who have no issues with dental care.

Tooele, UT

#7 Feb 11, 2013
I'm going up to med school in Terrace, BC to become a ( ) dentist. I'm hoping to become successful.

Since: Feb 13

South Jordan, UT

#8 Feb 12, 2013
Im looking into getting into dental in Calgary. Dr Markovich at is a great guy and I wanna be a dentist like him. Thanks for sharing!
matt loves

South Jordan, UT

#9 Feb 25, 2013
I have been interested in the dentistry field since i can remember. I obviously know my teeth arent amazing but I have always had a fascination with teeth and feel like this would be a great fit for me, But it seems like so much schooling
Jason Strong

Walla Walla, WA

#13 Apr 3, 2013
I really appreciate this! I've been trying to find different websites that can help me understand what becoming a dentist is like. I found this, and to be very helpful! Thank you for sharing.

Oak Brook, IL

#16 Apr 4, 2013
Fabulous tips! I can't wait to start my job with dentist berwyn, IL in the next week! You got me excited!( )

Columbus, OH

#17 Apr 5, 2013
Thanks for all the great advice. My son is thinking about becoming a dentist in Calgary, and I think it's a great idea. I should have him read the article you shared.

San Jose, CA

#28 Jun 22, 2013
You can also search for the teeth whitening in Barnegat, NJ to get rid of the yellowish teeth. You should consult to the best dentist for the effective treatment.  
Justin Orton

San Mateo, CA

#29 Jul 2, 2013
I found this webpage informative. My sister was suffering from critical dental problem and I was in trouble. Now I get great tips about dental care. Thank you very much.

Los Angeles, CA

#33 Jul 15, 2013
Very interesting information. My brother is wanting to become a dentist with and I am sure that he would appreciate this information.

Provo, UT

#46 Oct 28, 2013
I know a dentist in Langley that told me all about becoming a dentist. I think it is a long process, but it is well worth it when you get to start your own practice.

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Magnolia, TX

#62 Mar 7, 2014
It's an amazing career (I'm a bit partial: ). Hard work for sure, but seeing all the good you can do makes it very worthwhile.
Anne L

Lehi, UT

#66 May 3, 2014
For as long as I can remember, I've wanted to be a dentist. And now I'm finally going to school for it! I can't wait to be done, though. School has never been my forte. It kind of sucks that it's necessary for every good paying job, huh?

Columbus, OH

#84 Jul 3, 2014
I have two friends in dental school right now and they love it! I just know that they will both be amazing dentists. They are both working very hard to become a dentist. I find it very interesting when they tell me things they learn at school.

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Shelly Slader

Walla Walla, WA

#94 Jul 30, 2014
My brother wants to be a dentist. It's kind of funny because he hated going to the dentist when he was little. He has job shadowed a few dentists over the past months and has really liked it so far. I hope he makes it through all the schooling!
Seth Ashford

Walla Walla, WA

#98 Aug 8, 2014
Thanks for sharing these tips on becoming a dentist. I didn't realize that dental school was such a competitive thing! My son was telling me he would just go to dental school after his undergraduate studies. I better tell him that it isn't so simple being a dentist. In fact, I should probably send this article to him too.
Shelly Slader

Walla Walla, WA

#100 Aug 14, 2014
I have a friend who will be applying for dental school soon. He has worked so hard throughout his life to be able to become a dentist. I remember so many times when he would stay in to study while the rest of us went out to have fun. There are lots of good dentists in our nation and I hope he'll be able to add to that number.
Cory Trevor

Chicago, IL

#102 Aug 20, 2014
Thank you for sharing the article. I have been interested in a dental career since I was little. I love going to the dentist, and I think that I would enjoy being one. It takes a lot of schooling, but I am determined.

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