Let’s be honest; there are many things to love about working in the dental field. From helpingyoung patients overcome dental fears to restoring a long lost smile – and all the little things in between – dentistry is an important and life-changing field.
Recently, we asked our Facebook community to share why they love being a dental professional. The responses are truly heartwarming:
Whether you’re just knocking on the door of your career in the dental field, or you’re a seasoned professional, we hope these words will inspire you to start tomorrow with a smile; a smile that can only come from knowing you’re part of an amazing ‘club’ of talented people doing important work!
Posted July 15, 2019
Sitting hunched over patients’ mouths for several hours a day is extremely taxing on your body. Dental hygienists and dentists are prone to problems as a result of poor working posture, eye strain, and unnatural hand positioning. Regular exercise, however, can help you minimize those problems and enjoy benefits such as: Greater comfort while working […]
Posted July 05, 2019
One of the great things about a career in dental hygiene is how flexible the job is. I have worked as little as two days a month when my kids were little. It was perfect. But for as flexible as the work days can be, once you commit to a day the flexibility ends. You […]
Posted July 04, 2019
Each year delivers more new dental technology that makes dentistry easier, faster, and more cost-effective than ever before. But like many other hygienists, this trend has you a bit concerned. You’re wondering how all the rapidly-developing technology will impact your dental hygienist duties. Could new dental technology devalue the work you do or render your […]