Learn about careers in dentistry
Do you like helping people? Would you like to be your own boss someday and make a good living? Then you might enjoy a career in the dental field. You’ll work with all kinds of people and help them enjoy good dental health. You can be a dentist, a dental hygienist, dental assistant or a dental laboratory technician.
Find out more about what it takes to become a dentist, dental hygienist, dental assistant or dental lab technician.
Dentists provide important services to all types of people and are often able to set their own hours.
Dental hygienists treat patients, teach them good dental habits and often have a flexible work schedule.
Dental assistants work with all kinds of people and keep the office running smoothly.
Dental laboratory technicians use their artistic talents and work with modern technology to make many different kinds of replacements for teeth.