Reflecting on my first year out of dental school

Getting into school and graduation is one of the best ways to get ahead in life. As people move forward in life they are able to look back and see how they have developed. This is the story of a women who graduated from dental school and had an amazing experience.

Reflect on these key points:

  • 1)My biggest struggles starting out were time management, clinical quality and patient case presentation.
  • 2)There were so many times that I’d get home from work and rethink cases over and over again and ask myself what I could have improved.
  • 3)It’s been almost seven months on my own and my office has grown so much that I’ve already hired a part-time associate, another front office team member, and another dental assistant!

“Time management was the biggest challenge because in dental school we had a three-hour block to devote entirely to one patient and only had to focus on one thing at a time.”

Read full article here: http://newdentistblog.ada.org/wordpress/reflecting-on-my-first-year-out-of-dental-school/

 

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