Being a dentist and owning your own small practice is what many young dentists set out to do. Many are scared away from large practices due to the negative reviews about them. There are benefits in working for a large group practice, you just have to have an open mind when looking for that perfect job. You don’t always find a positive review, but one did, Dr. Velayo, and he shares his thoughts on the ADA blog.
Reflect on these key points:
- o It is important to know what you want out of your first job, even as a dentist.
- o Often dental school, the concept of “large group practice” had a negative connotation among dental students, often viewing it as a “last resort.”
- o Reach out to dentists and learn for yourself PDS-supported offices seemed genuinely happy in their current positions and felt that they were able to achieve their professional and personal goals faster.
“My entrepreneurial spirit has been ignited as I am passionate about incorporating my personal vision in the office and establishing my reputation within the community.”
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