Dentists are doctors who are able to prescribe medicine if needed. Many dentists only work four days a week!
One of the more difficult skills to learn in dental school is how to use a mirror backwards to do most of your work.
There are many specialties dentists are able to pursue after 4 years of school have been completed.
The Oral Cavity Serves Several Purposes, So You Should be Proactive in Maintaining its' Health.
Opening up now will help you begin to navigate the process of making some great career decisions later.
Nathan eyes were opened to the needs of others when he was on a mission trip.
An incredible challenge that you might just love.
You can become a leader in everything you do.
You need to be proactive when it comes to your personal life, too.
Do you know your way around the dental profession?
There are many career options in dentistry. Which do you think is most interesting?
A job shadow experience brings awareness and gives allowance for authentic problem solving.
Nathan gives dating advice and tells the story of meeting his wife.
To thrive in dentistry, you'll need to look beyond the surface.
Mirrors and reflections make for precision.
ATTITUDE - LOVE YOUR NEIGHBOR AS YOURSELF
PROJECT - A MEDICAL MISSION TRIP
OBSERVATION - THERE ARE PEOPLE IN PROLONGED DENTAL PAIN
MOMENT - I WOULD LIKE TO LEARN HOW TO HELP THEM
DECISION - I WANT TO BE A DENTIST
There are many people all over the world who live in constant dental pain. Nathan wants to be part of the solution, which in part is why he chose dentistry as a career. He wants to take medical mission trips to bring relief to those without much hope.
"Is it fair to all concerned" is a question some people ask themselves daily. Look around at the blessings you have. Do all other people have those same blessings. If not, what are their needs? Is there something you could do to strengthen them, their family and their community.
Getting involved with others in an effort to strengthen individuals, families and communities is one way to find your cornerstone moment which may lead to a life and career you love.
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