As long as you're pursuing a career in dentistry, juggling the demands of dental school and personal life will probably be an ongoing challenge. If you can learn to set limits and look after yourself, however, you can achieve the work-life balance that's best for you.
Dental school is challenging in many ways. Hours upon hours are spent in lab learning the technical skills necessary to become a dentist. Just as much time is spent in didactic classes learning the science behind dentistry.
Twelve strangers, connected through Aspen Dental, came together in June to provide free dental care to citizens in the remote village of Quiquijana, Peru. There, people live in extremely impoverished conditions, many not even making $7 a day.
There are more than 21 million veterans living in the United States and less than 10 million are enrolled for government-based veterans’ healthcare benefits – though most plans don’t include dental benefits. There are another 1.2 million veterans that lack health insurance altogether.
Dream of owning your own dental practice or even multiple practices? Aspen Dental makes the path to practice ownership easier every step of the way. Your path to development and potential ownership begins as soon as you join Aspen Dental.
Making the right career choice and finding a practice environment that you can thrive in can be daunting. It starts with you, knowing what your personal career goals are and what you’d like to accomplish, and then evaluating the opportunities with respect to what’s important to you. There are m