If you are preparing to wrap up your hands-on dental assisting program, you’re probably ready to get started on your new career as a dental assistant, right? Before you eagerly move forward, there are a few things you might find beneficial to know when starting a new job. Allow us to explain what you can expect, so you aren’t alarmed on your first day.
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July 17, 2019
July 6, 2019
If you are taking a dental assisting course and currently pursuing certification, there are many things you should know before you take the leap of accepting your first job. As a new (or aspiring) dental assistant, you are always learning and can benefit from others who have been in the field for many years. To prepare yourself for a life in dentistry, here are a few career tips you might find beneficial.
June 10, 2019
If you think the dentist is the only person who has an important job in the dentist office, guess again. Keep in mind, the dental hygienist ensures the patient’s teeth are clean and in good shape, but the dental assistant aides in the process, too. Not only can they serve as a sounding board, but they ensure patients are comfortable and informed during their visit, all of which they learn how to do effectively as part of a hands-on dental assisting program. Find out how these integral members of every dental team keep patients coming back. (more…)
June 2, 2019
If you’re looking to become a dental assistant, you’re probably aware of the necessary step of passing your national boards, right? If you are unsure of what to expect, you’re in luck because there is a dental assistant course in Lebanon thank can help! Not only will you receive the important information you need to pass the exam, but you’ll be prepared and ready to serve your patients as a trained and highly skilled dental assistant! Find out what to expect on exam day and how you can calm your nerves before the big test.
Are You Almost Finished With Dental Assistant Training? Here Are 4 Ways You Can Beat The Stress Before Your Big Test
May 25, 2019
Each day you get closer to completing your dental assistant training, you get more stressed about taking your big exam. You’ve never been a good test-taker, but you want to ace this exam and be able to help patients achieve great smiles they’re proud of. It doesn’t help that this feels like the biggest exam of your life. Even though you’ve been paying attention in all of your classes, you’re still worried about passing the DANB’s Certified Dental Assistant exam. Here are 4 tips and tricks to beat the stress and reduce your anxiety. (more…)
Are You Having These Reoccurring Dreams? Dental Assistant School May Be The Answer To Deciphering Them!
May 7, 2019
After sitting in an office for eight hours every day and feeling like you’re not contributing as much as you’d like to your community, your favorite part of the day is laying your head on your pillow for the night. As soon as you do, you dream of having a fulfilling job helping others boost their confidence and achieve their goals. Turn your dreams into a reality by attending dental assistant school! No two days will be the same, and the program only takes 10 Saturdays to complete! Read on to decipher your dental assistant dreams and take one step closer to feeling fulfilled. (more…)
April 16, 2019
If you’re trying to decide if dental assistant school is right for you, it’s no surprise that you probably have a lot of questions about career outlook, tuition, class format, and more. Choosing your career is a big move, and you need to be fully informed before taking the jump. So, let us help to answer some of the most frequently asked questions about dental assistant school.
April 7, 2019
It doesn’t matter what job you have, there are always steps you must take that are always the same, no matter how unique the client, patient, case, or project. During your dental assistant training, you’ll learn this is, in fact, the same, and there’s no getting out of it if you want to remain successful. To get a better idea, here are 5 things you must do when dealing with each patient. (more…)
March 16, 2019
Having a mentor who can shed some light on an industry is one way you can learn the ins and outs about your chosen career path. While the courses you take will give you the textbook knowledge you need, you shouldn’t pass up the opportunity to find someone who has or is currently working in the field. While in dental assistant school, you’ll receive hands-on experience to prepare you for the real world, so why not find a mentor who can help guide you along the way? Here are a few ways you can go about picking the right mentor to assist you on your path to becoming a dental assistant.
March 8, 2019
Are you looking for a career that will not only offer perks but provide you with a sense of purpose? The field of dentistry is vast, and even if you don’t desire to be a dentist or orthodontist, you can have a lucrative career by choosing to pursue dental assistant training. Find out why dental assisting was voted a top job and get ready to put yourself on a path to a career you’re going to love.