It’s certainly an exciting time to be a student in a dental assistant program. In addition to doing work that you know will lead you into a field directly relating to what you’ve studied, technological innovation seems to be creating new opportunities left and right.
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While it certainly comes with it’s fair share of challenges, becoming a dental hygienist is getting more attractive than ever. The career path is actually becoming a better and better option for many individuals. Indeed, as the dental industry as a whole continues to grow domestically, it’s…

Machines may not be able to smile, but they’re definitely improving how we do. As technology continues to progress at blazing speeds, the oral health community is receiving some of the fruits of their advancements. The most groundbreaking works have featured 3-D printing, cavity-fighting lasers…

Professionals with dental assistant degrees may help urge children to take advantage of proper dental services, especially during a time when a vast majority of today’s youth are forgoing preventive treatments. According to a Sept. 12 report released by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and…

Dentistry has seen a significant evolution over the past few decades, especially in regard to making procedures less painful. Although a significant percentage of the population still experiences dental phobia, advancements in computer machinery have made many of the most dreaded procedures…

A new survey conducted by Public Policy Polling suggests that the average American voter favors getting a root canal over supporting Congress.1 While the survey found that people had a higher opinion of many things over Congress, including cockroaches, Donald Trump and NFL replacement refs,…

Early childhood caries is a painful form of tooth decay that plagues young children. If severe enough, ECC can require a surgical procedure to rectify. As such, it is important for parents of young children to take the necessary cautionary steps to prevent the development of this harmful…