corporate dentistry

  1. Biggytooth

    Is Corporate Dentistry Less of a Threat to the Specialties?

    Hey all, I am in the midst of determining what dental school I will be able to attend this coming fall. I have an offer of admission from an expensive private school and am still praying to get into my state school. The entire situation has me thinking about my future quite a bit, as well as...
  2. P

    Experience post dental school?

    Hello, I am a prospective dental student and have been on the pre-med/pre-dental fence for a while now. I am going to start shadowing a general dentist next week but after doing some research on dentistry, I am starting to consider some other factors as in the demand and lifestyle of a general...
  3. Stanelz

    Corporate Dentistry is the Devil and the Profession is Dead..or is it?

    Now that I have click baited you into this post I just wanted to share my experience with corporate dentistry from a corporate dentistry assistant for the last year and a half since it has been painted in such a negative light on this forum. Take my thoughts lightly as I am an assistant and...
  4. B

    Corporate

    Hi All, I am in my fourth year of DS. My wife and I currently live in a nice area, but aren't sure we want to live here forever. My wife really likes her current job, so it appears like we are going to stay where we have been for a couple years (2-3). Because of this, I am thinking I may go...
  5. tonywonder

    GPR/AEGD vs postgrad "corporate" employment of same duration

    Compare a gen postdoc program (say 2 yrs) with large practice employment of the same duration - in the context of ultimately preparing one for solo practice. Is short-term, post-grad "corporate" employment considered a practical alternative to postdoc programs? I imagine the value of a...
  6. tonywonder

    GPR/AEGD vs postgrad "corporate" employment of same duration

    Compare a gen postdoc program (say 2 yrs) with large practice employment of the same duration - in the context of ultimately preparing one for solo practice. Is short-term, post-grad "corporate" employment considered a practical alternative to postdoc programs? I imagine the value of a...
  7. amelogenin

    Mentorship or Manipulation?

    I'm a new dentist, just graduated a few months ago and now I'm practicing. I joined a corporate office and I'm working as an associate in a corporate-owned office with another dentist with 20+ years of experience. He doesn't own the practice but he acts like he owns the place, telling people...
  8. Samin23

    The future of dentistry

    So these last few days, I've been shadowing a general dentist in my area. Today, we got to talking about the future of dentistry. He immediately became frustrated when I asked him what his thoughts are on the subject, as he believes dentistry will not be the same because of the control the...
  9. D

    First Year In The Wild... a perspective from first-year practicing dentists

    I've noticed that there is a lot of chatter about the rise in corporate dentistry in the past few years... no doubt about it. When I graduated from dental school 1 year ago, many of my classmates went straight into corporate dentistry. Their reasons were variable, but mostly revolved around...
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