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    Pediatric dental residency

    Hello all! I am currently a 3rd year dental student hoping to apply for pediatric residencies. Something I am mainly nervous about is knowing what to ask residency programs. I have a 30 minute meeting (in place of an externship because none are being offered right now) with a person in charge of...
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    Pediatric dental residency vs GP

    Hello all! :) I am currently a 3rd year dental student and have recently started getting into the idea of doing a pediatric residency. My original plan was to graduate as a GP and work at a practice that was advertised as a pediatric office (even if it wasn't run by a pedodontist.) I always...
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    Pediatric Dentistry Residency

    Hey everyone. Hoping to get some insight about applying into Pediatric Residencies. I graduated 3 years ago and have been practicing pediatric dentistry in a low-income/medicaid health clinic as a general dentist. Ive taken a ton of CE on peds but its just not enough and I have to refer away a...
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    Which pediatric dentistry residency programs in NY do not require 1 yr experience/GPR after predoc?

    I've heard that a lot of NY peds programs require 1 year of practice experience/GPR/AEGD before enrolling in a peds specialty program. Does anyone know which ones do not require 1 year of experience/GPR/AEGD prior to enrollment (AKA which ones allow students to apply straight from predoc to a...
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    I'm a pedodontist...and I suck at doing extractions!

    Hi all, I'm a practicing pediatric dentist (went to residency) and I am horrible at doing primary teeth extractions! Obviously, those ones that are about to exfoliate are not my problem, but it's the one with the roots. I've tried several methods and each time I do it, I feel like I inflict...