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Proper attire for first day of externship

Discussion in 'Dental Residents and Practicing Dentists' started by jmjfb23, May 10, 2007.

  1. jmjfb23

    jmjfb23 ! 5+ Year Member

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    So, just wondering what I should wear on the first day of an oral surgery externship. Suit and tie or scrubs.
     
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  3. Dr. Dai Phan

    Dr. Dai Phan Senior Member Moderator Emeritus Lifetime Donor SDN Advisor Classifieds Approved 7+ Year Member

    Long white jacket with stethoscope drapped around your neck. DP
     
  4. jmjfb23

    jmjfb23 ! 5+ Year Member

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    that wasn't one of your choices
     
  5. IcedOMFS

    IcedOMFS realultimatepower.net 5+ Year Member

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    It damn-ass cold here
    Depends on the program, but I wouldn't show up initially in scrubs. They will usually take you to the OR change room to get scrubs when the time comes.

    Start with at least a shirt and tie, with some nice shiny shoes. Bring a change of comfortable shoes for the OR, and definitely bring your own lab coat. Keep a pen on you at all times.

    If you really want to impress, wear a man-thong, so you can let a little bit of the T-bar poke out when you bend over. You know, show a little slut-butt.
     
  6. jmjfb23

    jmjfb23 ! 5+ Year Member

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    Shirt and tie, a pen, shiny shoes, and a slut butt, I think I can swing that. Thanks
     
  7. toofache32

    toofache32 10+ Year Member

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    I always thought a nice wife-beater added a classy touch.
     
  8. Fuji

    Fuji 2+ Year Member

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    I think this photo applies equally well to this thread (thanks, toof)

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  9. scalpel2008

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