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Common Mistakes Dental Assistants Make And How To Avoid Them

We all makes mistakes now and again that can be damaging to our well-being and career growth if they’re not corrected. Dental assistants are no exception.

The good news is we’ve collected some of the most common mistakes dental assistants make in their career and how you can avoid them to help boost your confidence, improve your attitude, and keep you on the road to success.

Not getting involved in the dental assistant profession

It’s not mandatory to get involved in your profession, but many dental assistants have benefited from involving themselves in dental organizations such as the American Association of Dental Office Management and the American Dental Assistants Association.

By pursuing additional certifications, networking, and exploring in-person dental education options, you can b...

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Getting the Perfect Smile: Tooth Whitening and Straightening

If you’re looking to create the perfect smile, tooth whitening and straightening might both be on your agenda.

The following is what you should know about cosmetic dentistry for tooth whitening and straightening.

Tooth Whitening at Home

Tooth whitening products that you can use yourself are limited compared to professional treatments at a dental clinic. They are lower in cost, however, and some people may be satisfied with the results they get from them.

For at-home tooth whitening, you have two overall options: either an over-the-counter whitening kit, such as gel- or strip-based products. For a higher investment, you can also get a “professional” at-home system, which can take several days, and is generally a bigger hassle than either basic whitening kits or professional treatments...

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