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Health Care Careers

This guide explores various common healthcare career options for students.

Dentistry

American Dental Association - Careers in Dentistry

Look at the different career options, dental specialties and certifying boards, how to choose and pay for dental school.  Check out the Pre-dental Timeline to prepare for dental school.

American Dental Association - Dental Team Careers

A page where you can learn about careers as a Dental Hygienist, Dental Laboratory Technician, or Dental Assistant. Two new ADA-proposed careers, Community Dental Health Coordinator and Oral Preventive Assistant, are also mentioned.


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