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10 Signs you should become an Oral Surgeon



1. The sight of blood has never scared you, ever.


2. To you, extracting a tooth is like delivering a baby ๐Ÿ˜‚


3. You prefer to be on your feet. Forget working in an office!!๐Ÿ™„


4. Sharp and dangerous instruments were one of the main reasons you picked dentistry.


5. โ€ŽInjections are always fun, especially ID Blocks ๐Ÿ’‰


6. โ€ŽEvery time you see a lump your instinct wants you to chop it off!


7. Material science bores you to death. A filling is a filling!


8. โ€ŽLooking down a microscope makes you want to cry. Teeth are small enough to work with already! ๐Ÿ˜‚


9. โ€ŽYou idolise the oral surgeon who extracted your own teeth, they’re legendary ๐Ÿ”‘


10. โ€ŽSeeing a supernumerary tooth genuinely excites you.


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Top 5 Clinical Cases This Week



1. Full Mouth Rehab


2. Guided Implant Surgery


3. Fixing Crown Fractures


4. How To Do an Anterior Restoration


5. Immediate RCT and Restoration


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17 Things You Think During Your First Crown Prep



1. Which surface do I start on again?


2. How much reduction do I need?


3. When you find the perfect bur!


4. Figuring out how to position your bur…


5. …Whilst maintaining a good taper and parallel walls


6. …Only to realise youโ€™ve over tapered


7. …Or managed an undercut!


8. That feeling when you can see all the margins!


9. Wait was it chamfered or shouldered?



10. That feeling when you start to prep inter-proximally…


11. …And manage not to knick the adjacent tooth!


12. That feeling When your impression is on point


13. Compared to when its not…


14. Which bur should I use again?


15. When you realise you’ve forgotten to take a putty matrix


16. When your temp is perfect first time round


17. …and then when you pray that itโ€™ll last till the lab work is back


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10 Reasons Dental Students Are Awesome!



1. Our smiles light up the world โœจ


2. We supply our friends and family with free toothpaste…


3. …and free floss…


4. …and sometimes even swanky new electric toothbrushes!


5. We provide free dental work to literally thousands of amazing patients…


6. …and help them to smile again, with confidence!


7. We get to hone our love for art with our love for science


8. We’re cooler than medics


9. Our awesome tunics are all the rage ๐Ÿ’๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ


10. And we, of course, give our undivided love for all things Dentistry!


If you’re an awesome dental student, enter the Future of Dentistry Awards here!


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