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17 Signs Your Dental School Is Amazing



1. Every dental student is super happy to be here


2. And so many of them have become your friends for life


3. You always get the patients you want…


4. And they’re delightful!


5. There’s a strong work hard play hard ethos


6. Tutors here are more like your friends


7. They have all sorts of clinical tricks up their sleeves


8. And the queue to see a tutor is miniscule


9. Lectures are interesting (for the most part)


10. Your equipment is unbreakable


11. You’ve always got materials on tap


12. Your timetables are seamless


13. You don’t fall asleep in seminars (most of the time)


14. Nurses seem to work at the speed of light


15. But still have time to chat with patients


16. Your clinical partner always saves you when you’re about to make a mistake


17. You feel like everyone’s got your back


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13 Things You Wish You Did During A Viva



1. Prepped more…


2. Should I have worn my tunic instead?


3. Should I have worn a tie?


4. Maybe I should have spent more time on this question instead?


5. How did I not know the answer to that?!


6. Should have polished my models more…


7. Should have shaped that composite better…


8. Wish I had reflected more…


9. I knew I should have spoken about occlusion!


10. Should have shortened that answer…


11. Should have lengthened that answer…


12. Did I mention the perio?!


13. Should have mentioned long term maintenance…


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10 Signs Your Tutor Has Your Back



1. They actually value your input on treatment planning


2. They don’t look over your shoulder 24/7


3. Always on hand when you need them


4. They actually help you understand why you do what you do


5. Instead of just saying stuff at you 🙄


6. They’ll have tips and tricks for days


7. They inspire you to be the best you can be


8. Encourage you to tackle more complex cases


9. Give you clinical autonomy


10. Actually has useful exam tips 🤔


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12 Mistakes You Always Make in an Exam



1. Forget your candidate number


2. Forgetting which location the exam is in


3. Forgetting your seat number


4. And then sitting in the wrong seat…


5. …Then the person comes and asks you to move


6. Forgetting to take stuff out of your pockets


7. Forgetting to turn your phone off


8. Forgetting your stationary


9. Misreading the question


10. Not paying attention to the time


11. Forgetting to turn over the page and realise there is another question


12. Forgetting to actually revise 🙈


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