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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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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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Top 5 Clinical Cases This Week



1. Calculus Build Up

2. Smile Design

3. Orthodontic Treatment

4. Radiographic Diagnosis

5. Diastema Closure


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13 Struggles You Had on Your First Clinical Session



1. When you realise you’ve picked the wrong sized glove


2. When you get the right size you only end up ripping it


3. The struggle of putting on gloves


4. When you have a brand new kit and you realise the probe is missing


5. Or having a bent probe


6. That moment when you place the mirror on the bracket table only for it to disappear


7. When your alginate mix didn’t have enough water


8. Only for your next batch to have to much


9. When you forget your patient bib only to realise half way through treatment


10. Trying to remember which bands link to each BPE score


11. Remembering to do a BPE


12. When anything brown looks like caries


13. That feeling when it all comes together and you help the pt smile again


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