Dentists are #1 in Healthcare Jobs!

Dentists are so important in our healthcare system—they make sure people of all ages have healthy smiles and mouths. And they really love their jobs. In fact, according to U.S. News & World Report, dentists ranked #1 in healthcare jobs because there is opportunity for career advancement, it’s an in-demand job, dentists seem satisfied with their work, and it’s a constantly changing field. This video resource is provided to help kids learn about what a dentist does and why a career in dentistry is ranked so highly for growth and job satisfaction.

Discussion Questions

Since Oral Health is such a diverse field, what are different career paths that a dentist can take?

Why are dentists ranked #1 in healthcare?