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Foreign Trained Dentist, Research Assistant, India

September 14, 2017

My childhood inquisitiveness was legendary within my family. I was curious about everything and conversations with my parents often began with a ‘why’, prompting yet another smiling sigh but I would persist. When my toothless grandmother came home one day with a mouth full of teeth, I was astonished…

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Orthodontics Residency, Dentist from Iran

September 14, 2017

 

I qualified as a dentist in May 2014 and have worked as a general dentist since October of that year in California. I have long had an interest in orthodontics arising from the experiences of a family member. My brother suffered a severe malocclusion as a child and was teased and laughed a…

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Orthodontics Residency, Masters, Syrian

November 24, 2016


I grew up in Damascus, Syria but I have been practicing general dentistry here in America since I earned my DMD Degree at the University of XXXX in 1998. Following a general practice residency at the University of XXXX from July of 1998 through June of 1999, I completed a fellowship position in imp…

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DDS Applicant, American in Pre-Med Course

May 10, 2015

My uncle and brother are dentists and so dentistry was certainly a career that I considered when I left school but decided that I would pursue a business career. I graduated ‘summa cum laude’ with a GPA score of 4.0 in Business from the University of XXXX but I soon decided that a career in business…

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DDS Advanced Standing International Dentist

May 1, 2015

If you were to look into the waiting room of a typical US dentist’s office, you are likely to see a number of relaxed looking patients reading magazines. If you look at those queuing for treatment at a free dental clinic in India, you will see many swollen face and pain filled eyes but also the smil…

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DDS Vietnamese Overcoming Language Barriers

November 13, 2014

My love for dentistry is pure, just as my special journey to discover this amazing profession. I was raised in Vietnam, but my adult years have been spent here in America, where I have volunteered to help oral health initiatives. I feel strongly that I might be able to give something back to society…

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DDS Admission Application, Asian Woman

November 13, 2014

What first fired my interest in dentistry was suffering an accident two years ago that resulted in a fractured jaw. I required extensive oral surgery and became interested in the work undertaken to repair the damage done. During the process, a close relationship developed with my surgeon and I have …

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DDS Admission, Jordanian Immigrant Woman

November 13, 2014

I am a Jordanian woman, born and raised in Jordan until the age of 13 when I moved to the United States. I currently reside in California. I speak Arabic, English and some French. I anticipate the award of the B.S. degree in Biology in May 2012 from California State University. My goal is to qualify…

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Orthodontics Residency Program, Thailand

November 12, 2014

I am a Thai woman, born and raised in Bangkok, Thailand. I hold the degree of Doctor of Dentistry awarded by XXXX University in 2010. I speak English, French and Mandarin Chinese.

 In much of Asia, including Thailand, dental health is generally neglected and basic education in dental care is ofte…

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Fellowship Program Implant Dentistry, Thailand

November 8, 2014

I was born and raised in Bangkok, Thailand where I now live and work. I hold the degrees of Doctor of Dental Surgery and a Master’s Degree in Periodontics. I speak Thai and English. It is my goal, in applying for admission to the program, to maximize my knowledge of Implant Dentistry in order to hel…

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DDS Applicant, Dental Hygienist, Vietnamese

December 22, 2013

The youngest of eight children, I am the first to attend college because my parents developed such high hopes for me and worked so hard that we might have at least one professional in our family. I studied biology in the university in my home country of Vietnam for three years until we immigrated to…

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DDS, International Dentist Application, Indian

December 22, 2013

If you were to observe the patients in the waiting room of a dentist’s office in the US, you would probably see a group of relaxed looking people reading magazines. If you looked at the queue of those waiting for treatment at a free dental camp in India, you would see many swollen and pain filled fa…

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MS Degree in Orthodontics, Syrian

November 19, 2013

As a young man and a dentist from Syria who has only been in America for a little over one year, the two high points in my career so far as a dentist are completing a dental radiology course in Massachusetts through the Dental Society of Boston and my current position, studying in an Advanced Implan…

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Orthodontics Masters, Saudi Arabian Applicant

November 19, 2013

The XXXX School is my first choice for study towards the Master’s Degree in Orthodontics for a variety of reasons. I particularly appreciate the way in which your program has such a broad range of offerings in terms of clinical training possibilities. I am convinced that there is a symbiotic relatio…

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Orthodontics Masters, Dental Assistant

May 3, 2013

A smile expresses the world’s greatest emotions, happiness and laughter. When I was younger, I did not share my smile with others because I was self-conscious of the gap between my central incisors. Dentistry changed my life. Within weeks my orthodontist was able to realign my smile and alleviate my…

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