Posts Tagged ‘dentistry’

It’s a Wonderful Life

Wednesday, April 9th, 2003 by Kevin Shea

In the classic movie, “It’s a Wonderful Life,” Jimmy Stewart plays George Bailey who becomes disgusted about his station in life. Like George Bailey, we frequently desire to have more talent, riches, or beauty. We also may think that our vocation is inferior to others. Certainly, dentists are not exempt from this way of thinking…. read more »

A Demographic Shift

Thursday, August 1st, 2002 by Hy Smith

Approximately 30 years ago, universities throughout the United States perceived that a dental school, as part of the post-graduate programs offered, would attract students, generate income and alumni support for the university, and provide much-needed professionals for the community at large. Dental schools graduated thousands of dentists in the 1960s and 1970s before some schools… read more »