I assist a certified Dentist
My day consists of observing and sometimes helping the Dentist get rid of cavities, pulling out teeth, etc. Sometimes I am allowed to assist with simple procedures like doing suction while the Dentist is shaping a tooth and grabbing instruments or supplies when needed.
Here's the first step for high school students
To have an interest in being in the Dentistry field because you want to be passionate about what you do.
"Do you really want to spend 12 years in college? Are you sure it is something you will be passionate in?"