Internship at small startup dental practice - Clinical and front end experience, good for pre-dentalBookmark This
Smiles By Rosie
6 Kensington Ave
DescriptionThis is an unpaid internship at a general dental practice in Somerville. The office opened in July of 2012 as a startup and is a small practice treating patients of all ages, including those with mobility and sensory impairment and patients with special needs.
We welcome undergraduate students for educational and hands-on internships, offering both clinical and managerial experience. This is particularly suited for predental students who are trying to fulfill their shadowing requirements.
-Assisting for dental procedures
-Learning the clinical aspects of treatment planning, patient management, and all aspects of dental treatment.
-Managing the sterilization area, including instrumentation and setting up for procedures
-Spending time at the front desk answering the phone, welcoming patients, and performing insurance tasks
-Being involved in marketing, entrepreneurship, and community involvement
-Opportunities to work on undergraduate research relating to dental practices and writing about the experience
-Fulfilliment of internship hours per arrangement with student's university
No housing or stipend is available for this internship, but it is a very hands-on and educational opportunity. Only one intern is at the office at any one time, and experiences can be tailored to student interest.