Most dentists are self-employed and establish a private practice alone or in partnership
with other dentists. Other career options include public health, academia and the
military. Some dentists complete advanced training after earning their dental degrees
to specialize in areas such as orthodontics, pediatric dentistry, periodontology or
After completing the D.M.D. program, the new dentist is expected to:
- Recognize and provide for the oral health needs of the people of Georgia, the region
and the nation.
- Deliver contemporary and efficient high-quality oral health care.
- Conduct themselves in an ethical manner and appreciate the need for life-long learning.
We also offer a Job Board to assist our dental students in finding positions throughout the country.