Though we often think of communication as something that people either come by “naturally” or not, that’s actually not the case. Communication is a skill that can be refined over time. That means the good news is: if you’re not a good communicator, you can get better at it! And the other good news is: if you are a good communicator, you can continue to improve! (1)
There’s no denying it: dentistry is an important part of small animal preventive medicine. If you find yourself in small animal practice after veterinary school, client education regarding dental disease will probably occupy a significant portion of your workweek.