Is a DDS/DMD worth $500,000?

According to a recent survey published by ADEA, the average graduating dental student has around $287,000 in student debt.  However, the same data shows that more than 30% of graduating dentists have over $300,000 of debt.  16% of graduates said they had not debt (what they do likely have are rich and generous parents) which skews the overall numbers downward compared to the average among those who do have debt.   Read More