Five key traits of the ideal dentist
Last updated 11/3/2016 at Noon
Dr. Cooke discusses vital strengths needed in profession
FALLBROOK – There are five key traits a dentist must possess in order to achieve excellence in the profession. In other words, not all dentists are created equal. Fallbrook dentist Dr. Clayton Cooke, who is highly respected in the field, explained what those key elements are.
Outstanding interpersonal skills and communicator
The ideal dentist is a warm "people person." The best dentist is one who is personable and can put people at ease, while being the consummate professional.
"It is very important to be compassionate,...