dentist’s stress Is it leathal?

Thalia Kostopoulou DDS, MSc, Healthcare Mentor

Recent studies have shown that dentists nowadays are subject to a host of stress-related physical and emotional issues.

These extremely worrying issues include cardiovascular disease, ulcers, colitis, hypertension, back pain, eye fatigue, personal relationship problems, alcoholism, substance abuse, depression and suicidal tendencies.

Studies and statistics

* Suicide attempt rates among dentists are twice