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Application Guide 2023: 


230 Dental School Practice MMI Dentistry Interview Questions 2023

<p class="font_9"><strong>Dr. Sonal Gandhi</strong></p>
<p class="font_9">Dental Admissions Expert</p>

Dr. Sonal Gandhi

Dental Admissions Expert


So you’ve looked into your hot topics, learnt your golden rules, and you’re ready to try your hand at some dentistry interview questions. In this article, you’ll find a collection of dental school interview questions. These are applicable both for dentistry MMI and dentistry panel interviews.

These mock interview questions can be used when practising dentistry MMI interview questions and answers with your friends, family members, colleagues or with a tutor.

Our mock dental interview questions and answers are presented by topic, so feel free to dive in and out of those which you need to practice most whilst applying to study dentistry.


Motivation To Study Dentistry MMI & Panel Interview Questions 2023

The motivation to study dentistry is a crucial aspect of any dental school interview. Interviewers want to understand your passion for the field and your reasons for choosing this career path. 

Reflect on your personal experiences, any influential role models, and the impact you hope to make as a dental professional. 

Demonstrating genuine interest and commitment to dentistry will set a strong foundation for your interview.

  1. Why dentistry?

  2. Why did you choose dentistry as a career over other healthcare professions?

  3. What do you find most interesting about the field of dentistry?

  4. How do you see dentistry evolving in the next decade, and how do you plan to contribute to that evolution?

  5. What skills or personal qualities do you possess that you believe will make you a successful dentist?

  6. Can you describe a time when you had to work under pressure and how you handled it?

  7. What do you think are the biggest challenges facing the dental profession today, and how do you plan to address them?

  8. What is the most important thing you hope to achieve as a dentist?

  9. How do you plan to stay current and continue to learn throughout your career as a dentist?

  10. How do you approach time management and prioritisation in your academic and personal life?

  11. Can you describe a situation where you had to work collaboratively with others to achieve a goal, and what you learned from that experience?

  12. What do you think is the role of dentistry in improving overall health and well-being?

  13. How do you plan to use your skills as a dentist to contribute to your community?

  14. Can you describe a time when you had to communicate complex information to someone with little knowledge of dentistry?

  15. What do you think is the biggest misconception about dentistry, and how do you plan to address it?

  16. How do you approach learning from your mistakes, and what have you learned from past experiences?

  17. What do you think is the most important ethical consideration in dentistry, and how do you plan to address it in your practice?

  18. Can you describe a situation where you had to make a difficult ethical decision in a healthcare setting?

  19. What do you think sets dentistry apart from other healthcare professions?

  20. Can you describe a situation where you had to be adaptable and flexible in your approach to a problem or situation in a healthcare setting?