What is the Pacific Northwest Academic Advantage program?
The Pacific Northwest Academic Advantage program is the perfect opportunity for your child to learn more about pursuing a career in the medical or dental field. For students who are interested in learning more about a healthcare career, our Academic Advantage program can give them the perspective they need to succeed. There are many steps you and your child can take now to prepare them for a future in health care, and we are here to help you navigate them.
It’s never too early to prepare for your future, and at Pacific Northwest Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons, we believe that the more prepared you are, the better off you will be. Our Academic Advantage program will provide your child with the knowledge and support they need to be successful. We encourage you to RSVP to our free event today if your child is at all interested in becoming a dentist, doctor, oral surgeon, or other healthcare professional.
What will participants of the Academic Advantage program learn?
We search the community for professionals who can provide your child with everything they need to know about succeeding in the healthcare field. From college admissions representatives and educational counselors to local dentists, oral surgeons, and other medical personnel, we bring together a panel of professionals who will help you and your child navigate the roadmap for success. Academic Advantage program participants can expect to gain insight about
- What steps they can take now to get started in pursuing a medical/dental career
- How to make their college application stand out and get noticed
- The typical process of college admissions
- The necessary steps for completing education and training required of healthcare professionals
- What a typical day looks like for a dental or medical professional
- What makes a career in health care so rewarding
Who are Dr. Carl Johnson, Dr. Rick Edwards, Dr. Ben Johnson, and Dr. Michael Johnson?
Drs. Carl Johnson, Rick Edwards, Ben Johnson, and Michael Johnson are dedicated to providing comprehensive oral surgery services to residents of Auburn, Federal Way, Renton, and Maple Valley, WA. All four oral surgeons have earned dental degrees and completed rigorous oral and maxillofacial residencies. After undergoing years of training, they gained hands-on experience treating a wide range of oral and facial conditions and safely administering all forms of anesthesia. They are highly qualified to treat your needs, whether you need wisdom teeth removed, dental implants placed, oral pathology treated, jaw dysfunction corrected, or any other oral surgery.
At Pacific Northwest Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons, our doctors understand how important it is to provide children with the knowledge and support to help them succeed. Drs. C. Johnson, R. Edwards, B. Johnson, and M. Johnson are proud to offer the Academic Advantage program because they are confident that it presents a fantastic opportunity for children to gain this knowledge and support. This program is perfect for children who may lack the correct guidance or feel unprepared, and we look forward to hosting a panel of professionals who can help your child feel confident in their options and their goals. Our program can help them better understand and successfully meet the educational and professional expectations of a healthcare provider.
Saturday, May 6, 2017
10:00 a.m.–11:30 a.m.
Kent Commons: Olympic Room
525 4th Ave N
Kent, WA 98032
Dr. Michael Johnson — Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon at Pacific Northwest Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons
Dr. Malcom Butler — Family Physician and Chief Medical Officer at Columbia Valley Community Health
Dr. Luke St. Marie — Dentist at Valley Dental Group
Katherine Bergus — Medical Student at University of Washington School of Medicine