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Less Work, More Joy: Your Retirement Should Start Now
The article emphasizes the importance of finding fulfillment and purpose in dentistry beyond financial success. It highlights the phenomenon of dentists becoming enmeshed in their professional identities, which can lead to anxiety, depression, and despair when they retire or experience burnout. The author shares their personal experience of reevaluating their priorities and finding a way to achieve financial freedom while prioritizing time with their family. They urge dentists to break away from societal expectations and focus on their unique identities and purpose. The article encourages dentists to redefine success and find joy and prosperity in their work and personal lives without constantly striving for more. It concludes by emphasizing the importance of starting the journey towards retirement and inner peace now, rather than viewing it as a distant goal.
Dentistry May 15th 2023