Dental therapists working in different healthcare systems report different levels of satisfaction with their career, being lowest in Trinidad & Tobago. Career satisfaction in all three countries was related to feeling a valued member of the dental team.
The author(s) declare that they have no competing interests.
RN was responsible for the conduct of the survey in Trinidad & Tobago. JTN was responsible for the collection of data in the United Kingdom collated the data from the three countries and performed the statistical analysis. KA was responsible for the conduct of the survey in New Zealand. All authors contributed to the production of the manuscript.