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November 14, 2016 News Computer softwarePractice managementTechnology

Increase Patient Satisfaction Rates with Dental IT Tools

by Naren Arulrajah with Vikas Vij, Ekwa Marketing

Several patient-friendly dental IT (information technology) tools are available today to help improve the levels of patient satisfaction. At the same time, these tools can make a dental practice more operationally efficient. Dentists who adopt new technologies and innovative IT

November 7, 2016 News Office ManagementPractice managementPractice Operations

Tracking for Success

by Lisa Philp, TGNA

Scoring is all part of our everyday life.  We use scores and rankings to make our decisions, for example about where we shop,  who we vote for, and what we aim for to improve, based on where we are in

October 31, 2016 News Dental TeamManagementOffice Management

Hiring a New Staff Member to Increase Practice Efficiency

by Dr. Amruta Patel

Hiring the right employee is crucial for any business. In today’s postmodern world you can see turmoil and dramatic changes taking place. These are increasing in diversity, increase in consumerism, globalization, mobility of workers, decline of nuclear family and increased

October 24, 2016 News Dental OfficeDental TeamOffice ManagementTeam motivation

7 Tips to Bring Out the Best Results from Your Dental Team

by Dr. Amruta Patel

What makes a successful dental practice? Sometimes the sales numbers are decreasing and you may wonder why your company is not reaching its potential. The reason for such a situation may be that your employees are not happy. So how

October 17, 2016 News Dental OfficePractice managementPractice OperationsScheduling

How Efficient Is Your Scheduling?

by Lisa Philp

Once your patient has accepted their recommended treatment plan and has signed a financial agreement, the scheduling of their treatment may begin. One of the biggest challenges that we see practices dealing with on a daily basis is how to

October 11, 2016 News Marketing strategiesOffice ManagementTechnology

Digital Health is Evolving – mHealth and Your Patients

by Ekwa Marketing
September 26, 2016 News Dental OfficeDentistryMarketing strategiesOffice ManagementWebsites

Create Thought Leadership in Dentistry

by Oral Health

One of the key attributes that can distinguish your dental marketing approach from other competitors is thought leadership. When patients search for a local dentist online, they are not only looking for credentials of competence, but also for authority and

September 9, 2016 News Dental CareOffice ManagementPatient ManagementPractice managementPublic Relations - Patient Care

How To Turn New Patients Into Return Patients

by Oral Health
August 30, 2016 News Dental industryOffice ManagementPractice management

Top 10 Ways to Ensure Your Practice Thrives

by Oral Health

As summer is nearing an end, now is the time of year to ask the following question about your year over year status.  Are you on a decline that won’t seem to stop?  Is the practice surviving with a flat-line plateau

August 29, 2016 News BlogsDental industryTrends in Dentistry

Create a Dental Blog to Increase Your Site Viewership

by Oral Health

The demand for dental treatments is rising with an increasingly aging population, but the competition is also growing at a similar pace. In an Internet and mobile centric world, marketing has become affordable, accessible and more effective for an average

August 9, 2016 News Customer serviceMarketing strategiesOffice ManagementPublic Relations - Patient CareSocial Networking

Millennial Marketing – Connecting with the Digital Generation

by Oral Health
August 9, 2016 News FinancesManagementOffice ManagementOverall Health

Three Steps to Improved Financial Health

by Oral Health

Today’s unpredictable, uncertain and rapidly changing world demands that more attention than ever be paid to you mental health, physical health and ”fiscal” health. Here are three steps you can follow to improve your fiscal health: 1.    Responsibility – You

August 3, 2016 News Continuing EducationCustomer servicePatient Management

The Power of Experience to Educate and Empower Your Patients

by Oral Health

Are you doing all you can to motivate and empower your patients to become actively involved in their dental health?    As dental professionals, you are trained to understand the science of oral health. You know how to use the

July 28, 2016 News Dental HygieneDental HygieneDental TeamHygienistsOffice Management

Workplace conflicts: Tips for the dental hygienist who wants to stay above the fray

by Oral Health

When we graduate from dental hygiene school and enter the workforce, it is the skills that we attained and the desire to help people that drive us. We do not think when we meet a potential employer to ask about

July 27, 2016 News Customer serviceDental CareGeneral DentistryManagementPatient ManagementPractice management

People Buy From People They Trust

by Oral Health

Are you using referrals as one of your most successful practice building strategies? One of your patients has just said great things about you, your office and your team. This is an excellent opportunity to take advantage of one of the

July 26, 2016 News Dental TeamMarketing strategiesOffice ManagementPatient ManagementPractice management

Focus on Building Patient Loyalty at your Dental Practice

by Oral Health

While many aggressive dental marketers have a single minded goal to gain new patients for a dental practice, only a few realize that retaining patients and winning loyalty matters more in the long run. Marketers should focus the better part

July 20, 2016 News CancerCharity

#CampNotCancer Campaign Launched

by Oral Health

Great Blue Resorts and Pickle Barrel Restaurants raising funds to send kids to Camp Oochigeas Great Blue Resorts and Pickle Barrel Restaurants have partnered to create a summer-long, online campaign, #CampNotCancer, to raise funds for, and to increase awareness about,  Camp Oochigeas,

July 19, 2016 News BlogsDental TeamPractice management

The Building Blocks For a Well-Run Dental Practice

by Oral Health

One of the most common downfalls of many dental practices is the lack of clear roles and responsibilities.  Often, team members know what needs to be done but there is quite a bit of confusion as to who is accountable

July 12, 2016 News Dental practice transitionGeneral NewsManagementPatient educationPractice managementPublic Relations - Patient CareTeam motivation

How Relevant Are You in Changing Times?

by Oral Health

Change is everywhere and especially in dentistry.  How are you adapting to the changes and using them to be more relevant to your patients? Technology, as we all know, is revolutionizing what the dentist is able to accomplish in the

July 11, 2016 News Community Dental CareCommunity outreachConnectivityGeneral DentistryGeneral NewsManagementOffice ManagementPatient educationPatient ManagementPractice managementPublic Relations - Patient CareSocial mediaSocial networkingWebsites

Addressing Changing Patient Preferences & Expectations

by Kahaliah Richards

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