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December 22, 2021 Feature Oral Health OfficePractice management

How to Implement Translation Into Your Teledentistry

by Ofer Tirosh, CEO of Tomedes

Teledentistry is defined as the application of telecommunications, and so, it exchanges information between dentists and patients through interactive audio, text, and video. PubMed Central reported that many dentists find it difficult to continue their practice due to the pandemic.

December 22, 2021 Feature Mental HealthOral Health OfficePractice management

5 Essentials of Well-being

by Nicola Deall, Chief People Officer at dentalcorp

Professional athletes place as much importance on their rest and recovery as on their performance strategy. Why? Because the time we spend recharging directly impacts our ability to perform and thrive both personally and professionally, as well as cope with

December 22, 2021 Feature Office designOral Health OfficePractice management

Office Space: BiteCraft Dental

by Darcie Galbraith, BA, Interior Design Coach

THE WHY: Owner’s story Dr. Karyna Figarella and Romeo Fermin are the husband and wife team behind BiteCraft Dental. Prior to moving to Canada, they were both practising dentists who owned a dental clinic in Venezuela. Approximately 10 years ago,

December 22, 2021 Feature EditorialOral Health OfficePractice management

Getting It Right: Vaccine Policies in Dentistry

by Gary Glassman, DDS, FRCD(C); Julian Perez, J.D., SVP

On September 20, 2021, the RCDSO (Ontario’s dental regulator) encouraged all dentists to “support vaccination efforts, model responsible behaviour … and address vaccine hesitancy.” Other provincial dental regulators have recommended that all dentists and dental health care professionals get vaccinated

December 21, 2021 Video Dental VideoPractice management

Weekly Wisdom: Superstar Office Managers

by Oral Health

  Michelle Podulsky describes the role of an office manager and how important it is for your practice in this episode of Weekly Wisdom.     Subscribe to Oral Health’s weekly e-newsletter to have the latest episode delivered straight to

December 20, 2021 News BlogsPractice managementWebsites

CTR – What it is and What it Says About Your Dental Website Performance

by Ekwa Marketing

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December 7, 2021 Video Dental TeamDental VideoPractice management

Weekly Wisdom: Weekly Leadership Meetings

by Oral Health

  Do you meet with your office manager on a regular basis? Michelle Podulsky from Unleashing Dentistry shares how important these weekly check-ins can be in this episode of Weekly Wisdom.     Subscribe to Oral Health’s weekly e-newsletter to

December 6, 2021 Feature Chairside ChatsOral HealthPractice management

Chairside Chats: A Word With…Dr. Claire Whitney

by Oral Health

Dr. Clare Whitney Co-owner of Downtown Dental, Calgary, Alberta How would you define or summarize your practice philosophy? I enjoy doing dentistry, but I really value forming meaningful connections and relationships with my patients. I aim to deliver clinical excellence

December 6, 2021 Feature Data Driven DentistryOHGdataPractice management

Data Driven Dentistry: 2021 Round-Up!

by Oral Health

The Biggest Impact of COVID-19 on Dentistry According to our survey results, the largest impact of the pandemic on dental practices in Canada has been the drop in revenue. However, it has been proven that dentistry is an essential service

December 6, 2021 News BlogsPractice management

Having a Vision DOES Matter!

by Shawn Peers, DentalPeers

Welcome to December and my final blog for 2021! It has been a great honour to share some of my thoughts with you again this year and I look forward to continuing to do so in 2022! My most recent

self-care
December 3, 2021 Feature Mental HealthOral Health OfficePractice management

Holiday Self-Care: Recharging Ahead of a New Year

by Dr. Craig Young, Orijin Integrated Dentistry, dentalcorp Partner since 2013

In our profession, there has always been a big push through December leading into the holiday season, which can be both mentally and physically taxing for the entire practice team. This year, the impact of this hectic time was further

December 3, 2021 Feature Oral Health OfficePractice management

New Training Clinic at University of Toronto

by University of Toronto

The Faculty of Dentistry at the University of Toronto recently opened its new state-of-the-art clinic at 777 Bay St. The more than $7M project has created a beautiful 15,000 square foot clinic featuring 41 enclosed operatories that will enhance the

December 3, 2021 Feature Oral Health OfficePractice management

Mandatory Vaccination Policies

by Mariana Bracic

Mandatory COVID vaccination policies implicate a complex intersection of laws including employment, human rights, occupational health and safety, privacy, personal health information, administrative and constitutional law. And this area of law is in near-constant flux as this article goes to

December 3, 2021 Feature Oral Health OfficePractice managementPractice Operations

Going, Going, Gone…10 Tips to Give Yourself the Best Practice Sale

by Michael Carabash, BA, LLB, JD, MBA, CDPM

TIP #1: Prepare Years in Advance Begin planning 2 to 5 years before contemplating selling. Why? Because it can take up to 2 years to put your team members on contract. It can also take 2 or more years to

December 3, 2021 Feature Oral Health OfficePractice managementWebsites

Growing Pains: Do You Need Another Website When Opening a Second Office?

by Naren Arulrajah, Ekwa Marketing

At the center of a good dental marketing plan is a good website. However, when you expand to multiple locations, a website might not be enough. You may need one for each office. There are several factors to consider when

December 3, 2021 Feature Office designOral Health OfficePractice management

Office Space: Willow Dental

by Darcie Galbraith, BA, Interior Design Coach

THE WHY: Owner’s story Willow Dental is a well-established practice that has been serving dental healthcare to its community for over 50 years. In 2018, its latest owners moved Willow Dental to its most recent location in Mississauga, Ont. Dr.

December 3, 2021 Feature EditorialOral Health OfficePractice management

What I Learned from “How The Grinch Stole Christmas”

by Dr. Sanjukta Mohanta, B.Sc., DDS

Do you remember the classic animated movie, “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” by Dr. Seuss? It’s my favourite Christmas movie. You probably know the premise: an evil monster – The Grinch – steals all the Christmas presents hoping he can

November 30, 2021 Video Dental VideoPractice management

Weekly Wisdom: When Was the Last Time You Performed a Brand Audit?

by Oral Health

  When was the last time you reassessed your brand? Let Angela Mulrooney explain why you should be performing a brand audit on your practice in this episode of Weekly Wisdom.     Subscribe to Oral Health’s weekly e-newsletter to

November 29, 2021 News Dental BenefitsPractice managementPractice Operations

10 Ways to Ensure Successful and Ethical Dental Insurance Billing

by Nikki Gordon, DentalRevu.

Dental insurance billing is one of the most critical operations at a dental office. No matter how efficiently you’re producing and delivering quality patient care, your practice won’t grow unless an ethical dental billing process is in place. Despite your

Marketing Your Dental Practice
November 15, 2021 News BlogsPractice management

Marketing Your Dental Practice with Video

by Ekwa Marketing

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