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November 8, 2021 Feature Chairside Chats

Chairside Chats: A Word With…Dr. Naveen Verma

by Oral Health

Dr. Naveen Verma  Co-CEO of Brush Dental Clinics, Toronto, Ontario How would you define or summarize your practice company philosophy? Our company philosophy has always been that satisfaction and success come with providing our patients an excellent experience. The patient

November 2, 2021 Video Dental VideoPractice management

Weekly Wisdom: What is Your Brand Archetype?

by Oral Health

  In this week’s Weekly Wisdom video, Angela Mulrooney shares how knowing your brand archetype is important for understanding your brand.     Subscribe to Oral Health’s weekly e-newsletter to have the latest episode delivered straight to your inbox every

Safety
October 29, 2021 Feature Oral Health OfficePractice Management

Speaking Up About Safety Incidents: What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You

by Michelle Budd, D.D.S, Patient Safety Consultant, dentalcorp

With the colder weather approaching, I begin to think of the many times I’ve (quite literally) been on a slippery slope. Have you ever noticed that when we slip on ice, often the first thing we do is look around

Professional Conflicts
October 29, 2021 Feature Oral Health OfficePatient ManagementPractice management

Conflict Resolution: Navigating Professional Conflicts as a Dental Associate

by Josh Koziebrocki, LLB, BA (Hons)

Professional conflicts may arise when dental principals and dental associates disagree about processes in the dental clinic. These conflicts may have regulatory implications before the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario (RCDSO). In ideal circumstances, dental principals and dental

TikTok Tooth Trends
October 29, 2021 Feature Oral Health OfficePatient educationPractice managementSocial media

TikTok Tooth Trends

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

Recently my daughter had her wisdom teeth extracted. The day before she asked me to buy her pineapple juice. I replied, “Pineapple juice? Why do you want that? You don’t even like pineapples.” She said, “I saw on TikTok that

Treatment Acceptance
October 29, 2021 Feature Oral Health OfficePractice management

Emotional Momentum: Fresh Thinking About Treatment Acceptance

by Dr. Paul Homoly

You’re no longer special just because you offer implants, cosmetics and orthodontics. Moderate-to-complex care dentistry is rapidly becoming less of a differentiator among dentists. The differentiator among dentists in this decade and following is when they make patients feel well-cared

COVID-19 Pandemic
October 29, 2021 Feature Oral Health OfficePractice management

The Effects of the COVID-19 Pandemic on the North American Dental Community

by Naren Arulrajah, Ekwa Marketing

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected an unbelievable percentage of the population since it caught fire in the first quarter of 2020. Being an essential service, you may believe the field of dentistry to be untouched by the pandemic, but that

October 29, 2021 Feature Office designOral Health OfficePractice management

Office Space: Confluence Dental

by Darcie Galbraith, BA, Interior Design Coach

THE WHY: Clinicians’ story While the world was experiencing a global shutdown, many practicing dentists utilized the luxury of time to explore their entrepreneurial opportunities in dentistry. Due to the many well-understood influences of the pandemic on working associates, the

October 29, 2021 Feature EditorialOral Health OfficePractice management

Please Don’t Take My Fax Machine Away

by Bruce R. Pynn, MSC, DDS, FRCD

I remember going to Expo ‘67 in Montreal when I was 10 years old. In one of the pavilions, they showcased a push-button phone where you could see the person you were talking to on the other end. I thought,

October 15, 2021 Feature Dental StudentsNew dentistsNew grads

Words of Wisdom

by Oral Health

The best advice comes from people who have lived it, so we asked a few of our editorial board members to share their words of wisdom as you embark upon your dental career. Bruce Pynn, MSc, DDS, FRCD (C), Thunder

October 12, 2021 Video Dental TeamDental VideoPractice management

Weekly Wisdom: 6 Ways to Create Super Star Team Members

by Oral Health

  Michelle Podulsky joins Weekly Wisdom to express how you can keep your team members happy at your dental office.     Subscribe to Oral Health’s weekly e-newsletter to have the latest episode delivered straight to your inbox every week!

October 8, 2021 Feature Chairside ChatsOral HealthPractice management

Chairside Chats: A Word With…Dr. Chandan Advani

by Oral Health

Dr. Chandan Advani Co-CEO of Brush Dental Clinics, Toronto, Ontario What is one thing you know now that you wish you had known at the start of your career? The one thing I appreciate now is just how valuable and

October 8, 2021 Feature Oral HealthPractice management

Online Scheduling Becomes a Must-Have for Dental Practices

by Lou Shuman, DMD, CAGS, CEO and Founder of Cellerant Consulting

If you’re depending on patients to call your practice to schedule an appointment, you’re missing out. More people than ever want to be able to book an appointment directly from your website, social media sites, and Google My Business page.

October 7, 2021 Feature Data Driven DentistryOHGdata

Government Rent Subsidy – Too little, too late

by Oral Health

When lockdowns were first announced, the first question many dentists and business owners had was, “How will I pay the rent?” Unlike staff wages, your place of business could not be furloughed. Rent was due regardless of whether your business

October 5, 2021 Video Dental VideoSocial media

Weekly Wisdom: Is Your Social Media Boring?

by Oral Health

  Angela Mulrooney returns to Weekly Wisdom to share with us how you can improve your social media presence to make it more fun and interesting for your patients.     Subscribe to Oral Health’s weekly e-newsletter to have the

Leaders in Practice Awards
October 1, 2021 Feature Dental TeamOral Health OfficePractice management

Paid 2021 Leaders in Practice Awards: Nominate a Remarkable Dental Professional You Know!

by dentalcorp

Now in its fourth year, the annual Leaders in Practice awards celebrate oral care professionals who are passionate about providing optimal patient care and making a difference in the lives of Canadians. This is an industry-wide program designed to recognize

October 1, 2021 Feature Oral Health OfficePractice management

You Had Me at “Virtual Consultations”: Modernize Your Practice and Patient Experience

by Alina Fintineanu, RDH, C.A Ed, CTP

The world is advancing at lightning speed. Nowadays, we have self-driving and electric cars, virtual home assistants and mind-boggling technological advancements. We can pay in a flash, meet someone without even leaving our homes, shop for groceries from our couch,

October 1, 2021 Feature Oral Health OfficePractice management

Dreaming of Selling? Tax Planning Realities Might Wake You Up

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

Dental practice values are back up. Everyone’s hounding you to sell. Maybe you’re tired of the daily grind of running a dental practice – especially during COVID-19. You find yourself drifting off. You’re on a pristine beach, at your cottage

Content Marketing
October 1, 2021 Feature Marketing strategiesOral Health OfficePractice Management

Guide to Content Marketing

by Naren Arulrajah, Ekwa Marketing

In today’s competitive economy, a good marketing strategy can make the difference between a thriving dental practice, and one that is struggling to stay afloat. And content marketing is a pillar of any good strategy. What is content marketing? Content

October 1, 2021 Feature Office designOral Health OfficePractice management

Office Space: Blueridge Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

by Darcie Galbraith, BA, Interior Design Coach

THE WHY: Clinicians’ story The journey to open Blueridge Oral Maxillofacial Surgery (OMS) began while Dr. Osama Soliman was still in dental school. During fourth year, he was encouraged by a mentor to explore his options for becoming a specialist.