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August 31, 2011 News Clinical case reportRestorative

Compendium Of Continuing Education In Dentistry

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One of my favorite CE journals is Compendium from www.dentalaegis.com Check out this case from John Weston, DDS. http://www.dentalaegis.com/cced/2011/09/conservative-full-mouth-reconstruction-of-a-worn-dentition-utilizing-digital-impression-technology-and-moden-ceramic-materials which linked off the AACD blog at http://aacd.posterous.com/conservative-full-mouth-reconstruction-of-a-w Ah, the smell of napalm and social media/networking in the a.m. Related articles Neuromuscular Dentistry

August 30, 2011 News Endodontics

Eh,what’s up doc? Part Deux – starring Charlie Sheen

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You are ALL encouraged to contribute cases to this blog……in excess of 16k dentists in this country – with the Internet, that’s a veritable treasure trove of learning to share and care. Begin forwarded message: From: Roberto Cristescu <cristescu.roberto.04@gmail.com>Date: August

August 11, 2011 News APPsBlogsSearch engineSocial mediaSocial networkingWebsitesYouTube

Are Dentists’ Facebook Fans Local?

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From Modern Dental Practice Management Some interesting information hit my email box this morning, thanks to Dr. Emmott’s blog. An article at www.pcmag.com tells us “Most Facebook Fans of Small Businesses Aren’t Local, Study Finds.” I know that’s the case

August 3, 2011 News Team motivation

Sometimes a great notion

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Writing this blog would be arduous if not for the magic of RSS feeds and “alerts” as in we need more “lerts”. This piece just passed across my iPAD from a human resources blog I monitor…..something to post in your team

July 15, 2011 News Electronic Health RecordsSocial networking

Abbott, I’ve been a bad boy

by ken

Before I address the reason for this blog entry, look at the image below and read the hyperlinked article associated with it. Twittr and Flickr usage Now that you understand the enormity, the pervasiveness of the use of social media, please

June 28, 2011 News ElearningSocial networking

Please allow me to define SHARE AND CARE

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June 2, 2011 News Health care tourism

Looking for a locum? Health and Dental Tourism: What’s Happening in Hungary, Turkey & Oklahoma?

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The fact that ANYTHING is happening in Oklahoma warrants this blog entry. From Worldental.org – June 1, 2011 In Hungary, the dental tourism profits reach a stunning 227 million Euros annually,which means that the country has got as much as 40% share

June 1, 2011 News Cone beam computed tomography

Certify me, certify you blues – understanding the “math” of cbCT

by ken

The server that supports this blog had an IT aneurysm yesterday, lost several postings. This one in particular was really important and worth a repost…….. Many thanks to one of my personal heroes, Dr. Marc Balson, the CE director of

May 28, 2011 News General News

For those who question the power of the Internet in all things

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My apologies to those who feel that this blog should be exclusively dental in it’s outreach. The resources for posting to this blog come by push technology to my iPhone. This particular tidbit would normally have been ignored, but this

May 27, 2011 News EndodonticsImplantologyTrends in Dental Education

Full Fathom Five – The Endo Implant Algorithm

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Time to make this blog a tad and smidge more erudite……thus, in terms of reference for the Endodontic Implant Algorithm – the removal of tooth when all is lost, I shall quote from Shakespeare’s The Tempest. Full fathom five thy

May 15, 2011 News Innovations in dentistryPathology

The inherent value of comments – think “share and care”

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Sadly, comment sections on blogs far too often bring out the fringe group that wear aluminum foil hats, but a dental blog??? Nuh uh. Kudos to Dr. Ron Schefdore for the heads up on http://www.healthyheartdentistry.com. Amazing site – intriguing product array……thanks

May 14, 2011 News General News

Alcohol-serving dental office causes stir, community shaken not stirred

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This is a followup to a recent blog entry….in a way, it’s your morning smile, burp! HOUSTON (KTRK) — Ever heard about taking a drink to take the edge off? One Houston dentist is offering a beer or glass of wine

May 1, 2011 News General NewsInnovations in dentistry

Calling all vendors – line up for our new initiative – the Clinical eChronicle of Treatment Outcomes

by ken

Education and business are truly not that different. They work off similar models.  The original model for all things is the Ten Commandments – if you really look beyond the obvious, you’ll see the first five represent a relation with

April 12, 2011 News ImplantologyPathology

How to treat a dental implant infection

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Todd Welch writes one of the most informative blogs on the Net……..excellent stuff and the blog looks so KEWL!!! Check this out…………..

April 9, 2011 News Laser Dentistry

Lasers,light sabres and other things that go bump in the night

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2011-12-12 14:20:41

March 8, 2011 News Cone beam computed tomographyDigital radiographyEndodonticsTrends in Dental Education

Retreatment case – looking for other disciplines and/or Dr. Goodbar

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The intention of this blog continues to be the blending of graphics, video and hopefully, soon to be forthcoming – ANIMATION…..as suggested, I’m somewhat access limited to other disciplines – however, there are scads of Canadian dentist who deserve to

November 22, 2010 News Orthodontics

John Kalbfleisch – COME ON DOWN!!!

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Bumped into John Kalbfleisch at an HPDA society meeting the other day – www.dtstudyclub.com/WEIGL – if you’re an ODA member – go to this incredible webinar, use the code WEIGL to register and change your practice re; implant driven dentistry, but

November 10, 2010 News General News

Top 30 dental blogs – the winners

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http://www.medicalbillingandcoding.org/top_dentists/ Click on “winner” in the horizontal image map….a literal treasure trove of invaluable information Image by kendosolns via Flickr Related articles DrBicuspid.com Taking Nominations for 2011 Dental Excellence Awards (prweb.com) Perio Protect Recognized Again for Top Product in Dental

September 24, 2010 News Digital radiography

Guide to Going Digital

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Dr. Larry Emmott is one of the leading authorties on dental high tech.  The following is from his latest blog entry………….. Digital Radiography is one of the most exciting and fastest growing technologies in dentistry. It is also the area

August 9, 2010 News Cone beam computed tomography

Conebeam tomography – we hardly knew yee laddie…

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http://www.conebeam.com/home Shhhh if you’re from Ontario – don’t tell anyone that you’re reading this or more importantly, checking out the blog ….especially the case study section because learning to use cbCT online isn’t how you’re going to be certified in