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October 30, 2016 News DentistryGeneral PracticeNewsOral HealthPractice Operations

Henry Schein Practice Solutions Wins Utah Business Diversity Award

by Oral Health

Henry Schein Practice Solutions Inc., the U.S. practice solutions business of Henry Schein, Inc., was recently awarded the Utah Business Diversity Award in the category of Large Business at the 2016 Utah Crossroads Conference. The company was selected by Utah Diversity

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

September 26, 2016 News Dental OfficeDental TechnologyNews

New Tech-Filled Office for Dynamic Dental Brings Modern Touch to Dentistry

by Marketwired

Dynamic Dental, a full service general, cosmetic and multi-specialty dental office, is pleased to announce it has relocated in Mansfield, Massachusetts. The new location is bigger, more modern, and highly advanced. The office, which now includes an in-house orthodontics team,

September 13, 2016 News DentalGeneral PracticeNewsPractice Operations

Dental School Graduate Walks Straight Into Owning Dental Practice

by Deborah Neyens, The Gazette

Upon their graduation from dental school in June, most of Amy Scallon’s classmates went to work as employees in existing dental practices. Not Scallon. Instead, she became her own boss. On Aug. 1, the newly minted dentist purchased Palisades Family

September 8, 2016 News Continuing EducationDentistryNewsOral HealthPractice Operations

Fred Joyal Webinar Shows Dentists How to Maximize the Power of Facebook

by Oral Health

Futuredontics® announced that company founder Fred Joyal is hosting a free webinar for dental professionals called “Facebook Rules the World – You Just Live In It.” This special live presentation will deliver the hard truths why dental practice marketing simply

September 8, 2016 News Dental OfficeDentistryNewsPractice Operations

ScanWriter Closing the Gap Between Dental Office Management and Accounting Software

by PR Newswire

Personable, Inc., the leading document management solutions provider, launched its Dentrix Connected version of ScanWriter, for Dentrix® users, at the 2016 California Dental Association Presents Conference in San Francisco, California, on Thursday, September 8, 2016. ScanWriter Dentrix Edition, a software

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 25, 2016 News Dental HygieneDentistryNewsOral HealthPractice Operations

Cleanliness Is Key: How Hygiene Improves Our Quality of Life

by Oral Health

The merger of DENTSPLY and Sirona at the beginning of the year created the largest manufacturer of technologies, equipment and consumables in the dental sector. The company is now working together as one combined force to develop solutions for the

October 23, 2011 News Evidence based dentistryInnovations in dentistryMinimally invasive dentistry

Who You Are? – Addendum to Introducing Dental Students to Evidence-Based Decisions in Dental Care

by ken

By David Brooks of the New York Times – while the article may be tangential to the routine of PM gurus which in truth has varied little in my 137 years in dental practice, it’s a worthwhile read.  Prospect Theory

September 20, 2011 News APPs

Round and round she goes, and where it stops………it won’t

by ken

iPADS and Dentistry – nuff sed…..iOS 5.0, the latest iteration of the Apple mobile platform operating system is due out……watch for the explosion…..do check out the image as it MUST in due course become “de rigeur” for reps and their

August 13, 2011 News Practice management

Does a dental practice need an employee handbook?

by ken

By Stuart J. Oberman, Esq from Dental Tribune – August 12, 2011 For a practicing dentist who aims to always deliver high-quality patient care, staff retention is an important value. Staff retention aids the dental practice in providing stability and

August 5, 2011 News Practice management

Are millennials cut out for this job market?

by ken

There are so many things going on in this world that are not perceived as impacting on dental practice, BUT THEY ARE!!!  There is absolutely nothing wrong, in fact, it’s an emotional mandate that as professionals, we must grow more

July 26, 2011 News Practice management

Beyond Practice Management: Fear of change

by ken

Just another thing they never taught you in dental school… By Don Deems, DDS, FAGD from Dr. Bicuspid July 18, 2011 — Frank knew he needed to make a change. He just couldn’t do it. After all, what would happen if

July 24, 2011 News Blogs

Can someone explain how a blog works as if I’m six years old?

by ken

Sure……from Modern Dental Practice Marketing – admin The purpose of a dental practice blog is to attract patients who may not find your website. Because of the diversity of content in the individually written blogs we post for a dental practice, Google sees more information

June 28, 2011 News Marketing strategies

New Book Shows Compelling Reasons to Use Video in Dental Practice Marketing – ya think?

by ken

From PRWeb June 28, 2011 The latest development in web marketing-the use of videos-is the focus of The Dentists’ Strategy Guide to Video Marketing: How Really Smart Dentists Are Leveraging YouTube to Explode Their Profits Dominate the Web. Written by

June 3, 2011 News General News

And now for something uplifting – Death, disability, directives, and your dental practice

by ken

by Dr. Steve Wolff – from Dental IQ Hang on because this article is not going to be pleasant. We’re going to talk about things that are uncomfortable and easy to ignore. Nevertheless, it’s important to have this discussion, and it’s even

May 29, 2011 News Practice management

f(x,y) / f'(x,y) = 255 – f(x,y)

by ken

Title has nothing to do with the entry, just curious to see who’s reading. Motivated patients keep appointments, dentists told  from the Hartford Business.com Journal Online Q&A talks about issues in the management of a dental practice with Peter Gopal,

April 5, 2011 News Practice management

We are the champions my friend, and we’ll keep on fighting to the end

by ken

From Dental Tribune April 6th, 2011 Everyone is aware of the state of the economy and the effect it’s had on the dental profession. Let’s face it, 2009 – 2010 was tough for dental practices nationwide. We can “put our

March 27, 2011 News Dental HygienePractice managementWebsites

Our Biggest Challenge for Patient Case Acceptance

by ken

Dental Practice Solutions is an excellent website owned and run by Debra Seidel-Bittke.  Her latest blog posting is the title of this entry…..here’s a little about Debra and this  blog posting on Case Acceptance is readable with a simple click