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September 30, 2022 Feature Dental TeamFinancesOral Health OfficePractice management

Stop the F Word in Your Practice: FRAUD!

by Lori Margiotta, Bookkeeper For Dentists and founder of I Work Dental Inc.

Fraud is on the rise now more than ever in the dental industry. Usually, seven percent of dentists’ monthly revenue is embezzled, and it happens to two-thirds of all dentists, so don’t ever think it can’t happen to you. Dentists

November 10, 2021 News News

‘Fake Dentist’ Saw Dozens of Patients Over a Year Before Arrest, Oklahoma Officials Say

by The Charlotte Observer

An Oklahoma man unlicensed to practice dentistry — and who attended dental school for just three days — treated dozens of patients at his office in Broken Arrow for over a year, officials told news outlets. Following his recent arrest,

January 3, 2020 News News

Missouri Dentist Charged in Arson Fire Has Surrendered License

by KOAM News

A southwest Missouri man who is charged with setting fire to his dental office in a scheme to collect insurance money has agreed to give up his dental license. Documents filed Dec. 10 with the Missouri Dental Board said 64-year-old

January 17, 2012 News Dental TeamPractice managementTheft in the dental office

Most dental practices will encounter fraud

by ken

By Robert Selleck, January 17, 2012 – Dental Tribune America LITTLETON, Colo., USA: The potential for embezzlement and theft is a problem no business is immune to. And research shows that smaller businesses are more likely to experience problems than

March 3, 2011 News General News

Now this is dental trauma REDUX, Dr. B. Made Off, DDS

by ken

As a followup to Catherine’s post………in the era of Bernie Q. Made Off, how could anyone remain this gullible……..by the by, I have some swamp land in FLA for sale…..and one of the perpetrators was a periodontist, nudge, nudge, wink,

November 3, 2010 News Practice management

Scary but true….DENTAL FRAUD…

by ken

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October 20, 2010 News General News

The world is screaming for transparency

by ken

David Brooks is one of my favorite columnists – he recently wrote an op-ed piece entitled Would You Run about Mark Kirk, an absolutely brilliant individual with stellar academic credentials, who’s real CV reads like something that could only be

August 30, 2010 News Practice management

Embezzlement protection tips from Dr. Gordon Christensen

by ken

By Dr. Gordon Christensen Source:DentistryIQEmbezzlement and fraud are rampant in dental practices. Here are two of the most common methods of dishonesty: 1. Patients on the day sheet should be the same as those on the appointment schedule. It is