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Influence Patients
September 2, 2022 Feature Oral Health OfficePatient ManagementPractice management

How to Win Conversations and Influence Patients

by Dr. Sanjukta Mohanta; Dr. Ramez Salti

We’re ashamed to say it. We’ve had some bad conversations with our patients. We meant well; we were trying to get our patients to improve their oral health, but, instead, we ended up making our patients feel pretty bad about

Intra-oral Camera
June 24, 2022 Feature Dental CareDental HygieneDental Technology

Seeing Is Believing: Maximizing the Use of an Intra-oral Camera During the Dental Hygiene Appointment to Motivate Patient Compliance

by Julianne Souza, RDH, BS

“A picture is worth a thousand words.” You may have heard this common phrase many times before. Have you thought about this when it comes to your daily interactions with patients? We are trained, educated and taught how to assess,

June 24, 2022 Feature Dental HygieneRadiology

Stay Sharp: Technical Guidelines and Workplace Strategies for the Clinical Dental Hygienist. (Part 2)

by Gabriele Maycher, CEO, GEM Dental Experts Inc., BSc, PID, dip DH, RDH

Q: Some of my patients resist getting recommended radiographs. What can I do to encourage them to consent? A: If you read my article, “Are you Taking Adequate Radiographs?” (November 2021 issue), you know that most practices aren’t taking the

May 10, 2022 News NewsOral Health

New Delta Dental Report Finds Many are Unaware of Connection Between Poor Oral Health and Serious Medical Conditions

by Delta Dental Plans Association

Today, Delta Dental released the 2022 State of America’s Oral Health and Wellness Report, a nationwide analysis of consumer opinions and behaviors relating to oral health. Findings from the Delta Dental-commissioned research of U.S. adults and parents of children ages

February 1, 2022 Video Dental VideoOral Health

Weekly Wisdom: Oral Health Hacks That Work

by Oral Health

  In this episode of Weekly Wisdom, Dr. Sanj Mohanta shares some oral health hacks (that actually work) to share with your patients and deter them from taking part in dangerous online “dental hacks.”     Subscribe to Oral Health’s

January 25, 2022 Video Dental VideoPatient educationPatient Management

Weekly Wisdom: How to Motivate Your Patients to Improve Their Oral Health

by Oral Health

  In this episode of Weekly Wisdom, Dr. Sanj Mohanta returns to give some tips on motivating your patients to care about their oral health.     Subscribe to Oral Health’s weekly e-newsletter to have the latest episode delivered straight

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

August 1, 2019 Feature Data Driven DentistryOHGdata

Treatment Acceptance

by Oral Health

Successfully convincing your patients to accept a necessary treatment for their oral health is an important goal to have. You want the best for your patient… and your practice. Whether it’s a case of dental anxiety or a lack of

July 16, 2019 Video Sponsored Dental Video

Paid A Patient Education Solution from Screenfluence

by Oral Health

Maxwell Aaron, President, Business Development at Screenfluence, explains how their patient education solution works which includes a library of content with the ability to create your own custom content.

March 25, 2019 News BlogsPatient educationSocial mediaWebsites

Ways To Effectively Communicate With Your Potential Patients Online

by Dr. Megan Peterson Boyle

People nowadays demand convenience in almost every aspect of their lives, and the Internet provides them just that. The same is true when it comes to their dental and oral care needs. Whether they’re locating the nearest dentist or simply

March 14, 2019 Feature Dental TechnologyOHGdata

You’re the Expert on Dental Technologies, So Prove It

by Oral Health

There’s no denying patients are more technology savvy than ever. And if they aren’t, they can easily Google “intraoral camera” or “CAD/CAM” and walk into their next dental appointment “experts”. It’s understandable why 55.2% of Canadian dentists are concerned of

January 31, 2019 Video Dental VideoOral Health Office

Steps to Providing a Positive Patient Experience

by Oral Health

Bruce Freeman, Orthodontist and Staff Clinician, Facial Pain Unit at Mount Sinai Hospital goes through multiple steps and strategies for ensuring that you and your team are creating a great visit for every patient, every time.

December 10, 2018 News BlogsMarketing strategiesPatient education

Two Proven Marketing Ideas for Your Dental Practice

by Ekwa Marketing
Case Acceptance
September 11, 2018 Feature Oral Health OfficePatient educationPractice management

Practice Production: Case Acceptance #101

by Angie Drinic

Most would surely agree that having a semester dedicated exclusively to the psychology of Case Acceptance and New Patient Compounding before starting their dental career, would have been highly beneficial in dental school. Take into consideration these fundamental points before

July 3, 2018 Feature Oral HealthProduct Report

Communicating Oral Appliance Hygiene

by Lorin Berland, DDS

Oral appliance homecare has a major impact on continuing compliance, treatment success, and the patient’s overall experience with the process. Individuals utilizing dentures, sleep devices, retainers, aligners and mouth guards are at a significantly greater risk of developing oral infections.

June 15, 2018 Feature Dental OfficeOHGdataPractice Operations

How Do New Patients Find Out About Your Practice?

by Oral Health

STANDARD Traditional marketing for your practice has stood the test of time and proven itself beneficial. It is an easy and free marketing service for your practice, which is solely based on the experience of your patients. These forms of

February 21, 2018 News NewsPaediatric DentistryPatient education

Patient Education Program Launched by NuSmile

by NuSmile

NuSmile Ltd., the worldwide leader in pediatric esthetic restorative dentistry, announced today the launch of its I Love My NuSmile program. The centerpiece of the program is the new I Love My NuSmile website that not only helps parents understand

October 11, 2017 News BlogsPatient educationSocial networking

Design Winning Infographics for Your Dental Practice

by Ekwa Marketing
August 8, 2017 News BlogsPatient educationPractice Operations

Creating a Culture of Patient Education in Your Practice

by Brent Parr, Optio Publishing Inc.

Patient education is fundamental in raising treatment acceptance rates and improving your marketing, but many dentists don’t take full advantage of the patient education resources they already have. Here’s how you can create a culture of education at your practice:

April 28, 2017 Product Spotlight

Dentsply Sirona Endodontics Announces New X-Smart IQ Digital Solution

by Dentsply Sirona

Dentsply Sirona Endodontics has announced the release of its new X-Smart IQ system, a full-treatment dental care solution that supports dental professionals through every step of the endodontic process – from patient education to treatment data. The system, through its