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February 2, 2021 Video Dental Video

Weekly Wisdom: The Value of Failing

by Oral Health

  Weekly Wisdom: David Chong Yen shares the message that “the cost of fearing to fail is much greater than the lessons learned from failing.”     Subscribe to Oral Health’s weekly e-newsletter to have the latest episode delivered straight to

February 1, 2021 News BlogsMarketing strategiesPractice management

Branding Your Practice After COVID: What You NEED to Know to Stand Out From the Crowd

by Shawn Peers, DentalPeers

Let’s admit it…as dental professionals, we love to nerd out! Nothing excites us more than new technologies that can really enhance the level of dental care we can provide to our patients! Even office and communication technologies are beginning to

January 29, 2021 Feature ElearningOral Health OfficePractice managementSocial media

Why You Should Join Instagram

by Dr. Sanjukta Mohanta

I was reluctant to join Instagram (also called IG or Insta). I thought I was too old, too busy and that it wouldn’t add any value to my life. I expected it to be a platform where people show off

Estate Planning for Dentists
January 29, 2021 Feature FinancesOral Health OfficePractice management

Estate Planning for Dentists

by Rick Goldring, BA, CFP, CLU, CHFC; John Moakler, BMath, CFP, CLU, CSC

Estate planning is not a single, simple task. It can include a wide range of options and actions that you must implement to accomplish your goals. We will highlight some of the key options available to you and then prioritize

COVID-19 Vaccine
January 29, 2021 Feature Oral Health OfficePractice management

The First Dentist in Ontario to Receive the COVID-19 Vaccine?

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

On December 28, 2020, I received a text from Dr. Gurbaz Sandhu (GP, London and Port Elgin). Ontario had just entered into a strict lockdown. The media had been focusing on the bungled COVID-19 vaccine rollout, while infections and deaths

January 29, 2021 Feature Office designOral Health OfficePractice management

Office Space: Capitol Dentistry

by Capitol Dentistry

Capitol Dentistry is located in the hustle and bustle of pedestrian traffic of the Yonge and Eglinton area in Toronto. The design of the office was meant to present a strong visual for the passersby to look in, be intrigued

Tax Deductions, Breaks and Planning in the COVID-19 Era
January 29, 2021 Feature FinancesOral Health OfficePractice management

Tax Deductions, Breaks and Planning in the COVID-19 Era

by David Chong Yen*, CPA, CA, CFP, Louise Wong*, CPA, CA, TEP, Basil Nicastri*, CPA, CA and Eugene Chu, CPA, CA

COVID has fundamentally changed how we live and how businesses operate. It has taught us the importance of being resilient and to look for opportunities even in dire situations. As a result of COVID, many dentists have experienced: Working from

January 29, 2021 Feature EditorialOral Health OfficePractice management

My Way or the Highway!

by Judy Kay Mausolf, Speaker, Author, and Dental Culture Specialist

Our relationships in life are the result of how well we communicate and collaborate personally and professionally. When we communicate openly, positively and effectively, we inspire connections and build sincere, strong, sustaining relationships. What often sabotages successful relationships is our

eco-friendly
January 27, 2021 News BlogsPractice management

Eco-ing Our Way to a Greener Dental Future

by Dr. Sonal Bhoot, DMD

The eco-friendly dental practice is an important consideration that every dentist can make when it comes to protecting our environment. With an increasing trend in global warming, the dental office also plays a role in the destruction of nature. By

January 26, 2021 Video Dental Video

Weekly Wisdom: How to Display Excellent Leadership

by Oral Health

  In this episode of Weekly Wisdom, Alex Zlatin discusses the three C’s to succeeding in having excellent leadership at your practice.     Subscribe to Oral Health’s weekly e-newsletter to have the latest episode delivered straight to your inbox each

January 25, 2021 News BlogsDental OfficeOffice designPractice management

Energy Efficient Design Options for Dental Offices

by Beau Peters

Starting and maintaining a dental practice is an exciting step in one’s career but it can also be a huge undertaking. There is a significant deal of planning when it comes to a practice’s design and utility. Additionally, as the

January 20, 2021 News BlogsMarketing strategiesPractice management

How Podcasting Can Boost Your Dental Marketing

by Ekwa Marketing

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January 14, 2021 News DentistryNews

Curve Dental Advances Patient Engagement with the Launch of Curve GRO

by Curve Dental

Curve Dental, a leading provider of cloud-based dental solutions, today announced the release of Curve GRO, Curve’s next-generation patient engagement platform. GRO is one of the only solutions that maintains all patient communication and patient records within a single database.

January 13, 2021 News BlogsMarketing strategiesWebsites

Attract New Patients in the New Year: 5-Plus Ways to Improve Your Website’s Bounce Rate

by Naren Arulrajah, Ekwa Marketing

As we enthusiastically jump into a new and better year, there is no better time to take a closer look at your office’s online “home”—its website. One way to gauge the performance of your website is by identifying and understanding

January 12, 2021 Video Dental Video

Weekly Wisdom: This Sucks!

by Oral Health

  Weekly Wisdom: Dr. Angela Mulrooney has some advice for getting through the tough times, from the current pandemic to future issues.     Subscribe to Oral Health’s weekly e-newsletter to have the latest episode delivered straight to your inbox each

January 11, 2021 Feature Data Driven DentistryOHGdata

Data Driven Dentistry 2021: A Summary

by Oral Health

Oral Health is excited to share a first look at part four of our Data Driven Dentistry series! Following the success of our first three comprehensive surveys and the valuable results that were found from surveying both patients and dentists,

Dental Software
January 11, 2021 News BlogsPractice management

Dental Software: On-Premises vs. Cloud vs. Hybrid

by Sandro Persia, Logic Tech Corp

When looking to get a new dental management software, there are many factors at play that determine which software is best suited for your office. One major consideration for dentists is where the software is hosted – on-premises or in

January 5, 2021 Video Dental Video

Weekly Wisdom: Decision Making

by Oral Health

  In this week’s episode of Weekly Wisdom, David Chong Yen returns to discuss what to keep in mind when making major decisions for your practice.     Subscribe to Oral Health’s weekly e-newsletter to have the latest episode delivered straight to

January 4, 2021 News BlogsPractice management

The More Things Change, The More They Should NOT Remain the Same!

by Shawn Peers, DentalPeers

Welcome to 2021! I hope that you and your loved ones have managed to remain healthy and safe throughout the Holiday Season! Every year at this time, we have likely just finished reflecting on the year that was and are

December 30, 2020 News BlogsPatient ManagementPractice management

Make Regular Appts and Dental Emergencies Work Together

by Amanda Duffy, Rockwest Dental

A well-organized appointment system is a cornerstone of successful scheduling, but even the best-laid plans can turn to chaos with an unexpected occurrence, such as a dental emergency. How to manage your regular appointments and dental emergencies efficiently is key