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February 4, 2022 Feature Office designOral Health OfficePractice management

Office Space: Newbury Dental

by Darcie Galbraith, BA, Interior Design Coach; Peter Barry, CMC, Practice Success Coach

THE WHY: Owner’s story Newbury Dental is located in the southwest part of Edmonton, Alberta. The practice is a dream come true for Dr. Linda Lee and Dr. Marcus Ngai, who share roles as principal dentists, as well as being

February 4, 2022 Feature EditorialOral Health OfficePractice management

Two Years with COVID-19

by Les Rykiss, DMD, Dip. ABAD, FASDA, FIADFE, FICD

Welcome to 2022. We, as dentists, hygienists, assistants and office administrators, have now been affected by COVID-19 for almost two years in some way, shape or form. Our dental offices have experienced situations that none of us ever dreamed of

February 3, 2022 News NewsPractice management

Maxim Software Systems Announces Acquisition of U R DU Appointments

by MaxiDent

Maxim Software Systems (MaxiDent dental practice management software) has announced the acquisition of U R DU Appointments – a unique appointment setting service for dental clinics. The acquisition will allow the rapid expansion of this much needed service, resulting in

January 24, 2022 News BlogsMarketing strategiesPractice management

6 Marketing Ideas to Boost Revenue for Your Dental Office

by MA Team

Dental marketing is a tricky thing. You don’t want to bombard your patients with ads, but you do need to get their attention in some way. If you do not make them aware of your dental office’s existence, then there

January 18, 2022 Video Dental VideoMental Health

Weekly Wisdom: How to Be Happy at Work

by Oral Health

  In this episode of Weekly Wisdom, Dr. Sanj Mohanta shares what she did to ensure she found happiness in her career and what you can do if you are feeling unhappy.     Subscribe to Oral Health’s weekly e-newsletter

January 18, 2022 News NewsPractice management

Canadian Small-Business Owners Struggle to Make Cryptocurrencies Part of Daily Commerce

by The Globe and Mail

Kal Khaled, a dentist and co-owner of Southdown Dental in Mississauga, said his practice began to accept the two most popular forms of crypto – bitcoin and ethereum – in May as a way to reach some of his young

January 17, 2022 News BlogsMarketing strategiesPractice managementSocial media

Social Media Marketing – What Works and What Doesn’t

by Ekwa Marketing

Interested in contributing to Oral Health Group’s blog? Email marley@newcom.ca for more information!

January 7, 2022 Feature Chairside ChatsPractice management

Chairside Chats: A Word With…Dr. Kristin F. Yont

by Oral Health

Dr. Kristin F. Yont BHI SMART – Certified Healthcare practitioner, Calgary, Alberta How would you define or summarize your practice philosophy? Providing exceptional care to patients who I truly care for and value. I love connecting with my patients on

January 7, 2022 Feature OHGdataPractice management

Data Driven Dentistry 2022: A Summary

by Oral Health

Oral Health is excited to share the results of our annual Data Driven Dentistry survey! After the success of last year’s survey, which focused predominantly on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the dental industry, we have collected data

January 4, 2022 News BlogsMental HealthPractice management

Your Best Business Decision for 2022: Invest in You!

by Shawn Peers, DentalPeers

Here we are starting off a new year. Sadly, it feels like more of the same. The pandemic is still raging as a new variant has taken off. That means all the talk is on boosters, restrictions on public gatherings

Leaders in Practice Awards
December 22, 2021 Feature Oral Health OfficePractice management

Paid 2021 Leaders in Practice Awards: Voting Opening Soon

by dentalcorp

Designed to recognize Excellence in Dentistry, the Leaders in Practice awards celebrate dental care professionals who are passionate about providing optimal patient care and making a difference in the lives of Canadians. The public voting period will be opening soon. The shortlist

Dental staffing
December 22, 2021 Feature Dental TeamOral Health OfficePractice management

Why Dental Staffing Has Forever Changed in the New Normal

by Dr. James Younger, TempStars

The ongoing global pandemic has drastically altered how many industries operate, and the dental industry is no different. Not only has COVID changed safety protocols within the industry and how dentists optimize their processes, but it has also changed how

December 22, 2021 Feature Oral Health OfficePractice management

Investing in Yourself Can Take You From Surviving to Thriving.

by Sean Robertson, DDS; Lisa Philp

You made it – Congratulations! The past two years have been all consuming for dentistry: A constant state of change, endless pivoting and now it seems we are faced with “the great resignation.” Replacing hygienists, assistants and administrative team members

December 22, 2021 Feature Mental HealthOral Health OfficePractice management

5 Essentials of Well-being

by Nicola Deall, Chief People Officer at dentalcorp

Professional athletes place as much importance on their rest and recovery as on their performance strategy. Why? Because the time we spend recharging directly impacts our ability to perform and thrive both personally and professionally, as well as cope with

December 22, 2021 Feature Office designOral Health OfficePractice management

Office Space: BiteCraft Dental

by Darcie Galbraith, BA, Interior Design Coach

THE WHY: Owner’s story Dr. Karyna Figarella and Romeo Fermin are the husband and wife team behind BiteCraft Dental. Prior to moving to Canada, they were both practising dentists who owned a dental clinic in Venezuela. Approximately 10 years ago,

December 21, 2021 Video Dental VideoPractice management

Weekly Wisdom: Superstar Office Managers

by Oral Health

  Michelle Podulsky describes the role of an office manager and how important it is for your practice in this episode of Weekly Wisdom.     Subscribe to Oral Health’s weekly e-newsletter to have the latest episode delivered straight to

December 20, 2021 News BlogsPractice managementWebsites

CTR – What it is and What it Says About Your Dental Website Performance

by Ekwa Marketing

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December 14, 2021 Video Dental Video

Weekly Wisdom: Narcissistic Social Media

by Oral Health

  Angela Mulrooney explores the concept of seeming narcissistic by being present on social media in this episode of Weekly Wisdom.     Subscribe to Oral Health’s weekly e-newsletter to have the latest episode delivered straight to your inbox every

December 13, 2021 News BlogsMarketing strategiesSocial media

Why TikTok Matters and How You Can Use It To Promote Your Dental Practice

by Naren Arulrajah, Ekwa Marketing

TikTok is a short-form, video-sharing app that allows users to create and publish 3- minutes videos (up from 15 seconds originally) on any desired topic. It is an excellent way for individuals and businesses to gather exposure and promote their

December 7, 2021 Video Dental TeamDental VideoPractice management

Weekly Wisdom: Weekly Leadership Meetings

by Oral Health

  Do you meet with your office manager on a regular basis? Michelle Podulsky from Unleashing Dentistry shares how important these weekly check-ins can be in this episode of Weekly Wisdom.     Subscribe to Oral Health’s weekly e-newsletter to