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December 3, 2011 News Community outreachDental industrySocial networking

For our corporate brothers in arms – early New Year’s resolution

by ken

From the Harvard Business Review – to be extrapolated For decades the mystery shopper was the main way retailers assessed operations from a customer’s point of view. By sending in a fake shopper, typically once a month, an individual store essentially was

November 19, 2011 News EndodonticsTrends in Dental Education

Avalanche of endodontics on acrylic blocks?

by ken

Always found it odd that acrylic blocks were treated in the hotel courses given when each new endodontic file system that was superior to the preceding system and all other company’s systems were launched. I’ve been in practice for 137

October 23, 2011 News Endodontics

You say blog, I say blawgh, but what’s in a name as long as the content is relevant

by ken

Good friend from New Zealand, Dr Patrick Caldwell of The Endospot, www.endospot.com contributed the following – my goal remains to find other blogs that address new products and techniques and in the immortal words of Simon and Garfunkle “try to keep the customer

September 8, 2011 News Social media

5 signs for health care social media success

by ken

From MedPageToday’s – KevinMD.com – by Susan Guirleo I sense a movement in health care circles from, “no way we’re doing that social media,” to “ok, we get it social media is important, now what?” This is good to see. But like

September 3, 2011 News General News

Wellness – Prescribing Exercise to Treat Depression

by ken

Thanks to Paul Martin and Jean Chretien, Canadians are not experiencing the disaster many are experiencing south of the border down Washington way.  And yet, medical histories are showing an abundance of SSRI usage, financial problems plague treatment planning, jobs

September 2, 2011 News Cone beam computed tomography

cbCT Aficianado – in print and available as an APP on iTunes

by ken

2011-12-12 14:50:10

August 30, 2011 News Practice management

You load sixteen tons, and what do you get……

by ken

Paperless – the way of our management world. Check out this website to manage your team’s hours……simplifies payroll management. http://www.timeclockpearl.com/index

August 6, 2011 News Elearning

Of case reports and virtual journals

by ken

Still working on getting an eChronicle up at Oral Health……ah, the corporate world…….just ask S&P………. Wish to share a number of intriguing sites I’ve come across as I seek a way to build the perfect beast…….. http://orthocj.com/ http://www.arvanitis.com/smile-makeover-proofs/detailed-smile-gallery.html And of

July 26, 2011 News Cajones

Sometimes, it’s all about “cajones”

by ken

I have never found committees an effective way to bring about change..once you’ve done the first go ’round of discussion, the topic has shifted and the focus of the discussion skewed and invariably, the decision is diluted and the objective

June 28, 2011 News ElearningSocial networking

Your olde road is rapidly agin’, please get outta the new one if you can’t lend a hand

by ken

Critical thinking, comprehensive reasoning…….online education, elearning, social media, endless study club connects…………these are sound bytes…… Just click on each of the Read me Seymour’s below and realize that you can get in the way of progress, you can try to

June 26, 2011 News Elearning

How Consumer Technology & User-Generated Content Are Changing Ed-Tech

by ken

By Audrey Watters – June 26, 2011 – from ReadWriteWeb Once you’ve read the blog posting, view both the video clips from YOUTUBE – one explains the concept, the other demonstrates it in the most incredible way possible – editor

June 17, 2011 News Elearning

If you’re a pulpal biology lover – kvell!!!

by ken

There simply is no better, faster or more comprehensive way to learn than ONLINE!!! CLICK ON ME! Related articles Still working on the Clinical eChronicle (blogohj.oralhealthjournal.com)

June 3, 2011 News APPsComputer softwareElectronic Health RecordsTechnology

Doctors driving IT development with their mobile technology choices

by ken

By Pamela Lewis Dolan, amednews.com – May 23, 2011 When physicians at Albany (N.Y.) Medical Center started adopting smartphones a few years ago, they almost immediately looked for ways to use them in their clinical lives. Doctors liked being able

May 27, 2011 News Marketing strategiesOrthodontics

San Diego’s The Super Dentists™ soar into theaters with a first-of-its-kind 3D action film to show kids the fun way to fight cavities

by ken

From PR*Urgent – a free press release service San Diego, CA, May17, 2011– Move over Superman and Batman, there’s a new team of super heroes in San Diego and they aren’t sugar-coating anything. The Super Dentists,San Diego’s pediatric and orthodontic

April 17, 2011 News General News

Fluff piece with a message

by ken

2011-12-12 14:22:38

April 8, 2011 News Community outreachPractice managementSocial networkingTrends in Dental Education

Ignore an obvious trend at your peril!!!

by ken

Copy genius – it reads faster and in this sound byte era enacts greater impact than “if I see further, it’s because I stand on the shoulders of giants.”  A few years back, it became apparent to those of us

March 31, 2011 News Endodontics

EndoVac – the Holy Grail? Looking that way….Part I

by ken
March 8, 2011 News Dental LaboratoriesTrends in Dental EducationTrends in Dentistry

iPad advances digital dentistry

by ken

When new patients enter Dr. Jonathan Ferencz’s thriving prosthodontics practice in midtown Manhattan,they’re greeted with a smile — and an iPad. For Dr. Ferencz, the latest technology has always driven quality patient care. As an early iPad adopter, Dr. Ferencz

February 25, 2011 News Practice managementSocial networking

I asked one of my assistants if she knew who Mark Zuckerberg was; she said no, and went back to posting comments on her Facebook page

by ken

Kind of a quick and dirty way of pasting together a promotional piece, but it’s on the use of social media in dentistry and thus of value to many.

February 24, 2011 News Cone beam computed tomography

Certify me,certify you blues – it needs to be pervasively pandemic

by ken

2011-12-12 13:49:22