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The dawn of the dental coordinator - Dental Economics
The dawn of the dental coordinator
October 1, 2011
by Mickel (Mick) Malek, DDS
For more on this topic, go to www.dentaleconomics.com and search using the following key words: digital technology, patient coordinator, patient relationships, Mickel Malek, DDS.
Why do we change? The evolving dental model for the 21st century must address shortfalls of past systems in the oral...
A breakthrough in implant dentistry - Dental Economics
A breakthrough in implant dentistry
May 1, 2009
by Roger P. Levin, DDS
For more on this topic, go to www.dentaleconomics.com and search using the following key words: dental implants, Dr. Roger Levin, Atlantis abutment, educating dental patients.
Implant dentistry is one of the fastest growing areas in dentistry today. That trend will likely continue, as aging baby boomers -- ever the mavericks...
Success with Sedation: A Profitability Comparison of ...
Perhaps no other discipline in dentistry has enjoyed as much growth over the last decade as sedation dentistry. The use of oral (enteral) and intravenous (parenteral) sedation has evolved from a procedure provided primarily by specialists, to an accepted mainstream procedure practiced by more than 40% of U.S. general dentists.
When practiced according to industry standards by trained providers,...
How to plan for success when opening a new practice ...
How to plan for success when opening a new practice
September 1, 2007
by Lisa Philp
Success doesn't happen by accident. Building a new dental practice, which is really starting a new business, is one of the biggest professional steps a dentist will ever take in his or her career. Unfortunately, many dentists open a new practice without clearly understanding the multiple roles they must fill for...
Veneers and the 10 most common mistakes - Dental Economics
Smile makeovers with veneers are becoming very common, and our patients are demanding them more often. Many dentists now offer this service to meet patient demand.
Veneers are a wonderful service that can have a significant impact on our patients' smiles and self esteem, and can even be a life-changing event. But when done poorly these can be devastating for the patient and dentist.
The first critical year of your new practice - Dental ...
The first critical year of your new practice
October 1, 2007
by Lisa Philp
This is the second article in a two-part series. In the first part, Lisa Philp covered how to plan for success when opening a new practice, developing a business plan and setting goals. Now she focuses on some core issues to consider during the first year of your new practice.
Nobody said that starting a new practice was...
Digital dentistry: Is this the future of dentistry ...
Digital dentistry: Is this the future of dentistry?
October 1, 2011
by Paul L. Child Jr., DMD, CDT, CEO CR Foundation
For more on this topic, go to www.dentaleconomics.com and search using the following key words: digital dentistry, dental technology, digital radiography, CAD/CAM, cone beam.
The connotations of being past the year 2010 bring about thoughts of futuristic concepts as suggested by...