Best practices bring positive results

Dr. Bicuspid

Dr. James Anderson breaks down the steps to help you have more "best practice" days in your office. Do you have 'traction' in your practice growth? Have you ever wondered why a particular day in the office was better than any other day that week? It's not just a fluke.

10 Tricks to Help Your Bookkeeper Streamline Your Dental Practice Accounting

Bookkeeping For Dentists

After recently speaking with a few clients about best practices working with Bookkeeping for Dentists, it occurred to me that these 'best practices' are also great ways to streamline your dental practice accounting when working with any accountant or bookkeeper. .

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5 consultants share their best practice management tips to end 2020

Dr. Bicuspid

In the first of a continuing series to end the year, we asked five dental practice management consultants for their best pieces of advice for dentists and dental practices heading into 2021. Why discovery is important for every dental practice heading into 2021

5 more thought leaders share their best practice management tips to end 2020

Dr. Bicuspid

In the second part of a continuing series to end the year, we asked five dental practice management consultants for their best pieces of advice for dentists and dental practices heading into the new year. Why discovery is important for every dental practice heading into 2021

A hygienist shares her thoughts on lasers, best practices during a pandemic

Dr. Bicuspid

Atkinson also shared her thoughts on dental patients returning to the practice and how she believes dental lasers can be a big plus. The hygienist's transformation in the integrated dental practice.

PPC Best Practices for 2021

We Speak Dental

2021 PPC Best Practices. It’s up to you, to place your services in their direct line of vision and one of the best ways to do this, is with pay-per-click advertising (PPC). What are best practices for a successful PPC campaign?

Keeping Patient and Business Data Safe: Information Security Best Practices

Off the Cusp

Even small and midsized businesses can fall victim to cyberattacks – and dental practices are no exception. In July of 2019, a dental practice in Florida fell victim to a ransomware attack targeting a computer running the practice’s QuickBooks accounting software.

5 Analytics Driving Best Practices for Your Dental Practice or Dental Organization

Planet DDS

Like sports it’s more of a team effort relative to understanding the analytics that drive best-practices for your dental practice. Practice Management Software dentistry DenticonHaving an advantage in dentistry is rarely the result of one strategy.

Best Practices to Help You Manage In Uncertain Times

We Speak Dental

Download the “White Paper” Here (Full Links Available): PBHS Best Practices to Help You Manage in Uncertain Times. Blog Dental Marketing Launch Video PBHS Features Practice Marketing Social Media

A Dentist Office With a Different Approach and a Less Traditional Design

Off the Cusp

The first practice he purchased had just five treatment rooms within its 1,800 square feet. Freeman then moved to Florida, worked for a large practice chain for about three years and then set out on his own in 2008. “We So, he switched gears and began practicing general dentistry.

Invest in Dental Technology with an Eye on the Future

Off the Cusp

However, advancements in technology and increased competition in the marketplace have made pricing and financing more competitive, and dental practices can now receive the education and support needed to help them get the most from their investments. Today, his practice, Elite Smiles in St.

Keeping up With Demand: A New Practice Faces Questions About the Future

Off the Cusp

For many new and longtime dental practices, the thought of expansion can be daunting. But with the help of Patterson Dental educator Kathy Brodal, a new practice in North Dakota reached its goals (and beyond) in less than six years. Off the Cusp - Patterson Dental blog. Share. Tweet.

How to get patients back into the chair? Communication

Dr. Bicuspid

A hygienist shares her thoughts on lasers, best practices during a pandemic. Why discovery is important for every dental practice heading into 2021. Communication is key to getting patients back in the dental chair as the pandemic lingers on, writes Dr. Samuel Low.

Beyond that old fence: Tectonic shifts in dental hygiene

Dr. Bicuspid

The science shows hygienists play a crucial role in providing whole-body healthcare, but practice norms haven't kept up. A hygienist shares her thoughts on lasers, best practices during a pandemic

COVID-19 pushed 1 in 12 dental hygienists out of the workforce

Dr. Bicuspid

A hygienist shares her thoughts on lasers, best practices during a pandemic.

How you can ensure your Eaglesoft software is running at an optimal level

Dr. Bicuspid

When you think about things that could improve productivity in 2021, it's likely your team could be using your practice management software in much more efficient ways. How can you adjust your practice's schedule in Eaglesoft?

How to run year-end reports in Eaglesoft

Dr. Bicuspid

The end of the year is fast approaching and it's time for dental practices to make sure they have their year-end data in place. Ann-Marie DePalma offers some tips and advice on how to ensure your practice knows how to run year-end reports in Eaglesoft.

7 ways to achieve a true return on investment on new technology or equipment

Dr. Bicuspid

But while it's exciting to buy a new piece of equipment or technology, what does it really take to ensure the investment pays dividends for the practice? 4 more consultants share their best financial tips to start 2021.

What are the biggest vision errors that dentists make later in their careers?

Dr. Bicuspid

Read more on DrBicuspid.com Related Reading: Why flexibility in response to change is important when retiring from practice. 5 consultants share their best practice management tips to end 2020. Why discovery is important for every dental practice heading into 2021.

4 more consultants share their best financial tips to start 2021

Dr. Bicuspid

Every dental practice wants to start the new year off on the right foot. With that in mind, we asked dental practice management consultants for their best pieces of financial advice for dentists and dental practices as 2021 begins.

4 consultants share their best financial tips to start 2021

Dr. Bicuspid

Every dental practice wants to start the new year off on the right foot. With that in mind, we asked dental practice management consultants for their best pieces of financial advice for dentists and dental practices as 2021 begins.

Podcast: What you need to know about an OSHA inspection

Dr. Bicuspid

Dr. Kristine Aadland on best practices for restorative dentistry in the wake of COVID-19. If you think the pandemic is going to slow down inspections from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), think again, says Mary Govoni, RDH, CDA.

4 Strategies to Implement for Better Fee Schedule Efficiency and Management

Planet DDS

What’s the “linchpin” of dental practice efficiency? But in your experience you’ll probably realize it has more to do with a variety of best-practices - including fee schedule efficiency and management. Effective dental practice productivity involves many working-parts.

Defining the differences between treatment services and conditions in Eaglesoft

Dr. Bicuspid

Knowing how to chart those treatment services is critical for the practice's success and to properly keeping a patient's record updated. How can you adjust your practice's schedule in Eaglesoft? What are best practices for insurance estimations in Eaglesoft?

Why this dentist believes so strongly in minimally invasive dentistry

Dr. Bicuspid

Troy Schmedding has built a practice focused on minimally invasive dentistry. Dr. Kristine Aadland on best practices for restorative dentistry in the wake of COVID-19.

How can you adjust unassigned credits in Eaglesoft?

Dr. Bicuspid

Read more on DrBicuspid.com Related Reading: How can you adjust your practice's schedule in Eaglesoft? What are best practices for insurance estimations in Eaglesoft? Using Eaglesoft to determine the true number of your practice's 'active patients'.

Announcing: The Best in Practice Virtual Summit

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

Unique to this event, not only are we focused on best practices, procedures, and clinical techniques – we’re also going to uplift your spirit with sessions dedicated to inspiration, health, and wellness.

Online Reputation Management For Dental Practices

Carestack

For a dental practice, reputation is the power to attract new clients and retain the existing clients providing them a constant sense of value and quality. In the case of a dental practice, dentists are almost always great conversationalists at the chairside.

How to Double New Dental Patients and Cut Your Marketing Budget

Best Online Marketing Companies for Dentists

By now, you’ve learned there’s more to growing your practice than just following leads to get new patients. While most practices focus on lead generation, the single most important phase is conversion. This is the most important job in your practice.

Building and Supporting a Robust Culture of Safety in the Dental Workplace

Off the Cusp

Infection control and adherence to strict regulations are critical components in the success of a dental practice. Every person has a responsibility to adopt best practices to keep our homes, schools and workplaces free of disease. Off the Cusp - Patterson Dental blog. Share.

California Reduces Training Requirements for Dentists to Administer COVID-19 Vaccines

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

The course includes an overview of best practices for vaccine administration and specific information relative to the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines, which currently are the only COVID-19 vaccines with Emergency Use Authorization from the US Food and Drug Administration.

How to Grow Your Practice: The Four Phases of Dental Practice Growth

Best Online Marketing Companies for Dentists

So, you’re ready to grow your dental practice. If you remember from our “Are 165 New Dental Patients a Month Enough” blog article , we discussed the importance of the rate of return, which plays a part in The Four Phases of Dental Practice Growth. Now that’s practice growth!

Building a Safe and Efficient Practice: Protecting patients and profitability

Denticle

Building a Safe and Efficient Practice: Protecting patients and profitability We invite you to join Dental Products Report® for an exclusive virtual event on infection control that will take clinicians through the best practices in creating a safe and efficient practice.

Effective Revenue Cycle Management Throughout Your Patient Journey

Carestack

The healthcare sector is in a journey of profound change, as small practices consolidate into larger multi-location practices, expanding their presence. Having a proven RCM system is crucial in optimizing existing medical billing processes at your dental practice.

Effective Revenue Cycle Management Throughout Your Patient Journey

Carestack

The healthcare sector is in a journey of profound change, as small practices consolidate into larger multi-location practices, expanding their presence. Having a proven RCM system is crucial in optimizing existing medical billing processes at your dental practice.

Develop an Entrepreneurial Mindset and Create a Thriving Private Dental Practice

Planet DDS

If that’s your response, it could have something to do with your inner entrepreneur as a solo, private dental practice owner. The daily grind of running a dental practice…. Leading a thriving dental practice requires a particular set of skills. “How’s it going…?”

DentaQuest’s New Investments Support a More Diverse, Equitable Future in Dentistry

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

Researchers will test best practice models for interprofessional care delivery in underserved communities in order to identify replicable ways to support students’ academic success and subsequent success in community practice.

Preparing Your Operatory to Ensure Safe Practice

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

Not all states require infection control continuing education for dental personnel, therefore, each oral health professional must strive to implement recommendations that represent current evidence and best practices. Continue >> Preparing Your Operatory to Ensure Safe Practice.

IDSconnect: the digital event platform of IDS

Dental News and Technology

Exhibiting companies at IDS can book slots here on topics that they want to communicate to the industry – such as the latest products, best practices and much more.

Managing Your New Patient Flywheel

Carestack

What defines growth for a dental practice? But a simple enough pointer that definitely signals practice growth can be the volume of patients visiting your practice. Let’s face the facts, patient attrition is a reality for every dental practice.

Managing Your New Patient Flywheel

Carestack

What defines growth for a dental practice? But a simple enough pointer that definitely signals practice growth can be the volume of patients visiting your practice. Let’s face the facts, patient attrition is a reality for every dental practice.

Primer on Masks

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

Best Practices Dentistry has done a great job of adhering to CDC guidelines since the 1980s. Revisions of evidence-based guidance are sure to come, but in the meantime, we need to follow best practices in safety. The COVID-19 pandemic has seriously impacted dentistry.

Did Dentists Use Facebook 50 Years Ago?

Best Online Marketing Companies for Dentists

“The Best Part”. So, instead of continuing down the Facebook marketing hole, it’s time to think about Facebook’s most valuable purpose and start putting your time on the social media giant’s platform to good use for your practice. Facebook Best Practices.