October, 2022

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Tips for Successful Networking with Your Dental Colleagues

Oral Health Group

Staying connected with peers has always been a way for humans to thrive in their chosen professions while improving their social lives. In the digital technologies and online operations age, networking with peer groups has gained importance like never before.

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Why Site Speed Optimization Matters and Tools to Help You

Clicc Media

Don’t Turn Away Your Visitors With a Slow Loading Website Consumers both in the real world and online, expect instant results. With internet speeds at an all-time high, we can access limitless information with just a click of a button and within seconds.

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SmileFast Las Vegas

Dental News and Technology

Join me this weekend at the Bellagio in Las Vegas for the last course of the year. More courses in 2023! Sign up at www.smilefastusa.com

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Periodontal Infection: Case Study

Dentistry Gone Digital

By: Dr. Jennifer Bell, DDS, FAGD, FICD. Have you ever had a patient with a periodontal infection? Here is a case study of my experience with it. The post Periodontal Infection: Case Study appeared first on igniteDDS. Dentists

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Mind Your Mouth

Queen of Dental Hygiene

Dental health is about so much more than just what toothbrush and toothpaste to use. Oral wellness is THE key to how healthy you are going to be into your senior years. Today’s post is dear to my heart.

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Are You Truly Happy in Dentistry?

Dental Peers

In last month’s blog, I asked the crucial question whether you can still be happy in private practice. I believe you can and how you achieve it is something I will explore in upcoming blogs. However, before we move into that realm, there is an even more fundamental question that dentists should consider. Namely, are you truly happy in dentistry? Many of you may consider this a silly question.

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Are You Truly Happy in Dentistry?

Oral Health Group

In last month’s blog, I asked the crucial question whether you can still be happy in private practice. I believe you can and how you achieve it is something I will explore in upcoming blogs. However, before we move into … The post Are You Truly Happy in Dentistry?

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Neoss® Group brings you Integrate 2022 Online 24H: 24 hours of continuous Education

Dental News and Technology

ZURICH, Oct. 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- In June 2022, over 600 dental professionals came together to Integrate, Educate, Celebrate at Neoss Integrate 2022 in Gothenburg, Sweden.

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Physical Fitness and Dentistry 

Dentistry Gone Digital

By: Savannah Craig. When I started dental school we had one lecture on ergonomics and that was it. I was still trying to figure out where to fulcrum to get my bur on the tooth I was working on.

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Why Patients Love To Be Led!

Coaches Corner

Want your patients to accept more treatment, get adult fluoride, and all that other good stuff? In this episode of The Dental Practice Fixers dental podcast for dentists, Dr. Richard Madow shares how an experience at a hotel led him to realize an extremely important step in influencing our patients.

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AMA Approves Code for Healthcare Personnel to Apply SDF

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

The American Medical Association (AMA) recently approved a Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code for healthcare providers to receive reimbursement for the application of silver diamine fluoride (SDF) to arrest dental caries lesions without the provision of restorative care such as a filling.

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Prioritizing Mental Health Could Improve Your Dental Practice

Oral Health Group

Were you aware that 75% of Canadians want their employers to address workplace mental health?

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The show goes on

ASDA Blog

Dear readers, Every piece of media has its lifespan, and the ASDA Blog is no exception. This entry is the final ASDA Blog post. The ASDA Editorial Board will now solely focus on Contour magazine. When I was in high school, I used to listen to The Bugle podcast hosted by Andy Zalzman and John Oliver.

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iCoreConnect Integrates with Carestream Dental’s Practice Management Software Used by More Than 15,000 Customers

Dental News and Technology

Ocoee, FL, Oct. 17, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NewMediaWire -- iCoreConnect Inc., OTCQB: ICCT), a cloud-based Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) technology provider for enterprise and healthcare workflow, is pleased to announce its latest integration and partnership with Carestream Dental.

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Fractured Tooth: Case Study

Dentistry Gone Digital

By: Dr. Chad Duplantis, D.D.S., F.A.G.D. Have you ever had a patient with a fractured tooth? Here is a case study of my experience with it. Fractured Tooth: Patient Information.

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4 Conditions That Dental Crowns Can Help With

Broomfield Dentists / MountainAire

Dental crowns are one of the most versatile dental procedures available. They can be used to address a variety of dental issues, from restoring a tooth that has been damaged by decay to covering a dental implant. In this blog post, we will discuss four conditions that dental crowns can help with.

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CDC Says Masking in Healthcare Facilities Is No Longer Necessary

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

Unless located in areas where community spread of COVID-19 is high, healthcare providers, including dental practices, no longer need to require mandatory masking for patients and clinicians, according to updated guidance from the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

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5 Factors that Reflect the Quality of Your Orthodontic Practice

Oral Health Group

Dental issues don’t forgive anyone. Almost everyone suffers from some dental problem or another at least once in their life. This means a visit to an orthodontist is inevitable for orthodontic treatment.

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Part 3: “Why Legwork?” Websites

Planet DDS

“We wanted to streamline our website and SEO, and find a company that would handle our patient recall and have the ability to host our website and boost us on Google. Legwork was the only company to have all those services available under one roof.

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Adults, children make oral care a priority according to Delta Dental survey

Dental News and Technology

OAK BROOK, Ill., 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --In recognition of National Dental Hygiene Month, Delta Dental shares encouraging findings from its 2022 survey showing U.S. adults and parents are doing their part to practice diligent oral care at home.

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Dental Assistant Requirements in Georgia

Dentistry Gone Digital

By: Natalie Kaweckyj, LDA, RF, CDA, CDPMA, COA, COMSA, CPFDA, CRFDA, MADAA, BA. Are you looking to become a dental assistant or are moving as a current dental assistant? Make sure to check the dental assistant requirements in Georgia to see if you are still qualified in the state to practice.

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Adjunctive therapies during supportive periodontal care

The Dental Elf

This review of adjunctive therapies during supportive periodontal care (SPC) in patients with residual/relapsing pockets included 12 studies that currently provide insufficient/poor evidence to determine the efficacy of adjunctive strategies to improve SPC.

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Chocolate May Offer More Than Just a Delicious Treat

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

A study conducted on the properties of cocoa, the main ingredient in chocolate, found that the plant-derived proanthocyanidins (PACs) contained within cocoa offer oral health benefits.

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Blueprint To Getting More Calls For Your Dental Business

Oral Health Group

If you’re not getting enough calls for your dental business, it’s time to take a step back and re-evaluate your marketing strategy. There are several strategies that can be used to attract more callers, like hiring dental digital marketing companies.

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6 Ways Apteryx XVWeb Can Save You Money – Part 4: Why Apteryx Series

Planet DDS

A benefit of storing your patient’s dental images in the cloud is being able to significan tly reduce and even eliminate your expenses for servers.

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"My Heartland" Documentary Captures Uplifting Story of the People Who Helped the Company Become the Nation's Leading DSO

Dental News and Technology

EFFINGHAM, Ill., 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Heartland Dental, the nation's leading dental support organization (DSO), today released the two-minute trailer for its upcoming documentary, entitled My Heartland.

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Dental Assistant Requirements in Washington, D.C.

Dentistry Gone Digital

By: Natalie Kaweckyj, LDA, RF, CDA, CDPMA, COA, COMSA, CPFDA, CRFDA, MADAA, BA. Are you looking to become a dental assistant or are moving as a current dental assistant? Make sure to check the dental assistant requirements in Washington, D.C. to see if you are still qualified to practice.

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Can I Make My Teeth Stronger at Home?

Broomfield Dentists / MountainAire

It’s no secret that strong teeth are important – they help us eat, speak and smile with confidence. But what can you do if you feel like your teeth could use a little more strengthening? Luckily, there are plenty of things you can do at home to make your teeth stronger and healthier!

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New York State Dental Association Uses Mets Game to Raise Awareness of Oral Cancer

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

With more than 30,000 fans in the stadium, a Mets game provided an opportunity for the members of the New York State Dental Association to get the word out about oral cancer risk.

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3 Things To Consider When Seeking to Grow Your Practice

Oral Health Group

Many dentists look to grow their practices much like any other small business owner might seek to expand their customer base and reach beyond their current revenue stream.

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Online dental marketing: Staying HIPAA compliant in 2023

Off the Cusp

Off the Cusp - Patterson Dental blog. Read Time: 6 Minute, 6 Second. Most dental practices are actively engaged in some strategy of digital marketing. It could be sending out patient emails, writing blog posts, website SEO, social media marketing or paid advertising.

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Local interventions for the management of alveolar osteitis (dry socket)

Dental News and Technology

Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2022 Sep 26;9(9):CD006968. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD006968. Abstract Background: Alveolar osteitis (dry socket) is a complication of dental extractions more often involving mandibular molar teeth.

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Dental Assistant Requirements in Florida

Dentistry Gone Digital

By: Natalie Kaweckyj, LDA, RF, CDA, CDPMA, COA, COMSA, CPFDA, CRFDA, MADAA, BA. Are you looking to become a dental assistant or are moving as a current dental assistant? Make sure to check the dental assistant requirements in Florida to see if you are still qualified in the state to practice.

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Periodontal treatment for preventing cardiovascular disease in people with periodontitis

The Dental Elf

This Cochrane review update on the effects of periodontal therapy for primary or secondary prevention of CVD in people with chronic periodontitis includes 2 studies which provide very low certainty evidence. No additional asudies have been included since the last update in 2019.

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California Employers Can No Longer Discriminate Against Employees Who Engage in Off-the-Job Marijuana Use

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

According to a new California state law that takes effect on January 1, 2024, employers cannot discriminate against potential hires or employees who engage in off-the-job marijuana use.

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Top 3 Dental Market Trends You Need to Know in 2022

Oral Health Group

Interested in contributing to Oral Health Group’s blog? Email marley@newcom.ca for more information! The post Top 3 Dental Market Trends You Need to Know in 2022 appeared first on Oral Health Group. Blogs Marketing strategies Practice management blog marketing Practice Management

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3D printing: Added services, higher productivity, increased patient satisfaction

Off the Cusp

Off the Cusp - Patterson Dental blog. Read Time: 3 Minute, 31 Second. As we have previously written, 3D printing is the future of digital dentistry.