June, 2022

5 ways to quit a dental practice with grace

Dentistry Gone Digital

By David Rice, DDS. Breaking up is never easy … for anyone. It’s also not something to take lightly. I see way too many threads on social media where one thing isn’t perfect and a young dentist or dental team member is out. That’s not cool.

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Dental News and Technology

6 Composite Veneers in 60 minutes The Revolution in Composite Veneers has begun!! The sensational new system has swept the UK and Australia by storm and has finally reached the USA and Canada “The most exciting concept and system to hit dentistry in the last 15 years.

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Four Essential Elements of Local SEO

Oral Health Group

The post Four Essential Elements of Local SEO appeared first on Oral Health Group. Blogs Practice management Websites blog marketing Practice Management SEO website

The Complete Guide to Sugar

Ask The Dentist

We are programmed to love sugar, yet with quantities in the modern diet, sugar has become toxic. Here’s everything you need to know about sugar and sweeteners to indulge safely. As a dentist, I get asked a lot about sugar.

Paid Advertisements for Orthodontists: Things to Know

Med Rank Interactive

Having an online presence is essential for all businesses, including orthodontic practices. Google searches, websites, and social media are how patients find providers and services for themselves and their families.

Economic Challenges Ahead

Dental Peers

It seems like it has been forever since we could turn on the news and see anything remotely positive.

The hidden cost to acquire a dental practice

Dentistry Gone Digital

By: Bruce Bryen. A dental school graduate that has worked as an associate and learned from a mentor or owner may now be looking for that first dental practice acquisition.

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7 Ways to Streamline Dental Insurance Claims Processing

Oral Health Group

Processing dental insurance claims can be a complex and confusing task. But if you can identify your bottlenecks and redundancies while automating certain manual tasks, you can speed up claims processing and reduce costs.

Teeth Whitening at Home: 9 Ways to Whiten Teeth & Prevent Future Stains

Ask The Dentist

The post Teeth Whitening at Home: 9 Ways to Whiten Teeth & Prevent Future Stains appeared first on Ask the Dentist

Mind Your Mouth: How Mouth Health Influences Brain Health

Queen of Dental Hygiene

Hello Wonderful Readers! June 11 at 8 AM PT I will be presenting a live online continuing education course for Young Dental. It is titled Mind Your Mouth: How Oral Health Influences Brain Health. It is open to everyone. It’s FREE!!! Please click the blue highlighed words below.

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San Diego Moms: What I Learned About My Kid’s Teeth

The Super Dentists

I’ve always thought teeth were high-maintenance. The process of brushing, flossing and gargling while ensuring you do your twice-a-year check-ups can be exhausting. Then, you have children and the work. Read More.

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Misconceptions about Dental Insurance

Dentistry Gone Digital

By: Teresa Duncan. One of the big issues that new dentists face is learning the ins and outs of insurance — it’s a lot of paperwork! A lot of dentists find themselves confused fighting a mountain of red tape. 4 Common Dental Insurance Misconceptions.

Cellerant Announces the 2022 Best of Class Hygiene Award Winners

Dental News and Technology

Washington, DC; June 2 9 , 202 2 — Cellerant Consulting Group is pleased to announce the 20 2 2 Cellerant Best of Class Hygiene Award winners. “

The Benefits of Dental Health Professionals Undertaking Online Training

Oral Health Group

Online training for dental health professionals is more affordable than face-to-face training. This could help to resolve the shortage of 4,000 dental professionals that’s predicted by the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD). Online dental training has increased over the past two years.

Sinus Drainage & Pain After a Root Canal Procedure

Ask The Dentist

Root Canal Question: I had a root canal last Monday. Shortly after I returned home from the dentist, I leaned over and had a sudden gush of watery substance drain from my left nostril. It smelled just like the sodium hypochlorite that the dentist used to flush my roots. The drainage continued several times that evening. The following day, nearly 24 hours later, I was bending over and moving boxes and it happened again, this time yellow. The drainage amounted to about a teaspoon.

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Hearts, Minds and Mouths: Defeating Dental Disease the Bio-Logical Way

Queen of Dental Hygiene

Please Join me and learn about having a healthy mouth. Please click on the link below to register and come join me online on June 6th @5 PM ET For Shivan Sarna’s Masterclass and my presentation Hearts, Minds and Mouths: Defeating Dental Disease the Biological Way. link].

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Most common dental impression errors and how to avoid them

Dentistry Blog

An excellent quality dental impression is critical because the dental lab cannot fabricate accurate, well-fitting restorations without it. Before sending the impression to the lab, potential dental impression errors should be identified. Otherwise, work may be delayed if the impression is rejected.

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How to Best Work with Patients on Clear Aligners

Dentistry Gone Digital

By: Allison Lacoursiere. Clear aligners have made themselves incredibly important to our industry in a very short span of time. Knowing how to work transparently with patients, make them aware of the benefits of orthodontics, and secure a buy-in is essential for today’s dentists.

Roles of Dental Care in Disaster Medicine in Japan

Dental News and Technology

Published: 25 June Current Oral Health Reports ( 2022) details Abstract Purpose of Review Natural disasters occur frequently in Japan. A disaster medical system was rapidly developed in Japan following the Great Hanshin-Awaji Earthquake in 1995.

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Don’t Be So Serious: Tips for Using Humour in Dental Marketing

Oral Health Group

Is your dental practice’s blog following waning, your social media engagement rate low, or your website content lacklustre? What is missing? The answer could be a good laugh! Research has proven humour to be an effective marketing technique.

What Are My Rights to My Dental Health Records?

Ask The Dentist

Here I explain what your rights are for getting a copy of your health records from your dentist and exactly how to do it. Without dental records that follow you around for life, your future care will be compromised. Q : My dentist suddenly closed his practice and subsequently transferred his health records and files to another dental practice with which I am not interested in pursuing a relationship.

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Mind Your Mouth: How Mouth Health Influences Brain Health

Queen of Dental Hygiene

Hello Wonderful Readers! Over 200 folks joined Young Dental’s continuing education class last Saturday, June11th 2022 to hear my presentation “Mind Your Mouth: How the Mouth Influences Brian Health” So many great questions after that talk.

5 signs you should use zirconia dental crowns instead of PFM

Dentistry Blog

Today’s patients request zirconia and porcelain crowns over metal-based crowns because both zirconia and porcelain restorations provide strength and natural aesthetics.

Clinic Advice for D3s & D4s

Dentistry Gone Digital

By: Savannah Craig. Starting clinic can come with a lot of conflicting feelings. It is exciting to finally be treating patients, but it can also be a stressful experience. Everyone enters clinic with a different level of confidence, skill, and a unique patient pool.

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Eight-year clinical evaluation of two types of resin composite in non-carious cervical lesions

Dental News and Technology

Published: 25 June 2022 Clinical Oral Investigations ( 2022) details Abstract Objectives In this clinical study, the 8-year clinical performances of a flowable resin composite was compared with that of a conventional resin composite.

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Technology to Help Your Patients Feel Safe and Comfortable in Your Practice

Oral Health Group

Technology is revolutionizing the dental industry. Particularly since the onslaught of the COVID-19 pandemic, we have come to rely on technology more than ever before.

Ask The Dentist - Untitled Article

Ask The Dentist

Unfortunately, our website was affected by a ransomware attack. Our web host has assured us is an “unprecedented security event,” however, two weeks later and they are still unable to reinstate the backups.

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Dental office design: An architect’s perspective

Off the Cusp

Off the Cusp - Patterson Dental blog. Read Time: 7 Minute, 54 Second. Something interesting is happening at some North Dakota dental practices. It could almost be called a movement.

Pros and cons of same-day dental implants

Dentistry Blog

Patients who lose one or more teeth will want to replace them quickly and efficiently. Dental implants often provide a suitable solution. Many dentists offer same-day dental implants using advanced techniques to place and, almost immediately, load the implants.

The Real Cost to Acquire a Dental Practice

Dentistry Gone Digital

By: Bruce Bryen. The dental school graduate is ready to acquire a dental practice and wants to understand how much it really costs: You have been a dental school graduate for the last five years and have been working as an associate in someone’s dental practice.

The Pankey Institute Announces the Induction of Dr. Lee Ann Brady as a Pankey Master

Dental News and Technology

Recognition as a Pankey Master is the organization's highest honor with the recipient's portrait permanently displayed in the Institute's Master's Hall. KEY BISCAYNE, Fla.

Economic Challenges Ahead

Oral Health Group

It seems like it has been forever since we could turn on the news and see anything remotely positive.

One-Injection HIV Treatment Is in Development

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

A team of Israeli researchers is investigating a single injection treatment for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). They created a vaccine that encourages type B white blood cells to make antibodies against HIV. The type B white blood cells must be genetically engineered to accomplish this feat.

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The 15 Best Dental Marketing Charity Opportunities

My Social Practice

15 Dental Marketing Charity Ideas You Should Know About. Step Up Your Dental Marketing With Charities That Change Lives. One of the best and most successful dental marketing strategies is to invest your energy into cause-related projects that benefit underserved communities and individuals in need.

3D printing: The future of digital dentistry

Off the Cusp

Off the Cusp - Patterson Dental blog. Read Time: 4 Minute, 7 Second. As the world moves in an increasingly digital direction, so too does dentistry.

Does Your Back Hurt? This Simple Product Can Save Your Back!

Dentistry Gone Digital

By: Amber Auger, RDH. Near to my heart is helping hygienists have healthier, happier careers, and I believe it starts with an honest assessment of our health. It’s difficult to find joy at work when dealing with back pain, and sadly most hygienists report chronic pain.

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Fatigue and failure analysis of restored endodontically treated maxillary incisors without a dowel or ferrule

Dental News and Technology

Published: June 12, 2022 DOI: [link] Abstract Statement of problem Information on the survival and mode of failure of endodontically treated incisors without a ferrule and restored without dowels is lacking.