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Novel Ways To Build Your Dental Practice

Oral Health Group

As the owner of a dental practice, you value your long-term patients. But to grow your practice properly, you’ll need to find ways to simultaneously The post Novel Ways To Build Your Dental Practice appeared first on Oral Health Group.

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New Owners for Profitable Stockport Dental Practice

Dentistry Today

Specialist business property advisor, Christie & Co , has announced the sale of Corra Linn House Dental Practice in Stockport, Greater Manchester. Corra Linn House is a profitable, five-surgery, mixed-income practice ideally located on the A6 Buxton Road in Stockport. The business operates from a large, commanding character property with Tudor-style décor and stained-glass windows.

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Help! My Dental Assistant Won’t Learn New Things!

Dentistry Gone Digital

Don’t be the dental assistant who won’t learn new things. Find comfort in the new thing – even if the new things are scary at first. By: Ronda Holman Hi dear reader, my name is Ronda Holman and I have been sitting across from a dentist for a living for the last 25 years. I thought it might be time to make some written confessions as to what I have been guilty of over the years and how my dentist was able to effectively mold me into their dream dental assistant.

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My boss is retiring, and the new owners want to cut my pay. What should I do?

Identity Dental

“My boss has confirmed his retirement in the next few months. I’ve been with him 8 years. My current OM position pays about the same as our hygiene positions. Applying to other offices, so far 4, corporate & private combo, all would like to pay the salary I was making 20 years ago as a […] The post My boss is retiring, and the new owners want to cut my pay.

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Comparison of suture and sutureless techniques on postoperative complications after third molar surgery: a systematic review

Dental News and Technology

Published: 25 January 2024 Volume 28 , article number 115 , ( 2024 ) Cite this article Abstract Objective To compare, among patients undergoing third molar surgeries, whether the use or omission of sutures improves postoperative clinical parameters. Method A systematic literature review was conducted to identify randomized clinical trials in humans.

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Navigating the $8.99 Billion Advanced Dental Solutions Market from 2023 to 2032

Dentistry Today

The “Global Advanced Dental Digital and Robotics Solutions Market – A Global and Regional Analysis: Focus on Product, End User, and Country – Analysis and Forecast, 2023-2032” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offerings. The global advanced dental digital and robotics solutions market was valued at $3.82 billion in 2022 and is expected to reach $8.99 billion by 2032, growing at a CAGR of 9.15% between 2023 and 2032.

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3 Fatal Flaws of Denture Design

Dentistry Gone Digital

Overcoming these 3 common flaws will give you very happy patients! By: Dr. Kimberly Daxon, D.D.S. The Article Originally Appeared on TheDawsonAcademy.com There are three main areas that need attention when designing complete denture prostheses. When these three things are not accomplished, it can lead to misfits and patient dissatisfaction. I see it all the time.

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ACCURACY OF MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING IN CLINICAL ENDODONTIC APPLICATIONS: A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW

Dental News and Technology

Published: January 28, 2024 DOI: [link] ABSTRACT Introduction The development of dedicated coils and new Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) sequences has led to an increase in image resolution and a reduction in artifacts. Consequently, numerous studies have demonstrated the utility of MRI as a non-ionizing alternative to cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT).

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Neoss Group Announces Appointment of John Chopack as Managing Director of Neoss USA

Dentistry Today

Neoss Group is pleased to announce that John Chopack has been appointed as managing director of Neoss USA. Mr. Chopack joined the Neoss Group in December 2020 as vice president of corporate development and is transitioning roles to focus on the US market to continue the Neoss transformation in North America. Mr. John Chopack, managing director of Neoss USA Mr.

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Buying a Dental Practice vs. Investing in a Start-Up

Dentistry Gone Digital

Weighing the Costs of Something Borrowed vs. Something New By: Dr. Hannah Crowell Deciding to embark on a career in dentistry is an exciting journey, and one of the pivotal decisions you’ll face is whether to acquire an existing dental practice or build one from the ground up. Both options come with their own set of costs, risks, and rewards. Exploring the various financial considerations associated with each path will help enterprising dentists make informed decisions that align with thei

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Top Challenges Facing Dental Practices and Groups in 2024

Planet DDS

What are the top challenges facing dental practices and dental support organizations (DSOs) this year? We asked the editors / content contributors for five dental industry magazines to share their thoughts. Their answers include recruiting, staffing, training, and more. We asked the editors / content contributors for five dental industry magazines to share their thoughts on both the biggest hurdles – and potential solutions – facing private practices and groups today.

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Evaluation of RURS elbow guard in the management of thumb-sucking habit in children with and without intellectual disability

Dental News and Technology

European Archives of Paediatric Dentistry Original Scientific Article Published: 28 January 2024 ( 2024 ) Cite this article Abstract Background Digit sucking is a common oral habit among many children, which involves placing the thumb/finger into the mouth, which can cause malocclusion in mixed and permanent dentition. Aim To evaluate the efficacy of the RURS elbow guard in the management of thumb-sucking habits in children with intellectual disabilities and those without in terms of the mean du

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Accelerate: Dental Revenue Workshop Revs Up for its Second Year

Dentistry Today

Vyne Dental, a leading provider of dental revenue technologies , claims processing, and electronic health information exchange for all-sized dental practices, announces the return of the highly-acclaimed Accelerate Dental Revenue Workshop on May 9-10, 2024, at the beloved “Crossroads of America,” Indianapolis. Vyne Dental: Accelerate “The first Accelerate workshop was such a success that we knew it needed to become a recurring event for dental billers, who have had few in-perso

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Invest For the Future – or FOMO?

Dentistry Gone Digital

Treating your savings as another “must pay” bill is more likely to set you up for long-term success, but still allows you to enjoy life along the way. By: Todd Doobrow, CFP Let’s go ahead and get it out there – I don’t like budgets. The concept is great, but in reality, very few people stick to them. Why, you might ask? Let’s play out a quick scenario.

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How Much Does SEO Cost for a Plastic Surgery Practice?

Rosemont Review

In the digital landscape, your plastic surgery practice’s website needs to stand out from the rest and be visible to a wide audience. To achieve this goal, it is imperative to implement plastic surgery search engine optimization (SEO) strategies. By properly optimizing the pages on your site, you are more likely to see an increase in organic traffic, a rise in page rankings, and hopefully, more patients walking through your practice door.

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Effect of bar designs on peri implant tissues health in implant-supported removable prostheses: a systematic review

Dental News and Technology

BMC Oral Health volume 24 , Article number: 138 ( 2024 ) Abstract Different characteristics of bars (cross-sectional shape, diameter, distal extension etc.) lead to different biomechanical behavior (retention and stress) with implants and peri-implant tissues. Aim: To evaluate the impact of implant-supported removable prostheses bar designs in fully edentulous arch (in the maxilla and/or mandibula), with 4 implants or more, on the peri-implant soft and hard tissues.

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SDM Northcoast Announces New Data Sharing Agreements

Dentistry Today

SDM Northcoast is excited to announce the expansion of its dental data network! The company has signed new data-sharing agreements with additional dental product distributors and direct-selling dental product manufacturers. These new data relationships will result in expanded dental market data coverage for SDM Northcoast while maintaining accurate year-over-year comparisons for data analysis purposes.

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Why Do I Keep Having to Adjust the Anterior Teeth When Restoring?

Dentistry Gone Digital

By: Dr. Leonard A. Hess, DDS Clinical Director, The Dawson Academy The Article Originally Appeared on TheDawsonAcademy.com One of the main problems we see when we are restoring an anterior tooth that’s just recently chipped is that we always have to adjust occlusion. Whenever you see a chipped tooth you have to ask yourself why. Why is that chip there?

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New Mobile App Helps Improve Oral Care for Patients With Dementia

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

University of Iowa College of Dentistry and Dental Clinics research, sponsored by the Delta Dental Institute, reveals that a mobile application, Dental.Aging.Tips, significantly enhances caregivers’ abilities to provide oral hygiene care for individuals living with dementia. Led by Leonardo Marchini, DDS, MSD, PhD, and Sato Ashida, PhD, the study demonstrates a remarkable increase in caregivers’ knowledge, skills, and positive attitudes toward oral care, resulting in heightened confidence in the

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Evaluation of complications and quality of life of patient after surgical extraction of mandibular impacted third molar teeth

Dental News and Technology

BMC Oral Health volume 24 , Article number: 131 ( 2024 ) Abstract Background The aim of our study is to evaluate the postoperative complications after the extraction of impacted third molar teeth and to investigate the effects of these complications on the quality of life of patients. Methods Demographic, clinical, and radiological evaluations were conducted, covering factors like age, gender, and tooth position.

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Patterson Companies Elects Pamela Tomczik to Board of Directors

Dentistry Today

Patterson Companies announced that Pamela Tomczik has been elected to the Patterson Companies board of directors, effective February 2, 2024. Ms. Tomczik currently serves as senior vice president, treasurer, and corporate development of Target corporation, a general merchandise retailer with stores in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. Ms. Tomczik will serve on the board’s audit and finance committee.

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Benefits of Silver Diamine Fluoride as a Non-invasive Treatment for Dental Caries

Batchelor-Dentistry

Dental health is a crucial aspect of overall well-being, and the search for effective, non-invasive treatments for dental caries has led to the emergence of innovative solutions. One such breakthrough is Silver Diamine Fluoride (SDF) , a game-changer in preventive dentistry. In this article, we’ll explore the benefits of SDF and why it stands out as the non-invasive go-to treatment for dental caries.

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Ranking on Google Maps for Dentists: A Guide to Local SEO

My Social Practice

Why Is Google Maps Optimization Important? Dentists seeking an advantage in an increasingly competitive digital landscape know that having a robust online presence has become more of a necessity than a luxury. Visibility on Google Maps can influence patient acquisition and retention, making it a key factor in effective local SEO for dentists. A nice and conspicuous presence ensures that your practice is the first point of contact for patients in your area.

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Revitalizing Oral Health: A Case Study of Severe Periodontitis Management

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

The following case outlines the interprofessional steps taken to treat severe periodontitis and its associated systemic conditions. A 24-year old Hispanic woman presented to the graduate periodontics clinic at the University of Texas Health San Antonio School of Dentistry interested in comprehensive periodontal care (Figure 1 through Figure 10). She had uncontrolled type 2 diabetes and morbid obesity, yet no other comorbidities.

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DentaQuest Contributes $25,000 to University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry

Dentistry Today

DentaQuest announced a $25,000 contribution to the University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry. The donation supports the college’s Indigent Care Fund, providing dental care for patients unable to afford treatment, and the Community-Based Dental Education Fund, offering financial support to dental students during their required externship rotations in underserved communities.

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It’s 2024. Is Your Dental Website Up To Par?

Patient News

It’s one thing to have a visually appealing dental website you like. It’s another to have a great dental website that performs and converts. To set your practice up for success in 2024 and beyond, your website (and online presence) must hit all the (moving) targets to reach and attract new patients, build credibility, and engage visitors to maximize new.

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What Happens if You Don’t Floss Your Teeth

Broomfield Dentists / MountainAire

Flossing is an often-overlooked part of oral hygiene, yet dentists constantly emphasize its importance. Though it may seem like a minor addition to brushing, flossing plays a crucial role in maintaining a healthy mouth and overall well-being. This blog post explores the consequences if you don’t floss your teeth and provides insights on the best flossing techniques.

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Toothbrushing Is a Critical Step in Preventing Hospital-Acquired Pneumonia

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

This content is password protected. To view it please enter your password below: Password: The post Toothbrushing Is a Critical Step in Preventing Hospital-Acquired Pneumonia appeared first on Dimensions of Dental Hygiene | Magazine.

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Dental Lab Sets New Standard for Quality Patient Care

Dentistry Today

Today marks a historic shift in the dental lab industry as DGTL (Digital) proudly announces the launch of its network of digital-only dental labs, committed to producing the highest quality, affordable dental restorations —all exclusively manufactured in the United States. With a new innovative manufacturing process supported by digital technology and 3D manufacturing, DGTL is set to reshape the landscape of dental prosthetics by bringing the $3B+ in work that is currently made overseas back to

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Can I Get A New Smile In One Day With All-On-4® Dental Implants In Sterling, VA?

Perio Perio

Have a full arch of missing teeth that needs to get immediately replaced? Luckily, at a skilled and trusted periodontist’s practice, people can get a new smile in one day with All-On-4® dental implants in Sterling, VA. With All-On-4 dental implants, four dental implant posts are used to secure a full arch prosthesis in place with abutments. Interested to learn more about how people can get a new smile in one day with All-On-4 dental implants?

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Bruxism (Teeth Grinding): What It Is, Causes, and Treatment in Concord, NC

Modern Family Dental

Bruxism is a common dental condition that can manifest anytime, anywhere, during the day and at night. If left untreated, bruxism can lead to more complex dental issues such as jaw pain and tooth damage. Seeking professional help from a dentist can provide effective solutions to prevent further dental complications and improve your overall oral health.

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Enter to Win Our Sunstar Ebrief Giveaway!

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

This content is password protected. To view it please enter your password below: Password: The post Enter to Win Our Sunstar Ebrief Giveaway! appeared first on Dimensions of Dental Hygiene | Magazine.

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Millennium Dental Technologies to Award 100 LANAP Treatment Scholarships

Dentistry Today

Millennium Dental Technologies, Inc., the leader in dental laser-assisted regeneration (LAR) technology and innovative procedures, has officially kicked off Gum Disease Awareness Month with an annual pledge to provide complimentary LANAP treatment to approximately 100 patients suffering from moderate to severe periodontal disease. The LANAP protocol uses a laser fiber the width of three human hairs to treat gum disease more comfortably and with faster recovery compared with traditional surgery.

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Can Dental Implants Be Removed?

Hardin Dental

A bright, confident smile is a desire many share, and modern dental advancements have made it possible to achieve a stunning, natural-looking smile with dental implants. At Hardin Advanced Dentistry , we understand that patients may have questions about the permanence and flexibility of dental implants , including whether they can be removed if necessary.

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Learn Bud’s Simplified Layering Technique that Produces Reliable Results in Composite Bonding.

Denticle

The Center for Esthetic Excellence (CEE) has scheduled a Free virtual lecture entitled “The Three P’s of Composite: Potential, Predictability and Profitability” presented by Dr. Buddy Mopper, Wednesday, 10:00 a.m. — 2:00 p.m. CST, March 20, 2024 including an hour question and answer session following the presentation from 2:00 — 3:00. Dr. Mopper is a world-renowned pioneer of direct-resin bonding who has taught thousands of clinicians how to successfully incorporate direct resin bonding into the

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Britons Seek Dental Care Abroad Due to Failing System at Home

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

British citizens are increasingly seeking dental treatment abroad due to shortcomings in the United Kingdom’s (UK) dental healthcare system, according to Reuters. Facing a shortage of providers and limited access to affordable care, many Britons opt for treatment overseas, citing lower costs and better service. The National Health Service (NHS) struggles to meet demand, with millions unable to secure low-cost dental care.

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2024 VISION Summit: SprintRay to Unveil Cutting Edge BioMaterial Innovation Lab

Dentistry Today

SprintRay proudly announces its 2024 VISION Summit, a groundbreaking event highlighting the company’s significant strides in shaping the future of dental 3D printing. This summit will focus on innovative advancements in material science, a testament to the company’s commitment to continually revolutionizing the industry. SprintRay VISION Summit at Chicago Dental Society Midwinter Conference – February 22, 2024 Over the past two years, the dedicated team of chemists and engineer