Sat.Oct 16, 2021 - Fri.Oct 22, 2021

Net Promoter Score: How One Number Captures Potential Future Success

Best Online Marketing Companies for Dentists

If you’re looking for ways to attract new dental patients, you might be focusing on the number of patients coming in the door, but that’s not the only number you want to keep in mind. Now, think about companies you enjoy. What do you like about them? Is their customer service top-notch?

Uncovering the Truth About Dental Sealants

3M

The post Uncovering the Truth About Dental Sealants appeared first on 3M Dental Blog. EMEA (ONLY) Homepage Featured - EMEA Material Selection Tips & Tricks Prevention

83
Insiders

Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

How to Exceed Your Dental Patient’s Expectations

Planet DDS

From the moment a person becomes your patient, they have certain expectations of your practice. Depending on whether you meet, exceed, or fall short of their expectations will affect the patient’s impression of your practice.

5 Simple Ways You Know It’s Time To Update Your Website

Clicc Media

Don’t Miss Out on Conversions Because of an Out-of-Date Site It’s understandable for some business owners to stick to a basic, outdated website because it still provides relevant information and attracts conversions.

207
207

Vivos Therapeutics and Candid Announce Strategic Collaboration to Deliver A Comprehensive Sleep Apnea and Orthodontic Treatment Solution

Dental News and Technology

HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo., 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Vivos Therapeutics, Inc.

Woman loses vision in one eye due to tooth infection-induced cellulitis

Dr. Bicuspid

A 54-year-old woman lost vision in one eye after developing orbital cellulitis following a tooth extraction, according to a recent case report published in Advances in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Read more on DrBicuspid.com Related Reading: Dental x-rays may help diagnose bruxism.

5 tips for becoming a dental hygienist

Dentistry Gone Digital

By Valerie Yates, RDH. Deciding on a career path is no small feat. It can be a very confusing and exciting time in your life. Dental hygiene is a rewarding and in-demand career and may be the right fit for you. Here are five tips for becoming a dental hygienist. Shadow in a dental practice.

More Trending

Analysis of 100 Most-Viewed YouTube Toothbrushing Videos

Dental News and Technology

J Dent Hyg. 2021 Oct;95(5):32-40. Abstract Purpose: Parental education regarding the importance of toothbrushing and how to brush children's teeth is a key factor influencing pediatric oral health and You Tube videos have become a popular source of health information.

130
130

5 things to consider when buying used dental equipment

Dr. Bicuspid

Purchasing refurbished or used dental equipment has less guidance than purchasing brand new equipment. You may be worried about the item's history and why the seller has brought it into the market. Purchasing manager Ayat Huseen gives five tips to ensure you don't get a raw deal.

The educational journey: What it takes to become a dentist

Dentistry Gone Digital

The road to becoming a dentist can be long and challenging, but incredibly rewarding on so many levels. Having an idea of the roadmap of educational requirements can help you discern if this path is right for you, and to chart an efficient course on your educational journey. Prerequisites.

How to Create SEO & Patient Friendly Design for a Dental Clinic

Oral Health Group

In response to the development of telemedicine solutions and other innovative healthcare technologies, having a website for a dental clinic is a must.

SprintRay Announces Multi-Year Partnership with World's Fastest Man and Eight-Time Olympic Gold Medalist, Usain Bolt

Dental News and Technology

Dentists overprescribe opioids despite knowledge of alternatives

Dr. Bicuspid

Dentists continue to overprescribe opioids to their patients despite being aware of the effectiveness of nonopioid analgesics for managing dental pain, according to the results of a Georgetown University survey published on October 21 in the Journal of the American Dental Association.

130
130

ADA Releases Statement Regarding Ethics of Vaccination

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

The American Dental Association (ADA) Council on Ethics, Bylaws, and Judicial Affairs released a statement on October 20 regarding ethical questions surrounding COVID-19 vaccination.

83

Bringing Patients Back to Your Dental Office During the COVID-Era

Oral Health Group

We live in very uncertain times. With the spread of COVID-19 in late 2019 and throughout 2020, we are now all living in a world of variants.

Full Suite of Innovations from Carestream Dental Opens New Treatment Options for GPs, Takes Teams from Case Start to Finish Faster

Dental News and Technology

Full Suite of Innovations from Carestream Dental Opens New Treatment Options for GPs, Takes Teams from Case Start to Finish Faster LAS VEGAS— After a long stretch without trade shows, doctors and team members are excited to explore all the latest technology at ADA SmileCon 2021.

Second Opinion: Data needed now for dental Medicare plan

Dr. Bicuspid

Political lobbying around Medicare dental benefits misses one key point: Seniors need dental benefits now. In this Second Opinion piece, Dr. Margaret Scarlett writes why data collection is essential to creating an immediate program that works for Medicare beneficiaries and small business dentists.

130
130

Say It Isn’t So: New Mutation to Delta Variant May Pose Renewed COVID-19 Threat

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

Just as the world is looking forward to a continuing decline in COVID-19 cases and growing immunity, researchers in the United Kingdom have discovered a mutation to the Delta variant that may pose a renewed threat. The AY.4.2,

83

Simple Guide To Dental Local Search Marketing Services

My Social Practice

Dental local search marketing services are more important than ever to dental practices looking to grow their practice.

TePe introduces TePe Supreme™ – a sustainable toothbrushing option

Dental News and Technology

Following the introduction of TePe’s sustainable interdental brushes and speciality brushes, the TePe Supreme toothbrush is now relaunched as yet another step on TePe’s journey towards climate neutral product and packaging.

Can unbiased hiring help fix the pay gap?

Dr. Bicuspid

October 21 is Latina equal pay day -- the day when the average annual pay for Latina women working full-time equals what white, non-Hispanic men earned the year prior. To mark the event, we spoke with DentalPost CEO Tonya Lanthier, RDH, about pay gaps and the importance of diverse dental teams.

Study Suggests the Unvaccinated Will Continually Come Down With COVID-19

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

A study conducted by researchers at the Yale School of Public Health surmise that unvaccinated individuals will catch COVID-19 every 16 months to 17 months due to waning natural immunity.

83

3 Ways to Know When It’s Time to Get Cloud-Enabled Imaging Software

Planet DDS

It’s been a long year and a half of unknowns. Your dental practice is probably starting to get back into a good rhythm and routine. It’s humming along, and things are running reasonably smoothly. So, that means there’s no need to change anything, right?

How a Fully-Integrated CAD/CAM Solution Can Fuel Dental Practice Growth

Off the Cusp

Off the Cusp - Patterson Dental blog. Share. Tweet. Share. For the dentist, a fully-integrated CAD/CAM solution means a practice can perform a wide variety of procedures in a more accurate, fast and easy way.

Patients see the dentist less often after a hospital stay

Dr. Bicuspid

Patients are less likely to visit a dentist after a hospital stay, according to a study published in the Journal of the American Dental Association. They are slightly less likely to undergo certain types of dental procedures, including periodontic, endodontic, and oral surgery services.

FDA Approves Booster Shots for Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

While booster shots for the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine were approved by the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in September, the jury was still out on the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine.

83

Introducing New PBHS SEO Feature – www.evaluatemypractice.com

We Speak Dental

Introducing New PBHS SEO Feature – www.evaluatemypractice.com. Evaluate My Dental Website. Every dental practice wants their website to rank well. These days, we all know that landing at the top of page one of Google Search is the way to be found by your ideal patient.

The Importance of Ergonomics in Dentistry

Off the Cusp

Off the Cusp - Patterson Dental blog. Share. Tweet. Share. Hand fatigue is a serious issue. When workers carry out demanding, tedious or repetitive tasks, the muscles, nerves and tendons in their hands, wrists and arms are susceptible to strain.

65

Hygienists brace to battle dentists over practice laws

Dr. Bicuspid

This year, the Illinois Legislature considered measures to allow hygienists to clean the teeth of certain patients without a dentist. But when the Illinois State Dental Society met with key lawmakers, the proposals seemed doomed. The situation is indicative of legislative dynamics around the U.S.

COVID-19 and Alzheimer Disease Share a Genetic Link

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

New research recently published in Brain has found the risk for severe COVID-19 illness and Alzheimer disease share a similar immune reaction to viruses. This association lies in the oligoadenylate synthetase 1 gene, which raises the risk for Alzheimer disease and serious COVID-19 illness.

80

How to stay organized and HIPAA-compliant in clinic

ASDA Blog

Starting clinic in dental school is a refreshing change of pace for students. The excitement and anticipation of treating patients also comes with the responsibility of keeping track of everything you do.

Tax Benefits of Investing in Your Dental Practice

Off the Cusp

Off the Cusp - Patterson Dental blog. Share. Tweet. Share. The Code Section 179 election and Bonus Depreciation offer dental practices a great opportunity to maximize purchasing power. There are incentives created by the U.S.

Dental Practice Made Simple: How much cash do you need?

Dr. Bicuspid

Dental practices typically don't have to think about cash in the way they think about losing a team member or an unhappy patient. But having enough cash on hand can ensure the success and longevity of a practice, explains Dr. Roger P. Levin in the latest episode of Dental Practice Made Simple.

130
130

Do You Take My (Crappy) Insurance?

Coaches Corner

Do You Take My Crappy Insurance. One of the toughest telephone calls to handle is from a potential new patient who is “in network” or crappy insurance company that you don’t participate with. On this episode of The Fixers we give some advice on handling this situation properly.

Going from a $0 to $1M Dental Practice with 1 Front Desk Person

Best Online Marketing Companies for Dentists

If you are a startup dental practice, you have a world of possibilities ahead of you, along with potential roadblocks. Startups are the new kids on the block, offering a fresh face for dental needs in the community.

Put a Cap On it With Same Day Dental Crowns

Broomfield Dentists / MountainAire

A dental crown is a restoration that may be recommended when a tooth is moderate to severely damaged.

It's 'irresponsible' not to know your dentistry data

Dr. Bicuspid

Dentists must pay attention to key performance indicators such as production, overhead, and income, to name a few -- otherwise, they're operating blind, according to dental experts. In addition, they should check the data on a regular basis.

130
130