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Boosting Patient Volume at Your Practice

Carestack

Successful practice production depends on patient volume and your ability to convince patients to accept dental treatments. Everything that happens inside your practice, namely the quality of your clinical operations, is directly within your control.

Twitter Can be Useful for Dental Education

Dr. Bicuspid

Twitter can be useful for dental education, according to a review published in the Journal of Dental Education. The social media network's open access platform, limited advertisements, and free registration make it an appealing tool for students' interactive learning, the authors wrote.

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What Makes Dentistry "Worth It?"

The Big Brush

Whether dentistry is “worth it” as a career path is something only an individual can decide. If it's what you want to pursue, and you're ready for all the work and effort it takes to get there, it can be a very rewarding option. Dental Practice Business Tips

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How To Make Your Dental Clinic Website Visible On Google

Oral Health Group

Did you know there are over 10,000 dentist employers in Canada? And how many specialists are employed there? How many are going to graduate and build their careers?

Pamela Maragliano-Muniz, DDS named Chief Editor of Dental Economics

Dental News and Technology

Congratulations to my friend Pam ! June 4, 2021 The Endeavor Business Media Dental Group is pleased to announce that effective July 1, 2021 , Dr. Pamela Maragliano-Muniz will be the new Chief Editor of the Dental Economics family of publications.

Dental Dose: Why lidocaine is the golden child of dentistry

Dr. Bicuspid

Everybody loves lidocaine. It is a great anesthetic agent. It has so many advantages that it's hard to keep track of them all. But should lidocaine be held in as high regard as it is? Tom Viola, RPh, breaks it down in the latest episode of Dental Dose.

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How to Put on a Successful Webinar

Identity Dental

Webinars are online seminars that allow for intimate, live interaction between the presenter and an audience anywhere in the world: No hotels or plane tickets, no crazy logistics, no hefty registration fees. What an easy way to build a brand and a reputation.

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What people have told us about NHS dentistry

Dental News and Technology

Read the entire report here is the link [link] Background Dentistry is a recurring issue for Healthwatch since it was set up in 2013.

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Higher doses of radiotherapy in kids linked to oral complications

Dr. Bicuspid

Childhood head and neck cancer survivors who undergo higher doses of radiation therapy face greater risks of developing salivary and dental complications, according to a review published May 29 in the International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics.

How to Treat a Topical Cavity

Ask The Dentist

There are many factors that can attribute to cavities, many of which, play an important role in the management of oral hygiene. In today’s episode, Dr. B goes dives into an explanation behind the factors that need to be addressed when taking oral care into consideration.

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The mental effects of ‘gunner’ culture

ASDA Blog

In dental school, we are often surrounded by ambitious and driven students, who are often called “gunners.” ” Gunners seek success, can be competitive and may act on self-interest without thinking of their fellow classmates.

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Study of UK dental professionals reveals extent of occupational risk of SARS-CoV-2 infection

Dental News and Technology

A University of Birmingham-led study of over a thousand dental professionals has shown their increased occupational risk of SARS-CoV-2 infection during the first wave of the pandemic in the UK.

Antibody study shows higher COVID-19 risk for dental teams

Dr. Bicuspid

Dental professionals in the U.K. had an increased risk of contracting COVID-19 during the pandemic's first wave, according to a study published on June 3 in the Journal of Dental Research.

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US to Donate First Shipment of 25 Million COVID-19 Vaccines to Countries in Need

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

With demand for COVID-19 vaccines in the United States leveling off, the US will donate 80 million doses to countries struggling to vaccinate their residents.

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7 Tips for Better Dental Handpiece Maintenance

Off the Cusp

Off the Cusp - Patterson Dental blog. Share. Tweet. Share. Dental handpieces are hard-working tools with very delicate internal parts, which is why proper ongoing maintenance can make for the best possible performance and longevity.

exocad Announces Participation In Yankee Dental Congress "Dentalpalooza" Outdoor Event In Boston

Dental News and Technology

exocad experts to offer live demos of latest software releases WOBURN, Mass. and DARMSTADT, Germany, June 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- exocad America, Inc., an Align Technology, Inc.

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Adults remember losing baby teeth fondly

Dr. Bicuspid

For nearly 40% of adults, losing a baby tooth is their earliest dental memory -- and an event many remember fondly. The findings come from a survey released on May 26 by online market research platform DentaVox.

5 Things Your Dental Website MUST Have

My Social Practice

Your dental website is an integral part of your online presence and dental marketing efforts. Here’s how you can ensure it makes the right impression.

UK Study Finds Oral Health Professionals at Greater Risk for COVID-19

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

Carestream Dental Proud to Announce Partnership with Leading Ladies in Dentistry

Dental News and Technology

This is the latest in Carestream Dental’s initiative to elevate women in oral healthcare ATLANTA— In its ongoing commitment to promote and support gender equality inside Carestream Dental and throughout the dental industry, Carestream Dental is pleased to have become the newest sponsor of Leading Ladies in Dentistry (LLD).

Poor oral health hides case of immunoglobulin G4-related disease

Dr. Bicuspid

A 38-year-old man was diagnosed with a rare case of immunoglobulin G4-related periodontitis after presenting with severely enlarged gums. The case was published on May 28 in BMC Oral Health. Read more on DrBicuspid.com Related Reading: WHO declares oral health a global health priority.

Emergency Room or Dentist? What to Know if You Experience a Dental Emergency

Broomfield Dentists / MountainAire

When an emergency happens, you need care — fast. However, with an injury to the mouth, it can be hard to know if you need to go to the emergency room or call your dentist.

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WHO Declares Oral Health a Global Health Priority

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

The World Health Organization (WHO) adopted a resolution that elevates oral health to a global health priority and calls for member states to ingrate oral health within national policies. The new resolution was adopted at the 74th World Health Assembly.

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Carestream Dental CEO Recognized as a Top Woman Leader in Healthcare Software

Dental News and Technology

ATLANTA— Carestream Dental is excited to announce its CEO, Lisa Ashby , has been recognized by The Healthcare Technology Report as one of the top 25 women leaders in healthcare software.

Dental Practice Made Simple: Reactivating patients

Dr. Bicuspid

Reactivating patients is the No. 1 factor for increasing practice production today, notes Dr. Roger P. Levin in the first episode of Dental Practice Made Simple. But what does that mean and how can you put reactivation into place?

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Leading Edge Technology with Apteryx XVWeb: Artificial Intelligence and Dental Imaging

Planet DDS

We invite artificial intelligence into our homes with Amazon’s Alexa, Roomba, and Netflix. We carry AI technology in our pockets, too. Our phones unlock using facial recognition technology and use AI to autocorrect our typing.

Colgate-Palmolive Will Travel to the International Space Station

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

Colgate-Palmolive will send an oral care experiment to the International Space Station (ISS) aboard SpaceX’s 22nd commercial resupply services mission scheduled to launch from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida. “We

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How Celine Dion Overcame Her Smile Obstacle

Cherokee Dental Professionals

For over three decades, Celine Dion has amazed audiences and fans with her powerful singing voice. Best known for her recording of "My Heart Will Go On," the theme song. Dental Procedures celebrity smiles crowns

AAE supports vital pulp therapy for mature teeth

Dr. Bicuspid

The American Association of Endodontists (AAE) supports vital pulp therapy as a treatment option for patients who have adult teeth with injured pulps and fully formed roots, according to a position statement released on May 24.

5+ Reasons Brand Matters & What You Should Do!

Patient News

The immeasurable impact of branding for a dental office Did you know that approximately 60% of consumers opt to buy from companies they recognize via marketing and advertising initiatives and are far less likely to invest in an unknown?

Change in CDC’s Mask Policy Did Not Cause a Rise in COVID-19 Cases

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

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5 Tips For A Healthier Smile

Creekview Dental

Proper oral care is an essential part of your daily routine, keeping your teeth and gums happy and healthy. The quality of your smile is a great indicator of your overall dental health, and something that you should be proud to show off to the world!

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Do's and don'ts for educating patients about oral health

Dr. Bicuspid

Your goal is to provide excellent care every day, but you should also always take the opportunity to educate patients about their oral health. In fact, you should make it part of your practice mission, advises Dr. Roger P. Levin.

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Is That Dreaded Difficult Patient On The Schedule Today?

Coaches Corner

You come into the office, see THAT NAME on the schedule, and all of the relaxation and fun immediately goes downhill. Well, it doesn’t have to! So here’s some post-holiday advice for dealing with difficult patients.

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ADA Launches New Research Journal

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

The American Dental Association has launched the new online research journal JADA Foundational Science. This cross-disciplinary, open-access journal will allow researchers in basic and applied sciences to make their work available to experts in clinical dentistry and medicine.

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Are Veneers Right for Me?

90210 Dentist

2 Minute Read: . Porcelain veneers have become more common in the media. It seems like everyone wants veneers to help them achieve a big, beautiful smile. However, they are not meant for everybody, and it is a big decision to make. .

The Productive Power of a Synchronized Dental Back-Office Workflow

Planet DDS

Synchronization is an appropriate description. It has big-time application to improving your dental practice back-office workflows. First, let’s clarify (for this discussion) who the back-office is.