2020

How and Why the Dental Profession is Pandemic Proof

Oral Health Group

2020 did not work out as any of us planned. So many had great expectations which quickly came to a grinding halt. The world changed and so has the way we do business. Some changes will become permanent.

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How to Get More Patient Referrals to Your Dental Practice

Delivering Wow

If there’s one thing every dental practice needs to grow, it’s patients in the chair. Some need more patients. Others need patients in need of higher-fee dentistry. And others need more fee-for-service patients.

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10 Tricks to Help Your Bookkeeper Streamline Your Dental Practice Accounting

Bookkeeping For Dentists

After recently speaking with a few clients about best practices working with Bookkeeping for Dentists, it occurred to me that these 'best practices' are also great ways to streamline your dental practice accounting when working with any accountant or bookkeeper. .

3 Essential Budget Practices for Dental Marketing

Clicc Media

Source Avoid Common Mistakes and Take These Smart Steps When Creating Your Marketing Budget A mindboggling low number of dental practices know their marketing budget. Those who do are ahead of the competition by simply treating their dental practices as they should, as a business.

The Leadership Lesson of 2020

Dental Peers

As we find ourselves in the final month of 2020, I am sure many of us would rather just turn the page to 2021 rather than look back on this crazy year. However, looking back can provide an incredible perspective. We learn what we did well so we can duplicate it.

The Components of an Effective Landing Page

Identity Dental

If you’re in the process of building ads for a service, event, or product, you’ll likely discover that ads that lead to pages designed to turn an interested viewer into a lead or customer are an important component of an effective campaign. Like any marketing component, the design and writing matter.

Online Reputation Management For Dental Practices

Carestack

Reputation is the face of any business, be it a greenhorn or a seasoned master. For a dental practice, reputation is the power to attract new clients and retain the existing clients providing them a constant sense of value and quality. This, in turn, means the business goes where its clients go.

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Diet Matters More than Brushing for Strong Teeth. Here’s Why.

Ask The Dentist

Ancient vs. modern diets. What’s missing? The role of saliva. Why is brushing important? Bottom line. Brush, floss, mouthwash, and go to the dentist. That’s what we’re often told is the “key” to oral health. If you want fewer cavities, just follow that prescription… Right?

3 tips to help dentists and hygienists work better together

Dr. Bicuspid

As October and National Dental Hygiene Month ends, Dr. David Rice, clinical editor for DrBicuspid.com , discusses how dentists and hygienists can form a closer working relationship that will benefit patients and the practice's bottom line.

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Healthcare Marketing Predictions: A bold Guide to Crushing 2021

Med Rank Interactive

With a new year on the horizon, it is time for healthcare practices to review their marketing strategies and set goals for 2021. As is custom, the healthcare industry’s performance in 2020 creates the backdrop for 2021 expectations. .

5 Common Mistakes Dental Practices Should Avoid

Oral Health Group

Running a dental practice isn’t all about how good you are at performing a wide array of dental procedures.

3 Ways to Train Your Dental Team to Collect Payments Well

Delivering Wow

While a dental practice is a business, dental school doesn’t teach us much about collecting payments and managing operations. That’s what continuing education is for. And that’s what Delivering WOW is here for, too.

Ingenious dental practice payroll tools that save dentists time and money.

Bookkeeping For Dentists

You wear many hats in your dental practice, and you don't always have the time to deal with the learning curve of trying new things.

Do You Have These Quality Backlinks For Your Dental Website?

Clicc Media

Link Building Tips For Dentist When jump-starting your link building campaign, always remember that “quality” is more important than “quantity” At Clicc Media Inc, we always suggest that you first acquire high quality local directories to help your dental practice begin to rank locally.

Fear: It May Be a GREAT Motivator…But it Seldom Motivates You Toward Greatness!

Dental Peers

We see it in our daily news coverage…particularly now! We see it in many of our regular, commercial advertisements to purchase this product or that service or something bad will happen. We see it in our daily news coverage…particularly now! .

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Don’t Let Covid Kill Your Morale

Identity Dental

Author: Grace Rizza, CEO, Identity Dental Marketing We’ve been in this new “Covid World” now for many months. Whether your business has been in high-demand or you’re struggling to stay operational, you’ve likely been affected.

A Complete Guide To Teledentistry: The Future of Virtual Dental Care

Carestack

For more than 10 years, Teledentistry has been used by many dentists across the world to spread out the accessibility of their dental practices, reducing the oral health disparities between urban and rural communities.

How differences can come together under the dentist’s leadership

Dentistry Gone Digital

For nearly a decade, I have believed in the power of “Together We Rise.” ” That’s why it has been the mantra of IgniteDDS when it first created, and IgniteDA when it came along later. But what does that really mean? How can we really work together?

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Fluoride For Kids & Cavities: The Myths & The Science [Parent’s Guide]

Ask The Dentist

Recent fluoride news. Fluoride sources. Does it prevent cavities? In toothpaste vs. water. Varnish pros & cons. Questions to discuss with your dentist. Fluoride toxicity. Fluoride myths. Bottom line. You don’t need fluoride in your toothpaste, or in your water, or in your mouthwash.

5 consultants share their best practice management tips to end 2020

Dr. Bicuspid

In the first of a continuing series to end the year, we asked five dental practice management consultants for their best pieces of advice for dentists and dental practices heading into 2021. Here is what they shared with us.

Untied for The Win

Queen of Dental Hygiene

I know this is the Queen of Dental Hygiene, but as the daughter of the Queen of Dental Hygiene, and very loyal editor of the blog, and August being National Breastfeeding month , I’m taking a liberty to tell you my breastfeeding story. And never fear – there is absolutely a tie-in!

Treating Patients with Dental Phobias

Oral Health Group

So many suffer from dental phobias and the anxiety they suffer with can be a huge barrier to care. Some may go years without seeing a dental hygienist or a dentist.

How to Discuss a Treatment Plan With Your Patients

Delivering Wow

One of the highest-impact changes we can make in our dental practices is improving the way we discuss treatment plans with our patients. If we present treatment plans well, more patients will say yes to our treatment plans and get the care they need.

How to master these seven dental key performance indicators

Bookkeeping For Dentists

There are so many dental practice key performance indicators floating around, it probably makes your head spin.

Carestream Dental Announces New Integration with exocad Smile Creator

Dental News and Technology

ATLANTA— Carestream Dental is empowering practitioners to plan an ideal smile from a digital impression thanks to a preferred partnership with exocad Smile Creator, a state-of-the-art smile solution that’s now integrated into the Carestream Dental’s product portfolio.

Dentistry in the Second Wave

Dental Peers

Looking back to the glorious month of August, it was not just the wonderful summer weather we were enjoying. We were also enjoying the easing of restrictions as Covid numbers appeared to be on the decline. Yes…we heard the warning calls about the potential for a second wave.

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How Long Does It Take To Rank on Google?

Clicc Media

The post How Long Does It Take To Rank on Google? appeared first on Clicc Media Inc. Dentist Marketing SEO

A Complete Guide To Teledentistry: The Future of Virtual Dental Care

Carestack

For more than 10 years, Teledentistry has been used by many dentists across the world to spread out the accessibility of their dental practices, reducing the oral health disparities between urban and rural communities.

Using science, common sense, and communication to bust those dental myths

Dentistry Gone Digital

You know the funny thing about myths? Often, if you use your brain and think about them for a few minutes, you’ll figure out exactly why they’re called myths and not facts. Dental myths have been running rampant in our society since COVID-19 burst onto the scene.

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Mercury Fillings Dangers, Who Is At Risk & Removal Checklist

Ask The Dentist

Are they still used? How much mercury they contain. 34 dangers. Why are they still used? Health agency positions. Who is at risk? Should you have them removed? Mercury fillings are used to fill cavities. They are made up of various metals, but typically contain 50% mercury by weight.

The top 7 reasons dental insurance claims are rejected

Dr. Bicuspid

Now more than ever, it is important to submit complete and correct insurance claims, writes Steve Roberts. In this article, he provides seven common reasons why your dental practice's claims might be getting rejected and some steps you can take to expedite approval and payment.

Tooth Decay: Hard Facts About Soft Teeth

Queen of Dental Hygiene

Moms are incredible. Moms want answers to help their children be healthy. When they do not know where to turn, they turn to the internet. In this case, Facebook.

The Leadership Lesson of 2020

Oral Health Group

As we find ourselves in the final month of 2020, I am sure many of us would rather just turn the page to 2021 rather than look back on this crazy year. However, looking back can provide an incredible perspective. … The post The Leadership Lesson of 2020 appeared first on Oral Health Group.

How Much Should I Pay My Dental Team?

Delivering Wow

I don’t mean to brag, but I’ve helped thousands of dentists increase their revenue, grow their practice, and turn their practice into the practice of their dreams.

Five efficient methods to streamline paying bills in your dental practice.

Bookkeeping For Dentists

We have dental practices from 500k in revenue to 8 million in revenue that manually write 2 to 3 checks per year. It keeps the books clean and transparent along with the cash flow consistently accurate.

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The clinical implications of platelet-rich fibrin on periodontal regeneration: A systematic review

Dental News and Technology

The Saudi Dental Journal Available online 9 December 2020 In Press, Uncorrected Proof What are Uncorrected Proof articles?

Building Your Basics: Building Your Confidence

Dental Peers

Turning the page on August was particularly challenging this year. Let’s face it, as much as we cannot wait to see the end of 2020, the ease with which we enjoyed outdoor time during the summer was also a tremendous source of comfort. Fall and the coming winter are bringing higher levels of anxiety this year. Parents are wondering how reopening schools will work. We want our kids back in school and enjoying time with their friends. But will this lead or contribute to the dreaded second wave?

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