How profitable are your associate dentists? Part 4 -- Expenses October 29, 2014 -- Consultant Thomas Climo, PhD, and Jill Nesbitt, MBA, continue their series of examining how to measure the productivity and determine the profitability of each provider in your practice. This time the focus is on allocating the expenses based on production.
Comfort Dental continues Christmas Eve Care Day tradition October 28, 2014 -- Comfort Dental will host its 31st annual Care Day on Wednesday, December 24, 2014, offering free dental care to those in need. All Comfort Dental general dentistry offices throughout 12 states will participate.
BasicBites scores NY Islanders agreement October 27, 2014 -- Ortek Therapeutics announced that its BasicBites product has become the official oral care product of the New York Islanders National Hockey League team.
ADA offers new online practice management courses October 24, 2014 -- The ADA's Center for Professional Success is offering a new online Executive Program in Dental Practice Management, consisting of six 10-hour courses in which dentists can learn about financial management, enhancing marketing strategies, practicing amid increased regulation, and other topics.
Zimmer reports net sales up in Q3 October 24, 2014 -- Zimmer Holdings has reported the financial results for its fiscal third quarter and first nine months of 2014, with increased net sales for both periods.
FTC, Texas business groups oppose new DSO rules October 17, 2014 -- The U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and Texas business groups are urging the rejection of new rules by the state dental board regarding dental service organizations (DSOs), saying they would restrict dentists' ability to contract with DSOs.