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.
How do you assess the profitability of associate dentists?
October 22, 2014 -- In this multipart series, Thomas Climo, PhD, and Jill Nesbitt examine a dental practice group and the profitability of its associate dentists. In this third part, they focus on two additional methods to measure the performance of associate dentists based on hours worked and collection.
Single-tooth implants and bridges market to hit $4.7B by 2019
October 22, 2014 -- The global single-tooth implants and dental bridges market will reach more than $4.7 billion by 2019, up from about $3.3 billion this year, according to a new report from Markets and Markets.
Henry Schein invests in Japanese dental supply company
October 20, 2014 -- Henry Schein has entered the Japanese market with an investment in Iwase Dental Supply.
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.
U.S. Supreme Court justices divided in teeth-whitening case
October 15, 2014 -- U.S. Supreme Court justices appeared divided during oral arguments on Tuesday in the closely watched North Carolina teeth-whitening case, with some concerned that the state dental board may be unfairly restricting competition.
How do you assess the performance of associate dentists?
October 15, 2014 -- In a multipart series, Thomas Climo, PhD, and Jill Nesbitt turn their analysis to an examination of a dental practice group and the profitability of its associate dentists. In this second part, they focus on how to measure the performance of associate dentists in a group practice.
Western Dental, UCSF team up for preventive strategies
October 15, 2014 -- Western Dental and the University of California, San Francisco has announced a first-of-its-kind research collaboration agreement.
Henry Schein, partners to donate $1M in equipment to combat Ebola
October 15, 2014 -- Henry Schein, together with supplier partners, announced it will donate more than $1 million in personal protective equipment to help prevent the spread of Ebola.