Specialist referrals take time and commitment
February 2, 2016 -- As you start prepping a tooth for a crown, it fractures at the gumline. This has probably happened to you or someone you know. As Corinne Jameson-Kuehl, RDH, writes, this is one of many examples where a successful relationship with a specialist makes everyone's practice better.
Orthodontist ranks as top job in 2016
January 27, 2016 -- The best job in the U.S. in 2016 is being an orthodontist, according to U.S. News & World Report. Dentists, who led the list in 2015, came in second.
DrBicuspid.com announces the 2015 Dental Excellence Award winners
January 26, 2016 -- DrBicuspid.com is pleased to announce the winners of the 2015 Dental Excellence Awards. Awards will be handed out at the Chicago Dental Society Midwinter Meeting in February.
AACD survey reports high revenue per cosmetic visit
January 22, 2016 -- More than a quarter of responding dentists reported making $2,500 or more each time a patient comes to the office for a cosmetic procedure in a new American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) survey.
New app encourages orthodontic compliance
January 19, 2016 -- An app for iPhones and iPads to help younger orthodontic patients with their braces treatment, Snap Smile Share, is now available from the iTunes App Store.
AACD seeks Evy award nominations
January 4, 2016 -- The American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) is seeking nominations for its annual Celebration of Excellence Awards, also known as the Evy.
ACP releases guidelines on dental restorations
December 29, 2015 -- The American College of Prosthodontists (ACP) has released clinical practice guidelines in the Journal of Prosthodontics for patients with dental restorations.
DrBicuspid.com Dental Excellence Awards 2015 finalists
December 17, 2015 -- DrBicuspid.com is pleased to announce the finalists chosen by our readers in the 2015 Dental Excellence Awards. We want to thank the hundreds of readers who participated in the voting.
Atlanta to get orthodontic residency program in 2016
December 9, 2015 -- The Georgia School of Orthodontics plans to open an orthodontic residency program in Atlanta in 2016.
What's trending? Our patients
December 8, 2015 -- Dr. Tom Cockerell Jr. of Dental Symphony writes about ways in which you and your staff can think about the software used in your practice. In this column, he focuses on what would be included in the next generation of sophisticated software.
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