ADSO names new president July 24, 2020 -- Emmet Scott, chief executive officer of Community Dental Partners/National Dental Partners, has been elected as the new president of the Association of Dental Support Organizations (ADSO).
Dental staff receiving full pay plummets by 60% April 17, 2020 -- The percentage of dental staff members receiving their full pay decreased by almost 60% in the past two weeks. New data from the ADA Health Policy Institute show that 11% of staff received full pay during the week of April 6, down from 27% two weeks prior. Discuss
One dental assistant's perspective of working for a DSO March 3, 2020 -- In this podcast, we talk to Judy Pacheco, a dental assistant who works for Aspen Dental in Massachusetts. We ask about some of the myths and questions that are out there about work conditions within a dental service organization (DSO) and why she chose to leave a general practice to work at Aspen. Discuss
Numbers show steep drop of dentists in solo practices February 27, 2020 -- The hemorrhaging of dentists from solo practice to dental service/support organizations (DSOs) doesn't appear to be stopping anytime soon. The number of dentists in solo practices has declined by 11% in the past 10 years, according to a new report from the ADA Health Policy Institute. Discuss