Practice Management
Sun Life partners with Teledentistry.com
January 7, 2022 -- Sun Life U.S. has partnered with Teledentistry.com to bring members virtual access to dental providers at any time and in any location. Read More
Is AI ready to hit the big time in dentistry?
January 6, 2022 -- Is dentistry ready for artificial intelligence (AI)? Or rather, is AI ready to be applied to dentistry outside of academic and research settings? AI shows promise, but its use in dentistry still lags behind AI in clinical medicine, according to research published online January 3 in Dentistry Review. Read More
Doctor-to-doctor identify theft: Part 2 -- Stolen without consent
January 6, 2022 -- In this three-part series, Dr. Michael W. Davis explores the many facets of doctor-to-doctor identity theft. The second installment in the series addresses identity theft that occurs without the consent of the dentist. Read More
Dental Practice Made Simple: The daily business meeting
January 5, 2022 -- Is having a morning business meeting a waste of time? No, according to Dr. Roger P. Levin in the latest episode of Dental Practice Made Simple. In fact, having a morning meeting can save a practice time in the long run. Read More
Doctor-to-doctor identify theft: Part 1 -- Stolen with consent
January 5, 2022 -- In this three-part series, Dr. Michael W. Davis explores the many facets of doctor-to-doctor identity theft. The first installment in the series addresses identity theft that occurs with the consent of the dentist. Read More
Which U.S. states are best, worst for dental health?
January 4, 2022 -- Which U.S. state has the best dental health? Connecticut, according to a new survey published by national dental provider Express Dentist. The survey measured 25 key dental health indicators in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. Read More
Do's and don'ts for revenue
January 4, 2022 -- The overriding objective of every dental practice should be to increase practice revenue each year. If revenue is rising, this is a positive sign for the practice. If it's flat or declining, it means immediate action should be taken, according to Dr. Roger P. Levin. Read More
HPI: One-fourth of dentists raised fees in late 2021
January 4, 2022 -- A December poll conducted by the ADA Health Policy Institute (HPI) found that 25% of responding owner dentists had raised fees within the previous month as a financial sustainability measure. Read More
Report calls for renewed investment in oral healthcare
December 23, 2021 -- Oral healthcare needs to be prioritized and addressed, with renewed initiatives and investments in research that focus on oral healthcare equity, urged a commentary published on December 21 in the Lancet. The commentary accompanies the recently released update to the U.S. surgeon's general report on health. Read More
Vyne updates billing platform
December 23, 2021 -- Security health information provider Vyne Dental will make sweeping updates to its Vyne Trellis platform in 2022, the company announced. Read More
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Conferences
Rocky Mountain Dental Convention (RMDC)
January 20-22
Denver, Colorado United States
Thomas P. Hinman Dental Meeting
March 17-19
Atlanta, Georgia United States
Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) 2021
July 27-30
Orlando, Florida United States
SmileCon 2022
October 13-15
Houston, Texas United States