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Do's and don'ts for building lasting relationships with patients
June 10, 2019 -- Ideally, patients view their dentists and dental team as trusted experts who will maintain their oral health. However, with the pace of the world today, building relationships is more challenging than ever before. Patients appreciate it when practices take interest in them as individuals and will be more inclined to remain loyal to a doctor and team they know and respect, Dr. Roger P. Levin notes in his latest Practice Success tip. Read More
Tenn. dentist gets prison sentence for insurance fraud
June 10, 2019 -- A dentist from Murfreesboro, TN, has been sentenced to 33 months in jail for insurance fraud. Read More
Practice Rescue: Improve your recruiting process
June 7, 2019 -- When a team member leaves, too often the practice is left scrambling to fill the spot, which can lead to hiring the wrong person. Laura Barnes of Custom Dental Solutions walks you through steps to improve your recruiting process. Read More
Darby Dental announces partnership with software company
June 6, 2019 -- Darby Dental Supply has announced a partnership with technology company CareStack. Read More
3 reasons your hygiene production is down
June 5, 2019 -- You look at your schedule and see patients lined up for weeks, but when you are examining your practice's bottom line, you see that your hygiene department's production is down. Practice management consultant Sally McKenzie offers three reasons why this might be happening and steps you can take to fix it. Read More
Do's and don'ts for planning for a smooth retirement
June 3, 2019 -- Retirement planning is one of those subjects nobody wants to think about until it's too late. But the financial choices you make now can have a huge impact later, notes Dr. Roger P. Levin in his latest Practice Success tip. The better financial shape you can get in now, the smoother your journey will be going forward. Read More
CDC: Most older U.S. adults lack dental insurance
May 30, 2019 -- Less than 30% of U.S. adults 65 years and older had dental insurance in 2017, according to a new data brief released by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on May 29. The research looked at dental insurance status, economic status, and more. Read More
Tips for a green practice: Video interview with Dr. Lisa Knowles
May 30, 2019 -- When it comes to creating a green dental practice, it's all about the little things, according to Dr. Lisa Knowles. She spoke with DrBicuspid.com about sustainable dentistry at the California Dental Association's recent 2019 CDA Presents meeting in Anaheim, CA. Read More
CDA's supply marketplace expands to 47 states
May 29, 2019 -- The California Dental Association (CDA) subsidiary The Dentists Supply Company has announced that benefits will be available in every U.S. state except Alaska, Florida, and Hawaii as of June 1. Read More
Do's and don'ts for increasing case acceptance: Master case acceptance
May 28, 2019 -- Case acceptance is critical to practice success. Unfortunately, it's not easy. It takes time and effort. Highly successful offices have mastered case presentation, which contributes heavily to overall practice production and profit. Dr. Roger P. Levin offers some practical suggestions for increasing case acceptance in his latest Practice Success tip. Read More
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Conferences
Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) 2021
June 9-12
Austin, Texas United States
IADR/AADR/CADR General Session & Exhibition
July 21-24
Boston, Massachusetts United States
SmileCon 2021
October 10-13
Las Vegas, Nevada United States