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Along with March Mayhem, we bring you the best content. I'm just back from Boston where the International Association for Dental Research held its 2015 General Session. We'll continue our coverage of the clinical presentations throughout the week. Now, let's shift to our current content.
Most dental practices have websites these days, but many of them fail to take advantage of their potential for attracting new patients. The impression your website creates will probably make the difference between receiving a call for an appointment and never hearing from a prospective patient, according to Dr. Roger P. Levin.
In her latest column, Dr. Lisa Knowles asks a necessary question: Is what got you into and through dental school working for your practice? Are you focused on winning or on influencing? She eloquently advocates for taking a step back to better serve your patients and work with your team.
How does a restaurant not serving coffee impart a lesson for your practice? In their column, the Madow Brothers offer some advice on how to keep your customers happy and grow your business.
Finally, in a Second Opinion piece, well-known practice valuation experts come together to offer their thoughts on what the correct valuation and opportunity is for a dentist considering selling his or her practice. Read more here.