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. Discuss
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. Discuss
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.
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. Discuss
The personalized revolution is coming May 21, 2019 -- Personalized healthcare will change how dentists approach patient intake and treatment. Dr. Dennis Abbott spoke about the topic and its long-term impact at the California Dental Association's CDA Presents meeting in Anaheim, CA. Discuss
New products, services highlighted at 2019 CDA Presents May 21, 2019 -- California Dental Association's recently concluded 2019 CDA Presents meeting featured more than 550 exhibiting companies and thousands of attendees. As part of our continuing coverage, DrBicuspid.com offers a look at new products and services from Henry Schein, Benco Dental, Crest, and more. Discuss
4 ways to promote heart health at your office May 20, 2019 -- It's time for the dental office to be proactive about heart health, according to Karen Davis, RDH. Davis spoke about how dental teams can promote cardiovascular wellness at the 2019 California Dental Association's CDA Presents meeting in Anaheim, CA. Discuss
Do's and don'ts for change: Implement change effectively May 20, 2019 -- One of the challenges of a dental practice as a business is that there is very little time to identify and implement change. Whether it's revising the insurance code or revamping the entire new patient onboarding process, these changes have to occur while the practice is functioning at full speed. For success, you'll need to involve your team at every stage, notes Dr. Roger P. Levin. Discuss