Achieving profits, growth, and peace of mind in your practice
December 16, 2021 -- Knowing your numbers can help you grow your practice and make day-to-day dentistry manageable and profitable. Three experts discuss how in this special webinar featuring practice management and financial leaders. Read More
Dental Practice Made Simple: Building and using dashboards
December 15, 2021 -- The dashboards in software programs can give you a lot of useful numbers, ratios, and percentages. But the problem with dashboards is that you actually have to look at them, Dr. Roger P. Levin notes in the latest episode of Dental Practice Made Simple. Read More
Dental Practice Made Simple: Tracking key numbers
December 8, 2021 -- Dentists can reference many key performance indicators to gauge the success of a practice, but only four are key numbers, according to Dr. Roger P. Levin. He details why he recommends focusing on production, revenue/collections, new patients, and cash in the latest episode of Dental Practice Made Simple. Read More
Dental Dose: The one supplement proven to work -- in weird ways
December 3, 2021 -- There's one dietary supplement that's proved to be medically effective but also to cause drug interactions and weird side effects. Tom Viola, RPh, explains what you need to know about St. John's wort in the latest episode of Dental Dose. Read More
Dental Practice Made Simple: Staff longevity
December 1, 2021 -- Staffing will be the No. 1 challenge facing dentistry for the next five to 10 years, explains Dr. Roger P. Levin in the latest episode of Dental Practice Made Simple. One of the simplest ways to address that shortage is to keep the staff you already have. Read More
Dental Practice Made Simple: Proper coding
November 24, 2021 -- Dr. Roger P. Levin recently got a call from a client who was concerned he was being underpaid based on the codes he was using for dental insurance claims. Levin passes along the advice he gave the dentist in the latest episode of Dental Practice Made Simple. Read More
Technology Focus: This free app does periodontal staging, grading
November 19, 2021 -- OraPharma's new -- and free -- MyPerioHealth app takes the guesswork out of periodontal staging and grading. Dr. Richard Nagelberg shows off the app, which follows the American Academy of Periodontology guidelines, in the latest episode of Technology Focus. Read More
Dental Practice Made Simple: Delegate to win
November 17, 2021 -- If you're a dentist and you want to make your life easier, there's one thing you need to do: delegate, advises Dr. Roger P. Levin in the latest episode of Dental Practice Made Simple. Read More
3 major trends discussed at the 2021 DTA meeting
November 12, 2021 -- SAN DIEGO - Dentistry's movers and shakers came together in San Diego to discuss the present and future of dentistry at the 2021 Dental Trade Alliance (DTA) meeting. The conversation focused on major industry trends, including pandemic recovery, Medicare, and dental service organizations. Read More
Dental Dose: The hidden risk of opioids with acetaminophen
November 12, 2021 -- Acetaminophen is one of the safest drugs in dentistry. Opioids are among the riskiest. Put them together, and you have an effective pain reliever that comes with one side effect you may not think about. Tom Viola, RPh, shares what you need to know in the latest episode of Dental Dose. Read More