Dentistry could use a makeover June 15, 2009 -- At a recent Red Sox game, the American Academy of Dermatology ran a public service announcement about the importance of sunscreen in the fight against skin cancer. It's time for the dental community to start promoting oral health in much the same way.
Dos and don'ts for growing your practice in this economy June 5, 2009 -- In this tight economy, dentists are looking near and far for ways to grow their practices, but the best source for practice growth is often your current patients. Their friends and family members can become your new patients by following these Practice Success Dos and Don'ts. Discuss
Get more patients to say 'yes' to cosmetic treatment June 5, 2009 -- In a slow economy, some dentists may be tempted to present fewer elective cases. Don't make this mistake! Give every patient the opportunity to say "yes" to a more beautiful smile. Use these Practice Success Dos and Don'ts to boost elective treatment. Discuss
Occlusion debate begs education question May 29, 2009 -- One the most heated debates in dentistry today is neuromuscular dentistry versus centric relation and centric occlusion. It's up to dental professionals to make sure they know all the facts. Discuss
Peer-reviewed journals vs. blogs May 19, 2009 -- One validates scientific claims, the other offers opinions and stimulates debate. When used properly, both are important elements of modern dental research and discussion, argues Dr. Allan Farman. Discuss