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A dentist and his assitant
May 11, 2019, 12:31 PM
Dental assistants are very important to the success of a dental practice. There is a lot more to being a dental assistant than simply cleaning instruments and assisting the dentist. A dental assistant is the buffer between…
Stressed Dentist
Apr 23, 2019, 6:53 PM
It’s common for dentists to use words like “stressed” and “overwhelmed” when describing their lives. If this sounds like you, rest assured that you’re not alone. In fact, most dentists are stressed and of these dentists,…
Dental practice management
Apr 10, 2019, 9:00 PM
No-shows at your dental practice are not only annoying but become costly to your business. Of course, we know that things happen and there will be no-shows from time-to-time, but you need to ask yourself what is an acceptable…
Dental practice management and marketing
Mar 29, 2019, 8:32 PM
In order for your dental practice to run smoothly, it’s important for you to pay attention to the little things. There are a few vital factors to keep in mind when running your practice, and many dentists have a habit of…
Dental SEO & Keywords
Mar 12, 2019, 7:07 PM
As a business owner and dentist, once you discover the importance of dental SEO (search engine optimization) and the link to keywords, there’s a possibility that you will begin to overthink keyword ranking. Some dentists may…
Content marketing for dentists
Feb 27, 2019, 10:02 PM
Content Marketing is nothing new. In recent year content marketing has been branded with a new flashy term that has gained much attention. Why? Because successful SEO and SEM campaigns will focus on the content you provide…
Dental blogging, blog for dentists
Feb 27, 2019, 6:25 PM
There are many reasons why having a blog on your dental website is a good idea. Blogs help keep your dental patients engaged, are important to your digital footprint, and help to drive new patients to your dental website.
Dental community envolvement
Feb 11, 2019, 6:20 PM
To keep your dental practice successful and profitable, it’s vital to be bringing in new patients, retaining your current patients, and increasing your online presence to boost awareness of your office in your community. If…
Presenting treatment options to dental patients
Jan 28, 2019, 6:14 PM
As a dentist, it’s important that you’re aware of how treatment options are being presented to your patients. You should also be kept informed of how many of your patients are scheduling appointments for the procedures that…
Bonding With Dental Patients
Jan 14, 2019, 6:11 PM
Even if your dental office provides the highest quality dental care, it’s still vital that you know how to properly communicate and bond with your dental patients. Visiting the dentist’s office can be very stressful for most…
Google Plus News, Google Plus going away
Dec 31, 2018, 6:07 PM
Google has announced that, due to a security vulnerability, the company will be shutting down Google Plus. Google Plus was Google’s mostly-unsuccessful answer to social networking. In March of this year, a security…
How to deliver bad news to dental patients
Dec 24, 2018, 6:04 PM
One of the difficult parts of being a dentist is delivering bad news to your dental patients. In many situations, and depending on the type of dental practice you run, you may have to deliver bad news weekly or even daily.…
Dental practice start-up
Dec 6, 2018, 5:57 PM
Whether you’re deciding to build a dental practice from scratch, add a second location, or purchase an existing practice, you can’t underestimate the importance of location. Making sure to do research beforehand can help to…
Dental payroll
Nov 12, 2018, 5:54 PM
As a dentist running your own dental practice, you know that payroll is one of the crucial parts of maintaining a smooth operation. If your payroll system is ineffective, it will decrease morale, causing frustration among…
Responding to negative dental reviews
Oct 22, 2018, 5:34 PM
As many as 85% of your potential dental patients will do online research about dental practices before scheduling an appointment. This means that the online reviews of your dental practice will have a huge influence on…
Start a dental practice
Oct 8, 2018, 5:28 PM
Whether you’re a new dentist looking to start a practice or a seasoned dentist trying to find a little more independence, there are lots of great benefits to purchasing an existing practice. Any major career move can cause…
Dental office meeting
Sep 24, 2018, 11:47 PM
If it seems like the day-to-day operations of your dental practice are chaotic and unpredictable, it could be a problem with how your morning huddles are being conducted. Many dentists underestimate the value of holding…
Dental patient reactivation
Sep 10, 2018, 5:24 PM
Reactivating inactive patients either because of follow-up care or unscheduled treatment tends to get pushed to the back-burner by your front desk staff. This is because the day-to-day issues in the office seem more pressing.…
Dental accounts receivable
Aug 6, 2018, 11:41 PM
As a dentist, your primary concern is providing your patients with quality dental care and excellent customer service. However, you also need to be aware of the business side of your dental practice as well, including your…
Dental patient
Jul 9, 2018, 11:38 PM
If even around 1% of your patients cancel their appointments at the last minute or just neglect to show up at all, your dental practice is losing money and time. If you find that this is common at your office, it’s important…
Dental content marketing
Jun 11, 2018, 11:34 PM
People have started to rely on the Internet to tell them the exact information they’re looking for at the exact time they need to know it. The Internet has also transformed the way people find and schedule appointments with…
Pay per click for dentists, dental pay per click
Jun 11, 2018, 11:28 PM
Many dentists are wary of trying Pay-Per-Click (PPC) advertising to increase new patient flow or to advertise a specific procedure offered at their dental practice. Almost all of the reasons why dentists are hesitant to…
Dental practice relocation
May 28, 2018, 11:17 PM
Choosing to relocate your dental practice can be a tough and emotional decision. You’ll find that there are many key factors involved, which include demographic, administrative, operational, and geographic considerations. The…
Productive dental staff meeting
May 7, 2018, 11:13 PM
If you’re not running successful and effective staff meetings, you may be unknowingly causing harm to your dental practice. You should be holding weekly staff meetings and daily huddles. These should consist of updating your…
Retaining dental patients
Apr 23, 2018, 11:10 PM
It would be great for every dental practice to have the ability to hire an amazing staff and to keep them all until the day you retire! This is probably not realistic, but there are certain things you can do to improve the…