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The latest hourly and annual salary numbers for dentists and dental assistants
The latest hourly and annual salary numbers for dentists and dental assistantsLooking at the most recent data from the US Bureau of Labor Statistics – and what it means to you.
Good news for dentists: Americans want to see you more
Good news for dentists: Americans want to see you moreA new survey finds over 40 percent of U.S. adults say they don't go to the dentist as often as they'd like compared to other health practitioners
Are dental loupes improving or worsening your neck health?
Are dental loupes improving or worsening your neck health?Selecting the correct loupes can make a big difference for your health.
Announcing Dental Product Report's Top 25 Women in Dentistry for 2016
Announcing Dental Product Report's Top 25 Women in Dentistry for 2016Now in its seventh year of recognizing extraordinary females throughout the dental industry, Dental Products Report is excited to announce the Top 25 Women in Dentistry for 2016.
Demystifying pain among women in dentistry
Demystifying pain among women in dentistryThe percentage of women pulling up chairside in the operatory is increasing. And studies show that women in dentistry experience a higher frequency and severity of pain than their male counterparts, with the thumbs, hands, hips, neck, and shoulder being particularly problematic.
More on how a Colorado hygienist opened her own clinic
More on how a Colorado hygienist opened her own clinicWhen we talked to Jankee Bhatt, RDH, BS, last fall, she had just opened her dental clinic in downtown Denver and was looking to grow her business. The savvy hygienist has done just that.
Dear Coach: Advice for a dentist who feels exhausted every day
Dear Coach: Advice for a dentist who feels exhausted every dayA dentist is worried that he doesn't have the time to chat and listen to every patient. A practice management coach offers some advice on how to deal with the situation.
Dental assistant advice: What to do when you believe the dentist is negligent
Dental assistant advice: What to do when you believe the dentist is negligentThe author says a dental assistant needs to ask if this is something truly that needs to be addressed. If so, then it’s his or her duty to see it through.
Survey says: How dental assistants really feel about their dentists
Survey says: How dental assistants really feel about their dentistsThe answers from dental assistants were anonymous and honest. They were also very telling about what some of the biggest problems dental practices are facing internally on a daily basis.
The biggest mistakes dentists make: Not staying physically active
The biggest mistakes dentists make: Not staying physically activeDr. Roger Levin has personally spoken to numerous dentists who want to retire because they are exhausted, not because they’ve stopped enjoying dentistry. That's one of the problems with being out of shape.