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How better dental office design can prolong your career
How better dental office design can prolong your careerNot being mindful of ergonomics can lead to an unwanted, early retirement.
How to connect with patients on an emotional level, Part 2
How to connect with patients on an emotional level, Part 2Concrete steps to help you improve your emotional intelligence.
A mysterious upper-back pain syndrome in dental professionals
A mysterious upper-back pain syndrome in dental professionalsScalene trigger points often fly under the radar of clinical treatment, but they can have serious consequences for dental professionals.
Dentist arrested after allegedly pulling patient’s tooth while riding a hoverboard
Dentist arrested after allegedly pulling patient’s tooth while riding a hoverboardAlaska dentist Seth Lookhart is facing 17 counts of fraud and ‘unlawful dental acts.’
How to connect with patients on an emotional level, Part 1
How to connect with patients on an emotional level, Part 1Your emotional connection with a patient can make or break a practice.
What you need to know about gum disease
What you need to know about gum diseasePreventing infection in your mouth is key to maintaining your overall health.
Backrests and your health: What does the research say?
Backrests and your health: What does the research say?Backrests are an important consideration when selecting an operator stool.
Study finds that certain type of children respond better to laughing gas
Study finds that certain type of children respond better to laughing gasIf a dentist could predict how a child is likely to respond to the usage of laughing gas, also known as nitrous oxide, the visit is more likely to be free of anxiety and fear.
The top 8 dental movies of ALL time
The top 8 dental movies of ALL timeIt’s Oscars season, which means it’s time to round up the best movies out there.
Are right angles... wrong?
Are right angles... wrong?For years, sitting with your hips at a 90-degree angle was thought to be ideal. But research suggests otherwise.