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Product Review: How The Wand All-Injection System makes the anesthesia process better for patients and dental staffOne patient and dental staff member tells us how The Wand from Aseptico saves both patients and team members from discomfort.
How to get the most out of your electric handpieceThinking about investing in electric handpieces for your practice? Here’s what you need to know from benefits to integration to maintenance.
Product Review: How KaVo's DIAGNOdent can benefit your patients and your practiceHygienist Shelley Rice RDH, GDH, tells us why she would recommend the DIAGNOdent caries detection tool to any practice.
This GP says he wouldn’t practice without the diagnostics with his NewTom VGiWith a long history of working with dental implants, Dr. Howard Golan knows the importance of using 3D imaging to acquire as much information as possible. And as an lawyer, he knows the legal importance for clinicians to take all the necessary steps to provide their patients with the best possible care.
How to predictably place anterior dental restorationsDiscover how Ivoclar Vivadent’s OptraSculpt Pad modeling instrument makes composite placement less time-consuming and more efficient.
How to know if you’re ready for implantsStill not sure if implants are right for your practice? Here are some key questions to consider:
How to simplify composite decisions [VIDEO]The first resin-based light cured dental composites were introduced in the 1970s. Since that time significant advancements have been realized in resin and filler technology, and today more than 70 different brands of composite exist on the market.
Quick Tip: How resilient attachment of an overdenture to implants can improve denture stabilityDr. Gary Johnson explains the best way he’s found to improve denture stability.
Featured Practice: Dr. Peter Haupers on how to build a foundation for successWorking with companies you trust is key to a successful dental practice. Dr. Peter Haupers shares how his relationship with Hu-Friedy helped shape his career more than 30 years ago, and how it’s still an important part of his practice today.
Dental Implant Guide: What you need to know about implant advancesWhether surgically placing or just restoring, many of you are getting more into implants. Here, we explain why and offer some tips to help ensure you’re successful.
A look behind the scenes of SDI's Riva Bond LCLyn Chau, SDI’s Scientific Affairs Manager, tells us about the development process behind Riva Bond LC and what this adhesive can do for your practice.
How to talk with patients about dental implantsMany patients may be leery of implants, or simply not aware they’re candidates. Here’s a few questions they should ask themselves to find out if implants might be a treatment option, and questions you can use to get the conversation started:
5 reasons to incorporate SciCan USA’s E-Statis Advantage Electric Handpiece System into your practiceThis user-friendly electric handpiece system features a compact design and customizable settings.
Quick Tip: Why utilizing the entire implant team maximizes successEven though it’s a tried and true protocol, all too often restorative dentists skip the implant triad—the surgeon, the restoring doctor and the technician—when it comes to case planning.
Quick Tip: How implants can be a source of increased profitability for the dental practiceThis tip helps you incorporate and grow your implant cases using patient-specific, CAD/CAM abutments. Implant dentistry continues to be the fastest growing therapy of choice of dental professionals and patients alike.
Dr. Brent Harris: How the E4D Dentist System has given me new confidence and skills“By integrating CAD/CAM dentistry with implants, I’ve achieved a new skill set and a fresh perspective.”
Product Review: How DenMat's new SOL laser can benefit your practiceWhy one clinician loves DenMat's new SOL laser, and why you might want to incorporate it into your practice as well.
Why this practice says the Gendex GXDP-700 has upped its level of careDr. Norberto Velazquez and his wife Dr. Laura Davila specialize in different types of care, but both agree they could not practice at their current level without their GXDP-700™ Series.
How to improve patient communication in your practicePatient communication is key to any successful practice. Read how Lighthouse 360 helped Dr. Richard Rosenblatt improve patient communication and what that means for his team and his practice.
LOCATOR® Overdenture: This new implant system is designed exclusively for overdenturesThe LOCATOR® Overdenture Implant System by ZEST Anchors is a predictable, durable option for patients who need an effective, economical technique to secure their dentures.
How to use SEO and Social Media to grow your practiceThese complementary online marketing strategies can work for your practice, you just need to know how to use them effectively.
How this practice went high-tech [VIDEO]This family-focused practice relies on technology to provide their patients with the most minimally invasive, high-quality care possible. Biolase lasers, including the WaterLase iPlus and the Epic, play a huge part in making that happen every day.
Top 7 ways to perfect your posture and lengthen your careerPracticing dentistry can take a toll on you physically, leading to an early retirement or even a career change. But practicing dentistry doesn't have to be painful. Follow these tips and you'll go through your day pain-free.