patient education

The medical history mistake every dental provider makes
The medical history mistake every dental provider makesRephrasing how you ask your patients questions is critical in understanding their medical histories.
5 questions patients usually have about cosmetic dentistryWhile some patients want to know the nitty-gritty details, others just want to know what they can expect of the result and the cost.
7 reasons to respect a hygienist
7 reasons to respect a hygienistHygienists do much more than just clean teeth. Here's a reminder of why you should value them at your practice.
How technology is changing the implant workflow
How technology is changing the implant workflowExamining how technology is helping more general dentists delve into implant dentistry.
What your patients need to know about dental insurance and emergencies
What your patients need to know about dental insurance and emergenciesDentists know why it’s important to have insurance — but your patients might not.
How RDHs can build their credibility with science
How RDHs can build their credibility with scienceSucceeding with patients requires credibility, which means staying up to date on the latest cutting-edge research.
Parroting the flossing message
Parroting the flossing messageInterdental hygiene recommendations are constantly changing, so staying up to date on the latest research can help you provide better patient care.
The 5 biggest benefits of digital impressionsImplementing a digital scanner in your dental practice may be a wise investment.
FDI releases chairside guide for dentists with a focus on caries prevention
FDI releases chairside guide for dentists with a focus on caries preventionThe guide is designed to provide greater understanding of lesion activity and guidance in determining caries risk according to varying risk factors.
Using the i-CAT FLX to improve treatment acceptance
Using the i-CAT FLX to improve treatment acceptanceHow one dentist uses this CBCT system as a tool to educate his patients.