Why Dr. Jeff Dalin calls CariVu from DEXIS a 'godsend' for his dental practice [VIDEO]

April 13, 2015

Dr. Jeff Dalin describes himself as “an early adopter who does a little bit of everything” at his general practice in St. Louis, Mo. He’s also someone who believes strongly in the power of technology to help his practice and improve the lives of his patients.

CareCredit celebrates major milestone: 100,000 dental practices and counting

June 30, 2014

Healthcare financier CareCredit is celebrating a major milestone – the 100,000th dental practice has enrolled to accept the CareCredit credit card as a means of payment for patients seeking access to needed and desired care.

5 Reasons to Buy Clearfil SE Bond 2

June 30, 2014

Kuraray America believes it is time for dental practitioners to discover Clearfil SE Bond 2. From the company which developed the original MDP Adhesion Monomer, the manufacturer says Clearfil SE Bond just got better.

The 3 most common battles within the dental practice ... and how to overcome them

June 27, 2014

Working as a consultant to dental practices around the country, I have seen way too many times a solid dental business torn apart at the seams because of inner struggles. In this article, I want to expose the three most common battles I have seen, as well as offer my suggestions on how to eliminate those problems if you’re currently struggling with them.

How to succeed with implementation of dental practice management software [VIDEO]

June 25, 2014

I recently did a podcast with Dayna Johnson, a practice management consultant and dental software implementation and training expert with Rae Dental Management. In the podcast, we discussed best practices and how to succeed with a dental software implementation.

Tony Gwynn's death a dark reminder that smokeless tobacco damaging to oral health [VIDEO]

June 25, 2014

Baseball Hall of Famer, Tony Gwynn, was diagnosed with salivary gland cancer in 2010. After a four-year battle that involved radiation therapy and two operations to remove tumors, Gwynn lost his life to oral cancer on June 16, 2014. He was 54 years old and left behind a wife and two children.

How to complete ceramic-inlay, partial-crown preps with Expert Kit 4562ST [VIDEO]

June 16, 2014

The Expert Kit 4562ST from Komet USA contains three newly developed diamond instruments that incorporate depth markers (indicated by the letter “D” for “depth” in the reference number). These marks indicate the required minimal occlusal thickness for successful all-ceramic restorations, including those fabricated with CAD/CAM techniques.

Key opinion leaders and DUX Dental launch Support Clean Dentistry campaign

June 16, 2014

For Dr. Sheri Doniger of Lincolnwood, Ill., keeping her patients happy is a key part of her dental practice’s success. However, even more important to her is the constant battle to ensure her patients’ safety and health.

10 Oral Hygiene Tips for Patients With Cancer

June 10, 2014

According to the National Cancer Institute, it is projected that approximately 1,665,540 people in the United States will be diagnosed with cancer in 2014, and of these cases, 42,440 people will be affected by oral cancer.

9 steps to effectively advertise new services for a higher profit [VIDEO]

June 05, 2014

Let's say you've decided recently to offer a new service to your patients. Maybe you are offering E4D CAD/CAM technology that you are excited about; however, your patients don’t even know you have this slick new CAD/CAM unit.

Survey says dentists and dental practices becoming more Internet-savvy [VIDEO]

June 03, 2014

It may have taken some time, but it appears that dental practices may have reached the tipping point when it comes to embracing the digital age and understanding what the Internet can do for the practice’s bottom line.

On-Demand Webinar: How overdentures are made easy with narrow diameter implants

June 03, 2014

In today's society we are finding more and more patients presenting with edentulous ridges, or teeth that are hopeless. As the number of Baby Boomers increase, so does the number of patients requiring dentures or even better overdentures.