Exploring average patient cost per practice

November 5, 2015
Vijay Sikka
Vijay Sikka
Vijay Sikka

Vijay Sikka is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Sikka Software Corpration. He is a healthcare informatics expert with more than 20 years of software development and quality experience including large scale projects with National Institutes of Health, Glaxo Smith Kline, Roche and UCSF affiliates. Learn more about him and his company at www.sikkasoftware.com.

Sikka Software is a twelve-year-old company in the dental industry that provides apps to optimize the dental businesses. In this article, Sikka Software President and CEO Vijay Sikka outlines a recent study examining the average patient cost per practice.

Sikka Software is a twelve-year-old company in the dental industry that provides apps to optimize the dental businesses. In this article, Sikka Software President and CEO Vijay Sikka outlines a recent study examining the average patient cost per practice.

We are noticing in over 13,000 opt-in dental practices in the U.S. that average patient cost per practice is increasing this year compared to any of the past few years. 

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This is a very interesting trend and represents more confidence among the dentists in providing better service, facilities, materials and care to the patients. It could also signify maturing of patient quality requirements and better material requirements and dentists complying with that to retain patients.

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