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What Every Dental Office Needs to Know About CASL Before July 1, 2017

If you are communicating with your patients through email, social media and text messaging, you need to know the rules.  There is a legislation that has a direct affect on dental offices, it…

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The Power of Appreciation

Studies have shown that dental staff are more motivated by a simple ‘thank you’ than they are by financial rewards. Employees need to be validated and appreciated as worthwhile human beings every day….

AODA Compliance for 2016 – Giving and Receiving Feedback

As discussed in previous articles, all businesses are required to be compliant with accessibility standards to accommodate your patients who have disabilities. In 2015 the Customer Service Standard was the first to standard…

Top 10 New Year’s Resolutions for Dentists and Office Managers

It’s that time of year to make New Year’s resolutions, regardless of whether or not we intend to keep them. Why not try to make resolutions for your practice that are easy to…

How to Deal with Change in the Dental Workplace

The only constant in life and in business is change. Changes are happening in the dental marketplace with offices opening almost on every corner. Large corporations are buying existing practices and building new…

Chewing Gum Is Often Culprit for Migraine Headaches in Teens

Teenagers are notorious for chewing a lot of gum. The lip smacking, bubble popping, discarded gum stuck to the sole give teachers and parents a headache. Now, Dr. Nathan Watemberg of Tel Aviv…

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Took the cloud less than a year, watch for OLEDs to change the design of the treatment room of tomorrow or today

Less than a year ago, a cloud was something that was either a harbinger of a Georgia Okeefe retrospective or a potentially ruined golf game, which frankly, already ruins a good walk in…

The Entrepreneurial Failure of Eastman Kodak – or the suits ain’t got game!

In this day of a dentist on every corner and a new toy coming to market literally on a daily basis, it’s ultimately the fundamentals that enable the strong, the intuitive, the savvy…

Dental students use iPads to improve patient interactions

I’m much too farklempt to add a tag line……..carry on….. By DrBicuspid StaffSeptember 20, 2011 — A new pilot project at the University of Pacific‘s Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry has brought iPads into…

7 deadly sins – scratch that,wrong blog – 7 habits to optimize referrals

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Growing Mature Dental Practices with Innovative New Procedures Not Taught in Dental Schools

From PRNewswire LOS ANGELES, Sept. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Established dental practices face many challenges, number one being the lack of patients desiring cosmetic restorations for fear of painful shots or drilling.  Now…

You load sixteen tons, and what do you get……

Paperless – the way of our management world. Check out this website to manage your team’s hours……simplifies payroll management. http://www.timeclockpearl.com/index

File it under; just because you’re a suit, don’t make ya smart!

It’s the economy stupid!  Came across this interesting story; it can be distilled down to apply to any business. Know the lay of the land, look down the road……in the immortal words of…

Does a dental practice need an employee handbook?

By Stuart J. Oberman, Esq from Dental Tribune – August 12, 2011 For a practicing dentist who aims to always deliver high-quality patient care, staff retention is an important value. Staff retention aids…

Beyond Practice Management: Fear of change

Just another thing they never taught you in dental school… By Don Deems, DDS, FAGD from Dr. Bicuspid July 18, 2011 — Frank knew he needed to make a change. He just couldn’t do…

The Start-Up of You

To avoid redundancy of the News section of the OH website with the blog section, as we find our information from similar resources at times, I’m going to post op-ed pieces occasionally that…

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