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Added by Margaret J. Fehrenbach RDH, MS on June 28, 2017 at 1:30pm — No Comments
As a dentist in the Bronx we see a high incidence of diabetes among our patients. I sometimes think that we don't see enough education towards young people at schools about the effects of diabetes. Many would be surprised to learn that diabetes can severely affect your dental health in later years.
Diabetes is a debilitating condition that affects your eyes, kidneys, nerves, kidneys and your heart as well as other…Continue
Added by David Pinkhasov on June 24, 2017 at 10:41am — No Comments
Hey Oral Biology Instructors as well as Fans and Geeks alike: Oral Biology BOOTCAMP is now available earlier this summer due to popular demand. A study series of three 3-hour “On-Demand” Webinars are available. The presentations are by Margaret J. Fehrenbach, RDH, MS, the author of Oral Biology Textbooks, in conjunction with rdhedu.com, an online educational company. The…Continue
Added by Margaret J. Fehrenbach RDH, MS on June 22, 2017 at 7:40am — No Comments
India is known for its best medical service; one can get major surgeries done at affordable cost in India. As minimally invasive surgery is in woke; Indian hospitals are ready with all the latest equipments that can assist a minimally invasive surgery. We have top hospitals in different location that provide quality service to every patient. Indian hospital serves both underinsured and uninsured patients at the best affordable cost. One can have the best…Continue
Added by Allyson James on June 14, 2017 at 2:30am — No Comments
It is estimated that 75% of adults age 35 and older are suffering from receding gum. A less advanced form of gum disease called gingivitis affects most, but about 15% of the world has the damaging gum disease called periodontitis. Before you begin looking for gum disease receding gums treatment you must start to understand what causes this…Continue
Added by CarolynLowman on June 12, 2017 at 2:19am — No Comments
Dental hygiene is not just about keeping your teeth healthy. Instead, you should consider the entire package inside your mouth, and that includes your gums and your tongue.If you focus solely on your teeth, then you may be at risk of experiencing receding gums, which will then have you looking out for some form of Gum Disease Receding Gums…
Added by CarolynLowman on May 29, 2017 at 1:21am — No Comments
From the time we get up from our bed to the moment we arrive home from school or work, we certainly have routines to follow. By the looks of it, our brain seems to be creating these "schedules" or "shortcuts" for us to adhere.
Sad to say, these shortcuts might not always do good for us. Why? That is because our brains often opt for the easiest route, which causes us to miss some important…Continue
Added by Charles Crawford on May 16, 2017 at 7:27am — No Comments
Pain in Teeth and Gums; First of all, you have to differentiate between the sensitivity of the gums and tooth sensitivity, because they have completely different causes. Anyone can have a sensitivity to the gums or teeth, but there are certain factors that make some more susceptible. Today we will discuss about Gum and tooth sensitivity and the best…
Added by CarolynLowman on May 15, 2017 at 5:47am — No Comments
Running your own dental clinic is never easy. As with other professions, of course, there are so many tasks to take into consideration and so many roles to manage. But among all the things you have to do, the most crucial task is probably managing a dental marketing technique or…Continue
Added by Charles Crawford on April 28, 2017 at 10:25pm — No Comments
Everyone knows you need an online presence to interact with clients on the most popular platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Yelp etc. But say you set up shop and put out your first few posts - now what? Here are the top 10 tips to active and grow…Continue
Added by Charles Crawford on April 22, 2017 at 10:44am — No Comments
With more devices like Cortana, Amazon Echo and Apple’s Siri increasing in popularity, the marketplace for voice search devices is growing in popularity and market clout. Over the next three years, experts predict that voice searches will make up 50% of all searches…Continue
Added by Scott Childress on March 21, 2017 at 5:33pm — No Comments
Successful marketing has to be done just right by balancing everything together at the right pace and speed.
Watch this video to find out why speed is so important in marketing, and how to use this concept for turning internet traffic into actual new patients.
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Added by Helmut Flasch on March 16, 2017 at 10:58pm — No Comments
As Millennials obtain more purchasing power, marketing strategies must adapt to capture their attention and business. But, that can be a tough undertaking since millennials are the most connected generation ever, and traditional advertising efforts don’t persuade them to act.…Continue
Added by Scott Childress on February 15, 2017 at 8:30am — No Comments
There is a store where you can buy traffic; a traffic of new patients.
Referral Business does not work like they used to thirty years ago.
Organic SEO is when your name or business comes up in a search without having to pay for it. However, it should not be the primary strategy in gaining new patient…Continue
Added by Helmut Flasch on January 18, 2017 at 7:07pm — No Comments
How do you solve the problem that you might need additional office space? A second office might not the best solution for your business due to a variety of reasons, such as location, expenses, etc.
You can extend your office hours to your patients during the evening and weekend hours. You can get a whole new client base…Continue
Added by Helmut Flasch on January 16, 2017 at 7:53pm — No Comments
Hiring a dentist works out very well for many practices. On average, there are more dentists than there are more hygienists.
A dentist can perform more work than a hygienist. A dentist can perform both the work of a dentist and hygienist while a hygienist can only perform the work of his or her…
Added by Helmut Flasch on January 11, 2017 at 6:00pm — No Comments
The calculations of your profit margin are different according to your type of business. Percentages are relatives: 100% of a person’s money could be less than 1% of another.
It’s easy to make money using the correct marketing principles.
The money made from gaining new patients is pure profit (minus the…
Added by Helmut Flasch on January 9, 2017 at 7:00pm — No Comments
This amounts to the same catastrophic magnitude as administering the same medicine to two children from the same family while having taken only one child's vital…Continue
Added by Helmut Flasch on December 16, 2016 at 7:14pm — No Comments
I like to keep it simple. I don’t use sickle scalers. I can’t remember the last time I used one, especially in a posterior area. I used a universal curette, a University of California 5/6 (virtually the same as the Columbia 4R/4L)* and the ever so versatile Gracey 13/14. Actually, I had four curettes in my setup, one each of the above and one each of the above that had been sharpened to the point where their blades were narrow. I referred to the…Continue
Added by Richard L. Pascoe DDS MS on December 13, 2016 at 12:48pm — No Comments
There is an old saying in the academic world, “publish or perish”. There is a much more current saying in the tech world, “garbage in, garbage out”. They both are true and, unfortunately, pertain to much of our “academic” literature.
When I ponder this, two things come to mind. First, there are many things that we were taught simply because the people teaching us were taught the same thing. And many of these so called facts go back several generations of educators. It’s amazing how…Continue
Added by Richard L. Pascoe DDS MS on December 5, 2016 at 2:44pm — No Comments