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Now I know why it takes so long to get a website updated! We approved the project July 2012 and we're almost ready to publish now - so, about one year to get a new website. I never thought it would take this long, but I have to say I'm extremely pleased. I've learned a ton along the way, so thought I'd share the heavy hitters with you.
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Added by Jill Nesbitt on June 27, 2013 at 11:57am — No Comments
A constant challenge in any dental practice is figuring out how to increase the hygienist production. Whether you have one hygienist or an entire team, keeping schedules full and then optimizing them to make sure our well-paid hygienists are making the most of their time is a battle we fight every day.
Dentrix has several reports to help you increase hygienist…Continue
Added by Jill Nesbitt on June 20, 2013 at 10:39am — No Comments
How are your ortho patients doing at keeping their teeth clean? When it's time to remove the braces, are you admiring a beautiful smile - or are you looking at red, puffy gums and discolored teeth?
One of the ways you can improve quality in your dental practice is to improve the oral health of your ortho patients.
Recently, we paired up our hygienists and our orthodontic team to meet and talk through our approaches to work together to help our ortho patients keep their teeth…Continue
Added by Jill Nesbitt on June 13, 2013 at 5:15pm — No Comments
For years, when talking marketing, this was a common question to ask, “Are you targeting Nordstrom clientele or Wal-mart people?” For dentists and physicians, this question is useless. Worse than useless, in fact, because it puts your focus on the wrong goals.
People follow their insurance. They choose a hospital and physician from the list. They choose…Continue
Added by Jill Nesbitt on June 6, 2013 at 3:01pm — No Comments
Whether or not you’ve heard of Google+, you have definitely heard of Google. As the number one online search engine in the world, Google has designed a suite of companion services, which includes everything from email to online calendars to social networking tools. Due to the sheer dominance of Google regarding online search, a dental practice cannot afford to ignore its social networking site,…Continue
Added by Dental Matrix on June 6, 2013 at 11:00am — No Comments
Dental Home Day national volunteer coordinator Dr. Cavan Brunsden checks out the shined up smile of a happy patient.
I have not personally witnessed certain dental procedures. I’ve never had the ground-up view of an oral surgeon, prosthodontist, orthodontist, or periodontist. I have…Continue
Added by Mark Hartley on June 5, 2013 at 4:00pm — No Comments