Archive for March, 2019

Post-retirement options for dental professionals

If you’d like to give up the stress and responsibility of running your own dental practice but aren’t ready to spend your time at the golf course, here are 5 post-retirement options to consider. Give back through education Becoming a part or full-time professor at a dental school is a great way to stay involved […]

The importance of dental implant placement

Making the decision to get a dental implant is a big step towards getting your smile back. As a top permanent solution for replacing missing teeth, dental implants look and function just like your natural teeth. In this post, we’ll explain how your oral surgeon decides where to place your implants and how many will […]

How to get the most out of a conference

Attending conferences can be helpful in running a successful practice. Here are a few tips to boost your dental experience and do more than just check off your CE requirements. Set specific goals It’s easier than ever to find out what content will be available at the conference and when. From new products that you’re […]

Causes of tooth and gum swelling

Tooth and gum swelling should not be left undiagnosed and untreated. While it could be something as simple as a vitamin deficiency or a sign that it’s time to remove your wisdom teeth, swelling could also be caused by a serious bacterial infection. In this post, we’ll cover the most common signs that your gums […]

How to improve communication in your practice

Making strides in communication at your dental practices is an ongoing process. Here are 7 tips to tune the way you interact with your team and help staff communicate more efficiently. Have a meaningful morning huddle A morning huddle is an opportunity to get everyone on the same page each day. Take a few minutes […]

Common myths about dental implants

Dental implants have been a popular treatment for decades but some people are still misinformed. Here are the five common myths about dental implants and the truth behind the story. Dental implants are expensive Dental implants are quite affordable when you look at the bigger picture. Let’s compare the cost of dental implants to some […]

How to create a positive work environment

Happy employees tend to be more productive, reliable and likely to stick around for the long-term. So how can you be proactive in keeping your employees happy? Make time for greetings and chit-chat Humans are social creatures. No matter how slammed you are, don’t skip out on saying hello to your staff and asking about […]

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Wisdom Teeth: Recovery Tips

Wisdom Teeth are the back molars that come in last, usually between the ages of 18-25. These molars are typically removed due to lack of space that can cause shifting of the surrounding teeth. If you are experiencing pain and discomfort, you may need to have your wisdom teeth removed. Below are a few things […]