Restorative Dentistry Blog

Dental practice waiting room upgrades

Impressing patients and earning new referrals takes more than simply providing top-notch dental care. Growing your dental practice means keeping your eye on the entirety of your patients’ experience. Face it, few people are thrilled to be next in line to sit in your chair. Some are nervous. Some have small children to contend with. […]

A simple guide to digital record keeping

In 2017, you’d be hard pressed to find a dental office still updating and storing patient records by hand. Electronic record keeping provides better care by enhancing the quantity and quality of information stored, more efficient processing and data recall. But just because dental offices have almost universally upgrades to computerized record keeping doesn’t mean […]

Using lasers to grow your practice

You understand the importance of staying up-to-date on dental technology but also need to watch the bottom line. Upgrading the right technologies means finding those that grow your practice and therefore increase profits. Investing in dental lasers can do just that.

Is your dental practice mobile-friendly?

Take a peek into your dental practice’s waiting room and you’re sure to see a picture quite different than just 10 short years ago. Instead of anxious children running about or tugging on mom’s arm while she tries to read a magazine, there’s a quiet room of people staring into their electronic devices. Cell phones […]

When to consider an All-on-4 for patients

All-on-4TM full arch dental implant therapy often provides the ultimate solution for sufferers of severe tooth loss or damage. Whether tooth loss is due to gum disease, improper dental hygiene or facial trauma, The All-on-4 TM procedure can restore a patient’s smile in just one day. But as a dentist, when should you recommend All-on-4 […]

How to lower exposure to radiation in your practice

While it’s impossible to completely avoid radiation exposure in a dental practice, decreasing the risk for patients and staff should always be part of your dental radiography protocol. Any radiation reduction methodology that can be practiced without major difficulty, expense or inconvenience, should be implemented. Weighing the benefits Maintaining a level of patient exposure that […]

Email Marketing for Dentists

Training patients to consistently schedule a 6-month checkup or annual cleaning is no easy task. Going to the dentist just isn’t at the forefront of most people’s worries! But one trick can keep the idea fresh in their mind: email marketing. In this post, we’ll teach you how to craft the perfect newsletter. Soon, your […]

How to Make Patients Feel More Welcome in Your Dental Office

In a business where referrals and word-of-mouth mean everything, going the extra mile to help patients feel at ease in your office is an investment that pays real dividends. Nobody looks forward to a visit to the dentist, but you should at least make the experience as pleasant as possible. Detailed Parking Instructions If your […]

A Step-by-Step Guide to Managing Your Dental Practice’s Online Reputation

Whether you like it or not, your patients are leaving reviews about your dental practice online. You can either stick your head in the sand and imagine it isn’t happening or take an active approach to managing reviews. It doesn’t take a lot of time to take control of your online reputation. Just follow this […]

Making the Jump to Digital Imaging

Making decisions surrounding the purchase of new equipment is a part of dentistry seldom talked about. It’s not until you own your own practice that the business side of the profession truly becomes relevant. Knowing which new technologies to adopt and when are vital components to running a successful practice. It’s not always easy to […]