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March 1, 2023
Dental patients are unique in that they require frequent routine visits and ongoing care. The relationship between a dental practice and its patients can be long-term, spanning several years and even decades. Gaining patient loyalty in dentistry is, therefore, crucial for the long-term success of a practice. This blog post will discuss important ways to gain patient loyalty in your
February 3, 2023
Is the Future of Dentistry in Artificial Intelligence?
AI (Artificial Intelligence) uses computer algorithms to simulate human intelligence, and in the healthcare sector, has the ability to enhance decision-making and enable complex diagnostic predictions. This burgeoning field of technology has captured the attention of scientists worldwide and has broad implications across various industries, with dentistry being no exception. From a productivity and administrative perspective, AI is being used
December 21, 2022
Dental Tech Advances: A Year in Review
In 2022, we continued to see significant advances in dental technology that may have wide-ranging implications for the future of our practices and patients. Digital impressions with 3D scanning and printing have revolutionized the dental industry, making it easier to provide more accurate and efficient treatments for patients. In addition, the use of CAD/CAM technology has enabled dentists to quickly
December 8, 2022
DEO Magazine Feature: Think Like a Shark
Want to maintain profitability and momentum amid a disruptive market? You need to have a Shark-like mentality. Read our featured blog post on the DEO Magazine website by our CFO, Nathan Chitty, for DSO leader insight on staying ahead despite current inflationary economic currents. Read here.
November 3, 2022
Reduce Dental Anxiety and Attract More Patients
While fear of the dentist is a common trope seen across pop culture, it’s a genuine phenomenon for many patients. In fact, between 9% and 20% of Americans avoid going to the dentist because of anxiety or fear. These statistics are troubling because they indicate that many people exacerbate issues like gum disease and tooth decay by delaying or avoiding
October 12, 2022
Dental Marketing Free Download: Level Up Your Social Media With Higher Quality Photos
Today, most business owners understand the importance of having a strong social media presence. One way to stand out from your competition is through high-quality photos showcasing your practice’s feel and personality. These types of images are powerful tools that can build patient trust, lessen anxiety, and help people feel more comfortable about visiting the office if they know what
October 7, 2022
Industry Trends: Holistic Dentistry on the Rise
It’s no secret that oral health is connected to a patient’s total body wellness, a fact that most dentists consider when treating their patients. But an emerging branch of dentistry called holistic dentistry focuses specifically on this connection and is rising in popularity. Also known as biological dentistry, green dentistry, or natural dentistry, many patients are drawn to these practitioners
September 19, 2022
DSO Leadership Tips: Why Culture Matters in the DSO Space
The importance of cultivating a strong company culture is often overlooked, despite the fact that it has risen to the top of potential candidates’ most important job search criteria. This is especially true as younger dentists enter the workforce. Research even suggests that workplace culture may be just as important, if not more so than the salary and benefits offered.
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