Dental Practice Management

Knowing the score: The difficult balance of employee engagement, practice goals and daily accountability
Knowing the score: The difficult balance of employee engagement, practice goals and daily accountabilityDental team members are paid to perform daily, correct? So how do you balance the employee engagement with the accountability each day to the numbers and the goals of the practice? Dr. Tarun Agarwal explains.
3 metrics every dentist should know in his or her practice
3 metrics every dentist should know in his or her practiceGary Takacs sits down to talk to dentists about the three most important metrics in the dental practice … and how they can reach the right numbers in each of them.
Updated information on the Affordable Care Act and what it means for your dental practice
Updated information on the Affordable Care Act and what it means for your dental practiceSince its inception, the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) has been a concept that dental practices have struggled at times to understand and implement.
5 things every practice should be doing for a thorough and comprehensive dental examination
5 things every practice should be doing for a thorough and comprehensive dental examinationOnce the exam is complete, work your findings into an individualized treatment plan that includes everything from immediate needs, to eventual needs, to elective procedures patients may want to consider.
Linda Miles passes along some of her best dental business advice to you
Linda Miles passes along some of her best dental business advice to youAfter more than 50 years in the dental industry and 34 years as a practice and team development speaker and consultant, Linda Miles is renowned throughout the world of dentistry for her insight, thoughts, and advice.
More on the 4 reasons this dental patient left your practice
More on the 4 reasons this dental patient left your practiceLisa Newburger shares two things with her dental readers after looking through the comments that people left on Facebook after reading her story on why patients leave the dental practice.
Is it time for you to make over your dental practice?
Is it time for you to make over your dental practice?If your dental practice's décor has seen better days, it’s time to initiate a practice makeover. It will give you a competitive edge in today’s challenging dental market.
7 simple ways to increase your dental practice's "likes" on Facebook
7 simple ways to increase your dental practice's "likes" on FacebookSo why are Facebook fans so important? Well, there are several reasons. The first, and perhaps one of the most important, is that once you grow a large community of loyal fans, you increase your chances that your Facebook page will be seen. It's all about numbers.
10 ways to handle parents of your pediatric patients
10 ways to handle parents of your pediatric patientsParents trust your office with their most prized possessions, and can often cause far more drama than the patients themselves. Your team should go to great lengths to connect with both the patients and their parents.
The top 9 benefits of DSOs for dentists
The top 9 benefits of DSOs for dentistsDental Products Report conducted a survey of 404 dentists to gauge their opinions of various issues involving practice operations. For the greatest concerns, DSO membership appears to offer solutions.