Dental Practice Management

The biggest mistakes dentists make: Not understanding the insurance picture in the practice
The biggest mistakes dentists make: Not understanding the insurance picture in the practice"We can learn from our mistakes. But isn’t it better to learn from other people’s mistakes?” Dr. Roger P. Levin explores the biggest mistakes that dentists make—and how those mistakes can be avoided. In this edition, Dr. Levin discusses dental insurance policies.
What team members need to know when concerned about the financial health of the practice
What team members need to know when concerned about the financial health of the practiceColumnist Lisa Newburger talks about the fear some team members have about a dental practice possibly closing.
How a small piece of technology made a huge difference in my practice
How a small piece of technology made a huge difference in my practicePatient communication has never been more important.
How dental practices can win the battle against open time in their schedules
How dental practices can win the battle against open time in their schedulesWhat's the right amount of open time in a schedule? How can you make sure patients aren't making your schedule look like Swiss cheese? We asked the founder of Inspired Hygiene for her thoughts.
Top three tips for becoming a dental speaker or consultant
Top three tips for becoming a dental speaker or consultantWould you like more from your dental career? Do you anticipate that your knowledge, skills and experience, if shared, could help other dental professionals and teams reach their goals? Have you ever wondered if you have what it takes to be a speaker or consultant in dentistry?
How technology improves communication and efficiency with staff and patients
How technology improves communication and efficiency with staff and patientsThere have been many changes in the dental industry throughout the years.
5 insurance actions you can take now for a smooth 2016
5 insurance actions you can take now for a smooth 2016Teresa Duncan, insurance editor for Dental Products Report, offers advice on how to lower some of the pain that dental insurance causes for so many practices.
How thinking like Twitter can reduce your dental practice's insurance frustration
How thinking like Twitter can reduce your dental practice's insurance frustration"It isn’t difficult, but it takes team cooperation, new thinking, and practice." That's the mantra from author Patti DiGangi in this article.
Imaging in a HIPAA world
Imaging in a HIPAA worldThe majority of dental offices now use some sort of image management system.
6 ways to reduce cancellations and no-shows in 2016
6 ways to reduce cancellations and no-shows in 2016When patients cancel their appointments at the last minute or just don’t show up at all, it leads to chaos and undue stress in your practice.