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The Importance of Having a Blog for Your Dental Practice
Having a dental blog page on your website is a very important part of drawing new patients to your site. You may not think you’ll have many readers, but a blog increases your Search Engine Optimization (SEO) more than almost…
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Outsourcing Your Dental Payroll
As all dentists know, payroll is crucial to the smooth running of a dental practice. If your payroll is ineffective, your staff will certainly notice it and it may impact the way they do their jobs. You can eliminate mistakes…
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How Hiring a Dental Consultant Can Improve Your Practice
If you’ve been considering hiring a dental consultant to help you move your practice to the next level, you may wonder how the consultant can help. It’s true that you know your dental practice better than anyone else, but…
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Preparing Your Dental Practice and Staff for Your Leave of Absence
There may be a time during your career as a dentist that it becomes necessary for you to take a leave of absence. This can often be a stressful time, but if you’re made proper arrangements beforehand, it can a much smoother…
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Tips on How to Reactive Inactive Dental Patients
Reactivating your inactive dental patients can be a task that often gets pushed to the back burner. This is because the day-to-day issues of your dental office tend to seem more pressing to your team. However, here at CTC…
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5 Ways for You to Protect Your Dental Practice from Fraud
It can be difficult for dentists to believe that their dental practices can fall victim to fraud. However, David Harris, a dental fraud expert, has found that dental practices have around a 50% chance of falling victim to…
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Decreasing Dental Practice Accounts Receivable
There are many dental offices out there that function more like a bank than a dental practice. For example, if you perform root canal therapy on a patient and charge him $1,000. He pays $200 down, but will still leave the…
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How to Increase Awareness of Your Dental Office
To keep your dental office profitable and running smoothly and successfully, it’s important that you’re able to continuously bring new patients into your dental office. This can be achieved by increasing your online presence…
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Firing a Member of Your Dental Office Staff
It’s likely that you’ll need to let an employee go at some point during your career as a dentist. Before firing an employee, it’s important that you go through the proper motions, which can include offering additional…
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Making Your Dental Practice Morning Huddles More Effective
Holding regular morning huddles is important to improving the day-to-day operations of your dental office as well as help you to meet long-term goals. Many dentists don’t fully appreciate the value of holding regular morning…
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How to Better Relate to Your Dental Patients
Successfully communicating with and relating to your dental patients is a very important part of providing dental care. Visiting the dentist can be stressful for many people, so it’s vital that you have a good chairside…
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How to Retain Your Dental Office Staff
Although you may have thought that it would be easy to hire an incredible staff right off the bat and keep them around until retirement, this dream is probably too good to be true! However, there are a few ways for you to…
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Holiday Marketing for Your Dental Office
Holidays around your dental office might be a little slow. However, there are quite a few things you can do to help increase revenue during slow times and holidays. Using the holidays to market your dental practice can be…
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How to Encourage Your Dental Patients to Keep Appointments
If you have more than 1% of your appointments canceled at the last minute or resulting in a no-show, your dental practice is losing money and time. If you find that this is a frequent occurrence at your office, you need to…
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How to Use Your Dental Blog to Market Your Practice
When you think of social media, your mind may go automatically to Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram, but adding a blog page to your dental website can be a great form of social media. Your dental blog can provide a way for you…

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Improving the Bonus System for Your Dental Employees
Bonuses are a great way to help keep your staff motivated. When your staff knows that a bonus is possible, you’ll see them…
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Discouraging Office Gossip in Your Dental Practice
Gossiping in the office is a growing problem for many businesses. It’s not uncommon for employees to spread rumors not only…
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Tips on Successfully Marketing Your Dental Practice
A lot of dentists would like to attract new patients to their dental offices but they’re not sure where to start. It’s tough…
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Dental Practice Ownership May Not Be For Everyone
Dental practice ownership models have been changing. With the advent of corporate dentistry and long-term associateships, it…