Drs. Scott and Rachelle Neil of Summit Dental in Layton, Utah knew they could be more successful if they had more treatment space, offered orthodontics, and had a floorplan and upgraded technology that allowed them to see more patients. To maximize their potential, they built a new practice that is nearly five times larger than […]
Dental Technology Articles
Even though evidence shows many systemic health problems can be traced to periodontal infections, fewer than 3% of dental codes submitted are for this treatment. Read about a new pledge being introduced to detect, diagnose, and treat periodontal disease in patients using the SoproCARE camera.
Powerful software and technology become even more powerful when they’re integrated to allow doctors a single point of entry to view and share information within the practice and with others. Planmeca Romexis software was designed to connect all of a practice’s Planmeca equipment into a single interface while also opening up the open architecture software […]
Patients often accept treatment plans because they want relief from pain, but the DEXcam 4 HD digital camera allows one doctor to gain treatment acceptance from patients by engaging them with their diagnosis on the color monitor – before pain sets in. Read how his patients are engaged with his digital photos and how it […]
Small- to medium-sized businesses can’t afford the huge expense of a ransomware attack in which patient data is held “hostage” by hackers. Practices must have a solid backup strategy, including off-site cloud storage, or they can lose valuable data that cannot be easily recovered. Find out how TechCentral protects dental practices from ransomware damage.
Digital impressions on their own have transformed dentistry, but by connecting them with Dentrix practice management, practices have flexibility to view and share information with patients throughout the office, whether it is large or small. One doctor shares how he uses Dentrix to maximize the power of digital impressions.
Engaging patients in their own care decisions is much easier when they see what their dentist sees. DEXIS CariVu helps doctors monitor caries to determine when to take action or when to wait. With no radiation, it’s appealing for patients who do not want X-rays or are not yet due for them. Find out how […]
A successful practice has to juggle numerous priorities and keep processes as efficient as possible. Utilizing technologies, particularly in the sterilization process, can positively affect many different areas of the practice. Read why the use of cassettes and rigorous protocols for infection control keep patients safe, but also lead to a better working practice.
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