Dr. Norka Velasco is one half of a dentistry couple, but she was without a practice of her own. That changed in February 2017 when she completed the construction of Miami Smile Institute in Coral Gables, Florida. With its stark aesthetics and modern technology, it’s been a stunning and successful addition to the community.
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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 […]
For four years, while Dr. Elie Abou-Nassar worked as an associate, he was planning the details of his own stand-alone practice. State-of-the-art and paperless, his new practice design celebrates the historical evolution of dental technology.
Dr. Melissa Bergmaier, a pediatric dentist who also happens to be a single mother, was inspired to open her own practice in Phoenixville, Pennsylvania, Phoenixville Pediatric Dentistry, because of her children, and the opportunity to show them she can do anything. The high-tech, whimsical practice is her dream come true.
Most doctors see no reason to have a practice valuation done if they are not adding associates or selling, but there are many reasons to have one done that secure your family’s assets and income and ensure you can take advantage of opportunities that might come up. Read about the practical reasons to have a […]
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 […]