Los Altos Orthodontics Dr. David R. Boschken has always been ready to take advantage of opportunities, so when space opened in a new office building in Los Altos, California, he decided to move his second office. With state-of-the-art equipment and a sophisticated design, even his tech-savvy patients are impressed with Los Altos Orthodontics.
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Dr. Terry Lemons of Lemons Dental knew that growing his dental practice business necessitated expanding to more locations. The challenge was how to build an upscale office within a carefully considered budget. Read how his partnership with Henry Schein and best practices have achieved his goal of a cutting-edge office that is delivering sound financial […]
Same-day dentistry offers a quicker, more comfortable, more convenient option for patients, but even more significant might be the time it frees up for doctors. What is your time worth? Quite a bit — it’s the greatest asset in your practice. When doctors can reduce chair time or fit in more patients, it has a […]
Practice management software is the backbone of an effective office, but even backbones need to bend to accommodate new advances. Dentrix, in response to the growing desire for add-on technology components, opened its software to third-party partners. Dentrix does much more than record keeping—it’s a comprehensive solution for pulling together all parts of the business.
The best defense against data breaches is having a good offense. Antivirus protection alone is not enough anymore to avoid potential disaster. There are four basic tools every practice should employ to keep data as safe as possible from data loss and theft. Read why a layered defense is necessary to protect patients and your […]
Absolute Dental, a 20-year old network of dental practices, recently went through a rebranding which included the rebuild of one of their flagship offices. Dr. Patricia Prada and the Absolute Dental team embraced a new location, a floor plan built on best practices, and state-of-the-art equipment to transform this office, lower overhead costs, and increase […]
The demands of maintaining HIPAA compliance can be overwhelming to a dental practice. Learn how LayerCompliance, a cloud-based software, can be an important piece of a comprehensive data security program that helps uncover data vulnerabilities, identify security measures specific to the practice, and assist in implementation so a practice is in compliance with up-to-date HIPAA […]
As dental procedures become more advanced and patient needs can be met in more powerful ways, technology, including digital imaging, has moved to keep up with the accompanying robust diagnostic needs that come with it. Learn how the i-CAT 3D panoramic system provides anatomical information that cannot be captured in a 2D image.
One of the most powerful benefits of digital intraoral scanners like the 3Shape TRIOS scanner is the ability to “see” the results of a procedure before it’s been done. Doctors can complete a restoration virtually and make adjustments before a single change is made to the mouth. Learn how one doctor uses the intraoral scanner […]