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 […]
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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.
3D imaging is vital for some dental procedures and extremely valuable in others. Many patients will seek coverage of the imaging from their medical plans. Therefore, dentists must understand the intricacies of submitting CBCT imaging claims with the proper billing codes to increase the likelihood of coverage.
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.
Dr. Jerry Hu is one of the most technologically-advanced dentists in Alaska, and now his new Anchorage office matches his high level of expertise. With the help of his Henry Schein team, the doctor built a 2,000 square-foot practice, complete with digital imaging and sleep dentistry. Modern, high-tech, and designed for maximum patient comfort, this […]
For Dr. Susan Rifkin, renovating her Atlanta, Georgia dental office, Susan G. Rifkin, DDS & Associates, was a necessity as she prepares to welcome a new generation of associate dentists into her practice. That, along with the fact that her equipment was finally reaching the end of its natural life after more than 25 years, […]
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 […]