Our guest blogger today is Katie Lay, CEO, Caek™, Inc. One of the most common questions we get from dentists is “How do I get my patient’s records to a referral provider and comply with HIPAA?” There’s no simple, one-size-fits-all answer. Providing patient records to other healthcare providers is a common function and should be […]
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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 […]
Dentists have a unique window into the body’s total health through oral exams, if they know what to look for. Focusing on complete health sets a practice apart from others, but it can also be life changing for your patients by identifying and managing health issues early on. Learn the benefits of providing total health […]
Dr. Kay Younggren of Smile Xpressions, a successful general dentistry office in rural Artesia, New Mexico, crunched the numbers and determined that building a new, larger, and more modern office would deliver a positive return on investment through patient growth. By updating some equipment and technology, the doctor and practice prospered.
Father and son dentists Dr. Doug and Dr. Eric Veenstra had been practicing together for 10 years in Midland Park, New Jersey, before moving into a new building down the street. They gutted and rebuilt the vacant office space into a spectacular practice, Veenstra Family Dental, that is designed intentionally to give patients a positive […]
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.
Manual back-ups to your computer system, although better than no backups at all, can lead to data loss if a wrong button is pressed or a procedure is not followed to the letter. Employing a technology company to create a system that automates much of the process is a smart investment. Read tips on what […]