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.
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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 […]
Dental Care of Morrisville Dr. William Gross was named a “top doctor” in New Jersey and owned a private practice there for more than 30 years when he and his wife decided to relocate to the warmer climate of North Carolina. Launching Dental Care of Morrisville, a start-up practice just outside of Raleigh, has exceeded […]
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.
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 […]