Dr. Tigran Khachatryan is devoted to dentistry that considers the whole person, and 3D CBCT imaging is a tool he uses daily across multiple procedures and treatments, from implant dentistry to sleep disorders. He uses his cone beam in diagnoses, treatment planning, and even patient education with confidence, knowing he’s collecting precise information with a […]
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Dr. Tonya Triplett and her partners at Pediatric Dental Associates in Bentonville, Arkansas know how to make a visit to the dentist fun— wildly fun! Funny cows, horses, and pigs in 3D help keep children happy during their appointment, helping drive incredible growth at this incredibly eye-catching, high-tech office.
Hackers are working overtime to steal Personal Health Information (PHI) because it’s so lucrative for them, so taking steps to closing gaps in vulnerable processes and technologies within your practice is not optional. Learn the methods hackers are using and how to protect your patient’s most valuable information.
PPO reimbursements have a serious effect on the revenue of many dental practices. Doctors who are intentional about optimizing their PPO participation and who learn the benefits of direct contracts vs. shared network agreements vs. umbrella networks can make decisions, tailored to their business, that will contribute positively to their bottom line.
Dr. Clint Newman became the first dentist to open a practice in an upscale, trendy neighborhood in Nashville, Tennessee, nicknamed the Gulch. Surrounded by new condos and some of the most popular restaurants and boutiques in the city, Gulch Dental Center is the second location for Dr. Newman, and with its chic design and dedication […]
A business plan is not required to run a business, but it is vital to running a successful business. It clarifies the vision and values under which you want your practice to operate, and it sets a roadmap to your short and long-term goals. Find out how to go from vision and values to concrete […]
Whether it is a cancer survivor who has already been exposed to high doses of radiation or a pregnant patient who wants to err on the side of caution, some patients are uncomfortable with X-rays. The CariVu is a zero-dose alternative that is effective at locating caries as well as fracture lines in the tooth. […]
Coding correctly is critical for maximizing reimbursement, increasing cash flow, and minimizing any coding errors that could result in fines or worse. We consistently find $20,000 to $30,000 in coding errors during our practice analysis process. Test your coding knowledge with these 3 questions. 1. What code should be used for fluoride treatments? D1208 and […]
Our guest blogger today is Jeremy Behar, President and CEO of Cirrus Consulting Most dental professionals aren’t aware of the potential cost-drivers and expensive risks in their office lease. A dentist could save hundreds of thousands of dollars over their tenancy by reviewing these details before signing their lease. 1. Dental Office Lease Costs and […]