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Dental Blog by Tag: patient education

Educate Patients with DEXIS® go for iPad

Posted On: Friday, September 27th 2013 by

Categories: Dental Practice Technology |

Patient education is always an important issue for dentists. Finding ways to help patients understand the risk and benefits of treatment and dental care is an ongoing mission. Well now there’s an app for that. DEXIS® has been Dr. Christopher Anderson’s digital X-ray product of choice for over nine years. During this time, he has […]

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The Single Tool That Will Change Your Life

Posted On: Wednesday, December 19th 2012 by

Categories: Dental Practice Technology |

NextLevelPractice (Gary Kadi is our guest blogger today at Sidekick Magazine) If saving time, closing more cases and boosting your profits is important to you, then you need to know the vital element for greater success: patient education. Patient education is absolutely essential to successfully delivering treatment. If your hygienists are educating patients about their […]

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Summary: Improving Periodontal Treatment Acceptance

Posted On: Monday, September 26th 2011 by

Categories: Dental Continuing Education |

Periodontal disease would appear to be one of those conditions that must be treated as soon as possible. So why do less than five percent of patients suffering from periodontal disease actually get the required treatment? The answer is complicated and the “fault” is shared equally between dentists, patients and insurance companies. Dentists must do […]

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Improving Periodontal Treatment Acceptance

Posted On: Thursday, July 28th 2011 by

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Kristen Esler, RDH discusses the problem of reluctance to accept treatment for periodontal disease. With less than 5% of patients undergoing treatment, there is a need for a greater level of awareness about the disease and how it affects the individual’s general health.

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Exploring Cone Beam 3–D Dental Imaging

Posted On: Tuesday, January 1st 2008 by

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Seeing is believing for patients and dentists alike when it comes to Cone Beam 3-D imaging. It’s not just about viewing crystal-clear images and interpreting the detailed information they provide about a patient’s health. It’s also about seeing where the dental profession is heading in diagnostic technology-and where it needs to be.

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