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Resilience and Strong Relationships – Why You Can’t Have One Without the Other

Resilience and Strong Relationships – Why You Can’t Have One Without the Other

Are resilience and grit innate or learned? Spear resident faculty Dr. Jeffrey Bonk shares why relationships with your clinical community are key to resilient...

| 2 days ago
Changing the Narrative in Your Dental Practice and Community
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Changing the Narrative in Your Dental Practice and Community

Are we talking about the wrong things in our dental practices? Spear resident faculty Dr. Ricardo Mitrani shares his vision for the dental profession...

| 1 week ago
Dental Practice Communication – Is Your Team as Smart as You?

Dental Practice Communication – Is Your Team as Smart as You?

Everyone in your practice will face questions from patients, so everyone should be prepared to answer them appropriately. But how can practice owners...

| 1 week ago
How to Set Expectations and Establish the Value of Care as a New Dentist
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How to Set Expectations and Establish the Value of Care as a New Dentist

Patients often unfairly perceive a dentist's age as a measure of competence. Here's how new dentists can flip the script when answering seven questions...

| 2 weeks ago
Checking in on Your Mental Health – Why It Matters Now More Than Ever

Checking in on Your Mental Health – Why It Matters Now More Than Ever

The dental community will feel the impact of the pandemic for years to come. Find out why taking steps to check in with your mental health is more important...

| 2 weeks ago
How to Use “Ground Marketing” to Bring New Patients to Your Dental Practice

How to Use “Ground Marketing” to Bring New Patients to Your Dental Practice

Looking for dental marketing ideas for new patients? Learn how to use ground marketing techniques like The Apartment Strategy to attract new dental patients.

| 3 weeks ago
How Dentists Can Support the LGBTQ+ Community
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How Dentists Can Support the LGBTQ+ Community

Dr. Alex Barrera helps to advance equality for queer dental professionals in their work and learning environments, while also fostering awareness and...

| 1 month ago
Creating Space and How That Can Help You in Your Practice and at Home

Creating Space and How That Can Help You in Your Practice and at Home

These tips will help you find ways to create space in your life to be better dentists, spouses and parents.

| 1 month ago
Mental Self-Care: A Path to Finding Peace in Your Practice
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Mental Self-Care: A Path to Finding Peace in Your Practice

To kick off a new campaign about mental health in dentistry, Dr. Martin Mendelson focuses on self-care and gratitude in this time of rising unrest.

| 2 months ago
3 Ways Dentists can Boost Patient Engagement Levels Using Technology

3 Ways Dentists can Boost Patient Engagement Levels Using Technology

Get simple steps to take better care of patients with new technologies. 'Digital Dentist' Dr. Lorne Lavine takes you to the cutting edge.

| 3 months ago
Steps to Make a Dental Practice Partnership Transition Less Perplexing
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Steps to Make a Dental Practice Partnership Transition Less Perplexing

Is transitioning with your practice partner driving you crazy? Amy Morgan helps you center on shared principles with the entire practice team.

| 3 months ago
5 Hacks to Update Your Practice Website to Attract the Right Patients
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5 Hacks to Update Your Practice Website to Attract the Right Patients

Dr. Michael Ling shares five hacks his team uses at his dental practice to 'supercharge' your own practice website with minimal investment.

| 3 months ago