Avoid Nonessential Dental Care NOW? How Dentistry Heard the WHO
Dr. Gary DeWood clarifies how a recent World Health Organization dental article was misunderstood as counter to safety recommendations and guidelines...Gary DeWood | 2 years ago ›
This article will help you understand how metrics can help you measure goals and progress in real time for more successful patient treatment and practice...Gary DeWood | 5 years ago ›
Defined Dental Benefit Plans: Can They Limit the Fees of Non-Covered Services?
We discuss the ethical and professional dilemmas surrounding defined dental benefit plans.Gary DeWood | 6 years ago ›
Defined Dental Benefit Plans: Why Insurance Does Not Exist
We look at the difference between defined dental benefit plans and dental insurance.Gary DeWood | 6 years ago ›
My Dental Practice Server is Down!
We give you five tips to keep your practice running - and your sanity - when your dental practice server goes down.Gary DeWood | 6 years ago ›
Three People You Need to Grow a Dental Practice
Growing a dental practice takes more than just one person. Dr. Gary DeWood divulges the three people dentists need on this journey.Gary DeWood | 7 years ago ›
Emergency Coverage Groups for Dentists
Why is it that emergencies happen at the most inconventient times? If you had only known you were going to have that heart attack you could have...Gary DeWood | 7 years ago ›
Do I Medi-Care or Do I Medi-NOT Care?
If you think the Medicare opt-in or opt out decision is a confusing one you are not alone. I have been reading opinions from every direction regarding...Gary DeWood | 8 years ago ›
A Question of NEED in Dentistry: Part II
To read Part I of this series, click on the link. One of the patients in my practice was a veteran of Vietnam who lost his leg in the service of...Gary DeWood | 8 years ago ›
A Question of NEED in Dentistry: Part I
In my position at Spear Education I have the privilege of spending a lot of time with some of the best dentists in the world. Dentists who devote a large...Gary DeWood | 8 years ago ›
Scheduling 'Bump' Days in Hygiene
I'm betting that not all of the patients in your practice who have dental needs have made arrangements to have that dentistry completed. That would most...Gary DeWood | 8 years ago ›
It isn't a stretch to say that every dentist that spends time with Spear Education is different from the dentists who populate the majority of our profession....Gary DeWood | 8 years ago ›