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Compromise versus Accomplishment
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Compromise versus Accomplishment

Compromise is usually the enemy when dealing with esthetic dental outcomes. The danger for patients is that their ability to clearly visualize the difference...

| 9 years ago
Undercover Dentist
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Undercover Dentist

The TV show, Undercover Boss, has become something of a phenomenon lately. If you haven't seen it, it's about CEOs posing as front-line workers in their...

| 9 years ago
Powers of Observation Part 2
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Powers of Observation Part 2

SPOILER ALERT! I'm going to reveal the answer to the premolar wear facet question from Part One of this blog, so if you want to take a guess before you...

| 9 years ago
Weird Stuff I Get to See
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Weird Stuff I Get to See

This bridge has been in place for about 20 years. The patient is beginning a comprehensive course of treatment and we are getting ready for ortho so...

| 9 years ago
What Do I Do with This?
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What Do I Do with This?

Have you ever looked into a patient's mouth and been confronted with dentition that invoked awe, puzzlement, confusion, intimidation, perhaps even despair?...

| 9 years ago
A Reminder About the Process
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A Reminder About the Process

I was speaking to a patient recently and I asked if she wanted to do something about her 'gummy smile.' 'What gummy smile?' she responded, and then asked for...

| 9 years ago
Starting from a Mindset of Abundance
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Starting from a Mindset of Abundance

I know we're all affected by the wrenching scenes of devastation and loss in Haiti. I'm not going to make a plea here for you to donate to the many good...

| 9 years ago
Spear Study Clubs
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Spear Study Clubs

WOW! We have 66 Spear Study Clubs who are now officially registered and 'in the fold.' Hard for me to believe since we just started in June of 2009....

| 9 years ago
Two Simple Words That Reduced No-Shows
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Two Simple Words That Reduced No-Shows

In 1998, a well-known Chicago restaurateur, Gordon Sinclair, was struggling with a problem that drives all restaurant owners crazy: the large number...

| 9 years ago
Defining Success: Sharing & Celebration (Part 12 of 14)
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Defining Success: Sharing & Celebration (Part 12 of 14)

This video is part of an ongoing series on defining success.

| 9 years ago
Defining Success: Getting Specific with the Team (Part 11 of 14)
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Defining Success: Getting Specific with the Team (Part 11 of 14)

This video is part of an ongoing series on Defining Success.

| 10 years ago