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The ‘Trial Smile’ Overlay Template
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The ‘Trial Smile’ Overlay Template

Discover the benefits and pitfalls of employing the 'Trial Smile' overlay template and how this simple, convenient, and non-invasive tool can provide...

| 1 year ago
We’re All In This Together, Right?
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We’re All In This Together, Right?

Don't be stressed and overwhelmed about dental practice management during the COVID-19 crisis. Take time for a little gratitude and self-care to ensure...

| 1 year ago
Protocols, Systems and Equipment: What to Consider
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Protocols, Systems and Equipment: What to Consider

Dr. Andy Cohen highlights pre-appointment systems, filtration units and other items to consider for a safe reopening.

| 1 year ago
When is Business ‘Just Business?’

When is Business ‘Just Business?’

We have a 'new normal' in the dental industry. Facing crisis-related business realities, both specialists and general practitioners must be prepared to...

| 1 year ago
Practice Recovery Program Provides Framework for Stability in Crisis

Practice Recovery Program Provides Framework for Stability in Crisis

The new Practice Recovery program provides clear steps through a framework of '4 Key Initiatives,' helping Spear Online members stabilize their practices and...

| 1 year ago
Dental 'Cloacopapyrology' – Opportunities for Growth During COVID-19
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Dental 'Cloacopapyrology' – Opportunities for Growth During COVID-19

What does toilet paper have to do with dentistry? Dr. Jeff Bonk provides some 'tear away' info to consider in this time of crisis.

| 1 year ago
Making Tough Decisions - Finding Support During the Coronavirus Crisis

Making Tough Decisions - Finding Support During the Coronavirus Crisis

Phoenix-based Dr. Onika Patel shares how her team is using Spear Online to stay focused in their downtime during the public health crisis.

| 1 year ago
Managing Open Interdental Spaces with Indirect Veneer Restorations: The Interdental Finish Line Location (Part 2)
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Managing Open Interdental Spaces with Indirect Veneer Restorations: The Interdental Finish Line Location (Part 2)

In Part 2 of Dr. Winter's series, discover how to manage interdental spaces using a convex restorative form and the most common error in positioning...

| 1 year ago
3 Tips to Talk to Staff as Your Practice Reopens
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3 Tips to Talk to Staff as Your Practice Reopens

It's important to have your team's comfort and safety at the forefront of your discussions as you consider the practice's eventual reopening.

| 1 year ago
5 Things I’ve Learned During the COVID-19 Pandemic
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5 Things I’ve Learned During the COVID-19 Pandemic

What lessons have you learned during the coronavirus crisis? Here are five takeaways you can use to prepare your practice for the future.

| 1 year ago
Rewriting Mission and Vision Statements for Growth

Rewriting Mission and Vision Statements for Growth

Downtime during the new coronavirus pandemic gives dental teams an opportunity to re-establish their principles and redefine how they serve patients.

| 1 year ago
Simplifying the Rubber Dam
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Simplifying the Rubber Dam

With the rise in emergency care due to the new coronavirus, it's time for dentists to reconsider rubber dams and recognize their value to minimize saliva-...

| 1 year ago