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21
Dec
The Dating Game: Are You Committed to Your Patients?
 “Do you believe in love at first sight?” The Dating Game is a classic ABC show that first aired in 1965 and was revived and...
16
Nov
PDA Profiles: Focus on Kathryn Gilliam
Kathryn Gilliam, RDH, BA, is passionate about the oral-systemic health link. The founder of Periolinks has spent her career...
2
Nov
How to Implement CariFree in Your Office like a Pro
One characteristic we love about our PDA Tribe is the passion our teams have for great patient care. One of the many effective...
12
Oct
Meet Brad the Toaster, He Might Save You Thousands!
Addicted products: The story of Brad the Toaster from Simone Rebaudengo on Vimeo.   Every dentist has done it, they’ve gone...
27
Sep
The Productive Samurai: How to Bust Through Resistance
Have you accomplished everything you’ve ever dreamed of accomplishing? Does creativity flow from you easily and effortlessly? Do...
11
Sep
Egoscue – Putting an End to Chronic Pain Through Posture Training
In June of 2017, The Academy brought together the entire company, including our co-founders, business development coaches,...
14
Jul
Can You Be the Instant Pot of Dental Offices? Why Customer Experience is Key to Your Marketing Plans
This article was printed in Dental Town. Do you have an Instant Pot? Even if you haven’t bought one yet, there’s a good chance...
12
Jul
Life in the Huddle: How Making Like a Penguin this Winter Can Improve Your Dental Practice
This article was printed in The Profitable Dentist. Have you ever spent time learning about penguins? They survive the harsh...
15
May
If You Want to Help Your Patients, You Have to Learn to Connect: Concrete Steps to Improve Your EQ at Work (part 2 of 2)
This article was printed in Modern Hygienist. In the first part of this series, I explained why it’s important for hygienist to...
9
May
If You Want to Help Your Patients, You Have to Learn to Connect: Why You Need to Be a High EQ Hygienist (Part 1 of 2)
This article was printed in Modern Hygienist. You can tell the patient in your chair is frightened. She tenses up when you ask her...
3
Apr
Your Practice is Dynamic, So Why is Your Site So Boring? Upgrade your dental website to attract more engaged patients in 2017
Is your website a dynamic portal for your practice, or a static, online brochure? For too many dental practices, creating a...
7
Mar
Communicate and Educate! Reducing Team Tensions to Improve Customer Service and Patient Experience
The day had gone wrong from the start. The computer system was on the fritz, and patient check-in was taking forever. The...