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The Digital Revolution in Lab Technology

Things certainly have changed in the 45 years that I have been a dental technician. I think our industry has never been more exciting than it is right now. Digital laboratory technology is rapidly evolving and this has completely changed the way we design and fabricate dental restorations. Although most of the impressions we receive are […]

Using Social Intelligence To Keep Employees Engaged

Author: Amy Sargent You hear a lot about emotional intelligence these days, but what do you know about social intelligence? Social intelligence is the ability to be aware of how others are feeling, in the moment, and manage your behavior in a way that nourishes the relationship. Social intelligence is two-fold: 1-social awareness and 2-relationship management. Social […]


By Rick Epple, CFP®, CeFT® Are you thinking I have been working as a dentist for a number of years and while I make a good income, I have no idea if I am on track for retirement.  How do I take control of my future?  The following process can be used to start you […]

Renewing Your Lease: Important Things To Know

By Tyler Van Eps • CARR Healthcare Realty Leases and lease renewals are not typically conducted on a level playing field. After all, the landlord is in the real estate business and most doctors are not. By planning ahead and having professional representation, it is possible to negotiate a lower lease rate and receive a […]

Case Study: Implant Supported Custom Milled Bar With…

…Horizontally Screw Retained PFM Fixed Partial Denture  By Jeff Benson, DDS  A 65 year old male lost teeth #’s 8 and 9 many years ago and waxed bridge from #6-11 was placed. The #6-11 bridge eventually failed, likely due to a combination of a deep overbite and bruxism. In the pretreatment photo (figure 1), note […]

Major Advantages of Using Temporary Employees

by Audra Bianca Major advantages of hiring temporary labor typically concern the cost savings that an employer might realize. To gain these advantages, an employer must compare temporary employees with the alternative of part-time and full-time regular employees. If an employer does not need regular labor, then the major advantage is scalability, conveniently being able […]

DYK Your Data Can Be Compromised? 

Hackers have become more sophisticated and technology has advanced resulting in an increased level of vulnerability to your network. Sunset Dental Technologies (Sunset) is committed to staying ahead of the curve, keeping your data safe, and staying compliant with the changes in the laws. Outlined below is a case study involving an infection and how […]

Your Dental Practice Financing Team

Abstract This article provides insights into the importance of establishing a team when acquiring a dental practice. It provides detailed information on choosing a lender and points out key considerations and potential pitfalls that can lead to a less than ideal experience.Jennifer Maschke, Vice President – Business Banking Officer at U.S. Bank, applies 10+ years of […]

Rewarding for Dentists, Life Changing for Patients!

Dentists, you are invited to this exciting seminar detailing the causes and treatments for sleep apnea and the use of appliances. Dr. Jeff Forslund • Thursday, March 9th, 2017 • 6:30 Register & a light dinner • 7-9:30pm Speaker Purchase Tickets here: BrownPaperTickets.com $60 ($50 if registered before February 23, 2017) Two Fundamental CE credits, approval pending. […]