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May 22, 2019, 9:33 PM
The job of a successful dental assistant is to assist the dentist in every way possible. This allows the dentist to provide efficient and high-quality dentistry to your patients. Dental assistants should strive to create and…
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May 9, 2019, 9:57 PM
At some point in your dental career, it’s more than likely that you’ll have to let a member of your staff go. If you have been having trouble with a particular staff member, it’s important to go through the proper motions.…
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Apr 22, 2019, 7:28 PM
It’s common for one office manager to run an entire dental office. Juggling all of these responsibilities can lead to mistakes and miscommunications during scheduling, which could lead to trouble for your office.
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Apr 10, 2019, 6:28 PM
Hiring new staff members for your dental practice is an investment of both money and time, but if you’re able to hire a successful staff, you will see the worth. Your office manager, billing clerk, and receptionist all…
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Mar 26, 2019, 10:42 PM
Here at CTC National, we know that dentists are busy running their business, dealing with staff training and issues, and trying to provide quality dental care for their patients. Some outside firms, like accountants, may try…
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Mar 11, 2019, 9:31 PM
One of the ways that insurance companies make sure that their profits increase is to collect monthly premiums from their members (your dental patients) and then deny as many claims as possible. These companies refer to the…
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Feb 25, 2019, 6:46 PM
If you’re hesitant to raise the fees in your dental office, you’re not alone. If you and your patients are all happy with the prices, you may not want to risk losing your patients by increasing fees. However, this may…
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Feb 11, 2019, 6:41 PM
When you’re setting up your dental practice, you’ll begin to understand the importance of demographic, geographic, operational, and administrative considerations. The decision to relocate your dental practice is a big one,…
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Jan 28, 2019, 9:48 PM
It can be easy to get wrapped up in the daily issues of your dental practice. We understand that your first priority should always be to take great care of your patients! But we also understand that if you let your dental…
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Jan 15, 2019, 9:34 PM
If you’re having trouble with finances at your dental practice, you’re not the only one. In 2014, it was discovered that dental practice overhead accounted for around 75% of revenue. It may be difficult, but there are ways to…
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Dec 27, 2018, 8:48 PM
If it seems like your dental practice is chaotic and unorganized, there may be a problem with how you’ve been conducting your morning huddles. It’s important not to underestimate the value of conducting staff huddles each…
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Dec 10, 2018, 11:06 PM
First impressions are very important for the success of your dental business. Even before you perform treatment on a dental patient, there are ways to make these initial impressions very positive ones. Utilizing a few simple…
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Nov 26, 2018, 10:36 PM
Outsourcing your payroll service can help you better handle your regular payroll and related tax returns. Payroll can be more efficient and less expensive in the long run than running it in-house. Payroll services also assure…
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Nov 9, 2018, 7:44 PM
Owning a dental practice can be profitable and fulfilling, but we know that it comes with its own share of issues and problems. Even with the right certifications, most up-to-date equipment, and friendliest staff, it can be…
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Oct 22, 2018, 10:13 PM
Career burnout is common no matter what your chosen career may be. This includes dentistry as well. If you find that you’re dreading work in the morning or you no longer enjoy seeing and visiting with patients, you may be…

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Habits of Highly Successful Dental Assistants
The job of a successful dental assistant is to assist the dentist in every way possible. This allows the dentist to provide…
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Firing a Dental Employee from Your Practice
At some point in your dental career, it’s more than likely that you’ll have to let a member of your staff go. If you have…
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Scheduling Tips for Your Dental Office
It’s common for one office manager to run an entire dental office. Juggling all of these responsibilities can lead to…
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Tips on Hiring Front Office Employees at Your Dental Practice
Hiring new staff members for your dental practice is an investment of both money and time, but if you’re able to hire a…