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Jul 8, 2019, 8:19 PM
Many dentists, especially those nearing retirement or hoping to sell their practice in the future, want to know what their practice is worth. In these cases, a practice valuation can give you the estimate you’re looking for!
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Jun 25, 2019, 7:15 PM
Marketing your dental practice on the internet is an invaluable tool when it comes to bringing in new patients. However, there are many myths and misconceptions about internet marketing. In order to properly market your…
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Jun 3, 2019, 7:34 PM
You may have had the expectation that you would hire an incredible dental staff immediately and then retain them until retirement! This expectation may be too good to be true, but there are a few ways for you to retain your…
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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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The Worth of Your Dental Practice
Many dentists, especially those nearing retirement or hoping to sell their practice in the future, want to know what their…
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Dispelling Myths About Internet Marketing for Your Dental Website
Marketing your dental practice on the internet is an invaluable tool when it comes to bringing in new patients. However,…
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3 Tips on Retaining Your Dental Employees
You may have had the expectation that you would hire an incredible dental staff immediately and then retain them until…
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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…