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Feb 17, 2017, 4:28 PM
It can be a challenge to create a successful dental website – even for professional web designers! We understand that, as a dentist, you have quite a bit on your plate even before trying to design and monitor your practice’s…
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Jan 25, 2017, 4:25 PM
You may scoff at this question and assume that your office would never turn a new patient away, especially considering how difficult it can be to bring them in. However, you and your staff could inadvertently be turning…
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Jan 11, 2017, 4:22 PM
Many social media myths and misconceptions are being bought into by business owners. Unfortunately, believing these myths can hurt your dental practice. In reality, social media is absolutely crucial to the success of your…
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Dec 28, 2016, 4:19 PM
When considering which content management system (CMS) is right for your dental website, you’ll likely receive recommendations for the most popular names in CMS – Drupal, Wordpress, Joomla, Concrete5, and others. Many people…
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Dec 16, 2016, 4:13 PM
Now that the holidays are here, you may be preparing your dental office for a few slow weeks. Luckily, there are plenty of ways that a dentist can increase his or her revenue during the slower holiday months. Using the…
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Nov 23, 2016, 4:08 PM
There is a problem arising regarding a very fundamental concept about dental insurance billing. Many practices are missing this problem, often as a result of innocent oversights. However, the consequences of making this…
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Nov 17, 2016, 4:05 PM
Many dentists have questions regarding performance reviews with their teams. Once wage-related issues have been discussed, it can be difficult to know what else should be covered during the review.
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Oct 26, 2016, 4:02 PM
Dental office surveys have become a popular tool used by dentists to improve their practice. If these surveys are conducted correctly, these surveys can help you keep your patients happy and your dental office successful.…
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Oct 11, 2016, 3:58 PM
Here at CTC National, we know that making the decision to sell your dental practice can be difficult, emotional, and overwhelming. Luckily, there are a few things you can do to help ease your anxiety during this time, and…
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Sep 27, 2016, 3:55 PM
Many dentists agonize over decisions regarding PPOs – specifically, whether to join or drop them. The two main reasons that most dentists decide to participate in PPOs have to do with a fear of losing patients and fear of…
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Sep 14, 2016, 3:49 PM
There may come a time in your dental career when you need to take a leave of absence. Trying to make arrangements in this situation can be stressful for a dentist, so it’s important to think ahead and have a plan in place.
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Aug 30, 2016, 3:47 PM
The most common reason for a dental audit is that the frequency of a certain CDT code has been higher for you than the norm. The computer at the insurance company will recognize an unusual pattern.
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Aug 12, 2016, 3:42 PM
In order to keep your patients returning to your dental practice, you first need to know why they’ll keep returning to your practice! Your salesperson will likely say that your patients want the most up-to-date technology,…
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Jul 12, 2016, 3:39 PM
When considering your dental marketing strategy there are many different factors you need to consider. Collecting detailed and accurate demographic reports, writing informative content, designing marketing materials and…
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Jun 28, 2016, 3:36 PM
No one likes conflict but it’s a part of life, especially in the workplace. Anytime people work in a close environment, conflict is likely to arise. When handled incorrectly, conflict can cause anger, headaches and a whole…

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How Dentists Can Overcome Stress
When describing their careers and lives, it’s common for dentists to use the words “stressed” and “overwhelmed.” If this is…
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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…