Staffing Struggles

Posted by Rafael Silva on February 29, 2024

Let’s face it… despite what others may tell you, running a successful dental practice isn’t a walk in the park. You’ve got mile-long to-do lists, impatient patients (no pun intended), and yes… a whole lot of paperwork. But one of the most CRITICAL pieces of the puzzle? Staff management. That’s… Read More

5 Tips to Succeed as a Young Clinician

Posted by Rafael Silva on February 1, 2024

5 Tips to Succeed as a New Clinician (Coming From 2 Veterans!) Did YOU just earn a dental degree and snag a job as a new clinician?  It’s exciting, it’s nerve-wracking, and yes, it’s a huge learning curve! But don’t worry, because Dr. Paul Marshall and… Read More

New Dental Retractor From Zyris, Creators Of Isolite

Posted by Rafael Silva on January 19, 2024

The retractor that’s so simple and comfortable to use your patient could insert it themselves in just seconds The creators of Isolite, Zyris, are launching an innovative new dental retractor this year at ChicagoMidwinter. California, January 2024: The unique design of the Zyris dental retractor allows patients to close their… Read More

Encouraging end of year visits

Posted by Rafael Silva on December 1, 2023

Maximizing Dental Benefits: 3 Proven Strategies to Encourage Year-End Visits As the year comes to a close, there’s a feverish rush among many Americans to squeeze out every last drop of their dental benefits before the clock resets. (And hey, who can blame them?) For dental practices, this presents a… Read More

5 Ways Your Dental Practice Can Make a Difference During TMJ Awareness Month

Posted by Rafael Silva on November 1, 2023

Ah, November! The month when the rustle of falling leaves accompanies the bustling preparations for Thanksgiving. Yet, amidst the cozy ambiance, November holds a special significance in the dental community as TMJ Awareness Month. TMJ, (or Temporomandibular Joint disorder), is a condition that occurs when the joint connecting the jawbone… Read More

Celebrating National Dental Hygiene Month in Your Practice

Posted by Rafael Silva on September 28, 2023

Raise a pumpkin spiced latte, October is National Dental Hygiene Month! It’s a great time to promote good oral health, and you can have fun doing it. Here are a few ways your team can celebrate and educate, this month: Let your Dental Hygienists shine! If… Read More

Navigating mental health in dentistry

Posted by Rafael Silva on May 30, 2023

Dental professionals are often overlooked when discussing mental health in the healthcare industry. Behind your white coats and confidence, many clinicians battle a set of unique struggles. The demanding nature of your work, high patient expectations, and the pressure to maintain a flawless reputation can all take… Read More

The elephant in the operatory: Sustainability and the single-use mouthpiece

Posted by Darina on April 21, 2023

Happy Earth Day! Dentistry is not known as an environmentally-friendly field – disposable material that does not easily decompose, significant water use, and many other items that lead to an enormous amount of waste. But sustainability has always been a big priority for us, and based on many… Read More