Archive | January, 2014

Group Practice: A Closer Look

Financial and administrative advantages mean group practice is on the rise By Sudhakar R. Chokka, DDS – PDS®-supported Owner Dentist Dr. Chokka writes: It is the probably the dream of every dentist to one day own their practice. Private practice, or solo practice, accounts for the majority of how dental care is delivered in the […]

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Making Dentistry Personal Again

Relationship building takes your practice to the next level By Richard I. Ashton II, DMD – PDS®-supported Owner Dentist Dr. Ashton states: Personalization is one of the keys to success in business. People respond when they feel that the options available fit their unique circumstances. Whether a practice is brand new or long established, providing […]

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The Battle Against Gum (Periodontal) Disease Needs to Be Fought by Both the Patient and The Dentist to Win

by Dr. Iyad Sood, MS – PDS®-supported Periodontist Recent studies have estimated that one out of every two individuals in the United States over the age of 35 has gum (periodontal) disease. This finding has sparked much concern because not only is periodontal disease the leading cause of tooth loss, but it has also been […]

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Sirona’s CEREC® Omnicam

Representing Cutting-Edge Technology in Pacific Dental Services’ Supported Practices by Dr. Bradford O’Neill, DDS – PDS®-Supported Owner Dentist Dr. O’Neill states that: Pacific Dental Services®’ (PDS) vision is to be a leader in providing supported clinicians with options for clinically-excellent healthcare tools and innovative management. They do everything in their power to support clinicians and […]

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Dentistry’s Proactive Role in Preventing Disease

by Jan LeBeau, RDH, BS – Director of Dental Hygiene at Pacific Dental Services® In this article, Jan LeBeau speaks to the importance of good dental health in preventing oral disease. The idea of preventive dentistry has not always been in practice, and the importance of proactive care continues to be emphasized to today’s patients. […]

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