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CEREC® CAD/CAM Restorations & Laser Dentistry Safety: Mastering Technology in the Dental Space

Dhaval Patel, DDS, PDS®-supported owner dentist and PDS Institute® faculty member, authored the article “Texture Will Make or Break Your Anterior Case: An Important Part of Making CEREC® Restorations Look Natural,” that was published in the Q3 2016 issue of CERECDOCTORS.COM. In his article, Dr. Patel shared two cases demonstrating tips for matching the surface texture of a single […]

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Educating Clinicians at SIROWORLD

Thousands of clinicians came together at the first annual SIROWORLD meeting held August 11-13 in Orlando, FL. This year, two PDS®-supported owner dentists and PDS Institute® faculty members were among the subject matter experts selected to speak at this event. Dr. Jacob Dent presented best practices for treating patients with special needs in the dental office. […]

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Tips to Effectively Communicate with Patients

Valerie Kendrick, professional development coach for the Rocky Mountain and Midwest regions, coauthored the article “Top 5 Things We Say to Turn Off Patients,” that was recently published by DrBicuspid.com.   In this article, the authors describe five common things doctors say that are often misperceived by patients and offers small changes in language that […]

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3 Tips To Increase Implant Case Acceptance

Dr. Judd Boehme, PDS®-supported owner dentist, authored the article “3 Tips to Increase Implants Case Acceptance,” that was recently published by DrBicuspid.com. In his article, Dr. Boehme discusses the following three steps that can help create a better experience for patients and increase implant case acceptance. “Right when we think that everyone is on the same page, […]

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3 Principles to Avoid the Pitfalls in Practice Ownership

Dr. Cody Mugleston, PDS®-supported owner dentist and PDS Institute® faculty member, authored the article “3 Principles to Avoid the Pitfalls in Practice Ownership,” that was recently published by DrBicuspid.com.   In his article, Dr. Mugleston shares his experiences as a new owner dentist, recalling the time he purchased his first practice, “I had no idea how […]

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Enhance Your Practice Through Dental Photography

3 Steps to Enhance Your Practice Through Dental Photography By Dr. Scott Cairns Dr. Scott Cairns, PDS®-supported owner dentist and PDS Institute® faculty member, authored the article “3 Steps to Enhance Your Practice Through Dental Photography,” that was published in the July issue of Dental Economics.   In his article, Dr. Cairns discussed the use […]

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A Closer Look at a DSO Business Model

Jan LeBeau

Dental Hygiene Beyond the Traditional Practice Model Is a DSO Business Model Right for You? By Jan Lebeau, RDH, BS, Chair of Dental Hygiene Jan LeBeau, RDH, BS, chair of dental hygiene for the PDS Institute®, authored the Guest Editorial published in the May-June 2016 issue of Access Magazine, a publication of the American Dental […]

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Always Scan Biocopy Folder for Anterior Restorations

A Tip to Prevent a Compromised Result Dr. Dhaval Patel, PDS®-supported owner dentist and PDS Institute® faculty member, recently published an article in the Q2 | 2016 issue of CERECDOCTORS.COM magazine.   In his article, “Always Scan Biocopy Folder for Anterior Restorations,” Dr. Patel used case studies to demonstrate the importance of utilizing the CEREC® Biocopy folder. Dr. Patel […]

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Tips to Effectively Treat Special Needs Patients

4 Steps Every Dentist Can Take to Serve Autistic Patients By Jacob Dent, DDS The Summer 2016 issue of The New Dentist magazine featured an article authored by Dr. Jacob Dent, PDS®-supported owner dentist and PDS Institute® faculty member. In his article, “Four Steps Every Dentist Can Take to Serve Autistic Patients,” Dr. Dent shares […]

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Techniques for Socket Preservation Bone Grafting

Dr. Scott Keys

Material Selection and Techniques for Socket Preservation Bone Grafting Continuing Education (CE) Article Dr. Scott Keys, PDS®-supported owner dentist and PDS Institute® faculty member, authored the CE article “Material Selection and Techniques for Socket Preservation Bone Grafting,” which was published in the June issue of Inside Dentistry.     In his article, Dr. Keys discussed the […]

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