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How good is your clinic’s first impression?
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How good is your clinic’s first impression?

The first impression isn’t necessarily the last impression; however, it does often leave a sizable impact. Dental offices are no different because your patient’s first impression of your practice is crucial in order to determine his or her future with the practice as well as the practitioner. Creating a welcoming reception area and finding the…

Dentists – you can check more than just oral health
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Dentists – you can check more than just oral health

Dental health does not only comprise of checking out the oral fitness and hygiene. You can’t be a dentist and expect to treat the patient’s mouth alone. It is essential to be aware of your patients’ vitals like temperature, pulse, blood pressure, respiration. Why you may ask? The answer is simple. These are the things…

The Importance of Gaining Loyal Patients
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The Importance of Gaining Loyal Patients

This may sound rather clichéd but like all other fields, dentistry also requires that you ensure that the patient wants to come back to your practice. This will only be possible when patients are happy with the services and care that their dentists provide them. Keep in mind that your success as a dentist will…

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Is dentistry the right profession for you? Come find out

A career in dentistry is challenging but rewarding at the same time. As of 2017, dentistry has been crowned #1 in the ‘World’s 100 Best Jobs’ List. The most commonly raised question, however, is how does one know whether dentistry is their true calling? If you have a passion for welfare, creativity, and most importantly,…

How drug abuse drastically damages oral health
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How drug abuse drastically damages oral health

Drug usage is becoming increasingly common these days with around three million people starting drug intake every year. According to a study conducted by Dr. Hooman Baghaie, one in 20 people between the ages 15 to 64 years consumes drugs every year, with around 10 percent of them drug addicts or having some sort of…

How to manage patient anxiety in the dental clinic
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How to manage patient anxiety in the dental clinic

Patient anxiety, whether mild or severe, has a major influence on a patient’s perception as well as overall experience in a dental setting. Anxiety is associated with a wide array of triggering factors but normally, the primary cause has proven to be a gaping fear of the unknown. During the proceedings of a characteristic dental…

Stop Overusing Antibiotics In Dentistry
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Stop Overusing Antibiotics In Dentistry

The next time you are about to prescribe your patient an antibiotic for a toothache or an endodontic infection, stop, and reconsider. You may often come across patients who self-medicated their toothache with antibiotics. You will also find patients who insist on being prescribed antibiotics “just to be safe”. May people are conditioned to believe…

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