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Integrating Teledentistry into Your Practice - Online Webinar
Integrating Teledentistry into Your Practice - Online Webinar

Dentistry Today has created a webinar that offers different strategies for incorporating teledentistry into your practice. This webinar features a panel of four telehealth experts who share their insights into how dentists can integrate teledentistry successfully into their practices.

According to the webinar, teledentistry offers many benefits including cost savings to your practice. The preservation of personal protective equipment (PPE) throughout the pandemic has been very important among all medical professionals. Virtual appointments can be a good option for those patients in need of only consultation. They don't require new ...

Your Practice
Integrating Teledentistry into Your Practice - Online Webinar

Dentistry Today has created a webinar that offers different strategies for incorporating teledentistry into your practice. This webinar features a panel of four telehealth experts who share their insights into how dentists can integrate teledentistry successfully into their practices.

According to the webinar, teledentistry offers many benefits including cost savings to your practice. The preservation of personal protective equipment (PPE) throughout the pandemic has been very important among all medical professionals. Virtual appointments can be a good option for those patients in need of only consultation. They don't require new ...

Tips for Managing Dental Anxiety
Tips for Managing Dental Anxiety

Many people experience a little anxiety when contemplating their next visit to the dentist, especially children. If unaddressed, dental anxiety can rise to levels that interfere with the delivery of the care and services that young patients need for healthy development and ongoing good oral health. The following tips and behavioral strategies can help overcome their fears.

  • Information: Provide the appropriate information using understandable words and terminology. Describe the procedure and what the patient will experience, like noises, vibrations, and tastes.
  • Relaxation: Use active relaxation strategies for patients who are visibly anxious. Techniques like ...
Communication
Tips for Managing Dental Anxiety

Many people experience a little anxiety when contemplating their next visit to the dentist, especially children. If unaddressed, dental anxiety can rise to levels that interfere with the delivery of the care and services that young patients need for healthy development and ongoing good oral health. The following tips and behavioral strategies can help overcome their fears.

  • Information: Provide the appropriate information using understandable words and terminology. Describe the procedure and what the patient will experience, like noises, vibrations, and tastes.
  • Relaxation: Use active relaxation strategies for patients who are visibly anxious. Techniques like ...
Latest Trends in Dentist Participation in Medicaid and CHIP
Latest Trends in Dentist Participation in Medicaid and CHIP

A recent analysis from the Health Policy Institute (HPI) supported by the American Dental Association (ADA) presents some of the latest trends in the participation of dentists in Medicaid and CHIP. According to HPI's database, 43% of U.S. dentists participate in Medicaid or CHIP for child dental services. Of those dentists, 49% are ...

Your Practice
Latest Trends in Dentist Participation in Medicaid and CHIP

A recent analysis from the Health Policy Institute (HPI) supported by the American Dental Association (ADA) presents some of the latest trends in the participation of dentists in Medicaid and CHIP. According to HPI's database, 43% of U.S. dentists participate in Medicaid or CHIP for child dental services. Of those dentists, 49% are ...

Dental Quality Alliance Virtual Conference: May 19-21
Dental Quality Alliance Virtual Conference: May 19-21

The Dental Quality Alliance (DQA), established by the American Dental Association (ADA), will be holding its biannual conference from May 19-21. This virtual, live event will be held between 9 a.m. and noon each day. If you have registered but are unable to view a live session, all sessions will be recorded and readily available to view at your convenience.

This year's conference is titled "Disruption for Change: The Impact on Oral Healthcare" and will cover the ...

Quality Improvement
Dental Quality Alliance Virtual Conference: May 19-21

The Dental Quality Alliance (DQA), established by the American Dental Association (ADA), will be holding its biannual conference from May 19-21. This virtual, live event will be held between 9 a.m. and noon each day. If you have registered but are unable to view a live session, all sessions will be recorded and readily available to view at your convenience.

This year's conference is titled "Disruption for Change: The Impact on Oral Healthcare" and will cover the ...

National Mental Health Month
National Mental Health Month
May 2021
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National Mental Health Month
May 2021
Memorial Day
Memorial Day
Monday, May 31
Upcoming Events
Memorial Day
Monday, May 31