Category Archives: GAGD Explorer Spring 2012 News

A Weekend Well Spent at the 2012 General Dentistry Symposium

Thanks to a wide variety of quality exhibitors, six engaging speakers, and a record high attendance, the GAGD 2012 General Dentistry Symposium was a highly successful continuing education event. Covering topics ranging from dentures to esthetics to social media marketing, … Continue reading

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Modern Technology for Dental Communication “Can You Hear Me Now?”

  One popular cellular service provider has done a great job branding this question into our heads over the past few years. We’ve all seen the guy with dark rimmed glasses with the sea of people behind him supporting the … Continue reading

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Call to Action!

The best thing you can do is the right thing; the next best thing you can do is the wrong thing; the worst thing you can do is nothing.”  – Theodore Roosevelt At the GAGD 2012 General Dentistry Symposium, President … Continue reading

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Mastertrack IV Update

Most recently, the Mastertrack IV class enjoyed a weekend of hands-on experience in orthodontics and pediatric dentistry. Rick DePaul, DDS presented his Powerprox – Six Month Braces program including experience placing brackets and arch wires.     Greg Psaltis, DDS … Continue reading

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It’s Your Business to Know

By Robert A. Kerr, DDS As we find ourselves enjoying the spring of 2012, now is a perfect time to take a fresh look at your plans for the future through the lens of a businessperson.  Learning to view your … Continue reading

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Dental Hygiene and the New Economy

Recently, I was asked to comment about my observations relative to the new economy and its effect on dentistry. As a practice management consultant, I am “on the ground” in multiple dental practices each week. I began to notice that … Continue reading

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Potential Legal Risks Associated with Groupon

With the explosion of social media and online marketing, members of the dental community must be aware of the risks associated with the new strategy.  While dental practices have successfully utilized the services of Groupon to attract new patients, it … Continue reading

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