Category Archives: GAGD Explorer Summer 2012 News

SUMMER 2012 GAGD NEWS: The AGD Turns 60 in the City of Brotherly Love

by Travis Watson, DMD, FAGD, GAGD President-Elect The 2012 AGD Annual Meeting in Philadelphia was eventful from beginning to end, highlighted by quality continuing education, an inspiring dental outreach project, and a governance session that seemed to be spearheaded by … Continue reading

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Editorial

by Tina Heil, FAGD, Editor Recently on PBS, Frontline aired a segment about the nation’s dental care system called “Dollars and Dentists” which describes our current situation as a “crisis.” One of the issues raised is access to care for … Continue reading

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Member Spotlight

GAGD PRESIDENT JOHN C. SIEWEKE GAGD has ushered in a new president, John C. Sieweke, DDS, MAGD. You may already know Dr. Sieweke based on his GAGD membership over the last 25 years, his participation in the MasterTrack Continuum, or … Continue reading

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Responding to OSHA Requests

Your office assistant just let you know that an investigator from OSHA is on the phone, what do you do? All of a sudden your heart starts to race, you start sweating, and you have less than a split second … Continue reading

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Being Found on the Web

I am often asked, “How do I get my web site to appear on the first page of Google?” Depending on the number of other practices in your market that are undoubtedly attempting the same feat, the list of answers … Continue reading

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Case Study #347: Ineffective Scheduling

An improved patient scheduling system added $114,000 in production. Poor scheduling is the most significant barrier to realizing the true profitability of a dental practice. It also results in unnecessary emotional and physical stress, affecting doctors and teams alike. By … Continue reading

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Congratulations

  Congratulations to Carol A. Wooden, DDS, MAGD on being elected Region 19 Trustee!

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