The Dental Practice Fixers

The Dental Practice Fixers


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I Need New Patients!
June 07, 2019

The most common desire of all dentists is obtaining more new patients. Tons and tons of them. Docs think that this is the magic fix – you get more new...

How Can I Boost My Perio Department? My Soft Tissue Management Program Is Non-Existent!
May 31, 2019

How does a dental practice know if they have a true periodontal therapy program or if they are just a “prophy palace?” In this episode, The Dental Practice Fixers, Dr....

My Office Manager Thinks My Fees are Too High
May 24, 2019

What happens when a doctor recommends treatment to his patients but then passes it over to the office manager to discuss the financial aspects as well as schedule? This seems...

Is it OK to Use CBD Oil in My Dental Office to Help My Patients’ With Their Anxiety?
May 17, 2019

CBD oil is everywhere. In case you are not familiar with it, CBD is extracted from a variety of the cannabis (marijuana) plant, but it does not contain THC. And...

Do All New Dental Patients Need X-Rays What if Your Patient Refuses
May 10, 2019

A new patient comes into your office and one of the first things she says is “I don’t want x-rays!” When questioned why not, the reason is that she simply...

For How Long Should Dentists Guarantee Their Work? Should They Guarantee it at All?
May 03, 2019

For some reason in dentistry we have been accustomed to not charging patients if they come in with something that broke that we did, no matter how long ago the...

The Doctor Gets Paid by the Day – Is it Fair to Ask Her to do THIS During Downtime?
April 26, 2019

We pay our doctor very well by the day and not by production. So since she is getting paid, is it OK to ask her to do other tasks when...

Doctor Creates a Tough Work Environment But Pays Well – Should Team Stay or Go
April 19, 2019

A team member asks what can be done about the doctor. He comes in late every day, after the first patient is seated. He never says hello to anyone and...

A Confrontation With a Patient Ends With a Bad Online Review
April 12, 2019

A doctor asks what he should do about a bad online review he received from a pissed off patient. It appears as thought the patient did not want radiographs and...

A Prosthodontist is Humiliating and Degrading the General Dentists in the Community
April 05, 2019

Welcome back to The Dental Practice Fixers podcast, dentistry’s most unique show! This week we received information that a prosthodontist in Colorado is spreading information in her community, basically telling...