It’s time to pay the piper.

Increasing collections for your dental practice is crucial to financial sustainability. When collections decrease as a percentage of production, cash flow suffers. A recent dental practice management update from Transitions Consulting Group suggests five ways to increase collections. One is linked to collecting outstanding patient debt. Take a step today by running a computer AR aging list […]

‘They Walk! They Talk! They’re Alive!’

Excited claims such as these decorate the package of the The Yakity-Yak Talking Teeth, which made their official debut in 1950.  According to Collectors Weekly blogger Lisa Hix, in the 1940s, toy inventor Eddie Goldfarb saw an ad for a false-teeth holder called a “Tooth Garage” and envisioned a pair of dentures, “chomping and sputtering down the road like a car, and parking […]

Do you have dragon breath?

  According to the ADA (American Dental Association) nearly 50% of the U.S. population has bad breath, and of those, 50% have chronic bad breath.  Conventional products often do not fix the issue, and instead mask it for a short time and make it worse in the long run. There are ways to determine if […]

We <3 dental humor.

It’s Friday and you’re looking for a dose of dental humor. Schedule some time with, whose tagline advertises “a jolt of current trends, innovations and quirks of dentistry.” A recent blog post by  Trish Walraven highlights the merits of DentiSign, a system of sign language specifically designed for dental office use.  The original DentiSign website showcases […]