This electronically delivered self-instructional program is designated for 2 hours of CE credit by Farran Media.
The fee to view this course is $36.00. This cost includes the fee to take the exam and claim your CE credits.
Social media has taken all industries by storm especially the dental field. Hours and hours are spent online on social media sites. Your patients are there. You should be too. This course will show you why social media is not a fad and its here to stay and why you need to get started right away.
The internet has become one of they main ways potential new patients search for a new dentist. There has also been a fundamental shift in the way dentists communicate with their patients and prospective patients. Its called social media. Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, etc are just a few of the hundreds of social media sites available to communicate with the people who are in your social network.
Social media involves creating a buzz about your practice, building word of mouth, showing you care and encouraging conversation which you can be a part of. Dr. Leonard Tau has taken his fee for service office to the next level by incorporating social media in his practice and over the course of this presentation he will share his ideas and strategies that has helped him grow his practice over the years
Description of Speaker:
Dr. Leonard Tau maintains a full time private practice in northeast Philadelphia focusing on general, cosmetic, reconstructive and implant dentistry. He received his dental degree from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine and a Certificate in Advanced Education of General Dentistry from UMDNJ in Somerdale, NJ. Dr. Tau lectures locally and regionally to fellow dentists on internet marketing, online reputation management and social media.
Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to achieve the following:
- Why adverting and marketing are not the same thing?
- Why market on the internet?
- What, why and how of social media for your dental office?
- Why Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and a blog are the most important sites to be involved with?
- How to Grow Facebook Fans and how to ask for "Likes" How to get reviews on your wall to be read by prospective patients Learning about social media tools to help you manage your campaigns
- What mistakes dentists make on facebook?
- What are the objectives when using twitter Learn about Google +
Dr. Tau declares that neither he nor any member of his family have a financial arrangement or affiliation with any corporate organization offering financial support or grant monies for this continuing dental education program..
* A high speed Internet connection to view this course is highly recommended, but not required. A dial up connection will cause pauses in the audio and slides to load up slowly.
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FAGD / MAGD Credit
Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or
provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement.
1/1/2013 to 12/31/2015
Provider ID# 304396
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