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Posted 1 day ago by Jordon Comstock in Navigating Dental Insurance Podcast (SayNoToPPOs.com)   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 2
Episode 2: Eliminating the Insurance Driven Mentality During Case Presentation with Alan Hollander
Case Presentation with Alan Hollander Alan Hollander began consulting healthcare professionals as an individual in 1985. Nine years later, with a team of over 50 and a roster of thousands of clients, the...Read More
Posted 9/20/2016 by jessegreen in Dr Jesse Green   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 42
6 Case Presentation Secrets Every Dentist Should Know
Enviable, isn’t it? The way some people manage things so effortlessly, when it’s so much harder for the rest of us. Some dentists manage to easily guide a patient the right way during case presentation. They step from one interaction to another, always getting what they...Read More
Posted 9/6/2016 by jessegreen in Dr Jesse Green   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 35
Do You Make These 6 Case Presentation Mistakes?
It’s not your fault. No one teaches you this stuff. No one tells you how to do case presentation elegantly, intelligently or strategically. So you make it up as you go along. You do the best you can, like the rest of us. And maybe you’re left wondering. Why do some people...Read More
Posted 8/25/2016 by OpenADentalOffice in How To Open A Dental Office   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 105
Increase CASE ACCEPTANCE: How patients say yes…the #1 Case Presentation Method that patients will NEVER FORGET
Increase CASE ACCEPTANCE: How patients say yes…the Patient IQ is important. But it’s worthless when compared to what you’ll learn in today’s episode. When you use this powerful...Read More
Posted 6/21/2016 by jessegreen in Dr Jesse Green   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 77
Psychological Hacks: A Cheat Sheet for Improving Case Acceptance
Imagine this. Your current patient is in the chair. You’ve just discovered they need some major work. You know it’s in their best interests to accept the treatment. But it’s expensive. You’ve got to present the case to them in the best way possible. In a way that...Read More
Posted 1/15/2016 by Dental Practice by Design in Dental Practice by Design   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 51
What You Are Missing!
Are you REALLY asking...Read More
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Posted 12/11/2015 by jennjanicki in Clinical Mastery Series - Online   |  Comments: 3  |   Views: 447
Use Visual Treatment Plans: Big Case Presentation Part I
by Jenn Janicki Executive Director Clinical Mastery Series Join us for a 6 part series presenting “best practices”, collected from more than 130 practices, who are getting the yes to large case treatment plans. For clinicians who have a high level of clinical training and...Read More
Posted 12/10/2015 by jennjanicki in Clinical Mastery Series - Online   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 186
#SmileStories: Using Photography in Case Presentation
By Dr. Jason Olitsky A 27 year old air traffic controller patient presented to the office for porcelain veneers. He has a girlfriend that has beautiful teeth and he desired a healthy and masculine smile. Evaluation of his smile was completed with the patient using a before picture of the full...Read More
Posted 12/4/2015 by jennjanicki in Clinical Mastery Series - Online   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 154
Phasing Treatment to Meet Patient’s Goals - #smilestories
By Dr. John Nosti As clinicians we are obligated to diagnose and present clinical findings to our patients that address decay, disease, degeneration; pathology of all kinds. It’s our job to present a path of treatment and therapy to prevent, cure or treat the issues that we encounter....Read More
Posted 11/3/2015 by jennjanicki in Clinical Mastery Series - Online   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 248
How to foster the need for comprehensive dentistry
By Dr. Eric Farmer I have had the pleasure to talk to many dentists, young and old across the country one of their biggest wishes is to do more of the kind of dentistry that fulfills them. I have learned over the years that I need to allow my relationships with my patients and staff be the...Read More
Posted 7/22/2015 by OpenADentalOffice in How To Open A Dental Office   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 132
1 Simple Tool to Triple your Results (in case presentation AND marketing)
1 Simple Tool to Triple your Results (in case pres How many patients would you have if you TRIPLED your marketing results? How would your profits look if you TRIPLED case acceptance? Hear directly from Jayme...Read More
Posted 12/20/2014 by Karoline Biami in Dental Hygiene Boost   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 258
The Secret to Presenting Treatment Without Pressure
That moment when you ask the patient to accept treatment can sometimes be a nerve wracking one. You’ve spent the entire appointment gathering up your data, and done your best to educate the patient but when it comes to asking “So, are you ready to get started?” you suddenly have...Read More
Posted 7/6/2014 by Sandy Pardue in Sandy Pardue, Consultant/Classic Practice Resources   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 16358
Consultant Tip: How to Increase Your Bottom Line
Do you know the best and easiest way to increase your bottom line or profit? It's by not having open time on your schedule, which is achieved by eliminating broken appointments and controlling your schedule. For every broken appointment and time left unfilled on the schedule, your bottom line...Read More
Posted 6/25/2014 by Sandy Pardue in Sandy Pardue, Consultant/Classic Practice Resources   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 19116
Consultant Tip: Handling a False Perception about Money During Case Presentation
Some people may think they cannot afford dental care when actually they can. Most people are very poor financial managers and when their money getstight they think in generalities and even fool themselves. They may even have a small amount of money in a savings account earning a very low percent of...Read More
Posted 6/19/2014 by Sandy Pardue in Sandy Pardue, Consultant/Classic Practice Resources   |  Comments: 2  |   Views: 21168
Consultant Tip: Appointment Wrap Up
Follow these steps at the end of each appointment with all patients to make sure you "wrap up" the patient's visit with positive communication while preparing them for their next appointment. STEP 1: Raise the chair so that the patient is in an upright position. You should remain seated facing...Read More
Posted 5/30/2014 by Sandy Pardue in Sandy Pardue, Consultant/Classic Practice Resources   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 24571
Consultant Tip: Be a Good Listener
One secret of good human relations to to ask questions, but to also be a good listener. People can tell when you are listening and they can also tell when you are truly interested in them and what they are saying. Encourage the other person to talk about themselves and to share their interests...Read More
Posted 5/29/2014 by Sandy Pardue in Sandy Pardue, Consultant/Classic Practice Resources   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 27243
Consultant Tip: Relationships in Business
Teddy Roosevelt said, "the most important ingredient in the success formula is knowing how to get along with people," Research has consistently shown that technical training is important, butthere is another side to business.Most of the success in service businesses is due to skills in human...Read More
Posted 5/28/2014 by Sandy Pardue in Sandy Pardue, Consultant/Classic Practice Resources   |  Comments: 1  |   Views: 26080
Consultant Tip: Educating Patients
There are many direct ways to educate patients. Seeing is believing and what we see carries much more impact and is more convincing than what we hear. We remember only about 10% of what we hear and about 85% of what we see. Use visual aids to back up what you say. Intraoral cameras, photos,...Read More
Posted 5/26/2014 by Kevin Tighe in Cambridge Dental Consultants   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 695
Case Presentaion Pointers
In a previous entry, I talked about percentage of staff pay and how to get that lowered by making your staff more efficient. The other way to get your percentage of staff pay into an acceptable range is to increase collections by increasing the percent of cases that are accepted. If your case...Read More
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Posted 5/19/2014 by Sandy Pardue in Sandy Pardue, Consultant/Classic Practice Resources   |  Comments: 1  |   Views: 29053
If a Patient Does Not Have Insurance, Do Not Mention It
When talking to patients about their needed dental treatment and financial arrangements, one of the first things we notice is whether or not they have dental insurance. It is very good if they do, of course, and this makes our job easier. However, if they do not have insurance you can make a...Read More
Posted 5/19/2014 by Sandy Pardue in Sandy Pardue, Consultant/Classic Practice Resources   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 27625
If You Promise Some Patients the Moon, They Won't Believe You
One of the most difficult things in human relations is convincing the pessimist they need something (including good dentistry). Many patients have experienced failure with their past treatments and have privately given up hope that anything can be successful. This is the reason they do not...Read More
Posted 5/19/2014 by Kevin Tighe in Cambridge Dental Consultants   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 828
Case Presentation Percentage
What is a good case acceptance percentage? Depends on what the 75% represents. If the doctor routinely presents abbreviated treatment plans then of course the percent will be higher. It's like quarterback with a very high "passer rating" who plays it too safe and mostly throws very short...Read More
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Posted 1/9/2014 by Sandy Pardue in Sandy Pardue, Consultant/Classic Practice Resources   |  Comments: 2  |   Views: 43517
Do Not Pre-Schedule Every Patient for Recare
So many practices are on automatic and take little time to evaluate a patient before scheduling appointments. This adds to the broken appointment problem. I'd liketo see practiceslook a bit closer before pre-scheduling recare appointments 3, 6 or 12 months in advance. If a patient hasa history...Read More
Posted 1/6/2014 by Sandy Pardue in Sandy Pardue, Consultant/Classic Practice Resources   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 39773
Financial Coordinators are Salespeople for Dental Treatment
The late Dr. Harold Wirth once said, "The people of America have the money to buy what they want; it is dentistry's responsibility to have them buy what they need." The Financial Coordinator and every other staff member in the practice should adopt the attitude above. First for the well-being...Read More
Posted 1/6/2014 by Kevin Tighe in Cambridge Dental Consultants   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 3781
What happened with that patient?
So you’ve done all you can to educate the patient, you’ve used models, x-rays, analogies, drawings, etc. The patient is now fully educated and understands what will happen if he or she ignores the problem. You’ve even received a statement from the patient that he or she is ready...Read More
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