This electronically delivered self-instructional program is designated for 1.5 hours of CE credit by Farran Media.
AGD Code: 550.
The fee to view the entire series is $160. This cost includes all fees to take all exams and claim your CE credits.
Participants will learn the differences between just a nice looking website, and a dental consumer friendly/effective website. Search engine optimization is defined as are the steps necessary to gain full benefit from investment in search engine optimization.
Participants will quickly discover that the internet and how to exploit it as an effective promotion medium, doesn’t have to be filled with technical jargon! A very clear, understandable, and statistically backed path of understanding is provided. Participants will learn how to invest a portion of their budget in the internet over time. Pros and cons of each opportunity are defined and prioritized.
Description of Speaker:
Howie Horrocks: Howie is the author of two dental best sellers, Unlimited New Patients, Volume ONE and Unlimited New Patients, Volume TWO; Trade Secrets of America's Dental Marketing Guru. And now, he is a co-author of Unlimited New Patients, Volume THREE. He is the Founder and CEO of New Patients, Inc., the advertising agency exclusively for dentists. He has authored articles on the subject of new patient promotion for publications such as Dental Economics, Dental Products Report, Dentaltown Magazine, The Richards Report, The Independent Dentist, The Profitable Dentist, The Advertising Dentist, Inside Dentistry, Dental Practice and Finance and others. Dr. Howard Farran has called him, "Dentistry's Number One Marketing Man." He has received accolades and endorsements from virtually every leader in the dental profession.
Mark Dilatush: Dr. Howard Farran said of Mark, "multitudes of dentists have benefited from the wisdom and integrity that Mark brings to every project. His thoughtfulness and sincere approach has aided scores of dentists in finding their path to greater dental success." Mr. Dilatush is a co-author of Unlimited New Patients – Volume THREE. Mark is the Vice President and partner of New Patients, Inc. Mark has spent the past 24 years teaching dentists and their teams how to better promote, manage, and analyze their practice. Mark writes and lectures on the implementation of advanced practice management principles and practice marketing to dental organizations and study clubs throughout the nation. You may have read some of Mark’s articles in recent issues of Dentistry Today, DentalTown, The Profitable Dentist, and many national e-newsletters. Many dentists also appreciate his straightforward advice on the DentalTown and ACEsthetics dental forums.
Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to achieve the following:
- Using a commonly understood analogy, the promotion opportunity that the internet provides is discovered and understood
- Using completely non-technical communication, participants will learn the proper steps as they invest the internet portion of their annual marketing budget
- The characteristics of an effective website design are presented and contrasted against ineffective websites
- Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is introduced, defined, discussed, and prioritized within the participant marketing budget
- Search Engine Marketing (SEM) is introduced, defined, discussed, and prioritized within the participant marketing budget
Howie Horrocks declares being the Founder/CEO of New Patients, Inc.
Mark Dilatush declares being the Vice President of New Patients, Inc.
|Approved PACE Program Provider|
FAGD / MAGD Credit
Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or
provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement.
1/1/2016 to 12/31/2018
Provider ID# 304396
|Farran Media is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider.|
ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry.
|This activity meets the educational criteria required for verifiable Continuing Professional Development under the General Dental Council Lifelong Learning scheme and represents 1.5 hours of verifiable CPD.|
The CE provider (Farran Media) uses reasonable care in selecting and
providing content that is accurate. The CE provider, however, does not
independently verify the content or materials. The CE provider does not
represent that the instructional materials are error-free or that the content
or materials are comprehensive. Any opinions expressed in the materials are
those of the author of the materials and not the CE provider. Completing one or
more continuing education courses does not provide sufficient information to
qualify the participant as an expert in the field related to the course topic
or in any specific technique or procedure. The instructional materials are
intended to supplement, but are not a substitute for, the knowledge, expertise,
skill and judgment of a trained health care professional.
Continuing education credits issued for completion of online CE courses may not apply toward
license renewal in all licensing jurisdictions. It is the responsibility of each registrant
to verify the CE requirements of his/her licensing or regulatory agency.
to see a list of computer requirements before taking the course.
State CE Requirements:
for CE requirements by state. Please note that this information is current as of the time of listing. This information is subject to change at any time from the state boards. For the most up-to-date information, please contact your state board directly.
There are no refunds for Online CE courses. Please contact technical support if you run into technical difficulty.
For any questions, please contact Howard Goldstein, DMD, Director of Continuing Education