“Another Year. More Bankrupt Dentists.”

Last year at this exact time I wrote a very polarizing blog post that garnered a lot of media attention and was viewed by over 100,000 dentists on Social Media that boldly predicted 2018 would be “the year of the bankrupt dentist”. There are often times in my career that I wish I was dead wrong, but unfortunately, over the… Read More »

Why You Should NEVER EVER Rely On Facebook For Your Dental Marketing & New Patient Generation

“Oh we’re not gonna take itNo, we ain’t gonna take itOh we’re not gonna take it anymore” Twisted Sister, “We’re Not Gonna Take It” *** WARNING: Prepare for an EPIC rant. Facebook really ticked me off this morning. And it’s certainly not the first time. I was getting ready to run an ad on Facebook’s platform that would market our… Read More »

7 Key Numbers Dentists Don’t Track (but should!)

Every dentist hopes that each year is better than the next, but unfortunately that is not how it usually goes. You set lofty goals, but have no real idea what your current numbers are, so hitting those goals is a moving, invisible target. Remember, you can’t manage what you don’t track and 99% of dentists are not tracking their numbers… Read More »

13 Ways To Get 5 STAR Online Patient Reviews

I don’t usually do this, but let’s get theoretical for just a second: Every satisfied patient of yours should bring you more patients, right? The ideal is for word-of-mouth to do all the work—for your happy patients to refer their friends and family to you, who in turn become patients. But what if you’re not quite at that stage? No… Read More »

13 SIMPLE Bulletproof Ways To “ask” Your Patients For 5 STAR Google Reviews Without Being Salesy nor Pushy!

I don’t usually do this, but let’s get theoretical for just a second: Every satisfied patient of yours should bring you more patients, right? The ideal is for word-of-mouth to do all the work—for your happy patients to refer their friends and family to you, who in turn become patients. But what if you’re not quite at that stage? No… Read More »

17 Ways To Get New Patients From Facebook

Are you having trouble engaging your patients on Facebook? Nearly every day I’m asked how to build fans and engage more patients on Facebook. Fundamentally, people want to know more about you before they decide to choose you as their dentist. They want to see what values you share with them and how they align with you and your practice.… Read More »

Georgia Woman Indicted For Allegedly Masquerading As A Licensed Dentist & The ONE Thing You’re Currently Doing To Drive Patients Away

“TRUST Is A Fragile Thing. Easy To Break, Easy To Lose And One Of The Hardest Things To Ever Get Back.” -Attributed to Zig Ziglar “Trust, But Verify.” -Ronald Reagan ***** It’s stories like this that test my faith in humanity to do the right thing and serve people properly and unfortunately give this great profession a black eye. In… Read More »

Survey Reveals That Dentists Hold Negative View of Dental Service Organizations (DSOs)

Over the last decade, as the only 4-time Inc. 500/5000 approved dental marketing agency in the industry, here at Local Search For Dentists® we have taken pride in helping the “little guy” win the big fight against the corporate raiders! It can be done, but you must take my advice accordingly…. Every industry evolves and changes, and dentistry is no exception.… Read More »

Prominent Internet Law Attorney Recommends Dentists Make Their Websites ADA Compliant Or Face Potential Litigation

Graig Presti, 4x Inc. 500/5000 CEO of Local Search For Dentists® and Prominent San Fransisco Internet Law Attorney, Karl Kronenberger, Discuss “Why Dentists Should Make Their Websites ADA Compliant Or Face Potential Litigation.” Here’s what you’ll learn: Why Dentists Are “Low Hanging Fruit” For Plaintiffs Attorney’s and ADA Lawsuits Why Adding An “Accessibility Link” To Your Practice Website Won’t Make Your… Read More »

Beyond The Chair™ (Part 2 of 3) with Graig Presti, MBA: “The Darkside of Dentistry and Why It’s Limiting The Growth Of Your Practice!”

Welcome to our new series, Beyond The Chair™, where we discuss issues facing today’s practice owner, and how to stay competitive in your market. Our discussion this week focuses on the Darkside of Dentistry (Part 2 of 3) . This week, here’s what you’ll learn: Why you have a moral and ethical obligation to serve as many patients as possible Why… Read More »