Virginia Dentists Suspended For Trading Dental Work In Exchange For Opioids, Resulting In One Fatality

The opioid abuse crisis in this country seems to know no bounds. Now, doctors in our industry are part of the problem. But more than anything, it’s irrefutable proof that in this day and age of fake news online and systemic corruption, that you absolutely need to demonstrate that you run a trustworthy, transparent practice. This terrible tale leads us… Read More »

Are Dentists Bad Business People?

If you’ve ever read any of my articles in Dental Economics Magazine or The Profitable Dentist Magazine you know that I’m known for my “pull no punches” approach to business advice, mainly because it gets results. That being said…Before you get offended or upset with me about the topic of this blog post, understand that this is the direct opinion… Read More »

UPDATE: “Another Year. More Bankrupt Dentists.”

Last year around this exact time I wrote a very polarizing blog post that garnered a lot of media attention from the dental community and was viewed by over 103,175 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,… Read More »

Dentist’s Staff Had Instant “Relief” When He Did This One Thing…

Click the “Play Button” below (turn up that volume👇👇) and listen to Dr. Flores on why he did this one thing and his team had instant “stress relief”…OR if you prefer a quick read, there is a full transcription below. Daniel A. Flores DDS, MS, PC has no complaints about recently hiring THE ONLY 4X-Inc. 500/5000 winning dental marketing agency Local Search For… 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 »

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 1 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. 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. This week, here’s what you’ll learn: The unfortunate reason why some industry “experts” have polluted the profession by preaching that marketing and selling are bad, and all you have… Read More »

The REAL Reason Why You Have Too Many NO SHOWS (and it’s not what you think!)

As founder and CEO of one of the most reputable, successful and fastest growing companies in all of dentistry….I’ve had the unique privilege of helping thousands of dentists all over the world leverage their existing practice and generate more phone calls, more new patients/referrals, and most importantly….MORE PROFIT in their practice.  I want you take a moment and really get… Read More »

Is Your Dental Practice Neglecting Your Patients And Their Best Interests?

Guest Post By Dr. David Moffet, The Ultimate Patient Experience In the delivery of World Class Dental Customer Service the most important outcome, or measure, is really quite simple. A successful dental practice must have one hundred percent of its scheduled appointments kept and attended by the patients who make those appointments. Any time that we have appointments missed or… Read More »