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How Lasers Have Changed Dentistry

The use of lasers in dentistry have not only changed the experience for the patient, but it also has had an effect on how dentist work. Like other forms of technology, dental laser technology is constantly changing and evolving. What Are Lasers? According to an RDH magazine article, “a laser is a nondivergent, man-made, monochromatic,

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5 Signs You Need a New Dental Lab

Does your dental practice partner with an outside dental lab? Have you experienced issues with the quality of your dental lab’s products or service? If so, maybe it’s time your dental office considers partnering with a new dental lab. If you’re not sure whether to move on to another dental lab, here are some things

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The Advantages of Zirconium Crowns

Dental crowns are commonly used with implants to replace missing or decayed teeth. They can also be used as anchors for dental bridges and partial dentures. Porcelain and gold have long been the traditional materials composing crowns. Porcelain crowns can give a more natural look, but is more prone to chipping. Gold crowns are the

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How to Get New Patients Into Your Dental Office

Getting patients in through your doors is vital to your dental practice. Satisfied, returning patients are the life-blood of your dental office. You also need to regularly get new patients in for an appointment. Getting and retaining patients have been a source of frustration and discouragement for many dentists. Hundreds and even thousands of marketing

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How to Prepare Your Dental Practice for Success

Running a dental office can be challenging. You have to balance your professional dental knowledge and skills with business how-to in order to run all the other aspects of the business. You may have already known that before you went into dentistry. Most dental students are passionate about entering the field and using their dental

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Advances in Dental Lab Technology

Most of the technological advancements in dentistry have happened in the dental lab. Digital imaging, and 3D imaging have had a profound influence on the dental industry. The use of more durable, better looking materials have also changed the quality of the resulting product. Here are some specific advances in dental lab technology: Increased use

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Direct vs Indirect Dental Restoration

Did you know that there is more than one type of dental restoration? With advanced dental technology there is now multiple types of dental restorations. The two main types of dental restorations are direct and indirect. Whether you need a direct or indirect dental restoration depends on the extent and nature of your tooth issue.

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The Importance of Diagnostic Wax-Up

At Arrowhead, we aim to achieve high standards through all our work. Each of our products are carefully crafted with both dentist and patient in mind. Our dental white wax-up is no exception. It is one of our many products that can help you show your patients what is possible through today’s advanced dental technology.

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6 Questions to Ask Your Dental Lab

The relationship between a dental office and its dental lab is an important one. Dentists can’t offer patients services like crowns, dentures and veneers without a dental lab. To give the patients the care they need, communication between the dentist office and its dental lab is a must. Whether you’re a new dental practice establishing

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Four Most Common Problems Dentists Come Across While Placing Implants

Dental implants have become a popular dental procedure that is now commonplace in virtually every dental office. In fact, patients expect dental implants to be a service that is provided by their dentist. The vast majority of dentists know how to do this straightforward procedure. As straightforward as the procedure is, there are real risks

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