In My Book, I stress the importance in having the ability to deal with all the demands of being a dentist in a busy office.  There are so many things to…

Dental Office Stakeout-Lessons in Customer Service

Dental offices would be wise to learn lessons in customer service from other industries. Take “Restaurant Stakeout,” a Food Network TV show, where restauranteur Willie Degel sets up hidden cameras in…

Here are two brothers who give continuing education courses and have private general dentistry practices.  I saw them in Nashville last February.  This is a really funny and well done,…

How To Study

With all the volume of material a dental or medical student has to remember, how do they do it?  Well, some do the “binge and purge” method, cramming the night…

Dental Schools Like My Book

The University of Alabama School of Dentistry (UAB) just bought a bunch of my books.  I am pleased they find it of use.  If they think it is pretty good,…

Position Available for Pediatric Dentist

Alabama Pediatric Dental Associates and Orthodontics is looking for a Pediatric Dentist to join our group.  I don’t usually blog post such an announcement, but with the great number of…

Thumb Sucking

Although I have addressed the issue many times in other posts, I just realized I don’t have a specific post on Thumb Sucking.  I hear all the time, “how do…

Rising DAT scores

The DAT or Dental Admissions Test measures a dental school applicant’s potential for success based on performance in several academic disciplines.  Here is a graph of the rising competitiveness of…