While writing my message for this summer issue, John Mayer’s song “Wildfire” started playing on the radio. It started me thinking about what summer means. The song says, “… a little bit of summer is what the whole year’s all about.” After the past 2 years of rethinking, regrouping, and reopening, we’ve all worked so …Read Column
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Do you remember hearing your inner voice during your last surgery? What about your reflections later that night? I know that anxious thoughts don’t feel great when your mind replays them. “I hope my patients gave their full health history and follow my post-op instructions.” “There’s a little extra bleeding. Let me check a few …Read Column
When preparing my first message of 2022, I was looking for inspiration. I found a quote by author Richelle E. Goodrich, which said, “Revitalized, I find the strength to battle new tomorrows.” She added, “This year, I survived. Next year, I will thrive!” Revitalization is a key to continuing to grow and prosper in the …Read Column
The future of implant dentistry has never been brighter. With that being said, it has also become very crowded with more dentists providing some form of dental implant care. So how does one stand out in a crowded marketplace? Let’s start by understanding the real problem: As a profession we haven’t truly made it easy …Read Column
“I am a gladiator! Winter is my season. This is my time. I will not be denied. … I will add more value than anyone else. … Give me your fears, give me your limitations, and I’ll give you results. I am a gladiator!” — Tony Robbins Welcome to our winter issue! The above inspirational message …Read Column
I have placed over 2,000 implants as a full-time practicing general dentist, and I must have used almost every system under the sun. Not to “toot my own horn,” but I am very comfortable just picking up a new system, reading the catalog, reviewing the surgical and prosthetic protocol, and letting it rip. However, that …Read Column
In looking back, most of us felt that last year was a roller coaster ride. We got shoved into that buggy, fastened our seat belts, and hung on. Dentists hurtled around all of the new rules and regulations that were unveiled each day. You skidded around corners that held unknown aerosol dangers, careened past roadblocks …Read Column
”I’ve been to five other dental offices, and all have said I don’t have enough bone for dental implants, so I guess I’ll just have to deal with these loose dentures for the rest of my life,” solemnly explained 79-year-old Ms. Mary. Embarrassed and disappointed, she sank deeper and deeper into the dental chair during …Read Column