Dental Office Life

What Do Dental Patients Really Care About?

It seems like we’re always looking for ways to bring in new patients to keep our practice growing and healthy. But it’s just as important to make sure we’re keeping the patients that we already have. Sometimes they just disappear with no explanations and no good-bye. I always wonder what makes them just leave like …

Dental Office Life

What Sets Weave Apart From Other Patient Communication Systems

If you work in the dental field, you know there’s lots of patient communication systems out there. They all do pretty much the same thing; automate appointment reminders and simplify patient communications. I’ve used Solutionreach, Demandforce, and Revenuewell. All good systems, not a stinker in the bunch. But Weave outshines them all. Not only does …

Graves Disease

How To Cope With Perimenopause And Graves Disease

For my fellow Gravesters that are of a certain age, do you find it hard to decipher whether what you’re feeling is related to Perimenopause or Graves Disease? I’m in my late 40’s. Overall I’ve been feeling pretty good since my thyroidectomy. Except for random spells of night sweats, insomnia, mood swings, bloating, and periods …

Graves Disease, Thyroid Eye Disease

Things I’ve Learned About Graves Disease

One of the most frustrating things I’ve learned about Graves Disease, is that our lab results hardly ever match the way we feel. We’ve all had our doctor tell us that everything is ‘within normal range’ when, of course we’re feeling anything but normal. I think this was my first clue that Graves wasn’t only …