Dental Office Life

Is There Tension Between Your Hygienists and Assistants?

Is there tension between your Hygienists and Assistants? Even if you haven’t noticed it, it’s probably still there. It’s not the usual situation where sometimes people just don’t get along. There’s something specific between Hygienists and Assistants that just causes a lot of friction. If you’re wondering what it is, I can tell you because …

Dental Office Life

What To Do When Your Boss Hires A Consultant

  So, your boss has decided to hire a Dental Consultant.  He tells you that he just wants to ‘tweek’ a few systems in the office; not sign on for a whole office makeover.  But you know the truth.  Consultants aren’t ‘tweekers’.  Once they get their hands on an office, it’s all or nothing and …

Dental Office Life

How to Switch from Dental Assistant to Dental Front Desk

So you’ve mastered the art of Dental Assisting and now you want to move to the front desk.  Good for you!  Making the switch can be scary but don’t let that stop you.  Here are my tips on moving from back to front without stressing yourself out. Focus on what you do know instead of …