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The Nationwide Dental Staffing Job Board

By Dr. Deborah Marynak

Dentists and Dental Hygienists have a responsibility to care for the oral health of their patients, which is why it’s so essential to recommend patients stop using tobacco products. This includes informing patients about the health risks of smoking and tobacco use, as well as informing patients of the benefits of [...]

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Are You Wowing Them With Your New Patient Exam?

April 16th, 2018

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By Dr. Deborah Marynak

I remember when I was right out of dental school and working my first job. My boss prepped a lot of crowns on a lot of people and seemed to make a lot of money. It was what we were taught in school: fillings, crowns, bridges, dentures and partials. We tend [...]

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The Best Employees are Mentally Strong

April 15th, 2018

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By Dr. Deborah Marynak

When I look back on my journey from Dental Technician to Dental Hygienist, then on to Dentist and Practice Owner, I recall the naysayers that said the journey would never culminate. Others, including a Dentist Boss told me I “wasn’t Dental School material” and another moaned when she reminded me “how [...]

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Plan Ahead For Temporary Staffing

April 14th, 2018

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By Dr. Deborah Marynak

You’ve done it all, hired the consultant, developed a financial plan for daily, weekly and monthly productivity and then here comes flu season. Your hygiene department was right on point to produce the planned treatment and now your hygienist is sick. So what does that mean? I guess that depends on [...]

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Avoid the Malpractice Claim

April 12th, 2018

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By Dr. Deborah Marynak

I’ve seen many well intended friends in dentistry come under scrutiny by attorneys and dental boards because of their lack of proper documentation. In their defense, I felt that in many instances, the education I received in record keeping was lacking. I recall asking many instructors questions regarding the soaping technique [...]

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Can You Nail The Interview?

April 10th, 2018

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By Dr. Deborah Marynak

A good first impression can improve your career — and you have just five minutes to make one in a job interview. That’s how long it takes half of hiring managers to figure out whether a job candidate would be a good fit for a position, according to a recent CareerBuilder [...]

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National Oral Cancer Awareness Month

April 9th, 2018

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By Dr. Deborah Marynak

April is National Oral Cancer Awareness Month. We now know oral and oropharyngeal cancers are associated with the HPV 16 virus, as well as cervical, anal and penile cancers. My challenge to you is in raising awareness of this disease and looking for it with every patient treatment and especially during [...]

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What Experts Don’t Tell You!

April 2nd, 2018

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By Dr. Deborah Marynak

I know most you don’t receive the AARP Bulletin (stop laughing, your day is coming!), but I just read an article I can’t completely agree with based on my years of experience.

It’s entitled “WHAT THE EXPERTS DON’T TELL YOU”. The first section of the article is written by Dental Hygienist [...]

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So You’ve Been Asked To A Second Interview

March 30th, 2018

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By Dr. Deborah Marynak

You’ve made the cut and you’re excited! So now you need to focus and prepare because the candidate pool has been reduced and you’ll want to stand out. Here are some points we’ve compiled to help you prepare for that second interview.

1. Expect to meet more of the Team. If [...]

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Your Resume Says A Lot About You

March 29th, 2018

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By Dr. Deborah Marynak

When deciding to write about what a good resume looks like today, I researched the Modern Hygienist, Business Insider, Career Builder, and the professional placement firm: Robert Half. Collectively, the one point they all shared in making your resume stand out is your ability to communicate value. While many Dental [...]

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