Connecting Dental Health Professionals

It’s the rare office I enter that has a complete (let alone up to date) office manual. I cannot stress enough how important that dental practices have a concise “how we do things here” manual including clear dental job descriptions. These job descriptions don’t have to be set in stone, but can be updated on [...]

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Graduation Looms…Now What?

March 9th, 2019

By Dr. Marynak | Blog

OK, you’re graduating, now what? I naturally thought I was supposed to work in private practice without considering anything else. Perhaps that was because I wasn’t aware that there was anything else. Whether you’re an assistant, hygienist, dentist or technician, there are many options and they all have their advantages and disadvantages. Since I’ve worked [...]

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You put in the work, made it through school, passed your exams, and now you’re a certified dental technician. Now what? Most of you have been working in a dental laboratory and made the decision to become certified. If that’s the case, awesome! During this process, you’ve undoubtedly found a good mentor, but if [...]

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Searching for a new job is a necessary task that requires targeted effort. Sometimes the search can seem more taxing than the job itself. Looking for and applying to dental jobs has its own range of questions to consider before making the plunge. Whether it’s dentist jobs, dental hygienist jobs, or dental assistant jobs, [...]

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Having the right team members in your office is undoubtedly one of the most crucial pieces to a successful dental practice. 

Without the right staff, dental offices will experience problems with patient retention, employee turnover, and monthly production numbers. And since dentistry is considered one of top ten most trusted and ethical lines of work [...]

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Let’s face it, the daily practice of dentistry is hard work. I have heard older dentists state that their back and neck hurt, their shoulders are tired, and they often wonder if their eyes are as good as they used to be. I’ve met hygienists whose hands, neck and backs are [...]

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As Dental Professionals, we all know that visiting the dentist is an important part of taking care of ourselves. Being greeted with a smile or a friendly tone over the phone can go a long way when it comes to retaining patients. The Dental Team from the Dentist to the Receptionist, from the Dental Assistant [...]

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3 Tips for Hiring the Best Dental Staff Possible

November 8th, 2018

By Dr. Marynak | Blog

Having a great Dental Team is a critical component for Dental Practices to attract and maintain loyal patients. Unfortunately, I wasn’t very skilled at finding the right Dental Staff; I only got lucky a couple of times and these Dental Health Professionals always stand out in my mind.

 

I always felt that finding the [...]

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The Dental Job Board

November 5th, 2018

By Dr. Marynak | Blog

I get a fair number of calls from various dental practices asking me if I have any resumes for dental assistants, dental hygienists or associate dentists they can review. When I try and explain that we’re a national online job board, there’s a long pause whereby I’m compelled to ask: “are you familiar with job [...]

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5 Characteristics of Highly Effective Teams

October 29th, 2018

By Dr. Marynak | Blog

I recently came across this wonderful article on Highly Effective Teams and I was reminded how rare this concept is and how I’ve only seen it a couple of times in my career. The one extremely effective team was that of Kim, Jeri, Bridget and Kimberly. We’re speaking of four women [...]

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