Best Dental Office Practice Books
Here you will get Best Dental Office Practice Books For you.This is an up-to-date list of recommended books.
1. You Are The Team: 6 Simple Ways Teammates Can Go From Good To Great
Author: by Michael G. Rogers
A must read for every member of your team if you are serious about upping the level of teamwork. Finally, a book to help members of your team(s) and/or organization(s) to become stronger and more connected and committed team players.
You Are the Team6 Simple Ways Teammates Can Go from Good to Great is both engaging and practical. Author Michael Rogers uses a variety of inspiring and entertaining stories to highlight each concept in the book. Thought-provoking introspective questions are found at the end of each section to help readers reflect on how they are currently applying each team concept.
The end of the book includes an eye-opening assessment with 32 questions to gauge the overall effectiveness of each member of your team. After reading You Are the Team, members of your team and/or in your organization will think differently about how they personally contribute to teamwork.
Inspire and move members of your team to:Work more selflessly by focusing on the team firstHonor commitments by doing what they say they will doBe more honest, bold and direct in discussions, including meetingsTake accountability for their performanceProactively seek and embrace feedback from teammatesImprove personal gratitude for leaders and teammatesBring more positive energy to the teamRefrain from negativity and gossipCompliment more regularly and celebrate successes more frequentlyBe more respectful and kinderDemonstrate greater empathy and improve understandingGo the extra mile for the teamImprove personal focus on goalsBring solutions, not problemsInspire and leadWould you agree that team members committing and acting on just a few of these concepts would improve connection, collaboration and ultimately teamwork?
2. CDT 2021: Current Dental Terminology
Author: by ADA
To find the most current and correct codes, dental professionals can trust CDT 2021: Current Dental Terminology book, e-book, and mobile app, which was developed by the ADA, the official source for CDT. 2021 code changes include: 28 new codes 7 revised codes 4 deleted codes CDT 2021 contains new codes for: Counseling for the control and prevention of adverse oral, behavioral, and systemic health effects associated with high-risk substance use, including vaping Medicament application for the prevention of caries Image captures done through teledentistry by a licensed practitioner to forward to another dentist for interpretation Testing to identify patients who may be infected with SARS-CoV-2 (aka COVID-19) Features: Developed by the ADA, the official source for CDT codes Full descriptors for every code Chapter on code changes Section on ICD-10-CM codes related to dentistry Alphabetic and numeric indexes CDT 2021 codes go into effect on January 1, 2021.
Don t risk rejected claims by using outdated codes.
3. Dental Operations Manual: Detailed Systems to Run your Dental Practice (Dental Manuals from Dental Success Network)
Author: by Addison Killeen DDS
A 250+ Page Operations Manual that will give you detailed systems to help run your dental practice including Foundational Elements, Back Office Systemization, Front Office and Billing Routines, Human Resources Guidance, Positional checklists, Marketing Resources and Patient Experience verbiage. With all this as an example, you will have no trouble finishing your own Operations Manual for your practice so that you are not reliant on a few key players- but that everyone plays in the system.
Online documents available that will correlate to the handbook will also speed up the learning curve and allow you to maximize the potential this book holds. Don’t waste weeks and months doing it yourself, copy this one- and make yours even better!
4. The Stress-Free Dentist: Overcome burnout and start loving dentistry again
Author: by Dr. Eric Block
Are you a stressed-out dentist?You aren’t alone. Dental school does not prepare us for the non-clinical side of dentistry: student loans, overhead, patient interaction, insurance companies, and staff issues to name a few. Although many of us share these struggles, we also feel deeply alone.
Dentists, you’re not alone anymore. Your health and happiness matter and Dr. Eric Block is here to help.Anxiety?He’s been there.Burnout?He’s done that. Recovery and getting back to loving dentistry again? Yes, he did-and you can, too.
Whether you’re a dentist, associate, thinking of transitioning, or practice owner, this book is for you. Dr. Block addresses the mental health epidemic among dentists with a solution-focused approach that relies heavily on peer support and taking action. Dr. Block gets honest with his peers, sharing stories about struggling with common challenges of dentistry: financial stress, personal issues, anxiety, addiction, and burnout.
These stories and solutions will help you break down your breakdown and figure out your best steps back to greater health and happiness. Block your burnout, reduce your stress, and make your job work for you.
5. DAT Study Guide 2021-2022: DAT Review Secrets for the Dental Admission Test, Full-Length Practice Exam, Step-by-Step Video Tutorials: [4th Edition Prep Book]
Author: by Matthew Bowling
Mometrix Test Preparation’s DAT Study Guide 2021-2022 – DAT Review Secrets is the ideal prep solution for anyone who wants to pass their Dental Admission Test. The exam is extremely challenging, and thorough test preparation is essential for success. Our study guide includes:Practice test questions with detailed answer explanationsStep-by-step video tutorials to help you master difficult conceptsTips and strategies to help you get your best test performanceA complete review of all DAT test sectionsPerceptual Ability TestReading Comprehension TestQuantitative Reasoning TestSurvey of Natural Sciences TestMometrix Test Preparation is not affiliated with or endorsed by any official testing organization.
All organizational and test names are trademarks of their respective owners. The Mometrix guide is filled with the critical information you will need in order to do well on your DAT exam: the concepts, procedures, principles, and vocabulary that the American Dental Association (ADA) expects you to have mastered before sitting for your exam.
6. CDT 2021 Coding Companion: Training for the Dental Team
Author: by ADA
New codes, new staff, new diagnoses these situations can slow down the billing process and cause coding confusion. This training guide and companion book to CDT 2021: Current Dental Terminology compiles more than 200 frequently asked coding questions and gives the answers dentists and dental teams need.
It also presents more than 140 common dental coding scenarios and explains how to properly resolve them. The CDT Companion explains codes dealing with: Counseling for the control and prevention of adverse oral, behavioral, and systemic health effects associated with risk substance use, including vaping Medicament application for the prevention of caries Image captures done through teledentistry by a licensed practitioner to forward to another dentist for interpretation Testing to identify patients who may be infected with SARS-CoV-2 (aka COVID-19) Features: Developed by the ADA, the official source for CDT codes.
Organized by category of service so information is easier to find based on the specific needs of your dental practice. Illustrated section on coding for implants. Explains ICD-10 Diagnosis codes and how they relate to dentistry. Index by numeric code.
7. How to Buy a Dental Practice: A Step-by-step Guide to Finding, Analyzing, and Purchasing the Right Practice For You
Author: by Brian D Hanks
If you’re thinking about buying a dental practice, you must read this book. Thousands of dentists go through the process of buying a dental practice every year. Did they choose a good practice? Did they buy at the right price?
Did they buy at the right time? The stakes are high to get the RIGHT answers to those questions. Buy the wrong practice and you’re looking at stress, money worries, angry staff and patients, and a frustrated family that doesn’t see you as much as they’d like.
Buy the right practice, like many do, and you have the foundation upon which to thrive – happy, relaxed, wealthy and positively impacting the lives of patients and living the life of your dreams. Unfortunately, the process of how to buy a dental practice remains a black box for the majority of buyers.
Advice, tips and information are spread across magazines, blogs, online forums and podcasts with no easy way to tell the good advice from the bad.Until now. How to Buy a Dental Practice walks buyers step-by-step through the process of finding, analyzing, and purchasing a great dental practice.
8. Dental Startup Manual: Complete Guide to Your Startup Journey (Dental Manuals from Dental Success Network)
Author: by Addison Killeen DDS
Patients’ well-being always comes first not only in oral health, but also in medical emergencies in the dental office. Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office (Practical Guide) from the American Dental Association trains the dental team to prepare for, identify, and manage any health issues that may arise on site.
Whether a patient has a seizure, an allergic reaction, or another instance that requires immediate care, this book + e-book provides access to videos and three CE credits. Features include: List of recommended equipment and supplies for a dental emergency kit Detailed duty sheet instructing each team member of their tasks during a medical emergencyStep-by-step instructions to aid in identifying and managing common medical emergencies, such as fainting, asthma attacks, allergic reactions, seizures, diabetic events, high and low blood pressure, strokes, and cardiac arrest Staff training videos to watch via DVD or online include: 1.
It Won’t Happen Here: This video explains what constitutes a medical emergency, factors that increase the likelihood of a medical emergency, and the components of a medical emergency kit 2. My Role in a Crisis: Details the assignment and duties of roles in a medical emergency 3.
10. By the Numbers: A Guide to Buying and Running Your Dental Practice
Author: by Addison Killeen DDS
Owning and operating a dental practice can be difficult and confusing. However, it doesn’t have to be that hard! By The Numbers is a powerful guidebook to running your dental practice using the most powerful statistics available. Using these numbers, you will ensure profitability and success by only focusing on the numbers that make a significant difference in the daily operations of your dental practice.
Here’s a few of the things you’ll find: – A step-by-step guide to purchasing your first or next dental office – Tax tips to save tens of thousands in the purchase agreement – The top 26 numbers that you need to run your entire operation – A few of the higher level numbers that will spur increased income growth- A Special Analytics section from Divergent Dental’s CEO Kevin Rossen
11. The Chairside Instructor: A Visual Guide to Case Presentations
Author: by American Dental Association
This full-color, spiral-bound resource covers a wide range of dental prevention and treatment topics, making it an ideal patient education tool as well as a learning resource for students of dentistry, hygiene, and assisting. The Chairside Instructor: A Visual Guide to Case Presentations is organized into 8 sections: 1.Oral Anatomy 2.
Prevention and Diagnosis 3. Gum (Periodontal) Disease 4. Decay, Cavities and Restorations 5. Tooth Replacement 6.Orthodontics 7.Cosmetic Options 8. Other Oral Conditions Updates to this edition include tooth erosion, gum recession and treatments, steps of cavity restoration (filling), tobacco and oral health, effects of sugar on teeth, and peri-implantitis.
Includes tabbed pages for quick flipping, and is laminated for easy clean up. Features over 250 full-color photos and illustrations.
12. The Goal Driven Business: A New Business-Building Methodology That is Simpler, Faster, More Profitable and Fun than Whatever You Are Doing Now — Especially for Professional Practices
Author: by Edward W. Petty
SPECIAL OFFER UNTIL JULY 11: $8.00 instead of $18. 00 retail cover price. FUTURE BUSINESS SUCCESS DEPENDS ON GOALS, NOT PERSONALITYYesterday’s model of professional practices and businesses are being left behind, lost in the new market place of the 2020’s. But this leaves a niche, a narrow opening for the best businesses to prosper and thrive.
Written by an entrepreneur and consultant who has been advising small business owners for 35 years, The Goal Driven Business: A New Business-Building Methodology is aimed to support the future of the professions and small businesses, which is changing dramatically. This essential guide explains that in this new decade, quality will be the #1 marketing advantage for small business success.
To survive, you have to scale your business to support customers, who are demanding more. This requires a highly expert organization. Author Edward Petty gives you a map, a step-by-step guide to achieve fast and long-term success in business. It shows how your business goes through five stages of development, and that by making 20 Big Shifts in your thinking and actions, you can achieve your business and life goals.
13. Bulletproof Hygiene: The Guide For Finding Fulfillment Through Purposeful, Profitable Hygiene
Author: by Brittany Simon
Brittany Simon and Charissa Wood, the highest producing hygienists in the nation, are sharing their combined knowledge and experience in the world of dental hygiene to catapult your career to the next level! In Bulletproof Hygiene, they take a deep dive into all aspects of the profession and share their personal wins and losses, tips, tricks, and actionable steps that lead to excellent patient care, healthy team culture, high practice profitability, and fulfillment within the profession.
14. Dental Practice Hero: From Ordinary Practice to Extraordinary Experience
Author: by Dr. Paul Etchison
Dr. Etchison is not your average dentist. A visionary leader, he combines marketing and business knowledge, clinical excellence, and leadership to create a thriving growing practice. And he wants to share this special knowledge with you. It’s time to set off on a quest to implement systems that take your practice to the next level inspire your team to greatness and help you become the visionary leader who can transform your practice and your life.
In Dental Practice Hero, the reader will learn the systems Dr. Etchison used: -to grow his startup to 1M in collections the first year, and continue to grow 30-40% each year after to almost 3M in just 5 years and still growing!
And all out of 5 ops! To destress the day to day of running his practice, so that he could only do 3 days/week of clinical. To become the leader that influences practice culture so positively, that practice growth becomes organic.
Reviews: Paul’s book has all the elements necessary to assess your practice as well as your life and make it exceptional. Most books written for dentists, are designed to provide some cheerleading, give you a few helpful nuggets to improve you practice, and then motivate you to sign up with their consulting services.
15. The Bulletproof Practice
Author: by Peter Boulden
With very different and highly innovative business models, DR. PETER BOULDEN and DR. CRAIG SPODAK are redefining the dental industry standard of care and the patient + dentist experience. On their podcast, Bulletproof Dental Practice, they provide insight on what it takes to be competitive in the age of Uber, Amazon, and corporate dentistry.
With honesty, humor, and just enough profanity to keep things interesting, Peter and Craig take a deep dive into the business of dentistry, covering key aspects including team and practice leadership, metrics, creating a strong and compelling culture, social media, marketing, and guarding against corporate takeover.
Whether you re just starting out, in need of a tune-up, or looking to grow an already successful operation, Peter and Craig will help you build and realize your vision for a kickass practice that s not only successful, but also fulfilling.
16. Turn your Dental Practice into a Successful Business
Author: by Gabriel Asulin
# 1 AMAZON BESTSELLER IN THE DENTAL MATERIALS CATEGORY (JANUARY 2021) THE BOOK WAS TRANSLATED INTO SPANISH, ENGLISH, RUSSIAN, BULGARIAN AND HEBREW CONSIDERED THE BEST GUIDEBOOK IN THE DENTAL MANAGEMENT SECTOR. A Practical Guide for managing & marketing any dental practice. A proven method to increase sales and profitability by Gabriel Asulin, an international GURU.
Based on 15 years of consulting experience to hundreds of dental practices around the world. Turn your Dental Practice into a Successful Business is a bestselling book that offers practical solutions that can be easily applied in every dental practice in order to increase its sales and profitability very quickly.
The book translated into Spanish, Russian, Bulgarian and Hebrew and chosen as Amazon #1 Best seller in Dental Materials Category (Jan 2020). The book provides detailed answers to all the dental practice related marketing, management and sales questions or issues, which will allow you to increase the sales and profitability of your dental practice in a very short time.