REPLICATE Blog

Staying Up to Date and On the Forefront: Important Dental Events in 2018

It’s always important for dentists and implantologists to stay up to date on the latest dental innovations and new technologies. It can be overwhelming to keep track of everything and decide which continuing education opportunities to pursue. In this post, we’ll give you a place to start by highlighting some important upcoming dental events in 2018 in Germany and across Europe.
Topics: Dentist Marketing

Digital Marketing for Dentists, Lesson 13: Getting Visual with Dental Video Marketing on YouTube

Today’s digital-savvy healthcare consumers are drawn to online videos. We’ve already addressed finding and nurturing audiences by marketing your dental practice on social media channels like Facebook, Instagram, and LinkedIn. In this post, we’ll explain how to attract viewers to your dental practice using YouTube.
Topics: Dentist Marketing

The Technological and Natural Future of Dental Implants: An Interview with Maciej Michalak, PhD DDS

Dr. Maciej Michalak is a dentist and surgeon working at the forefront of dental implant technology. A user of the REPLICATE System, he sat down with us to discuss the current state of dental technology and treatment options for tooth replacement.
Topics: Innovation

Mothers Know Best: How to Effectively Market Your Dental Practice to Moms

It’s no secret that mothers are a powerful group when it comes to decision making and purchasing consumer products and healthcare. But how should dentists specifically approach this demographic group with care? In this post, we’ll discuss why it makes sense to target moms as an audience for your marketing campaigns—for instance by emphasizing dental care in pregnancy—and how you and your dental practice can best meet moms’ needs and win them over!
Topics: Patients

I Hate to Wait: Why the Dentist Waiting Room is a Pain, and What To Do About It

What is one of the biggest pet peeves for patients? Waiting! According to a Software Advice study, 97% of medical patients are frustrated by long wait times. Your patients have somewhere else to be besides your waiting room. Ideally, you can get them into the treatment room in a reasonable amount of time. However, making people wait is sometimes inevitable, so we’ll also offer suggestions for improving their time in your waiting area.
Topics: dentist blog

Book ‘em! How to Incorporate Online Appointments into your Dental Practice Management

Dentistry becomes more digital every day. You’re probably already using dental practice software that manages appointments, patient records, and finances. But have you implemented online appointment booking yet? In this post, we’ll tell you why allowing patients to schedule appointments online is a great idea you and your patients.
Topics: Practice Management

Exploring Alternative Treatments: Attract Dental Patients by Adding Minimally Invasive Treatments to Your Portfolio

Offering the best options for treatment leads to successful patient acquisition and retention. All dental patients can appreciate the reduced pain, discomfort, complexity, and recovery time associated with minimally invasive treatments. In this post, we’ll suggest some preventative and alternative dental treatments to add to your treatment roster. Make treatment and prevention easier for patients with minimally invasive dentistry!
Topics: Innovation

If You Offer It, They Will Come: Attracting New Dental Patients with Patient-Centric Marketing and Promotions

If you want to attract new dental patients to your practice, you need a strategy. Marketing your dental practice to new patients can be difficult—especially in big cities where markets tend to be oversaturated. A snappy looking website or good practice location may not be enough to grab the attention of new patients. In this post, we’ll explain how to attract patients with marketing and promotions that focus on giving dental patients what they are really looking for!
Topics: Patients

Digital Marketing for Dentists, Lesson 11: Creating a Visual Presence on Instagram

It’s 2016, and you’re not making the most of your dental practice marketing without taking advantage of famed photo and video sharing app Instagram. In this post, we’ll explain why you should use Instagram for your dental practice, and how to make the most of it with our Instagram tips. We’ll also introduce you to some best practices in use by dental offices worldwide on the Instagram platform.
Topics: Dentist Marketing

American Implantologists: Do You Know the Insurance Codes for Peri-Implant Mucositis and Peri-Implantitis?

Implant dentistry will only continue to grow with the advancement of minimally invasive technologies like the REPLICATE™ Immediate Tooth Replacement System continuing to improve surgical techniques, patient recover and esthetics. Dental implants in general have a very high success rate, and they can last a lifetime.
However, this does not mean we can take this success for granted, as implant failure can be commonly attributed to peri-implant mucositis and peri-Implantitis.
Prior to 2017, there were gaps in the dental coding system for the professional care clinicians needed to diagnose and treat these conditions and to help patients protect their investments.

 

Topics: Innovation