November 15, 2020
Smile makeovers can be life-changing, but it requires adequate planning, with an end goal in mind. With advancements in adhesive dentistry, being minimally invasive is the way to go. A multidisciplinary approach to complex cases can enable one to achieve high-quality care.
September 8, 2019
With so many new tools and systems populating the digital dentistry and smile design space, a beginner often finds himself confused about the different terminologies and the clinical steps used. Dr Aslam Inamdar simplifies the digital workflow and the clinical procedures into 6 easy steps for anybody to understand.
November 12, 2016
The most common recommendation of dentists to patients is to brush twice a day, clean your tongue, use a mouth rinse and floss regularly. Flossing is in fact the one recommendation of dentists that patients find most difficult to do. Dentists, nevertheless, have insisted that flossing prevents gum disease and dental caries. But is there enough evidence that flossing is really essential to your overall oral health? Raging on the internet and many dental associations across the world is now a debate on whether flossing is of any help at all. It all started after a recent story by Associated Press (AP) that there is little evidence that flossing actually works. They reported that when the federal government issued its latest dietary guidelines, the recommendation of flossing had been removed. Even the government acknowledged that the effectiveness of flossing had never been researched as required. Dr.Niranjan Prabhakar, Executive Editor DT SEA speaks to two eminent Periodontists in India, Dr.Sudhindra Kulkarni and Dr.Rajeev Chitguppi to understand what they make of this new development in Oral health care. Is it good to say, good bye to flossing? Let us find out.
August 21, 2016
Dr. Sujit Pardeshi is a well known author, dentist, personality development-management trainer & public speaker. He has done his Masters in Business Administration in human resource management after completing his BDS. He is awarded ‘Certified National Trainer’ status by Junior Chambers International for soft skills & management skills. Labeled as India’s leading practice management Guru, Dr Sujit has developed special training modules for doctors in general and dentists in particular. A seasoned trainer, Sujit has conducted hundreds of seminars and workshops nationally as well as internationally. His two day course DentXL is highly recommended across the country. He has authored the bestseller book on dental practice management namely New Age Dentalpreneur – Develop A Competitive Edge & Build A Profitable Dental Practice, first of its kind by an Indian author/dentist. He has also written many articles in various dental publications. He is a pioneer and the only professional trainer of this kind in India, and is an authority on the practice of management.
August 20, 2016
Every dental practitioner in the world desires a profitable practice. Interestingly, the corner stone of a profitable dental practice is controlling initial capital expenditure and managing monthly routine expenses and the pricing decisions, maintenance of capital expenditure, funding expansion, recovering patient dues from Insurance companies or the patient and finally selling the practice before retiring. Here is an insight into how to manage your money and make the correct financial decisions in your dental practice. The author, Kiran Bindu has domain expertise in Finance. His areas of Interest are Financial Derivatives and Risk ManagementHe has over 14 years of Teaching Experience in some of the Best schools in Bangalore and France. He has Presented Papers in conferences at the International Week at ESC Clermont (an AACSB accredited French Graduate School of Management) in 2009 and published articles for Journals. His training on Financial Spreadsheet Modeling has enhanced the learning experience of thousands of his students over the past 14 years He is involved is training executives in IFRS. He is a Partner in an Investment Advisory Firm called Mentes Capital where he provides both Investment and trading calls to interested subscribers for various Investment packages.In his spare time Kiran is an avid fitness enthusiast. He likes reading anything on Finance and follows global financial markets keenly.