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44 | LET'S GET DIGITAL
A fully digital workfl ow " allows so many opportunities for
solving problems in new ways, " says Dr. Robin Henderson, who
likes how it gives her both control and creativity when it comes
to treating patients-not just in the restorations themselves but
even more so in treatment planning. She shares a case study to
illustrate the process, from intraoral scans and CBCT imaging
through 3D printing of models and aligners and CAD/CAMproduced
implants.
52 | SEEING IS BELIEVING
North Dakota dentist Dr. Kirsten Andrews says upgrading
to CBCT comes with a price tag, but the technology helped
transform her dental practice and created a great opportunity
for growth. To illustrate this, she shares three case studies in
which CBCT imaging helped her see issues that likely would
have been misdiagnosed otherwise.
58 | THE RULES OF THE GAME
Independent practice owners usually fall into one of a few
different categories, and how they defi ne their role informs
which steps they should take to help improve the success of
their business. In the fi nal installment of this series, Scheduling
Institute founder Jay Geier explains what dentists in each
category need to be aware of before a buyer makes an offer.
Offi ce Visit:
Dr. Ross Oberschlake
MESSAGE
BOARDS
The grand prize winner in our 2021 Townie Choice Awards
voter contest, this Waukesha, Wisconsin, dentist is an active
member of the Dentaltown message boards who says he
doesn't know how he got through dental school without
the Dentaltown community. This Townie describes dentistry
as " the perfect blend of artistry and medicine " and shares why
he thinks continuing education is so important for dentists
at all stages (and some tips he learned from his dinner with
Dentaltown founder Dr. Howard Farran).
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TRYING TO PUSH MYSELF AND PUSHED
MYSELF TOO FAR. OMFS BAILED ME
OUT. HELP ME OUT FOR NEXT TIME?
This Townie looks for some tips on how to handle
diffi cult extractions without referring out.
WORN DENTITION, COMPOSITE REHAB
Check out this treatment where composite
materials made for a great alternative to an
otherwise costly case.
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Dentaltown December 2021

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Dentaltown December 2021

Howard Speaks: Making a Different Kind of 5-Year Plan
Professional Courtesy: The PPO Pay Cut
Continuing Education Update
Poll: Clinical Technology
Message Board: Trying to Push Myself and Pushed Myself Too Far.
Message Board: Worn Dentition, Composite Rehab
Office Visit: Dr. Ross Oberschlake
Let's Get Digital — Dr. Robin Henderson
Seeing Is Believing — Dr. Kristen Andrews
Ad Index
The Rules of the Game — Jay Geier
2021 Dentaltown Townie Choice Awards
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Dentaltown December 2021 - Howard Speaks: Making a Different Kind of 5-Year Plan
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Dentaltown December 2021 - Professional Courtesy: The PPO Pay Cut
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Dentaltown December 2021 - Continuing Education Update
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Dentaltown December 2021 - Poll: Clinical Technology
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Dentaltown December 2021 - Message Board: Trying to Push Myself and Pushed Myself Too Far.
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Dentaltown December 2021 - Message Board: Worn Dentition, Composite Rehab
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Dentaltown December 2021 - Office Visit: Dr. Ross Oberschlake
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Dentaltown December 2021 - Let's Get Digital — Dr. Robin Henderson
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Dentaltown December 2021 - Seeing Is Believing — Dr. Kristen Andrews
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Dentaltown December 2021 - Ad Index
Dentaltown December 2021 - The Rules of the Game — Jay Geier
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Dentaltown December 2021 - 2021 Dentaltown Townie Choice Awards
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