Using the right systems is the "secret sauce" to successfully implement an orthodontic program in a general or pediatric dental practice.
In our heart of hearts (for the most part) we pediatric dentists want to help our patients more through prevention than through restorative procedures. Unfortunately, pediatric dentistry has, partially by necessity, become way too focused on restoring a child's mouth.
One of the great myths believed by some pediatric dentists is that they need to avoid extracting baby teeth whenever possible.
Dentists who treat children often deal with certain fears about their profession. There are some great choices that can "rescue" these dentists from their fears. Dr Chris explains...
Dr Chris explains one possible challenge with orthodontic finishing.
Who's watching out for their orthodontic development?
ELEMENTS™ Seminars remind us that orthodontics -- and dentistry in general -- is all about love. Your success as a dentist relies on your abilities to put love into action in your practice, made effective with certain systems. Dr Chris talks about this and more, with our upcoming ELEMENTS Seminars, beginning July 13, 2018.
Recorded near Dr Chris Baker's Abu Dhabi clinic, in the United Arab Emirates.
Dr Chris Baker
Dr. Chris Baker is Past President of the American Orthodontic Society, a pediatric dentist and teacher of orthodontics, An author, dental practice consultant, mentor, and a current or former faculty member of three U.S. dental schools, Dr Chris practices and blogs in beautiful Abu Dhabi, UAE, and glorious Texas, USA.
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