Applying PROPHY to Patients

February 26, 2020 Recare is the lifeblood of a practice, and the most common type of recare is the prophylaxis or “prophy”, optimally administered every six months. Dentrix Ascend comes with a built-in recare type called PROPHY that you will end up assigning...

Receiving Lab Cases

February 19, 2020 After attaching a lab case to an appointment, the next step is to change the status for each from Outstanding to Received when the lab case arrives from the dental lab. You can do this in two ways, either by going to each appointment in Calendar or...

Attaching Lab Cases to Appointments

February 12, 2020 Dentrix Ascend helps you avoid awkward situations where the patient shows up for an appointment and the lab case is not back from the lab yet. It does this by providing a place to add a lab case note to the patient’s appointment.  With lab...

Setting the Default Appointment Length

January 22, 2020 When you initially set up Dentrix Ascend, the default length of an appointment is 60 minutes. This means that every appointment you add—from either the Calendar or the Treatment Planner—starts as one hour long, and you must manually adjust the...