Using Patient Communications to Fill Your Recare Openings

November 4, 2020 Many offices are facing gaps in their hygiene schedules due to the COVID-19 shutdown. The gaps in your hygiene scheduling are a result of patients not having a recare appointment six months ago. The patient communications features of Dentrix Ascend...

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Changing Dentition in the Tooth Chart

October 28, 2020 Dentrix Ascend’s tooth chart can display both permanent and primary dentition. When you add a new patient, the tooth chart loads the appropriate tooth chart dentition for the patient’s age. For example, if I add a new patient who is 10 years old, the...

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Speed Up the Checkout Process with the Complete All Button

October 21, 2020 Do you want to save time during checkout? Once you move the patient to the Chair, Checkout, or Complete status, you need to complete or post each procedure before completing the appointment. Instead of completing and posting each procedure...

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Seeing the Chart and the Perio Exam at the Same Time

Do you find yourself clicking back and forth between the patient’s chart and the perio exam? Take advantage of the timesaving benefits of the chairside dashboard to see both at the same time. In addition to seeing the patient’s chart, progress notes, and radiographs...

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2 Ways You Can Help Your Patients in Q4

October 07, 2020 In sports, success depends on the team staying strong all the way to the end of the season. The same is true for your practice. 2020 has been a challenging year—there’s no getting around it—for you and your patients. Unsurprisingly, the things you do...

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Identifying a Habitual No-show Patient

September 23, 2020 Do you check a patient’s missed appointment history before scheduling their next visit? As part of their workflow, many practices will identify patients at a higher risk of canceling or skipping out on their appointment and schedule their...

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