Columnists

Latest Stories
Heading into Q2: what’s the name of the game?
This month, Chris Barrow discusses the lessons learned from Q1 and how dental business owners should be prepared for Q2.…
Business
Essential tips for new treatment coordinators
This month, Tracie Barnett shares her six top tips for mastering the role of the treatment coordinator. Congratulations on your…
Columnists
Bridging the gap – putting dental therapy into practice
Cat Edney explains how dental teams can overcome barriers and bridge the gap to help put dental therapy into practice.…
Columnists
When should you start your own dental practice? – part two
In the second of three articles which provide a roadmap for dentists looking to start their own practice, Ads Thanki…
Business
Why we need to bring back dental reference officers
Neel Kothari explains how reintroducing dental reference officers could help to stop mistakes in dental regulation from slipping through the…
Columnists
Dental technology is changing fast – are we ready?
Ashley Byrne discusses some of the changes and challenges that come along with advances in dental technology, and how the…
Columnists
How can the dental team prevent the spread of STIs?
This month, Gemma Forsythe discusses the STIs you can spot during a check-up, their symptoms and how to approach the…
Columnists
How can dental waste management be more sustainable? Part two
Decon Pete discusses more simple changes dental practices can make to waste management to be more sustainable. Last month we…
Columnists
Things they don’t tell you when designing a website
Shaz Memon, the Marketing Expert, discusses what to look out for and avoid when searching for a dental website design…
Business
What do dental therapists want?
Cat Edney speaks to three dental therapists at different stages of their career to find out what they look for…
Columnists
The wow effect: elevating the patient experience
Tracie Barnett explains how treatment coordinators (TCOs) can make subtle tweaks to the patient experience to create that wow effect.…
Columnists
Building trust with aesthetic dentistry patients
Aesthetic Dentistry Expert Manrina Rhode shares her strategies for building trust with patients and the impact that this can have…
Aesthetic dentistry
Consistency – the key to building a successful brand
Simon Chard explains how consistent work can transform your business in the first of two parts on why consistency is…
Columnists
Dental nursing – an invisible role?
Gemma Forsythe discusses how dental nursing is overshadowed and unrecognised – despite its crucial role in patient care and general…
Columnists
Is implant dentistry the best career path for a working mum?
This month, Morven McCauley explores implant dentistry as a solution for balancing work and parenting as a mum. There is…
Columnists
Does your dental team have fun?
Chris Barrow discusses why fun and motivational environments are key to creating a strong team and alleviating day-to-day pressures. For…
Business
The power of DISC personality profiling
This month, Tracie Barnett explores the DISC personality model, and how it can unlock effective communication both within teams and…
Columnists
Addressing stress and pressure in dental nursing
From burnout to staff-shortages, this month Gemma Forsythe highlights the daily struggles of dental nurses and typical symptoms of stress.…
Columnists
The season of love: it’s time to practise self-love
Nadia Ahmed asks how often we practise self-love and discusses why making time for yourself is essential in this profession. …
Columnists
Register for webinar
Share
Add to calendar