Like any profession, stepping into the real world of dentistry after graduation can be intimidating. Building a plan for your development now will help set you up for a successful and rewarding dental career in the long term. While dental school provides you with a strong foundation, a significant proportion of the knowledge and skills you will need to be successful in dental practice are learned after graduation.
National Infection Control Week: Utilizing Effective Sterilization Processes for Optimal Practice Safety
In dentistry, infection prevention and control (IPAC) is of paramount importance, and sterilization centres play a vital role in protecting the health and safety of patients and practice teams. However, each dental practice must have safeguards in place to ensure that instruments are being sterilized safely and effectively.
This month’s Partner Spotlight features Dr. Louis-Pier Deslauriers, principal dentist at Centre Dentaire Deslauriers in Repentigny, Quebec. We discussed what inspired him to enter the field of dentistry, his practice’s experience with dentalcorp’s Ortho Acceleration program (OAP) and the use of clear aligner therapy, and why he believes digital scanning technology is a must-have in any practice.
dentalcorp, Canada’s top dental practice network, offers team members and their families comprehensive virtual well-being services free of cost
Toronto, ON – October 10, 2021 – dentalcorp Holdings Ltd. ("dentalcorp" or the "Company"), (TSX: DNTL), Canada’s largest and fastest-growing network of dental practices, today announced a new partnership with Dialogue Health Technologies Inc. ("Dialogue") (TSX: CARE), Canada’s leading Employee and Family Assistance Program provider.
Since the onset of the pandemic, our personal and professional lives have been turned upside down in ways we could never have imagined. In addition to adopting rigorous health & safety protocols and procedures in our practices, we also go above and beyond in our daily interactions with our patients to ensure they feel safe and supported while in our care. But what about our own well-being?
Toronto, ON - October 6, 2021 – dentalcorp Holdings Ltd. ("dentalcorp" or the "Company"), (TSX: DNTL), Canada’s largest and fastest growing network of dental practices, announced today the appointment of Martin Fecko as Chief Marketing Officer (CMO), commencing October 25, 2021.
Today we shine the spotlight on Jacquie Barlow, Director of Operations, Atlantic Canada/Eastern Ontario. Jacquie’s debut at dentalcorp included a chance elevator encounter with a friendly colleague and a poorly timed vacation – both of which confirmed that she’d found her forever job.
Now, more than ever before, dental practitioners can seamlessly communicate with their colleagues through an array of online platforms, forums, and social media groups. While this modern technology allows practitioners to conveniently share interesting cases, ask questions, and learn from others, this informal type of interaction has a number of limitations as it relates to information control, including accountability, tracking, and follow-up. This is where formal professional peer review, ...
Today we shine the spotlight on Dr. Vanessa Shewchuk, who discusses the importance of lifelong learning and how it’s critical to trust in your abilities in order to develop as a professional. Vanessa has been an Associate with Apple Dental Care in Edmonton for the last four years.