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Implementing the 2018 Classification of Periodontal and Peri-implant Diseases into Your PracticeImplementing the 2018 Classification of Periodontal and Peri-implant Diseases into Your Practice

Posted Dec 4th, 2020 in the wire, thought leadership, 2020

By now you would have seen or heard of the new classification of periodontal and peri-implant diseases, which replaced the previous (1999) classification system and addressed most of its limitations. Research indicates that 80% of North American adults have some form of periodontal disease, while evidence also indicates that there is a link between oral and systemic health.

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Move, Breathe and Meditate with Dr. Bruce Freeman

Posted Dec 4th, 2020 in 2020, webinars

This session is a return to the true roots of yoga and concentrates on the postures of Hatha Yoga, including teachings in pranayama (breathing) and meditation to improve both your physical and mental well-being and provide tools to handle the stresses of your busy life.

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Practice Spotlight: Grasslands Dental Care

Practice Spotlight: Grasslands Dental Care

Posted Dec 3rd, 2020 in the wire, spotlights, 2020

We caught up with the team at Grasslands Dental Care, to discuss their close-knit culture, what makes their practice so successful, and their commitment to exceptional patient care. Grasslands Dental Care has proudly served families in the Kamloops community for over 24 years.

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Support Centre Team Member Spotlight: Meerah Jayakumar

Support Centre Team Member Spotlight: Meerah Jayakumar

Posted Nov 27th, 2020 in the wire, spotlights, 2020

Today we shine the Support Centre Spotlight on Meerah Jayakumar, Manager, Corporate Communications & Events, who talks with us about how pivoting successfully is not just a survival skill for 2020 – it’s key to developing a role for yourself that reflects all your interests and abilities.

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In the Spotlight: Regional Manager Carey Thurlow

In the Spotlight: Regional Manager Carey Thurlow

Posted Nov 20th, 2020 in the wire, spotlights, 2020

Today we shine the spotlight on someone whose energy and accomplishments give new meaning to the terms ‘ambitious’ and ‘hard-working’. Her passion for the patient experience is equally matched by her commitment to offering innovative education options for dental assisting students. Introducing Carey Thurlow – Regional Manager at Orthostyle.

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The Importance of Practicing Self-Care During Uncertain Times

The Importance of Practicing Self-Care During Uncertain Times

Posted Nov 16th, 2020 in the wire, thought leadership, 2020

2020 has been a year of tremendous social and economic hardship across the world. Living amidst a global pandemic has forced us to rethink many aspects of our lives. This time of uncertainty has undoubtedly tested our emotional strength and well-being. That said, it has also presented a unique opportunity for us all to realign, refocus, and reevaluate what it is that we really want and need when it comes to self-care.

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Driving Patient Growth Through Your Digital Footprint

Driving Patient Growth Through Your Digital Footprint

Posted Nov 3rd, 2020 in the wire, thought leadership, 2020

With the rise of the digital savvy consumer and an increase in a younger patient demographic, the digital landscape plays a key factor in driving growth for your practice. Whether a potential patient has received a referral or heard of you through word of mouth, most patients will go online to ensure you are credible.

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Partner Spotlight: Drs. Scott Leckie, Dominika Jasiewicz-Bialy & Amarjit Rihal

Partner Spotlight: Drs. Scott Leckie, Dominika Jasiewicz-Bialy & Amarjit Rihal

Posted Nov 2nd, 2020 in the wire, spotlights, 2020

Established in 1966, Assiniboine Dental Group (ADG) has since grown into one of the largest dental practices in Western Canada, boasting over 20 general and specialized dentists and 70+ team members. ADG partners Scott, Ammy and Dominika collectively bring over 60 years of experience to the thriving Winnipeg practice.

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Support Centre Team Member Spotlight: Tricia Reteracion

Support Centre Team Member Spotlight: Tricia Reteracion

Posted Oct 30th, 2020 in the wire, spotlights, 2020

Today we shine the Support Centre Spotlight on Tricia Reteracion, Senior Coordinator, Accounts Payable, who shares with us why it’s so  important to follow through with our goals, and to embrace change in order to grow.

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Dentistry in a Time of Covid: What to Expect in the “New Normal”

Dentistry in a Time of Covid: What to Expect in the “New Normal”

Posted Oct 26th, 2020 in the wire, thought leadership, 2020

Dentistry has faced more challenges in the last six months than in any similar span of time in history. A torrent of information about COVID-19 has overwhelmed not only practice teams, but all of society. Patients and dental team members alike have concerns about the safety of providing and receiving oral health care. Variations in infection prevention and control (IPAC) standards between the provincial regulatory bodies and public health authorities have sown further confusion. Every day, n...

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2020 National Infection Control Week: Wrap Up

2020 National Infection Control Week: Wrap Up

Posted Oct 22nd, 2020 in the wire, spotlights, 2020

In celebration of National Infection Control Week, we're shining a light on individuals in our network who have done an exceptional job protecting the health and safety of our patients and team members.

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Investing in Safety: Brandon Dental Centre’s Steri-Centre Upgrade

Investing in Safety: Brandon Dental Centre’s Steri-Centre Upgrade

Posted Oct 21st, 2020 in the wire, spotlights, 2020

We’re shining a light on the team at Brandon Dental Centre for their continued commitment to health and safety. Shortly after joining our network this spring, the Manitoba Practice invested in a substantial infection prevention and control (IPAC) upgrade to its steri-centre.

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