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Andy Jensen
Andy Jensen
CMO
how dental technology has changed
When you think about dentistry and oral care, your mind probably doesn’t go back 9,000 years to the Stone Age as a possible starting point. It’s true, though—excavation efforts from 2006 in Pakistan unveiled several human teeth that had been drilled to remove cavities. While this does speak to the level of sophisticated knowledge of […]
Andy Jensen
Andy Jensen
CMO
With dental expenditure in the US at an astonishing $113 billion (2014), it’s evident the market is more than large. This emphasis leads to amazing advances in technology. Many technological advancements in recent decades, have decreased the time and manpower required for the more menial tasks in a dentist’s office. The past 25 years especially […]
Guest Blogger
Curve Dental Blog
Power Thought: McKenzie Management As you and your team members go about your busy day in the dental practice, it can be easy to overlook one very important detail: patient communication. Sure, you spend some time talking with patients chair-side, telling them your treatment recommendations and encouraging them to schedule, but after only a few […]
Megan Boyd
Megan Boyd
Product Manager
Dental Charting Software
The internet is an amazing place. Tons of information flying back and forth every day, connecting the world like never before in history. It seems like magic, only it is anything but magic. It requires very complicated infrastructure to facilitate this elaborate communication across the entire planet. Using the web requires Internet Service Providers (ISPs) […]
Andy Jensen
Andy Jensen
CMO
NexHealth and Curve Dental Announce Partnership
Curve Dental’s Management System Now Providing Seamless Integration with the NexHealth Patient Communication System   Curve Dental, developers of cloud-based dental management software, announced the completion of a seamless integration between their practice management system and NexHealth’s patient relationship system. The API-level integration provides NexHealth with the ability to access patient data and dentist schedules […]
Megan Boyd
Megan Boyd
Product Manager
Build the Killer Practice on the Cloud
I have trouble throwing things away. Wait. That’s wrong. I have trouble convincing my significant other to throw things away. That’s more like it. But sometimes it turns out those items may be more necessary in the future than I think, so it’s fortunate I don’t toss them out. This rings true with custom medical […]
Andy Jensen
Andy Jensen
CMO
Handling Emergency Phone Calls with Curve Dental Software
Have you ever wondered why doctors “practice” dentistry? Only one other profession, lawyers, uses the term “practice” in a description of what they do. The dictionary provides some insight: The origin of the word means “to do” or “to do with the intent of learning; rehearse” and “to engage in”. But I have a different […]
Andy Jensen
Andy Jensen
CMO
No More Route Slips with Curve Dental Software
The art of excelling in your position as an administrator is preparation. Anticipating what needs to be done next and then preparing for that next step will make you a rock star. But how? Getting the practice ready to close for the day should really be about getting the practice ready for opening tomorrow morning. […]
Andy Jensen
Andy Jensen
CMO
Save 10 Minutes with Curve Dental Software
A key metric your practice should track is the number of new patients that join the practice every month. Your practice may be new patient superstars, adding one hundred or more every month! That’s a sign of great marketing. But for the front desk, that many new patients every month represents a lot of work. […]
Andy Jensen
Andy Jensen
CMO
Better Dental Team Communication with Curve Dental Software
Karma states that your success hinges on what actions you took in previous states of existence and, regardless of what you do now, your destiny is set. On the other hand, the principle of self-determination suggests you alone decide your path. While these two philosophies conflict, there is one truism that unites us all: Good […]