Curve Dental Official Blog

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Megan Boyd
Megan Boyd
Product Manager
Areas of Interest Release
In our continued journey to improve our Curve Image product, we now offer the ability to add an Area of Interest annotation to any images in our Imaging module.  Area of Interest annotations are highlighted sections of an image. All of the Areas of Interest annotations placed on an image can also have attached clinical notes. […]
Lisa Baird
Lisa Baird
     One of my favorite things about Curve Dental is that our development team makes enhancements or improvements multiple times throughout the day. Based on my experience with dental software, the amount of work being made to the software is remarkable.      Before I started working at Curve Dental, more than eight years […]
Andy Jensen
Andy Jensen
CMO
Why native dental imaging is better
I can think of many reasons why native digital imaging is a better choice than trying to integrate third-party software into your management system. But, for the sake of time and space, I’ll share with you my top three reasons: 1. Congruent Technology If one of your patients needed a crown, but insisted you do […]
Megan Boyd
Megan Boyd
Product Manager
Custom Payment Reports Include Payment Creator Info
Our custom payment reports now have the ability to report on both the full name of the user in the system who created the payment, as well as the date and time the payment was posted. You will have the ability to add these options to both new custom payment reports, as well as existing […]
Eric Taylor
Eric Taylor
Curve Community Dental Software
Curve Dental is like no other dental software out there. Over the years, Curve Dental has brought innovation and fun to the profession. So, while we like to be different, one thing we share with other management systems is our software does a lot. How does anyone ever remember all the features our software delivers, […]
Megan Boyd
Megan Boyd
Product Manager
image of the golden gate bridge showing denti cal and rtds
Not all electronic insurance claims systems work seamlessly together. Sometimes there are special needs that need to be addressed separately outside of the usual claims system. This update addresses one of these special cases. Currently, Curve Hero’s ability to manage electronic claims lacks the ability to handle a special case from Denti-Cal, a special government-sponsored […]
Steven Hines
Steven Hines
image of meltdown and spectre showing how you can protect your dental practice computers
On January 3, 2018 the discovery of two new computer vulnerabilities were widely reported in the mainstream media worldwide: Meltdown and Spectre. These flaws have been in the majority of computer chips (CPUs) manufactured since the mid nineties and affect all types of computers including desktops, laptops, cloud-computing, containers, smartphones and tablets. Should the average computer […]
Megan Boyd
Megan Boyd
Product Manager
image of rocket showing that canada dental imaging is now available
For some time now we have only had one option available to Canadian offices when it comes to Imaging needs (our US customers have had several options when it comes to digital imaging). Regulatory challenges made for a long and arduous march to provide our Canadian customers with the same native digital imaging features available […]
Megan Boyd
Megan Boyd
Product Manager
Custom Flags
In the landscape of practice management software features, one of the most highly requested is the ability to create custom fields. We recognized this need early on in our research for Online Forms. The data your practice needs to capture As a practice administrator, you have certain data that you need to capture about your […]
Megan Boyd
Megan Boyd
Product Manager
We now display locked information on printed notes in Curve Hero to let you know who locked a note and when. This is very handy information when trying to track down the accountable employee who locked a note. More importantly though, it signifies that no changes have been made to that note since the date […]