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By: James Anderson, DMD, CEO If there is one leadership skill that makes leaders stand out, it’s their ability to “work a room” with sincerity or simply to step outside themselves and acknowledge most if not all people wherever they are.  As your business grows and your...

New codes for 2018 include a revision to a much used code D2740 Crown-porcelain/ceramic The revision is that the word “substrate” has been removed from the nomenclature to eliminate the confusion as to its application to zirconium crowns. D2740 may now be used to report any...

Rebecca Avey has been with eAssist since before it was eAssist—March of 2011. She had been working in a dental office since she was 14, but never intended this to be her career. In fact she can recall as she was leaving for college, she...

By Natalie Lucken, Account Manager Many practices will tell you right away that they have a signed financial policy on file for every patient. But, have any of the patients actually read it? I often ask myself this when I called them and asked try to...

By Belle DuCharme, Dental Training Consultant, Director of PACE/CE Hiring is not a comfort zone for most dentists but they will do it out of necessity. Often this important job is delegated to an Office Manager whose background in human resources management is limited to experience in other dental...

Importing Documents To import documents and files into the Document Center:   In the Document Center, select a patient you want to attach a document to. From the Acquire menu, click Import from File. Locate and select the file you want to upload. Figure 1—Dentrix Enterprise Document...

By Alyssa Hermes, Account Manager I was working on the aging claims report for my office and noticed we had a few payments from UHC saying they had been paid but we had not received the checks yet. It had been about a month since the...

This code presently includes splints provided for temporomandibular joint dysfunction treatment.  May include several visits for the treatment. Please do not use this code when billing for a tooth whitening tray( D9972) or an Occlusal Guard(D9940) The D7880 is to treat TMJ disorders and the Occlusal Guard...

Jamie Brandon has been with eAssist since July 2016.  Her first dental office job was in 1998 and she knew right away it was a perfect fit for her.  As a child Jamie loved brain games and puzzles, she applied this to every assignment ranging...