Dental Medical Billing Blog

In order to run a successful operation, businesses, such corporate dental practices, utilize “daily, weekly, or monthly production or sales quotas for patients or procedures, such as exams, crowns, or root canals” that dentists must fulfill (Lionberger 2017). Usually, corporate practices have these quotas, but...

Ideally, general practitioners should refer patients to specialists when they have conditions that they cannot address, such as wisdom teeth, temporomandibular joint disorder, “excessive cavities,” etc. (“Why a Good Dentist Will Refer You to a Specialist” 2018). Specialists, such as periodontists and endodontists, have additional...

Dentists can own and manage a successful dental practice when they know how to “[operate] their practices like businesses…” (Rubin 2016). As owners, they need to know about the factors that affect the clinic’s business, such as “production and collections, end of day reports, collection...