Entries by Amy Epstein

What’s in the Future for Orthodontics?

Hard to believe that 2019 is almost in the books.That time of year is upon us again where we reflect and make resolutions to improve ourselves both personally and professionally. Maybe it’s finally getting started on your exercise program. Or you’re thinking about how you can make changes in your practice to not only survive […]

Our Next Podcast Guest: Charlene White

We speak with Charlene White, owner of Progressive Concepts, an orthodontic practice management consultant with over 35 years of experience helping to improve practice performance. In this episode, Charlene gives us her advice on how she evaluates a practice and optimizes systems to improve efficiency and profitability. Topics covered include: Some examples of the KPIs […]

Orthodontists: Don’t pour new patients into a leaky bucket

We spend a lot of time talking about how to increase patient flow to replace dwindling referral sources. A solid direct-to-market program that encompasses social media, targeted online advertising, and reputation management (Google reviews) can all work together to influence qualified patients to pick up the phone or email you to schedule a consultation. This […]

Our Next Podcast Guest: Dental Monitoring’s Mark van Weelde

We speak with Mark van Weelde, Vice President of Global Sales and Marketing at Dental Monitoring (DM), a transformative medical technology company that allows patients and orthodontists to communicate remotely to closely monitor treatment. In this episode, we address the role DM can play in helping orthodontists compete with direct-to-consumer companies and how technology allows us […]

Our Latest Podcast Guest: Gianna Hartwig & Trey Lawrence, AAO Legal Team

In Episode 6 of our podcast, The Survival Guide for Orthodontists, we speak with Gianna Hartwig, State Affairs Coordinator, and Trey Lawrence, Associate General Counsel, from the American Association of Orthodontists legal team. During our discussion we tap into legal issues that are top of mind for many orthodontists and the AAO’s position on these […]

5 content marketing ideas for your orthodontic practice

Developing engaging and informative content for your social media posts and blogs can be tough but it’s a great way to show your office is the go-to expert in your region, and that your practice is a fun place to get braces. Below we outline five ideas to get your content kick-started. Top Five Questions […]

Our Next Podcast Guest: Chris Bentson

We speak with Chris Bentson, a partner in Bentson Copple & Associates, a company that offers transition, valuation and training services for the orthodontic industry, and the editor-in-chief of Bentson Copple reSource, a quarterly newsletter focused on the business aspects of running a successful orthodontic practice. In this podcast we address with Chris how orthodontists […]

WEBINAR: Adapting Your Orthodontic Practice to the Age of Consumerism

Join Dr. Leon Klempner, retired Orthodontist and CEO of People & Practice, as he walks through how your practice can compete during this new age of consumerism where convenience rules. Learn the best strategies to grow your business through digital marketing and virtual consults. In this webinar, you will learn: • How to modernize your […]

Our Next Podcast Guest: LeeAnn Peniche

We speak with LeeAnn Peniche about the techniques and efficiencies needed to run a modern orthodontic practice. Peniche is the founder and president of Peniche & Associates, a company that teaches orthodontists about the processes and marketing they need to excel in the business of orthodontics. In this episode we engage Peniche about her business […]

Don’t Miss Our Lecture at the MKS Forum 2019

We will be speaking at the 2019 MKS Forum.Topic: 10 Things You Need to Change in Your Practice on Monday Morning  OCTOBER 25-26, 2019 | DALLAS, TX Leon Klempner, DDS, is a co-founder of People & Practice,a digital marketing consultancy exclusively for doctors. He understands orthodontics because he’s been there, with over 40 years of […]