Owning your own practice is a huge responsibility. Between patients, your staff, and a million other things in between, it’s easy to find yourself at work all the time. In fact, dentists who own their own private practices work an average of 34.7 hours per week. Specialist work, on average, around 34.5 hours per week. […]
About 80 percent of workers experience stress on the job. In fact, job stress is by far the primary source of stress for American adults. No matter what job you have, stress and exhaustion are real. As a dentist, these states can affect your performance and productivity, eventually diminishing the quality of your dental practice. […]
Being a dentist has its perks, but it definitely isn’t easy. Dentistry is a physically and mentally demanding profession. It’s easy to let the stress get to you. In general, dentists have an unusually high incidence of heart disease, hypertension, back pain, addiction, and depression. Even worse, the suicide rate for dentists is higher than […]
There’s no doubt that first impressions count. They count even more when people are putting their health in your hands. According to the famous psychiatrist Dr. Leonard Zunin, the first four minutes of any interaction set the tone. This applies to all relationships, including those with your clients. You only have a small window of […]
Every profession has its top earners and its bottom earners, even the field of dentistry. Some dentists make millions of dollars, have an office located on Park Avenue in Manhattan, and travel around the world. Meanwhile, there are others who struggle to earn $60,000 per year. This makes you wonder exactly why there is such […]
Want to take your dental practice from small town to nation-wide? Find out how from the pros themselves! Learn how these three famous dentists built and expanded their practices across the country.