Posts Tagged ‘ Aligners ’

Invisalign Take-Home Instructions

In many cases, fitting clear aligners such as Invisalign can seem difficult, to begin with. However, if you’ve been struggling, don’t worry – we’ve outlined some of the key things you need to know about the latest Invisalign delivery instructions to help make your efforts to fit Invisalign a little more successful. The Latest Invisalign […]

How Should Associates be Paid for Invisalign Treatment?

For orthodontic specialists, offering Invisalign treatment is a cost-effective way to provide quality care. But how should associates be paid for these types of treatments? Let’s explain the best ways to structure orthodontic associate payments when providing Invisalign treatment.Case-Based Payment PlanThe most common payment structure is based on cases. This means that the associate will […]

Current StraightSmile Solutions Courses- How to Make Six Figures in 6 Months with Ortho

Phase 1- https://www.straightsmilesolutions.com/classes/phase-1-interceptive-online-course/Phase 1 Interceptive Online Course | StraightSmile Solutions®You sentHere’s the promo code for $100 off- https://www.straightsmilesolutions.com/about/deals-and-discounts/Here’s the straightwire course- https://www.straightsmilesolutions.com/classes/digital-straightwire-class/Digital Straightwire Class | StraightSmile Solutions®The discount for that is already “baked in” for another day or so.Here’s my Invisalign content- https://www.straightsmilesolutions.com/classes/educational-videos/Educational Orthodontics Videos | Orthodontics Training | StraightSmile Solutions®Here’s my clear aligner webinar- […]

What is STOPPING General Dentists from doing MORE Invisalign and Clear Aligners?

I married a general dentist. We met at UCSF Dental School and we were in the same anatomy lab group. I always knew I was going to specialize. I was “gunner” (that’s what we called the high academic students back at UCSF in the 90’s). I was there for one reason only: to become an […]

Advanced Aligner Tricks and Tips for Ideal Outcomes

In 2002, when I was an orthodontic resident at the University of Connecticut, I snuck out of my residency program for a long weekend with the defense that I was “visiting family” for a so-called “family emergency” in San Francisco. Although I do indeed have family in the Bay Area, this was no crisis! Our […]

Dr. Amanda’s Guide to Invisalign Attachments and Auxiliaries

If you are a frequent reader of my blog (www.straightsmilesolutions.com/blog) or a subscriber of my YouTube channel (https://www.youtube.com/c/Straightsmilesolutionsortho), you’ve become accustomed to my tricks and tips on attachment and auxiliary design and placement. And you probably know that I think “optimized” attachments are mostly an over-hyped, proprietary feature of Align Technology. Below, I have compiled […]

Retainers for Life- The Branded Orthodontic Aftercare Opportunity

There has been a lot of interest about orthodontic aftercare opportunities. Below is a summary about Retainers for Life, one of the corporate, branded orthodontic aftercare opportunities. Note, that my emails and attempts to contact the owners of this company were unsuccessful after several months so these notes are based on what I understood from […]

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A DENTIST’S GUIDE TO RESTARTING THE PRACTICE POST-COVID  

Is our Dental Profession’s Passive Attitude Towards the Corona-Closure Justifying the SDC Business Model?

“Yes Ma’am Can I Have Another? Passive Dentist Professional’s Attitude Towards COVID-Closure The Impact of Coronavirus on Dentists The novel coronavirus has infected millions of people across the globe and this pandemic has left all dentistry practice around the world go for a toss. Only a few states have allowed dental offices to be kept […]

A Dentist’s Guide- Post Covid Restart

This is Dr. Amanda and I work with StraightSmile Solutions. Today, I want to discuss how dentists can stand together and deal with the effects of COVID-19 (coronavirus). Eventually, it will all calm down and you will see your self after a few years telling this story to your kids and grandkids. Since the pandemic […]