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Trending in 2023: What’s New in the Dental Device Industry

Trending in 2023: What’s New in the Dental Device Industry

Dentistry has come a long way from its humble beginnings over 13,000 years ago. Imagine your dentist using stone tools to repair your front teeth, filling the cavities with bitumen — a tar-like substance with antiseptic properties but still a far cry from the dental...

Reflecting on 2022 — Looking to 2023

Reflecting on 2022 — Looking to 2023

It’s hard to believe we’re bidding farewell to 2022 in just a few short days. As I reflect on this past year, I think about the challenges we all faced in navigating a turbulent economy, staffing concerns, and more. Yet dental practices continue thriving and remain...

Dental Services Affected by Country’s High Inflation

Dental Services Affected by Country’s High Inflation

Rising inflation has hit every industry, including dental services. Overall prices increased in June 2022 by 9.1% — the largest 12-month increase since 1981, according to the consumer price index. Dental services alone increased by 1.9% — the largest monthly change...

Projected Dental Health Care & Insurance Costs for 2023

Projected Dental Health Care & Insurance Costs for 2023

The average dental patient pays between $300 and $500 annually if all they need is a checkup and cleaning. But other dental procedures, like deep cleanings, cavity fillings, root canals, crowns, and dental implants cost much more. For example, a root canal and crown...

How to Choose a Location for Your First Dental Office

How to Choose a Location for Your First Dental Office

In the world of real estate, location is everything, right? When it comes to owning a dental practice, your office’s physical location is also critical. Demographics play an important role in the patients you’ll serve — and if you’ve got a target patient population in...

Giving Thanks

Giving Thanks

Henry David Thoreau wrote, “I am grateful for what I am and have. My thanksgiving is perpetual.” With the holiday season and the end of the year quickly approaching, I find myself reflecting on my journey with MDent Consulting.  I started this consultancy to help...

Feeling the Pinch of Inflation

Feeling the Pinch of Inflation

The current annual inflation rate from August 2021 to August 2022 was 8.3% — a slight improvement over the previous 8.5% rate. And unlike other economic influences, inflation acts like a “tax” on consumers and businesses. What’s the connection to the dental industry?...

Your Dental Practice Should Negotiate Insurance Fees

Your Dental Practice Should Negotiate Insurance Fees

In the medical industry, insurance companies don’t take a one-size-fits-all approach. In fact, some dentists receive up to 10% more than others for providing the same service. Why? Because of the reimbursement amount the dentist and insurance company agreed to. And...

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