Get Your MKS Discount Code While They Last

It’s that time of year… Traditionally we have given an AAO discount for MKS but this year we are changing it up. A limited number of discount codes have been divided among our awesome MKS ...

Doctor, Don’t Do Invisalign

I’ve thought about this a great deal lately given the continued resistance on the part of many orthodontists to the new realty – the reality in which a significant and growing percentage of the po...

Emotional Orthodontists?

We’re pretty sure that you’ve heard the following statements recently : Braces are antiquated and finished. Do it yourself orthodontics is a serious health crisis. Organized orthodontics must be ...

Don’t Be Constrained by the Chief Complaint

In orthodontics, the chief complaint is sacrosanct. Or at least we talk about it like it is. The reality is that better is better and most patients will be well satisfied with a better-looking smile e...

STOP BUYING SH*T YOU DON’T NEED – Part II

Great points in the latest AAO Tech BLog. However, I would caution orthodontic residents, young orthodontists and those starting out in practice against taking this article as “proof” that CBCT an...

Are All Academics PRO-Extraction?

It sure seems like it though I know there are notable exceptions. I’m talking about full time academics here of course – the ones at the residency programs day in, day out. The ones who re...

Why My Last Post Was Dumb – the Data!

By Jamie Reynolds In previous posts, I shared some of the data we are collecting at OrthoFi.  In a series of blog posts, I hope to share more of the data collected from over 75,000 starts and over $3...

Arkansas Set to Change Dental Practice Act

It only took 4 years suffering persecution and threats from the AR dental board, the ire of colleagues, a federal lawsuit and dropping my speciality license to get the AR Legislature, AR Dental Board ...