Systems Are Great

They really are. Awesome scripting, excellent paperwork (physical and virtual), fantastic billing and collections, outstanding organization, super staff hierarchy and job descriptions… all of th...

The Relationship Between Generosity & Prosperity

It’s easy, even popular, to remember to be generous this time of year. That’s great but it’s vital to have a generous spirit and take care of others even when it’s not convenient! There is a d...

Invisalign Can’t Do That!

In an interesting turn of events Align announced that it will no longer allow submission of Invisalign scans from 3Shape scanners starting January 17, 2018 and many orthodontists are outraged. Though ...

The Buy/Sell Dichotomy

This phenomenon has always been fun to watch but it has rarely been more apparent than now. If you want some good fun then go on any of the closed orthodontic groups and watch the membership scramble ...

Are You REALLY Protecting the Profession?

All I hear these days from a very vocal and very unhappy subset of orthodontists are vitriolic accusations and recriminations: “You’re destroying the profession” “How dare you betray your prof...

We Are Going to Hell!

This morning Marc received a lovely message from Dr. Blair Barnett of Avery Orthodontics via Facebook. We have no words to adequately describe it so have a look for yourself: While we realize that mos...