Friday Five Roundup: From dental practice stresses to Twitter hashtags and IGTV


Government Changes Course on Disputed Dental Bill

It's more expensive to treat an acute situation whether it be medical or dental, and a lot of these patients because they avoid going to the dentist due to payment are showing up at medical offices, walk-in clinics or even the emergency department, which I think is much more expensive on the government systems than just going to the dentist early for prevention.

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Twitter Business

The Do's and Don’ts of Hashtags

When used correctly, hashtags can be an effective way to grow your reach, encourage engagement, and get discovered on Twitter. With this in mind, here are some key tips to consider before you Tweet.

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Oral Health Group

Dentists are Struggling to Keep Up with Patient Expectations

As technology changes and becomes a bigger part of our everyday lives, you must prepare for your patients’ expectations of a dental office to be tech-heavy. While they may not fully understand the benefits of the upgraded technology, they will know that the possibility of new and upgraded services exist, and will expect them during their check-ups, treatment plans and procedures.

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How Brands are Using Instagram’s New Long-Form Video Feature, IGTV

The launch of Instagram's IGTV has brought out the early adopter marketers. Companies like Chipotle, Nike, Netflix, Warby Parker, Trader Joe’s, Everlane and Gucci are testing IGTV with content ranging from silly one-offs to interviews with influencers.

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Dentistry IQ

Is One of These Common Problems Causing Stress in Your Dental Practice?

The life of a dentist can be stressful. Not only do you have debts to pay and patients to treat, you have to manage the business side of practice ownership. There’s a lot to think about each day, which can get pretty overwhelming at times, especially if your practice is struggling.

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