Dental tourism and what this means for dentists.

With dentistry jobs becoming more and more competitive, the threat of dental tourism taking away potential clients in this country and the advent of the internet meaning that customer loyalty is far from guaranteed as other dentists can advertise to your clients cheaply or your clients can themselves just search for different practitioners in the area, how can you make sure your practice continues to prosper in these changing times? It’s not like you want to get to the stage where you have to … [Read more...]

Virtual Reality Game a Valuable Learning Tool for Dental Students

A new computer program will soon be used by dental students to help them learn and remember how to properly handle dental implant procedures. Faculty members at the School of Dentistry at the Medical College of Georgia have been working with students and a game-developer to create a simulation program which will help students reinforce and expand their learning. In recent years, there has been a lot of interest and enthusiasm about developing simulation tools and virtual reality environments … [Read more...]