Topic: Living the Dream


Human First
Sep 5, 2018

Human First

I had two patient interactions this week that got under my skin. I hesitate slightly to write about them because they may come across as…

Meet Them or Bring Them
Aug 24, 2018

Meet Them or Bring Them

I’ve been told ever since dental school that if I just use the right words I can get any patient to accept any treatment. At…

All work and no play…
Aug 8, 2018

All work and no play…

All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy. And Melissa. I’ll bet you’re no different. When I first started out, I rarely took time…

Fantasies of a Mid Career Dentist
Jun 19, 2018

Fantasies of a Mid Career Dentist

Some days in dentistry suck. They start off bad and get progressively worse. From spilling coffee on your shirt while driving to work, to having…

Do I need a $95,000 horse?
Jun 15, 2018

Do I need a $95,000 horse?

When is a $95,000 horse a great deal? Driving to work this morning I got a call from my wife. She wanted to share something…

To speed up, first slow down
Jun 8, 2018

To speed up, first slow down

In the early 1900’s, Henry Ford had a vision of efficient and economical car production that would allow him to sell personal automobiles to the…