Changing the Dental Office Culture

The lesson I learned from this experience is to change as slowly as possible without stopping all together whenever change involves a lot of people and the majority are used to another system.

The Treatment Phase of SPT

Remember, SPT is the management of patients hopefully for years. It involves more assessment and communication than it does instrumentation.

Advanced Sites as Parameter #2 in SPT

Well informed patients track the numbers and understand what they mean. They know that their bleeding index should be under 20% and that they should have no pockets greater than 5mm. When we boil this all down, how hard is that?