Career

6 Signs Your Dental Team Is the Best

Being part of a great team is the best, isn’t it? You often tell us that you’re grateful for your “work besties.” These colleagues brighten your workdays and...

3 Tips for Managing Pediatric Patients

We know one of the most important aspects of your role is working with patients. Those who work in general dental practices, and especially assistants in orthod...

The Most Unusual Patient Requests

You interact with many patients throughout the course of your day, and we know that your interactions can range from serious to humorous. You probably have many...

Working with a New Dentist?

Many dental assistants tell us that they have the best bosses. Some assistants and dentists have flawless rapport, with the dental assistant consistently bringi...

Dental Assistants Speak Many Languages

Dental assistants know the importance of communication in the dental office. Each day, dental assistants communicate with patients in two ways — nonverbally, wi...

A Hot Topic: Dental Office Temperatures

Office temperatures can be a hot topic. With winter around the corner, temperatures are cooling and the dental office thermostat debates may be rising. Every...