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Updated May 2017: Practice Management Software Integration Partners

For a complete list of dental practice management softwares that our review platform is integrated with, click here. To learn about best practices to generate more reviews, keep reading! For the past 2 years, the team at Connect the Doc has been working hard to develop a suite of tools to help dental practices improve…

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Stanley Yuen
Dentistry
Internal Marketing
Online Marketing

5 Reasons Google Reviews Are Important For Your Dental Practice

What does Google have to say about your practice? Google has become the Yellow Pages of our lives. We rely on the powerful search engine for nearly everything, from looking up a recipe to translating a sentence from English to French. Therefore, the first point of contact any potential patient has with your business is…

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Nadeem Kassam
Dentistry
Internal Marketing
Online Marketing

What’s Your One Biggest Goal in 2017?

As 2016 comes to an end, you’re probably reflecting on your year and thinking about how you can be better in 2017. You know teeth, but being a business owner means that you should always have your hand on the pulse of your practice. These include your goals, finances, trends, competitors in your area, industry…

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Nadeem Kassam
Dentistry
External Marketing
Internal Marketing
Online Marketing

Product Update: Review Integration & Best Ways to Get Google & Yelp Reviews

For a complete list of dental practice management softwares that our review platform is integrated with, click here. To learn about best practices to generate more reviews, keep reading! For the past 2 years, the team at Connect the Doc has been working hard to develop a suite of tools to help dental practices improve…

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Nadeem Kassam
Dentistry
Internal Marketing
Online Marketing

How Google Search Engine Updates will Impact Your Dental Practice’s Local Rankings

With the new “Possum” updates to Google’s local search algorithm, the proximity of your patients and the location of your dental practice have never mattered more. Let me preface this post by saying that most of the updates that Google (and every other big technology company) is making is focusing on mobile. Everyone is using…

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Nadeem Kassam
Dentistry
External Marketing
Internal Marketing
Marketing Video
Online Marketing
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5-Step Reactivation and Recall Strategy to Boost End of the Year Production

At the beginning of the month, I read a post on Dentaltown titled “From Sucktember to Bestember.” As you probably have experienced, once the back to school rush is over, many dental practices see a dip in patients until Thanksgiving. To help you out of the fall funk and to prepare you for a HUGE…

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Nadeem Kassam
Dentistry
Internal Marketing
Online Marketing
Resources

How Should Dentists Respond to Negative Reviews Online?

When speaking with dentists and doctors that want to improve their reputation online, I kept hearing the same question: “How do I respond to the negative reviews?” Now before sharing some scenarios and possible responses, you should know that it’s pretty much impossible to please everybody. The practice will eventually get a negative review. If you…

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Nadeem Kassam
Internal Marketing
Resources

Should Dentists Be Spending Money Advertising on Facebook?

Like most people between the ages of 25-40, I use social media on my computer and phone daily (they should really start a Facebook Anonymous group). When I started doing some research on statistics for this post, I was amazed at some of the results. I’m sure you’ll be too. Internet users have an average…

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Nadeem Kassam
Dentistry
External Marketing
Internal Marketing
Online Marketing

2015 Year in Review & Exciting Plans for 2016

Happy New Year! Hope you had an awesome winter break and are ready for an exciting 2016. 2015 was an amazing year for Connect the Doc and 2016 is looking to be even better! 5 Biggest Highlights of 2015: 1. 950% Growth From March 2015- December 2015 In 2015, we managed to grow the company…

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Nadeem Kassam
Internal Marketing
Online Marketing
Other

6 Measures of Growth at Your Private Healthcare Practice

Most healthcare practices acknowledge the importance of tracking certain metrics that contribute to their business growth. While there are several ways to measure business growth, we will focus on 6 distinct metrics that help you establish a baseline for key performance indicators (KPIs) at your dental, chiropractic, physical therapy, or other private practice…

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Nadeem Kassam
Dentistry