Dr. Drew Cobb from The Dawson Academy joins me to talk about patient obstacles and barriers to treatment. We often think price is the only barrier that patients have when it comes to treatment, but sometimes there are variables that we can’t see.
Episode #97 - Insurance Dynamics-How to Be Patient Focused in an Insurance Driven World with Laci Phillips
The wear patient can often be the most difficult patient in all of dentistry. In this fantastic episode Dr. Bill Robbins explains the 9 treatment options to treating these difficult cases. Developed over years of experience, Dr. Robbins has formulated a very simple decision tree that includes only a YES or a NO to decide the best treatment option. For more information about Dr. Robbins or his amazing book, Global Diagnosis please visit his website.
Upper Airway resistance has become a very large focus in dentistry and sweeping the landscape of great dental education. In this fantastic Facebook Live episode Dr. Jeff Rouse explains why the newest airway screening tools are critical for your future as a restorative dentist and how you can best utilize them on a daily basis. He also clearly differentiates between “Discovery” and “Diagnosis” when it comes to airway challenges dentists see with dental patients. He shares his favorite tools and the misconceptions around some other tools you might see in the marketplace. Not everyone needs a sleep study when discovering airway challenges. There are many more considerations and he shares his thoughts on those. Only one third of all patients actually need to see a sleep physician and Dr. Rouse explains why. Spear Education recently changed the four pillars of diagnosis into five pillars of diagnosis. Watch this amazing episode and see how the entire game of diagnostic Dentistry has changed this year compared to the previous 35 years.