Not all endodontic files are created equal. In fact, it’s the small details that make a huge difference. An endodontic file should be able to negotiate curvatures with apt file flexibility while maintaining enough resistance to advance to the apical third.
The older I’ve gotten, the more I’ve learned about the difference between things that make you happy and things that bring you joy. Getting a cheeseburger or getting off work early can make you feel happy but helping others that are truly in need is what true joy is…
Yes, my favorite quote is the one we have in all of our conference rooms here at Ultradent, and it’s by Stephen R. Covey. It says, “Seek first to understand and then to be understood.” I can’t even say that I’m perfect at that—sometimes I slip and that’s why I think it’s important for it to be in front of me as much as possible as a reminder.
According to a recent Dental Economics article, the overall cost of impressions is greatly influenced by the time spent taking the impressions themselves.
I enjoy coming to work every single day. I love working with the people. They are everything. It makes the biggest difference. There have been days the last couple of years where things in life were hard and my team would always say to me, “Come in to work tomorrow, we’ll make you laugh, we’ll make you happy,” and they do!
There are few products that come closer to a dentist’s heart than their composite. Right out of the gate, they notice how it handles, if it slumps, how it shapes, if it’s a creamy or sticky texture, or if it drags. This week, we introduced our Mosaic™ universal composite and I’m incredibly excited because I truly believe that clinicians will connect with it and love it immediately.