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Dr. John Flucke
Dr. John Flucke is in private practice in Lee’s Summit, Mo. He also serves as technology editor for Dental Products Report magazine and keeps an active blog filled with thoughts and tidbits on the world of technology at blog.denticle.com.
Technology planning for the fourth quarter and beyond
Technology planning for the fourth quarter and beyond
Planning for new technology implementation can streamline the process and make the transition much easier.
The importance of security in dentistry
The importance of security in dentistry
The threats are changing, making security all the more important in the dental practice.
6 ways to improve tech in your dental practice for the second half of 2016
6 ways to improve tech in your dental practice for the second half of 2016
Let’s take a look at a few ideas of things that could help you make some changes for the better for your dental practice in the last half of 2016.
How to use technology to enhance your internal marketing
How to use technology to enhance your internal marketing
External marketing may work for some dental practices, but oftentimes the ROI isn't worth the effort. See how internal marketing can be a lot more effective — and much less expensive.
How to use technology to enhance your internal marketing
External marketing may work for some dental practices, but oftentimes the ROI isn't worth the effort. See how internal marketing can be a lot more effective — and much less expensive.
2016 Best of Class Technology Award winners announced
2016 Best of Class Technology Award winners announced
Every year, the members of the best of class voting panel get together in Chicago during the Chicago Dental Society’s annual Midwinter Meeting. The idea is to discuss the “latest and greatest” our profession has to offer and then vote on what we feel is truly the “Best of Class” in our profession.
4 practice-changing technologies
4 practice-changing technologies
Technology is an interesting thing. Most times we get into it hoping that it will provide an amazing opportunity for us to do some things we haven't done before. Let's take a look that some of the things I've discovered over the years that have truly made a tremendous difference for my practice and myself.
A good night's rest: Why sleep apnea treatment is critical
A good night's rest: Why sleep apnea treatment is critical
In the last few years our profession has seen an increased focus on the treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) in our practices. Many of us are now asking questions during our initial patient interviews and devoting portions of our patient health history forms to the subject of OSA.
The top overlooked technologies your dental practice should be thinking about
The top overlooked technologies your dental practice should be thinking about
What technologies are under appreciated—or going unused—in your dental practice? Dr. John Flucke explores several technologies you shouldn't be ignoring.
The state of technology in dentistry
The state of technology in dentistry
As the old expression goes, the only constant is change. As I type this, the days are getting longer and the holiday season is receding into life’s rearview mirror. Such is the way things go.