The Dr. Chris Griffin Show is for YOU, the practice owner doctor who is running a small business with all the hectic challenges that come with it. We're going to digest the biggest innovations in dentistry today and give them to you quickly with occasional commentary.
3 Types of Crowns You Can 3D Print in Your Dental Practice
CAD/CAM milling technology including CEREC is dying on the vine.
The march to 3D printed crowns is underway and if you get in on the front end of the bandwagon, you can save tons of overhead on your lab bills.
There are 3 Big Ways to 3D print crowns right now.
Listen up and catch the wave of the future before most dentists know what hit them.
Go to 3DPA.org for a free report:
3 Big Mistakes Most Dentists Make When they Consider 3D Printing
3 Most Profitable 3D Printing Procedures for Dentists
Some of the things dentists rave over as they add 3D Printing to their practice are really cool, but don't exactly move the needle when it comes to ROI.
Then, there are a small few that pay the way for everything else the super techy nerd gene that all dentists have (myself included).
Today we're going to talk about the procedures that will pay off your initial investment the fastest.
After you pay that off, you will have a lot of choices on what to do with the profit.
One of the best things I have seen is to lower your fees to patients so that both you and your patients have a big win from this.
Plus, you will be securing your practice by insourcing at a time when sending out labwork can be dicey to say the least.
Getting Started in 3D Printing at Your Practice from Scratch – 3 Simple Ways
You realize you need to start 3D printing.
You're busy. We're all busy. But...
You realize you need to start 3D printing for all the amazing reasons you're hearing and reading about.
What is the easiest and simplest way to start from absolute zero?
Here are the 3 simplest ways to start printing and realize the power of what it can open in your practice.
Get more free 3D printing resources at 3dpa.org
3 Case Acceptance Problems that 3D Printing Solves for Dentists
Case acceptance and case presentation problems are rampant in our profession.
Is it us or is it the patients who get in the way of them getting optimal care?
Maybe it's a little bit of both, but luckily things are getting easier.
3D Printing can break down some of the biggest barriers that cause "empty chair" syndrome.
After you listen to this episode you will want to go on over to the 3D Printing Association website and get our free resources to help you get started.
How 3D Printing Can Help Build Your Practice During a Recession
Will we, won't we...
Are we going to have a recession, who knows?
The "Experts" all say we will. But, most dentists I know haven't seen it yet.
Still, if there was a way to improve your practice overall while securing your practice in the case that we MIGHT have a recession.
Well, that's what I call a no-brainer.
We've talked in the past about the Aesop's fable of the ant and the grasshopper.
This is a classic example.
Don't be a grasshopper!
And, while you're at it, learn these 3 awesome ways that 3D printing makes your practice even stronger when that pesky Recession hits.
If it hits.
Best 3 Free Softwares for 3D Printing
3D Printing can be expensive enough when you're first getting started.
Why not use FREE software if it's just as good?
We think so, too, and this episode is dedicated to helping you make good and informed decisions as you start your 3D printing journey.
Visit us at www.3dpa.org for more 3D printing resources and to claim a copy of the checklists we use for our Top 3 3D printed procedures.
This is a great dental podcast. I recommended it to anyone looking to improve themselves in the dental field!
New & Noteworthy
Found this podcast in the New & Noteworthy section, so this is definitely a show you want to keep your eye on. Keep up the great work, Chris.