Is Dentistry Still a Profession Worth Pursuing?
This question continues to echo behind the scenes. Given all the challenges, emotions and perceptions, what can we hold on to that ensures us our chosen profession still offers a viable, rewarding and lucrative path for the future?
Competitive Kayaking with Dr. Istvan Urban
Dr. Urban’s love of nature and adventure have kept him kayaking since he was 11 years old.
Tailor-Made: How Pastelli Turned Dental Clothing into High Fashion
For Gianna Pamich, president of Italian dental clothing company Pastelli, creating elegant, comfortable, and functional dental clothing isn’t just another job—it’s in her blood.
H20 Vertical or Horizontal with Dr. Taite Anderson
Frozen or liquid. Fresh or salt. Warm or cold. Dr. Taite Anderson’s favorite hobby is water.
For The Love Of The Game: Dr. Jeff Gray, Espire Dental, San Diego
Dr. Gray has had an amazing career that’s included forming a foundation that’s raised millions for children’s charities and partnering with one of his musical heroes, Garth Brooks, on another—and it all ties back to his love for baseball.
Motorbiking with Dr. Céline Higton
Dr. Higton loves the thrill of the ride and describes how this somewhat dangerous hobby compares to dentistry.
Kiteboarding with Dr. Frank Repanich
Dr. Frank Repanich isn’t afraid of a challenge, whether he’s dealing with a patient with a complex dental history or hitting the open ocean on his kiteboard.
If the Boot Fits
“I’m proud of the family tradition. I really am. So I like showing them off and of course, when people see a dental theme on the boots, that’s a great conversation starter.”
Powerlifting with Dr. David Sultanov
When you think of powerlifters, does your dentist typically come to mind? If you’re a patient of Dr. David Sultanov, the answer might just be “yes.”
Will Santa’s Toothache Ruin Christmas?
A must-read book! Every dental office should have one. Writing, illustrating and publishing are now among Dr. Lisa Germain’s many hobbies, leading to a Christmas-themed book that spotlights the power of dentistry.
The Love Of The Hunt with Angi Phillips
Hunting isn’t just about the adrenaline rush; it’s also about the time spent with family and the memories made.
Diving With the Sharks and More with Prof. Massimo Simion
Prof. Massimo Simion’s passion for nature and photography has taken him all over the world, even putting him in some dangerous situations.
Dr. Elaine Halley on Running Marathons…From the Back
Completing 12 marathons in 12 cities, at her own slower pace, has taught this clinician to just keep going.
Dr. Nick Fahey Catches His Shark—On a Fly Rod
Dr. Fahey wins an epic battle with a nearly 200-pound shark.
Bee-havior in the Dental Practice
What bees can surprisingly teach us about communication.
Dr. AnnMarie Olson Shares Her Joy for Music with the World
Scotland, Spain and Portugal, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, and recently in the Baltic states.
Color Outside the Lines with Dr. Lisa Germain
“My art is where I go to live my life completely on my own terms.”
Work Hard, Stay Bumble with Dr. Lance Knight
Life in dentistry can be stressful, making it important for you to find ways to enjoy your time even more during off hours. To inspire you to do just that, Dr. Lance Knight from Manchester, UK shares his unique hobby with T.N.D.
Focusing on Mom: How to Comfort Fearful Parents
How pediatric dentists can put parents at ease while also learning from their concerns.
The Need for Speed with Dr. Filippo Caliceti
How driving race cars helps one dentist relax.
Skydiving with Dr. Leandro Velasco
Dr. Velasco tells us why he loves skydiving and how it helps him relax.
One Dentist Reflects on How COVID Has Changed His Practice
Day by day: Dr. Taite Anderson shares his thoughts and how the pandemic has changed his practice
Learn New Ways to Talk to Patients
Sales can be a dirty word in dentistry, but it doesn’t have to be. Dr. Bao-Tran Nguyen, co-founder of Fast Growth Practice, tells us about her approach to marketing that will actually get you excited about…shh… sales.
Why You Shouldn't be Afraid of Dental Implants
A fortuitous presentation by Nobel changed the way Dr. Christian Yaste looked at dentistry forever, but it would take almost 20 years to incorporate implants into his practice.
Introducing Dentists to Ceramic Implants
Dr. Sammy Noumbissi changed the game decades ago by adding ceramic implants to his repertoire. Tune in as he goes through the protocol he uses to determine if his patient is the right fit for ceramic implants.