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Photoshop, Online Dating Profile Pictures & How to Get Straight Teeth

Posted by 6monthsmiles on 6/2/17 1:34 PM

For many people, creating an online dating profile is something they enjoy. Many people love being able to look for love from the comfort of their own home. The first thing people notice on a dating profile is the photo. Men and women of different ages love snapping photos of themselves that they will post online. 

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A majority of the photos that we see on dating profiles or social media websites are selfies. Many people will spend up to ten minutes (or way more!) trying to capture the perfect photo before the picture is actually posted. Preparing for a selfie involves a variety of things, including making sure your hair looks nice, finding the perfect location, and of course, making sure you have the perfect smile.

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Topics: Six Month Smiles, For Patients, How To Get Straight Teeth

5 Reasons for Incorporating Oral Appliance Therapy into Your Practice

Posted by Dr. Kent Smith on 5/30/17 8:00 AM

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Oral appliance therapy, a practice focused on the treatment of snoring and sleep apnea, is a growing dental specialty that is quickly becoming widely accepted as an effective treatment option for patients, particularly those who cannot - or will not - tolerate a CPAP machine. Dental professionals around the country have adopted dental sleep medicine into their practices as a way of addressing a need for their patients, as well as expanding their revenue generating potential.

If you’re already a Six Month Smiles provider, oral appliance therapy is a perfect complement to enhance your services. Consider these five reasons for incorporating it into your practice:

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Topics: The Economics of Dentistry, Dental Practice Tips

5 Ways to Attract Six Month Smiles Patients Into Your Practice

Posted by Mike Pedersen on 5/12/17 2:21 PM

You’re excited! You have a new revenue stream with your Six Month Smile offering. But...you are not getting any new cases. Fear not. Continue reading and you’ll be on your way to securing more short term ortho cases.

More Six Month Smiles cases starts on website

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Topics: Marketing Information, Dental Practice Tips

Orthodontic Training for General Dentists

Posted by 6monthsmiles on 5/9/17 8:52 AM

The Six Month Smiles Short Term Ortho System provides General Dentists with a practical and turnkey solution for adults with crooked teeth. Utilizing unique clear brackets and tooth colored wires, the system allows general dentists to easily help their adult patients who think that they are "stuck" if they refuse traditional orthodontic treatment.
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Topics: Clinical Information, Six Month Smiles

7 Benefits of Regular Dental Cleanings

Posted by 6monthsmiles on 5/4/17 9:12 AM

If you want to keep your teeth and gums healthy, it's important to make regular visits to the dentist. One of the most basic services your dentist performs is cleaning your teeth. Dentists usually recommend getting your teeth cleaned twice per year. There are quite a few reasons to make sure you don't forget to do this. Here are 7 benefits of dental cleanings.

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Topics: For Patients

Provide An Extraordinary Experience At Your Dental Office During Every Visit

Posted by 6monthsmiles on 4/25/17 2:07 PM

Customer service is an essential aspect of dentistry. In the past, a dental practice could be seen as being a great dental practice because it provided outstanding dental care. Times have changed, and a dental practice not only wants to provide outstanding dental care, but it also wants to outweigh the competition when it comes to providing customer service.

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Topics: The Economics of Dentistry, Dental Practice Tips

Spring Has Sprung! Use These 3 Easy Tips to Spring Into a Healthier, Happier Smile.

Posted by 6monthsmiles on 4/19/17 9:37 AM

The grass is greener. The sun is shining, everything is springing forth new and let's not forget that one tell-tale sign that truly tells us spring has sprung... the return of yellow Peeps! With so much joy in the air, you are probably finding yourself smiling a lot more now that the winter blues have melted like that last dusting of snow on your window sill.

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Topics: Six Month Smiles, For Patients

Discussing Short-Term Orthodontics from the Hygiene Chair

Posted by Jennifer Murphy, RDHBS, MBA on 3/29/17 12:43 PM

As a dental hygienist myself I know how important it is to empower hygienists to take on an expanded role in the dental office and pride themselves on the ability to identify and discuss treatment opportunities is crucial to the success of integrating orthodontics into your general dental practice.

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Topics: Short Term Orthodontics, Clinical Information, Six Month Smiles, Team

How Clear Braces can Transform Your Smile

Posted by 6monthsmiles on 3/20/17 9:19 AM

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Having crooked teeth can really affect your self-esteem. When you're at an event and someone pulls out their smartphone to take a picture, do you feel self-conscious? Do you try to hide your teeth, keeping your mouth closed when you smile? If so, you've probably considered cosmetic dentistry at some point in your life. Maybe you were afraid or you didn't want to commit to such a big change, or maybe the idea of ugly metal on your teeth made you cringe. Metal braces, though they improve your smile eventually, can make your smile look worse while they're on. They can give you yet another reason to keep your mouth closed and avoid showing off your pearly whites. 

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Topics: For Patients

Keeping Teeth Straight After Braces: How to Maintain Orthodontic Treatment

Posted by 6monthsmiles on 3/14/17 1:17 PM

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You've gone through the process of getting braces, scheduling dental visits, and watching your teeth shift to create the beautiful smile that you have today. You can finally look in the mirror and love the smile you see reflected back at you. So, of course, you want to do everything you can to ensure that your smile stays this beautiful forever. Afterall, you don't want to go through the process of getting braces just to watch your teeth shift again. So, how do you maintain orthodontic treatment once your braces come off? 

(Interested in straight teeth in six months with clear braces? Click here to learn about Six Month Smiles!)

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Topics: Marketing Information, Six Month Smiles, For Patients

About Us

Six Month Smiles is a GP focused system that equips dentists to help their adult patients with crooked teeth, using unique clear braces. We're improving the lives of dentists and the patients that they help. Six Month Smiles is rewarding for everyone. The first step to becoming a Provider is to Register for an upcoming Six Month Smiles 2 Day Hands-On Course.

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