Small Smiles

I find joy in helping build the health of small smiles …

and in preparing for the next step of my journey towards that career.

Where do you find joy? What have you done today to experience that joy? If nothing yet, there’s plenty of time! Go out and create your smile!

© 2019 Mirissa D. Price: A Dental Student, A Writer, A Journey to Share.

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Dental Care Through the Ages Part 2: The Elementary School Child

Part 2 of the Dental Care Through the Ages series is now out on Colgate Professional. CLICK HERE to learn more about developmental milestones, dental expectations, and oral health care for children in the elementary school age range.

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Have questions? Reach out to your local pediatric dentist with specific guidance for you and your child. Oral health starts with a strong foundation of knowledge, and a commitment to maintain your beautiful, healthy smile!

© 2018 Mirissa D. Price: A Dental Student, A Writer, A Journey to Share.

 

How To Find a Mentor and Develop a Mentor Relationship

CLICK HERE to read a new Colgate Professional article guiding you to a strong mentorship relationship in the professional world.

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How did you find your mentor? What lessons did you learn from his/her wisdom and experience? Share your stories and inspire others to create mentor relationships of their own!

© 2018 Mirissa D. Price: A Dental Student, A Writer, A Journey to Share.

How to Improve Your Posture and Extend Your Dental Career

How to Improve Your Posture and Extend Your Dental Career

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Pain and exhaustion at the end of the day may seem like part of the job to some dental professionals, but they don’t have to be. CLICK HERE to read some strategies you can employ to help prevent pain.

© 2018 Mirissa D. Price: A Dental Student, A Writer, A Journey to Share.

Should You Hire a Dental Practice Management Consultant?

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Have you considered hiring a dental practice management consultant in your dental office? As the owner of a dental practice, you wear a lot of professional hats. You are a health care provider, business manager and mentor. Every once in a while you may even have to pick up a wrench and fix a leaky faucet yourself.

Whether you wish to reduce your workload or expand your business, a dental practice management consultant can be a vital resource in reaching your dental practice goals. Regulations vary across countries, and while organizations can guide you on how to run a practice, a practice management consultant can craft a plan based on your individual situation and needs.

CLICK HERE to read more at Colgate Professional.

© 2018 Mirissa D. Price: A Dental Student, A Writer, A Journey to Share.

Internal Marketing for Dentists: Essential Tips

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You open your dental practice only to find, as reported by Titan Web Agency, that you spend 20 to 30 percent of your gross revenue on marketing. Competition and your budget are tight.

The good news is that effective internal marketing for dentists may help to reduce your practice’s external marketing expenses. In fact, the results of an international poll conducted by Nielsen show that many customers trust internal marketing more than traditional advertisements.

So, how can you put internal marketing to work?

CLICK HERE to read more at Colgate Professional.

© 2018 Mirissa D. Price: A Dental Student, A Writer, A Journey to Share.

Social Media Marketing for Dentists: How to Promote Your Practice

Dentists may like those photos of extracted teeth, but our patients often respond with a gasp of “Ick!” Learn how to SUCCESSFULLY reach your online audience and build your social media marketing platform for your dental practice. The same tips can apply to social media marketing for businesses in general!

CLICK HERE to read the article at Colgate Talks.

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© 2018 Mirissa D. Price: A Dental Student, A Writer, A Journey to Share.