Archive for Spring 2016

Make It Happen

Feb 24, 2016 No Comments by

Let Life Evolve and Success Will Follow. A new year has just begun and you have a new opportunity to make this your most productive year yet. With that in mind, I’ve decided to share some of the most important insights that have helped me improve my life both personally and professionally. I am confident […]

Editor's Commentary, Spring 2016 Read more

A Modern-Day Princess

Feb 24, 2016 No Comments by

It’s Never Too Late for a New Smile. All my life, I’ve been told that I look the part of a princess. True to form, I’ve been a model and actress pretty much my entire life. My background is in musical theater and I love to perform. I lived in New York City, NY, and […]

Cover Story, Spring 2016 Read more

Using the Words That Work

Feb 24, 2016 No Comments by

The Right Phrases Can Improve Communication. Albert Einstein is quoted as saying, “The significant problems we face cannot be solved at the same level of thinking we were at when we created them.” In all my years in dentistry and in working with offices across America, I have found that miscommunication (the failure to communicate […]

Secrets of Success, Spring 2016 Read more

The Pull of Effective Online Marketing Campaigns

Feb 24, 2016 No Comments

In the past, traditional marketing was about pushing a message out to as many people as possible and hopefully convincing even a small number of them to take the next step—maybe calling a practice or visiting a website—and, if you were incredibly lucky, getting them to make an actual appointment. Today, online marketing changes how […]

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A Dentist’s Spouse

Feb 24, 2016 1 Comment

Supporting Your Partner in a Two-Career Family. I am not a dentist, but I’m married to one. My wife, Michelle Cannon-Hubbard, D.D.S., and I have been married for nearly three years. Michelle has been in practice for more than seven years. She worked in the public health sector for several years before finding a great […]

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Predictability in Full Arch Reconstructions

Feb 24, 2016 No Comments

Step-by-Step Planning Leads to Successful Results. Today’s patients are more educated than ever before. With easy access to the Internet and social media, public awareness about cosmetic dental procedures has grown. This increased knowledge often translates into greater demands for aesthetic restorative treatments from dentists. Unfortunately, some dentists shy away from aesthetic restorative treatments due […]

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Q & A on Material Selection

Feb 24, 2016 No Comments

Choosing Case Materials for Optimal Outcomes. For more than 20 years, Kent Garrick has been advising dentists on comprehensive case design. As Arrowhead’s Director of Technical Services, he recently talked with Aesthetic Dentistry about how dentists choose the materials for their cases, what the lab recommends, and tips for dentists that will ensure the materials […]

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Made for TV: Recovering Bulimic Gets a New Smile

Feb 24, 2016 No Comments

The nationally syndicated television show The Doctors has made it possible for countless people, often in desperate situations, to find hope and a new beginning through various treatments and opportunities. When you work in dentistry on television, you find many people who are in need of help. I am grateful to be included as an […]

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White Wax-Up 101

Feb 24, 2016 No Comments

A Stuning 3D Model Shows Patients What’s Possible. Some dentists hear the term White Wax-Up and have a preconceived notion about it. But most dentists really don’t understand just how beneficial White Wax-Ups can be for large-case dentistry. Diagnostic wax-ups can solve many problems associated with large cases and will bring consistency to the outcomes […]

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