Our Profession Isn’t Doing What It Thinks It Is

Our Profession Isn’t Doing What It Thinks It Is

There are a handful of people in dentistry such as Ben Miraglia today, who are attacking and destroying the very foundation of our traditional belief systems in dentistry – how people grow, develop and why. They are challenging the broadly taught belief that...
So, what is a “fact”?

So, what is a “fact”?

Consider the possibility that a lot of the things you think of as “facts” today, will in time be disproved or significantly modified. Now consider that your perception of the truth is really just a personal mental construction, based on your limited knowledge and...
Truth to Power

Truth to Power

What is the functional IQ of your Care Team? This turns out to be a very important question, because we can easily assemble a team with average IQ’s (around 110) and if they do not know how to optimally function as a unit – if they can’t leverage each other’s...
Beyond Happydale

Beyond Happydale

Those of you who know Charley Varipapa, know that he has a larger-than-life personality, combined with this ability to laugh at life, himself, and then to get you to laugh at yourself. And all the while, Charley is usually sneaking in a funny story which is totally...

The Future of Solo Practice?

Marc Cooper, DDS recently wrote an op-ed stating, “Solo practices are like pen and paper, hard drives, car keys…all things that are becoming obsolete”, and that consumers are only concerned with “immediate access, convenience, clear pricing,...