Dental ALEments
Nov. 23, 2022

So You Want to Be Organized Feat. Brittany Gray of Zirc Dental Produc…

Are you a dental professional who may be wasting precious time and resources because of disorganized workspaces? These situations can make it difficult to help patients efficiently, and result in delays that can cost you time...

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May 15, 2022

Topical Anesthetics feat. Tina Clarke, RDH

In this episode of a flight of tasty tips with teacher tina, you will learn the in and outs of dental topical anesthetics. This episode is sponsored by SmileMakers . Smilemakers has a large selection of dental products to mee...

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May 9, 2022

Why We Need Standard Operating Procedures in Dentistry

Have you set up SOPs for your practice yet? Do not wait until it is too late. In 2009, Dr. Moorhead experienced an event that was life altering and made him change the way he works. He is now on …

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April 8, 2022

Ergonomically Fit Dentistry With Katrina Klein

Are you in pain? Is dentistry killing your body? Do you want to prevent pain? Are you considering early retirement? If you are a dental professional, whether that be a dentist, hygienist, front office, or assistant, do your b...

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March 28, 2022

Don’t Poke Your Assistant!

Every Dentist knows better and has been taught to not do this one thing! It should be common sense, but you know that sometimes in the heat of the moment common sense doesn't always show up. Therefore, we still need …

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March 14, 2022

Student Loan Payback Options

Mark Johnson is a thirty-year veteran of the investment and financial planning industry and a pioneer in helping emerging dental professionals with student loan repayment strategies. Since foundingStudentLoansRx in 2014, Mark...

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Feb. 13, 2022

Outsourcing Dental Insurance Billing

It's no secret there is a severe staff shortage in a lot of industries, and dentistry is one of them. Our host, Cindy Rogers, chats with Angela Holland of Preferred Dental Services and learns how she relieves some of the …

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Jan. 25, 2022

Dr. Alan Stern: Better, Richer, Stronger

Dentist, author, speaker, and all-around amazing human Dr. Alan Stern gets real and reveals the gut-wrenching chapters in his life that prompted him to write his book, "Enjoy the Ride: Lessons for the Quest to Live a Joyful, ...

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Jan. 22, 2022

Is Your Blood Boiling? Blood Pressure Tips from Teacher Tina

We sometimes forget to take blood pressure during routine appointments, but it is imperative to check BP for every patient. Teacher Tina reviews how to take BP and correctly read the results. She also shares a story that ampl...

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Jan. 6, 2022

Gut Health With Dr. Uche Odiatu

It's a new year, and a good time to detox! We talk again today with Dr. Odiatu, and how our health is tied to our gut. More and more medical professionals are coming out and discussing gut health and why …

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Dec. 6, 2021

Rule-breaking Dental Professionals

We were honored to be asked to participate in the Dental Festival in Hollywood Florida in October, and we met a plethora of innovative, creative and rule-breaking dental professionals! We took a "tour" of the vendor hall to ...

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Nov. 2, 2021

Cheers to B@@bs and Tattoos! Performing Your Own Soft Tissue Exam and…

B. R. E. A. S. T Cheers to boobs and tattoos Part two of our interview with Athena, Jill, and Kelli. Kelli gives us a demo of the boob cheer, Athena talks about her cosmetic tattooing services, and Jill talks …

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Oct. 25, 2021

The Stories of Survival and Support-Highlighting Breast Cancer Awaren…

Today we bring awareness to breast cancer and how to fight the battle and support those afflicted. We hear the extraordinary stories of Kelli Jaecks and Athena Gorder, breast cancer survivors in the dental industry, and also...

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Oct. 1, 2021

Snap, Crack, Help my Back!

We feel your pain, well, because we all experience it as dental professionals! Stephanie Botts is a practicing hygienist that is also a certified specialist in ergonomics, and extends that knowledge by consulting practices o...

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Sept. 18, 2021

A Fistful of Deadly Mistakes a Dentist Makes

In this episode, we interview Steve Anderson author of Dental Ease. In everything he does, Author, Steve Anderson, finds no greater joy than to positively impact others and leave a lasting legacy of improvement. For dentist...

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Sept. 2, 2021

The Marriage of Health Care and Real Estate

Today on the podcast we interview Colin Carr. Colin Carr is a commercial real estate expert who has successfully completed over a thousand commercial real estate transactions while saving his clients hundreds of millions of dollars. Colin founded and sc...

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Aug. 17, 2021

"The Lawsuit that Will Shake Up the Dental Industry"

Welcome back to the Dental Alements Podcast. Today our guest is Dr. Ron Schefdore. Dr. Ron Schefdore has built a highly rewarding and profitable practice and has mentored several dentists and auxiliaries to further their care...

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Aug. 3, 2021

Top 4 Lifestyle Habits That Impact Dental Treatment and Dental Pros

4 lifestyle habits that impact dental treatment- Interview With Dr. Uche Odiatu. About Dr. Odiatu Dr. Odiatu is the author of The Miracle of Health. He is double certified as a personal trainer, a certified yoga instructor an...

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July 22, 2021

We All Need the Human Touch & Rick Springfield??

We All Need the Human Touch & Rick Springfield?? In this podcast, we dive into the need for the human touch in our business and in our life. Did you know that you can now watch our video versions of …

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June 29, 2021

April Discusses Her Why For Becoming a Mentor

Our Co-Founder April Sluiter Discusses Her Why For Becoming a Mentor. April details her story and the reasons behind why she left dental assisting and went into entrepreneurship and started Root U On and the Dental Alements P...

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June 15, 2021

Slaying Workplace Burnout & Taming Those Hormones

Join us as Kelli shares her passionate and intimate story. She is out to help dental professionals slay workplace burnout and tame the hormones all while enjoying their favorite cocktail or mocktail. We got this! Kelli Jaec...

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June 1, 2021

Are You Treating Your Hygienists as an Outkast?

Are you treating your dental hygienist as a part of the team or as a necessary evil? With hygienists fleeing the dental field in record numbers, you can NOT afford to look the other way any longer. The dental industry …

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April 28, 2021

Introducing the Truth Scalers Podcast

Can you handle the truth? Today's guests include Kari Carter- Cherelus, Astrida Curtis, Tameka Lee, and Dr. Karen Gordon. Meet the hosts of the newest dental podcast, the Truth Scalers. In this episode, Cindy and April have a ding ding …

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April 13, 2021

Our Dirty Mouths Have a Lot to Say!

We talk about our dirty mouths with Brian Mauer, the founder of Bristle Health, a company that developed a DIY saliva test that analyzes all the bad bugs we have in the oral cavity, and how to treat it! That's …

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April 1, 2021

How To Bravely Change Career Paths

Career Transition Coach and founder of Coaching Bravery, Sharon Dolak joins us today. Listen in as we dive deep into the topic of transitioning out of dentistry. Or perhaps, transitioning inside of dentistry. Sharon is a trai...

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March 16, 2021

A Mother's Story of Hope-Bringing to Light a Disease Dentistry Isn't …

This is the story of Solomon, a sweet and inspiring child who has Epidermylosis Bullosa, a disease that causes the skin and mucous membranes to be as fragile as butterfly wings; any mild trauma or friction results in their sk...

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March 2, 2021

"I Wish I Would've Learned That in DA School!"

April and her mentee Shelby talk about mentorship and how it's beneficial for both of them! Shelby also gives helpful pointers on how to find a mentor, how it's helped her with assisting and also her goals. April also offer...

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Feb. 16, 2021

A~flexX Founder on Ergonomics + Aerosol Management

If you are in dentistry, then you need a third arm! Now that we got your attention, let us introduce the amazingly innovative dental pro Aurelia Byrne, the owner, and designer of A~flexX Assist Arm. A~flexX Assist Arm was bor...

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Feb. 3, 2021

Helping Patients Minimize the Side Effects of Cancer Treatment

Jill Meyer-Lippert is a Registered Dental Hygienist of over 25 years and the founder of Side Effect Support LLC, an online resource for cancer patients, family caregivers, and healthcare professionals to reduce harmful oral s...

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