News & Events
A news magazine for dentists in practice 10 years or less
Welcome to generationD, the ODA’s online resource for dental students and dentists in practice for 10 years or less!
generationD offers experiences and advice that can help improve your practice and increase the value of dentistry in your life. The articles and columns in generationD cover a variety of topics, all aimed at benefiting you professionally and personally.
Published quarterly on www.oda.org, generationD includes topics that the ODA’s Subcouncil on New Dentists has identified as important to members in practice 10 years or less and dental students.
I hope you enjoy this issue of generationD, and if you are interested in contributing to future issues or have a topic you would like to see covered, please email Jackie Best at Jackie@oda.org.
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Britt McCarthy, D.M.D.
Executive Editor, generationD; Chair, ODA Subcouncil on New Dentists
by Jennie Nichols, DDS
The Ohio Dental Association offers a contract analysis service through the American Dental Association that will explain contract language in plain, clear terms and allow dentists to make informed, independent decisions.Full Story
by Christopher A. Moore, MA - ODA Director of Dental Services
A dentist cannot prevent an insurance company from conducting review and analysis of his or her claims data. Dentists can, however, maintain good documentation in order to protect themselves should they ever be audited or reviewed.Full Story
by Jennifer Nieto - President of Best Card, LLC
Whether you already own a practice or are in the process of starting a new practice, accepting credit cards will be a given. The hard part is in understanding and calculating the cost.Full Story
by ODA Staff
This year at Annual Session, new dentists will have the opportunity to earn up to 19 hours of CE for just $140, which includes the Annual Session registration fee, if registered by Aug. 2.Full Story