Communicating with Clients

Clients rely on the veterinary staff to provide them with vital and accurate information. Unfortunately, many times the staff may have difficulty in conveying a message to the pet parent. Terms may be used that the client doesn’t understand or slang is used that may...

Dental Health Month Ideas

Why is the incidence of dental disease so high? Is it due to lack of compliance or the lack of educating the client about the importance of dentistry or a lack of education of the veterinary staff? In many practices, dentistry accounts for less than 10% of the gross...

What Lies Beneath?

What Lies Beneath?   Intraoral Radiographs I have been on the road for this week and am scheduled to conduct four additional in-clinic dental x-ray training sessions next week. Everyone wants to be ready for Pet Dental Health Month! I applaud all of the clinics for...

Dental Health Month

I have been on the road for this week and am scheduled to conduct four additional in-clinic dental x-ray training sessions next week. Everyone wants to be ready for Pet Dental Health Month! I applaud all of the clinics for the desire to add X-ray to the dental...
How It All Got Started

How It All Got Started

I am often asked, “Why should I get a Veterinary Technician Specialist (VTS) in Dentistry?” For each of the members of Academy of Veterinary Dental Technicians the reason may be different but the overwhelming theme is, personal growth and satisfaction. Is the program...