Written by Administrator
Friday, 01 June 2007 00:00
With more than 28,000 installations and 20 years of experience, DENTRIX is the undisputed leader in practice management technology. Tens of thousands of practices have already discovered DENTRIX, the business tool that will accelerate return on investment, increase productivity, and improve practice efficiency. DENTRIX pioneered the philosophy of DENTRIX Practice Automation, products and services geared together to help you manage your practice successfully. DENTRIX also offers true seamless integration with technologies like digital radiography, cosmetic imaging, and voice recognition.For more information, call DENTRIX at (800) DENTRIX or visit the Web site dentrix.com.
ACE DENTAL SOFTWARE
ACE has now eliminated the problem of patients having to sign paper documents. Using the digital signature document system, any form can be created and stored as a template. If necessary, these templates can contain merge fields. Therefore, a template can be retrieved to the screen, merged with patient data, and be ready for the patient signature in just 2 or 3 mouse clicks. The patient then signs on an electronic signature pad, and the signature is locked to the document and saved on the computer. For more information, call ACE Dental Software at (888) 667-4272.
DEXIS, the most highly awarded digital x-ray system, has unique features like “One-Click FMS,” ClearVu image enhancement, and PerfectSize sensor. The easy-to-use software allows clinicians to customize capture and display features, as well as reports and letters, to suit practice needs. Expanded communication options permit images to be easily shared in a variety of formats. DEXIS also provides easy integration with major practice management programs, digital pan systems, cameras, and scanners to create an “Imaging Hub” where dental practitioners can capture, store, and access intraoral and extraoral radiographic and camera images for maximum productivity. For more information call DEXIS at (888) 883-3947.
Both DENTRIX Clarity and DENTRIX Image software programs offer comprehensive image management by allowing dental professionals to capture, catalog, and store images from different devices including cameras, digital sensors, and digital panoramic units. The programs also contain a productive cosmetic imaging component that aids in case acceptance. This feature provides a quick and easy simulation process for lightening smiles, removing stains, and changing the shape of teeth. DENTRIX Clarity integrates with major practice management systems; DENTRIX Image is specifically designed for DENTRIX owners. For information, call DENTRIX at (800) DENTRIX or visit dentrix.com.
CamSight’s CDM Practice Management Software is a highly advanced, sophisticated, and user-friendly dental management software. It makes patient management, billing, office reports, and appointment scheduling easier than ever. CDM generates computerized prescriptions, progress notes, and patient medical histories. The electronic claims feature eliminates cluttered paperwork so disorganized patient files are no longer a problem. CamSight’s clinical charting and perio charting software are also simple to use. Record information, view dates with the graphing tool, and collect pertinent tooth information with a few clicks of a button. For more information, call CamSight at (877) 477-2580, extension 500, or visit the Web site camsight.com.
STAR BYTE SYSTEMS
Designed by dentists for dentists, Star Byte Dental is a Windows-based dental practice management application that is so easy to use anyone who can operate a computer can master the program in hours, not months. It is so intuitive that training is just not necessary. Standard features include appointment scheduling, treatment planning, periodontal and restorative charting, a prescription module, multiuser capability, routing sheets, automatic patient recall, free telephone assistance, and no required monthly or annual support fees. Star Byte Systems’ software has been in use in dental offices since 1989. For more information, call Star Byte Systems at (800) 450-8620 or visit the Web site starbytesystems.com.
“The MOGO Advantage” is digital radiology interfaces, clinical charting, interoffice messaging, and more; all features are included at no additional charge. MOGO goes SQL. Not just any SQL, but Microsoft SQL Server 2005. For more than 23 years, MOGO has been independently owned and operated. A single database solution allows for seamless integration with the entire MOGO practice management program, which provides users with the effective tools for excellent communication with colleagues as well as patients, and efficiency within the practice. For more information, call MOGO at (800) 944-6646 or visit mogo.com.
The DentaSmart SmartCard is an electronic business card produced as a mini CD. It is a modern marketing tool for the new millennium, allowing your patient to stay in touch, stay informed, and take an active role in better dental health with this portable Web site, without requiring an Internet connection. As your patients share the card, your practice grows. An order includes 1,000 individually sleeved, full-color, business-card-sized CDs and a free copy of the Digital ATLAS for in-office use combining your words and the company’s images. For more information, call DentaSmart at (778) 861-9877 or visit the Web site dentasmart.com.
KODAK DENTAL SYSTEMS GROUP
Practice management software doesn’t have to be complicated to be good. Kodak’s PracticeWorks practice management software was designed to be easy—easy to learn, easy to use, and easy to integrate with Kodak digital imaging products like the new Kodak RVG 6100 digital radiography system. By streamlining time-consuming tasks like scheduling, billing, and charting, PracticeWorks soft-ware gives you more time to focus on what matters most: your patients. And, of course, you can always count on expert guidance and support to get you started, answer your questions, and keep you running smoothly. What could be simpler?
Designed especially for dentists, Kodak SoftDent software has a full suite of powerful tools that help make your practice more efficient. SoftDent software is also backed by Kodak, so you’ll get expert guidance every step of the way. It’s all part of a commitment to helping dentists do what they do best—be dentists. It streamlines workflow by displaying essential patient and practice information on a customized home page. It improves efficiency by prioritizing daily tasks for each team member and gives them the tools to complete them. It saves time with accurate, well-organized charts and enhances profitability by helping set productivity and treatment acceptance goals. It also increases cash flow by allowing you to bill at any time with electronic claims and statement processing. For more information, call (800) 944-6365 or visit the Web site kodak.com/dental.
DENTECH’s Practice Management features include advanced patient and insurance billing that accurately tracks co-pays, cutbacks, deductibles, managed care, and electronic processing. DENTECH includes a ledger program that can view specific unpaid procedures. Advanced financial tracking and reporting help to protect the financial security of your practice. Clinical applications include charting, imaging/digital x-rays, mobile technology, and intraoral cameras. The Electronic Document Storage program with signature capture complements the digital dental office. For more information, call DENTECH at (800) 233-4998.
GENDEX DENTAL SYSTEMS
VixWin PRO is comprehensive yet easy-to-use digital image analysis and management software developed by Gendex Dental Systems to add diagnostic value to digital images for both general and specialty practices. It is optimized to yield the best image quality and functionality experience possible with Gendex imaging devices. This dynamic software also provides interoperability with any TWAIN-compatible hard-ware. VixWin PRO offers dental professionals a series of powerful tools that boost software capabilities, improve workflow, and increase clinical efficiency. For more information, call Gendex Dental Systems at (888) 275-5286 or visit gendex.com.
DISCUS DENTAL SOFTWARE
Superior business and patient management tools, sophisticated scheduling, and referral tracking are a few features of the signature DentalVision software. Experience front-office efficiencies and improved patient and referrer relations. It features intuitive, user-friendly systems with a sophisticated appointment scheduler, detailed in-office status, and comprehensive functions. It also has real-time reporting functions including scheduling, productivity, referrals, insurance, statements, receipts, ledgers, receivables, and treatment plans. It comes with sophisticated referral-management tools for tracking and ranking business referrals; it also offers comprehensive reporting and statistics. For more information, call Discus Dental Software at (800) 323-3370 or visit discusdentalsoftware.com.
With Foxteeth’s Visual Fox-Pro database, reports and bills are no longer a daylong chore. A monthly billing cycle with 200 open accounts prints in 15 minutes, and recall postcards take 5 minutes to print (for an entire month). Periodontal charting is also a snap with Fox-teeth’s built-in voice recognition software. Users provide the microphone and Foxteeth provides the rest. Furcations, mobility, bleeding, and recession are similarly recorded, and 2 people are no longer needed to complete this task. Foxteeth is also easy to learn and use. Users can use Foxteeth the first day it arrives in the office. For more information, call (800) 851-1243 or visit the Web site foxteeth.com.
Nextime is a revolutionary, PC-based attendance system that uses a biometric finger scanner with state-of-the-art software to provide a timekeeping solution that is simple, secure, and powerful. Nextime virtually eliminates the problem of timekeeping discrepancies. To punch in or out, you use your own finger; nobody else can do it. At the end of each pay period, Nextime provides a detailed, summarized report that automatically totals everyone’s hours for you. It even allows you to export the information into a variety of file formats. Satisfaction is ensured with a 30-day money-back guarantee. For more information, call Effyx at (800) 255-3204 or visit the Web site effyx.com.
Venga is the solution for better communication with your practice. It is one of the most powerful and feature-rich intraoffice communicators available. Venga is also easy to use. It eliminates the distraction of overhead pages and intercoms, allowing you to send and receive discreet messages with minimal interruption. Because Venga uses your existing computer network, installation costs are minimal when compared to out-of-date, hardware-based technologies such as intercoms and lighted buttoned consoles. Venga’s ease of use and superior functionality make it an indispensable tool for any practice. Satisfaction is ensured with a 30-day money-back guarantee. For more information, call Effyx at (800) 255-3204 or visit effyx.com.
DentiMax software uses a simple design with advanced practice management, clinical, and digital imaging features. The software looks and feels similar to what you would find with a typical Microsoft software product, making it easy to understand and learn. DentiMax software includes features like clinical charting, treatment planning, periodontal charting, PSR exams, prescription writing, electronic claims, as well as appointment scheduling with recall. This dental practice management, clinical, and digital imaging software can be purchased separately or as a complete system. For more information, call DentiMax at (800) 704-8494 or visit dentimax.com.
Patterson EagleSoft practice management, clinical, and imaging software delivers an adaptive and comprehensive software package that integrates with industry-leading digital products. As the technology hub of the dental practice, Patterson Eagle-Soft helps reduce stress and make dental practices more profitable and efficient with tools like EagleSoft Today digital day planner, Smart-Doc document manager, Fast Check-In patient registration, and Advanced Imaging. With Patterson EagleSoft, you receive a commitment to provide industry-leading support from a company with more than 128 years of success and innovation. For more information, call Patterson Dental at (800) 294-8504 or visit the eaglesoft.net Web site.
CAESY multimedia patient education offers software in DVD and server-based formats. CAESY DVD runs on DVD players in the clinical and reception areas. CAESY Enterprise connects directly to the local area network and distributes patient education inside the office. Choose from more than 200 presentations covering diagnoses, procedures, and alternatives. Content on preventive, restorative, and aesthetic treatment options helps educate patients, save time, eliminate repetition, and increase case acceptance. CAESY Enterprise includes CAESY for the operatories, Smile-Channel for reception areas, and ShowCase for creating case presentations. For more information, call Patterson Dental at (800) 333-2959 or visit the Web site located at caesy.com.
MAGNIFIED VIDEO DENTISTRY
As the name implies, the founders of MVD have been involved in every aspect of dental imaging devices, ergonomically correct products, and dental image storage and enhancement software products since the early 1990s. The goal is to provide cutting-edge yet simple-to-use products designed for the entire staff to use. The latest software re-lease features many user-friendly and smart enhancement tools for all types of digital imaging and recording. For more information, call Magnified Video Dentistry at (866) 999-9150 or visit magnavu.com.
PT Dental 5.0 was designed to work in conjunction with your practice management program to create a completely paperless dental practice. Patients can electronically complete all of their questionnaires and consent forms either online or in your office using a tablet PC. All clinical forms, including treatment consents, progress notes, and anything else can be completed and signed electronically. PT Dental will make your office more efficient, more organized, and will save you money. For more information, call Paperless Technologies at (888) 884-2225 or visit the Web site gopaperlessnow.com.
SEATTLE SOFTWARE DESIGN
AlterImage is the latest in digital image simulation for dentists, based on the world’s best-selling cosmetic simulation software, used in more than 85 countries. AlterImage is the affordable choice for dentists who want the most modern simulation software to show patients how they could look. AlterImage offers a clear alternative—they are experts in computer simulation. With its industry-standard interfaces, AlterImage can be used with all other modern programs and includes tools for reshaping, movement, colorchange, smile-copy, and more. For more information, call Seattle Software Design at (206) 633-7939 or visit alterimage.info.
Easy Dental is one of the easiest-to-use, most full-featured, and affordable dental practice management softwares available. With simple-yet-powerful functionality at a fraction of the cost of more expensive dental systems, it’s no wonder why more than 18,000 dentists use Easy Dental. Easy Dental 2007 is the latest version of this practice management system. Easy Dental 2007 offers clinical charting, providing doctors a simple way to enter existing, recommended, and completed treatment or conditions. It provides all the tools needed to simplify operatory and front-office management. For more information, call Easy Dental at (800) 768-6464 or visit the Web site easydental.com.
ADSTRA CLAIMS PLUS free dental practice management software for electronic claims submission through Emdeon (formerly WebMD) is perfect for new dental offices or any office that mails out paper dental claims. It easily and efficiently provides tools for patient registration, insurance information, performed treatment, charges, electronic claims submission, payments tracking, and complete ledger cards. The program also includes treatment logs, treatment planning, predeterminations, clinical notes, prescriptions, and orthodontic treatment logs. The software includes an extensive integrated help file and user’s guide. Interactive remote assistance is provided over the Internet. For more information, call ADSTRA SYSTEMS at (800) 450-0220 or visit the Web site adstra.com.
TeleVox Software’s T.LINK online communication system keeps patients and practices connected. T.LINK delivers enhanced service for patients by offering continuous access to appointment and account information as well as secure online payment options. T.LINK en-ables practices to create and send online newsletters and collaborate efficiently with referring doctors. T.LINK also provides AfterHours urgent call management. Patient calls into the front desk are reduced with T.LINK, giving doctors and staff more time to focus on in-office patient care. For more information, call TeleVox Software at (800) 644-4266, e-mail
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SuzyDENTAL addresses all NPI requirements including the ADA 2007 insurance form. Its appointment book provides 1-click access to patient records and auto-scheduling. The tickler file controls missed and cancelled appointments, and the short-call list helps to fill last-minute cancellations. Other features include a prescription writer, which generates paper prescriptions and a listing of prescriptions issued per patient, user administration, medical alert indicator, electronic claims submission, a customizable report writer, e-mail interface, integration with digital radiography, imaging systems, and a wireless intraoral camera. It also features periodontal and restorative charting. For more information, call Suzy Systems at (800) 345-5782 or visit suzy.com.