Maximize Your Dental Marketing with These Dental AppsBy: Joyce Kahng, DDS •November 15, 2023
As a dentist, you are always looking for ways to improve your craft and become the best dentist you can be. If you own a dental office, you likely are also looking for ways to grow your office and be more competitive in your local market.
One resource you can take advantage of to become the best dentist and dental office owner you can be is apps!
Below are a few apps you can use to refresh yourself on what you learned in dental school and even learn new things about dentistry and dental marketing:
Whether you would like to learn more about marketing your dental office, learn how to run social media to engage with your patients, or simply refresh yourself on procedures you haven’t performed in a long time, Udemy is an outstanding resource. This app provides courses on just about every topic imaginable—including dentistry and even dental marketing! Many courses on Udemy are below $20, and they are often hours long.
Consider purchasing a few courses and giving them a watch to learn more about procedures you haven’t performed since dental school and dental marketing strategies you can put in place to grow your office.
As a dentist, you already know a whole lot about anatomy, tooth morphology, and occlusion. With that said, it’s always good to quiz yourself. The Dental Anatomy Mastery app provides you with over 400 dental anatomy questions that will help to keep you sharp.
The app is currently sitting at 4.8/5 stars with 62 reviews on the Google Play store, which is a great score.
This app is specifically designed to provide 3D dental illustrations, and it delivers on that promise exceptionally well. The illustrations are incredibly detailed, enabling users to gain a better understanding of different teeth, oral areas, and procedures (such as implantation, surgery, and orthodontics). By bringing together a plethora of dental anatomy images and procedures in one place, this study tool is an excellent resource for visualizing various dental procedures. It is great for newer dentists looking to get some extra study time in. Dental 3D Illustrations has a 4.4/5 star rating on the Google Play store, backed up by over 1,000 reviews.
YouTube is exceptionally helpful when it comes to learning about dentistry, dental procedures, and dental office growth. There are a lot of channels on the platform that discuss dental procedures and other topics related to dentistry. We’ll go through some of these channels below to give you a jumping-off point. All of these channels are free to view and are packed with outstanding information.
There are quite a few places these days to listen to podcasts. These include iTunes, Spotify, Podcast Addict, and more. Why are we discussing podcasts? Because there are a ton of podcasts available that are related to dentistry and dental marketing (especially dental marketing). These podcasts are informative and are a great way to learn more while on your way to work or while you are on break.
Below are some YouTube channels and podcasts that are free to watch/listen to. Check them out!
The Glidewell Dental channel has a lot of information about dental materials, clinical techniques, products, procedures, and so much more. You’ll find step-by-step procedure guides and more on this channel.
Link: Glidewell – YouTube
Dr. Hina Malik runs the highly popular YouTube channel called Dr. Teeth, which boasts an impressive following of over 100,000 subscribers. Dr. Malik is a top educator who covers a broad range of dental topics, including anatomy, prosthodontics, cancer treatment, implantology, orthodontics, and many more. The channel offers comprehensive dental courses that are valuable for both dental students seeking to broaden their knowledge and dentists in need of a refresher. The dental tutorials presented on the channel are animated and straightforward, making them easy to follow.
Link: Dr Teeth – YouTube
With over 80,000 subscribers, Hygiene Edge is an excellent channel that caters to dentists seeking to enhance their skills and knowledge. The channel is also an invaluable resource for dental students, as it provides visual demonstrations of techniques learned in school. Hygiene Edge regularly posts informative content on a diverse range of topics and offers step-by-step guides for various procedures. If you are looking to stay up-to-date and improve your dental practice, subscribing to Hygiene Edge is a must.
Link: Hygiene Edge – YouTube
The Thriving Dentist Show is an invaluable resource for dental professionals seeking to reduce cancellations, grow their practice, and achieve a healthy work-life balance. The show features insightful interviews with outstanding dentists and tackles current issues related to dentistry. With plenty of tips and recommendations, The Thriving Dentist Show is an excellent source of information that can help you take your practice to the next level.
Listen HERE: Podcast Show – Thriving Dentist with Gary Takacs
The Dental Marketing Secret Podcast is a content-rich show that provides valuable insights into various marketing topics, with a particular focus on marketing for dentistry. The podcast covers a wide range of subjects, including content creation, video marketing, social media marketing, and much more. Additionally, listeners can enjoy interviews with
top guests in the field, adding even more value to the show. Whether you are a seasoned dental marketer or just starting, The Dental Marketing Secret Podcast is a must-listen.
Hack Dentistry is a go-to resource for dental students and dentists seeking to enhance their understanding of complex procedures and concepts in a simple and engaging way. The YouTube channel offers a range of educational videos that use animation to cover a variety of topics, such as dental anatomy, periodontitis, histology, inflammation, gingivitis, and many more. In addition to the free learning tools, Hack Dentistry also offers paid courses for those seeking more in-depth knowledge.
Link: Hack Dentistry – YouTube
You now have a great list of dentistry apps you can check out, along with podcasts and YouTube channels. Start downloading and learning more about dentistry and dental marketing today!
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