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Ortho2 News

Read below about recent news releases, our quarterly newsletter, upcoming events, and information about Ortho2 using the links below.


Meetings: Four Mistakes to Avoid

March 22, 2017

Do your staff meetings waste time and kill morale? If you answered yes, you'll definitely want to check out today's blog! Dr. Roger Levin shares useful tips on how to facilitate quality meetings that are positive and productive. Read more here.

2017 UGM Wrap Up

March 6, 2017

Great speakers, talented staff, and awesome attendees made this year's Ortho2 UGM amazing! Be sure to check out today's blog to see why the annual UGM ignites inspiration for all in attendance. Read more here.

CDC Summary Changes to Be Implemented

February 7, 2017

Be sure to check out today's blog post, where Andrea Cook shares an update on standard precautions and the foundation for preventing transmission of infectious agents during patient care. Read more here.

Three Great Techniques for Controlling Overhead

January 23, 2017

In today's blog post, Dr. Roger Levin shares tips on how to make sure excess spending isn't cutting into your profits and income. Read more here.

Users Group Meeting Early Registration About to Expire

December 27, 2016

Have you registered for the upcoming Ortho2 Users Group Meeting?! If not, be sure to check out today's blog for information on early registration pricing. This ends soon, so register today! Read more here.

Ardent Fan or Shopper: The Wow Factor Difference!

December 21, 2016

Looking for a way to 'wow' your new potential patients? Look no further! In today's blog post, Nancy Hyman share tips on how to impress patients and strengthen referrals. Read more here.

Spreading Holiday Cheer!

December 9, 2016

We are so excited to share some of our holiday spirit with you! In the spirit of giving, we are offering a special on Edge and ViewPoint modules this month! And not only will you save on your purchase this month, but we will also match your savings and give it to a charity of your choice! Be sure to check out today's blog for more details. Read more here.

Three Sources of Strength for the New Year

December 1, 2016

Looking for a way to ensure greater practice success in 2017? Check out today's blog where Dr. Roger Levin shares useful tips on how to make the upcoming year a successful one! Read more here.

Scripting for Goals

November 17, 2016

Setting production and collection goals is great, but they're of little use if we don't provide staff with the tools to achieve them. In today's blog post, Pat Rosenzweig shares some great examples of goals, scripts, and outcomes for various daily scenarios. Read more here.

Get Serious about Having Fun with Social Media

October 12, 2016

Social media can be a lot of fun, but what kinds of posts will get the attention of current and prospective patients and parents? Be sure to check out today's blog post, where Dr. Roger P. Levin shares awesome tips on how to increase your social media fun factor and keep your followers coming back for more! Read more here.

If At First You Don't Succeed, Follow Up

September 14, 2016

Searching for effective ways to follow up with prospective patients after consults? Look no further! Dr. Levin shares useful tips on developing follow-up strategies to turn "maybe" into "yes". Read more here.

Parent Promotions - Remember this Valuable Resource!

September 1, 2016

Nancy Hyman gives tips on how to market your practice to attract parents and shares several promotion ideas parents will love. Read more here.

The Dual Advantages of Outside Financing

August 12, 2016

Paying for orthodontics can be daunting, especially in the post-recession economy. In this blog, Dr. Roger P. Levin's share tips on how to increase case acceptance and reduce collections headaches in your office. Read more here.

Do Young Patients Think Your Practice is Awesome...or Lame?

July 26, 2016

Dr. Roger Levin shares tips and ideas on how to update your office to create a more exciting atmosphere for your young patients. Read more here.

Benefits of Edge

July 18, 2016

Looking to make the switch from ViewPoint to Edge? Here are 7 awesome reasons that make this switch a no-brainer! Read more here.

Review Time: Responding to Online Reviews for Your Practice

June 10, 2016

Nancy Hyman talks about responding to online reviews for your practice. Read more here.

Introducing Edge Broadcast

June 3, 2016

Keeping your patients up to date on the latest news has never been easier! Edge Broadcast is a user friendly tool for creating newsletters to send to your patients, responsible parties, and professionals. Learn more here.

Increase Production with TC Training

May 13, 2016

Dr. Roger Levin discusses the importance of treatment coordinator (TC) training, and gives pointers on how to increase production through a well-trained TC. Read more here.

Make Workflows Work for You (And How the Cutting Edge Webinar Series Can Help)

May 6, 2016

One of the most underused features in Edge is workflows. See how to make workflows work for you. Read more here.

Top 3 Reasons to Visit Ortho2 in Orlando

April 29, 2016

We cover the top 3 reasons to visit us at booth #201 at the AAO in Orlando. Read more here.

Wait, Ortho2 has a Cloud?

April 27, 2016

Looking to the future for practice management in your office? Then look no further than the Ortho2 cloud. Read more here.

The Principles of Infection Prevention

April 23, 2016

Andrea Cook talks about the importance of infection prevention in your ortho practice on the blog. Read more here.

Locking Down the New Patient Phone Script in Nine Steps

April 19, 2016

Nancy Hyman talks 9 easy steps to making sure your initial phone call with a patient is fantastic. Read more here.

Are You Planning for the Future?

April 15, 2016

Michelle Haupt talks about the importance of making sure your practice is prepared for the future. Read more here.

Why Aren't You Using It?

March 22, 2016

Pat Rosenzweig talks about using your practice management software to its full potential. Read more here.

Keeping Ortho Patients on Schedule

February 26, 2016

Dr. Levin talks about techniques that will help keep ortho patients on schedule. Read more here.

Pictures From Past UGM Parties Part 2

February 19, 2016

There were too many photos for just one blog post, here's part 2 of the best photos from past UGM parties! Read more here.

Pictures From Past UGM Parties Part 1

February 5, 2016

Check out UGM party pictures from the past. Read more here.

Building a Positive Workplace: Give Your Team a Workplace Assessment

January 15, 2016

Dr. Gorczyca talks about ways to foster a positive work environment. Read more here.

Starting the New Year Right with Edge

December 18, 2015

Bring in the New Year with Edge Practice Management Solutions! Read more here.

UGM 2016 and How I Conquered My New Year's Resolutions Already

December 11, 2015

There's still time to save big on the 2016 UGM by registering early. Check out the blog to see all the fun you can have in Las Vegas in February. Read more here.

Chat Support - Another Way to Reach Us

December 1, 2015

Chat Support is another great way to get in contact with us at Ortho2 follow the link to see why. Read more here.

Time to Get Serious about Observation

November 9, 2015

Dr. Levin talks about how an observation program represents one of the most potent strategies for acquiring new ortho patients, especially in today's more competitive market. Read more here.

Cutting Edge Webinars: Knowledge at the Low, Low Price of Nothing

October 30, 2015

We're offering webinars to anyone involved in the orthodontic world regardless of practice management software being used in your office. If you want to know how to make your practice even better, join us weekly for an hour and hear some great information from the industry's top leaders. Read more here.

So, What is Your Excuse?

October 26, 2015

Andrea Cook talks about how to deal with office excuses and make sure your team is working the best it can. Read more here.

Patient Reward Strategies

October 15, 2015

Nancy Hyman talks about some great ways you can cultivate referrals with the use of rewards in your practice. Read more here.

Boundaries and Policies

October 9, 2015

Pat Rosenzweig talks on the blog about the importance of having a policy for missed or late appointments and how you can stop it with your patients. Read more here.

Developing a Solid Marketing System

September 30, 2015

K. Ryan Alexander talks on the blog about the importance of marketing and having a plan so that you can get more patients into your practice. Read more here.

Driving Growth With an Observation Program

September 18, 2015

How can an observation program grow your practice? Follow the link to find out with Dr. Levin. Read more here.

Google Maps 3-Pack aka Snack Pack Update

September 4, 2015

Mary talks about the changes that occurred to Google's searches for local businesses. Read more here.

Etc. vs. ETC

August 31, 2015

LeeAnn Peniche talks about what makes a treatment coordinator excellent and what makes one exceptional. Read more here.

Inspire Your Team to be Great

August 17, 2015

Dr. Levin talks about ways you can motivate your practice to be the best it can be. Read more here.

Windows 10 is Here

July 29, 2015

Today we talk about Windows 10, your practice, and what having an old OS means for your IT security. Read more here.

Mary Kay Miller – The Aftermath of Mobilegeddon: Revisiting Google’s Mobile Algorithm Update

July 22, 2015

Mary Kay Miller discusses what changed and what hasn't changed because of Google's big search algorithm changes. Read more here.

Nancy Hyman – Rock Your School Promotions!

July 15, 2015

Nancy Hyman talks about the importance of direct promotions to schools as one way of increasing patient referrals. Read more here.

News Archive

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