How to divert patients from emergency rooms with teledentistry
by Dr. Katie Hawn
During residency, I received a diagnosis of benign essential tremor, which was a gut punch beyond my ability to process. Although I was able to practice dentistry while taking a beta-blocker, I experienced many unpleasant adverse effects, such as unrelenting dizziness, foggy thinking, and fatigue. I began to question my career longevity in terms of practicing clinical dentistry. ....
COVID-19 Leads To Increase In Telehealth Services Including KC Startup
by Next Missouri
Since the occurrence of the coronavirus pandemic, there has been an intense increase in demand for telehealth services. Because of this, the Federal Communications Commission granted funding to health care providers across the country through the COVID-19 ....
by Dr. Steven Brownstein
Howard Reis is the CEO of The TeleDentists and the President of HEALTHePRACTICES. With more than 25 years of experience in telemedicine, Howard is an expert at leveraging new information technologies for the healthcare industry.
Howard’s extensive specialties include teleradiology, teledentistry, medical imaging, telecommunications, and more.
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How teledentistry will play into dental insurance benefits in 2021 and beyond
By Kevin Henry, DrBiscuspid.com editor in chief
November 18, 2020 -- With COVID-19, teledentistry skyrocketed into the dental headlines in 2020. Now, with dental patients preparing for open insurance enrollment, what benefit will they see in teledentistry and will it become even bigger in 2021? ....
The TeleDentists’ Co-Founder and President Accepts Advisory Board Position with The Center for Telehealth and e-Health Law
Dr. Maria Kunstadter, President and Co-Founder of The TeleDentists, has been appointed to the Advisory Board of CTeL as the first dental professional on the board. CTeL, which is The Center for Telehealth and e-Health Law is an important resource for U.S.-based healthcare practitioners. It offers information about ....