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Dr Karyn Halpern - Mastering Dental Photography

By Chantelle Anink on 12/01/2021 10:18:42 AM

When Karyn was 13 she visited her orthodontist to get braces. Intrigued by her orthodontist’s ability to transform people's smiles and change their lives, she knew that she had found her path; and the rest, is a very successful history!

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The Slow Consultation

By Dr. Lincoln Harris on 23/07/2019 2:27:34 PM

Speed. Efficiency. Systemisation.

I've tried them all. I've tried NLP. I've tried two choices:
  • I've tried the huge written plan with brochures.
  • I've tried the confident suggestion.
Topics: Treatment Planning Cases Rapid Efficient Treatment Planning
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How we CRASH #2- MENTAL Capacity.

By Dr. Lincoln Harris on 13/03/2019 12:08:50 PM

Women can multi task.

Men can't.

Actually, that is a myth. No one can multi-task. Not even fighter pilots.

Topics: Treatment Planning Cases Dentistry Dr Lincoln Harris R.I.P.E Rapid Efficient Treatment Planning Restoring Excellence
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How we CRASH #1 - Killer Fatigue

By Dr. Lincoln Harris on 22/02/2019 12:04:47 PM

Why do dentists make mistakes?

Why do you make mistakes?

Why do I make mistakes?

Topics: Treatment Planning Cases Dentistry Dr Lincoln Harris R.I.P.E Rapid Efficient Treatment Planning Restoring Excellence
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Golf dentistry - Compete against yourself

By Dr. Lincoln Harris on 10/02/2019 11:49:40 AM

I suppose there are a small number of people who play golf at an internationally competitive level.

However the vast majority of people play handicapped golf for fun.

No matter what level you are at, golf isn't really something you compete against others in.

Topics: Treatment Planning Cases Dentistry Dr Lincoln Harris R.I.P.E Rapid Efficient Treatment Planning Restoring Excellence
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You Failure - Do you feel not good enough?

By Dr. Lincoln Harris on 31/01/2019 11:17:56 AM

You see the outside of others.

You see the inside of yourself.

I've heard a few people say recently that they have felt like a failure at certain points in their life. Or just a failure.

Topics: Treatment Planning Cases R.I.P.E Rapid Efficient Treatment Planning
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Big Numbers. The Secret.

By Dr. Lincoln Harris on 10/01/2019 10:22:33 AM

We love big numbers. And big things. Big hotels. Big airports. Big projects.

We watch shows about them. About how they are built. About how they are run.

If I say, name an airport, the universal ones that come to mind are probably Dubai, Heathrow, LAX and other huge international hubs.

Topics: Treatment Planning Business Cases practice mentoring
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Just The Facts: Philosophy and Science in Dentistry

By Dr. Lincoln Harris on 05/12/2018 5:00:17 PM

I was recently watching the series Genius, about the life of Albert Einstein.

There is a line from the show that resonated (although it is quite likely made up, it does reflect the resistance to Einstein's ideas when he first proposed them) 

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Can I see your head on a plate?

By Dr. Lincoln Harris on 08/10/2018 3:28:26 PM

I was once watching one of those ubiquitous cooking competitions, where talented hopefuls are judged by professional chef's.In one episode, one of the judges remarked that the food was a mess.

Topics: Treatment Planning Cases R.I.P.E Rapid Efficient Treatment Planning
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The fear of Treatment Planning

By Dr. Lincoln Harris on 04/09/2018 4:19:37 PM

What is your patient afraid of?

Your patient is mostly afraid of what you are afraid of. When I was younger, I feared implant surgery. Not surprisingly, all my patients got bridges.

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