The Daily Grind offers readers a glimpse into the life of general dentists practicing today. Each post offers a perspective on managing a dental practice or balancing a life outside of the practice. The Daily Grind is written by several general dentist and student members of AGD. All content published on The Daily Grind is property of the Academy of General Dentistry and cannot be reposted or reprinted without permission.

  • The AGD Fellowship Examination

    • by Larry Stanleigh, BSc, MSc, DDS, FADI, FICD, FACD, FPFA
    • Dec 18, 2017, 08:00 AM
    They told me about the Fellowship program, that it had been in place for many years and had gained recognition worldwide as a prestigious demonstration of a continued commitment to advancing ourselves as general dentists.
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  • Praise For Our Patients Who Travel Far For Their Dental Home

    • by Zeynep Barakat, DMD, FAGD
    • Dec 11, 2017, 08:00 AM
    Since we live in a world where we prefer everything to be within easy reach or to be delivered to us directly, how far would any of us travel for our dental care?
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  • Patient Communication Ideas for the Modern Era

    • by Eric G. Jackson, DDS, MAGD, FICOI, FICD, FADI
    • Dec 4, 2017, 09:00 AM
    These days it’s the little things that truly separate an average dental practice from a great one. All patients like the idea of a meticulous dentist performing pain-free, minimally invasive dentistry with skill and precision.
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