If possible, have a regular in the treatment room for the patient to sit in while having a conversation about what will happen during your time together today.

Make sure that you’re also sitting during this conversation.

Be curious about their overall dental experience.

By incorporating this one tool you create an atmosphere of empathy, choice, and clear communication, contributing to a positive and supportive dental experience.

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