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How to help drug-seeking patients without becoming a victim. 

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No matter how carefully dentists screen patients, unexpected emergencies occur. 

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About Us 

With over 17,000 dental practitioners insured, Dentist’s Advantage is one of the nation’s premier providers of malpractice insurance and risk management solutions to dentists.  In 1949, the company started out as a small agency insuring dentists in California and Arizona.  In 1995, the agency was purchased by the global insurance leader Aon, who made the program available in all 50 states.

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Fort Washington, PA 19034
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When you become a dentist, you’ll eliminate pain, help preserve our teeth and keep us smiling. You’ll perform evaluations, make recommendations and provide expert healthcare. You’ll do everything in your power to make your patients feel comfortable about making a trip to the dentist. 

Your Dental Career.
Our Professional Liability Solutions. 

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Being active across multiple social media sites not only helps establish a brand.

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Enjoy the benefits of electronic communication while minimizing the risk of litigation.

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Dentist’s Advantage

Agenda:

  • What are the key insurance terms a dentist should understand before purchasing a policy? 
  • What procedures or allegations are most common? Which are most severe?   
  • Licensing complaints and regulatory board actions and penalties   
  • Actual dental malpractice case studies and resulting expenses   
  • How to reduce your risks using best practices and risk management resources available to you

Understanding malpractice insurance terms, available options, and high risk procedures will position you ahead of the curve before embarking on your dental career. 

Why:

  • Dental Malpractice 101 (download flyer)    
  • 1-hour complimentary seminar at your school  
  • Free lunch

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What:

Where:
When:

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How:

Odds of having a
dental malpractice claim
over a 5 year period*
 

Average legal expense
to defend a dental
malpractice claim*
 

$24,795 

Average cost of a
dental malpractice
claim payment*
 

$83,120 

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Arthur A Dugoni School of Dentistry 
San Francisco, CA
June 1, 2018
 
 
 

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*CNA. (2016). Dental Professional Liability 2016 Claim Report.  Retrieved from http://www.dentists-advantage.com/sites/DA/rskmgt/Pages/DentalClaimStudy.aspx

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At Dentist’s Advantage our approach is similar.  We evaluate dentists’ malpractice insurance risks and recommend coverage that helps preserve their career.  Just like you, we do everything in our power to make our clients feel comfortable, and we do that by using an open, educational approach to insurance. 

Accurate documentation can provide a strong defense during a malpractice lawsuit. 

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Financial matters often lead to patient dissatisfaction. Follow these best practices when setting clear patient payment policies.

Read the article (pdf)Fee Arrangements and Disputes

Dental Risk Management Spotlight

Learn tips on reducing the risk of patient injury and patient dissatisfaction.

Read the article (pdf)The Risk Management Process

Dental Risk Management Spotlight