Everyone says, "Medicare doesn't pay for dentistry..." ...and "everyone" is absolutely correct on this item. But what "everyone" got 100% wrong is that Medicare will pay for the the repair of radiographically visible bony defects in the jaw structure that are a consequence of bony infections. Invariably implant patients in terminal dentitions have these very defects and infections visible on radiograph. Medicare DOES Pay So, yes, Medicare does pay for this reconstructive oral surgery service; $4K-$6K for the bone repair in each arch. And yes, the patient pays all of the other non-covered dental stuff (meaning restorations) out of pocket. The [...]
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I've gone into the long list of reasons why the public wants immediate implant procedures such as AO4/6, etc. So, what are the marketing cost ranges to treat 3 full arch cases each month? Well, before we get into dollar amounts and ranges, there are THREE CRITICAL CONCEPTS unique to specialty implant advertising such as AOX. Critical Advertising Concepts #1: The first thing to know is that with marketing/advertising a niche procedure such as AOX is that there is always a minimum budget required to reach a "critical mass” of phone calls so that you have a dependable and predictable flow [...]
They say pictures are worth a thousand words and videos are worth ten thousand. It's true, but in dentistry we have real issues with video. The Biggest Problems with Most Dental Videos Dental video is 99.9% too technical or simply too scary to use in promotion efforts. I’ve wanted a great explainer video for several years and today I have some good news. We’re pleased to announce a practice exclusive for our members. A Full Arch Program Exclusive Fully animated, high-production value, videos that tell the story of what immediate loading procedures can do for the denture wearer and for the [...]
The best way to find out whether our geographic market area exclusive Full Arch Advertising Program for AO4/6 cases (with or without the optional Medicare Medical Billing option) is right for your practice and implant case goals is to schedule a time to have a one-on-one call. We'll discuss your clinical background, specific practice situation, and personal goals with cases. The first discovery call, of course, is free. Click here to have your one-on-one discussion about this with Dr. McAnally. Full-Arch Program Testimonials "James, please turn off your full arch implant ads! We have so many cases right now we can't [...]
I need your help so that me and my team and you and your team can heal more patients in the coming 12 months. You see...we are in the same business as you. THE HEALING BUSINESS! At the end of the day, we are here to heal patients and we do that week by week by sending patients in need of full arch implants to doctors like you who want to see implant cases by way of our proven advertising agency work. Redefining 'Good' A little known secret of why I decided in 2004 to send patients to other dentists via [...]
We can talk till the cows come home about how many full arch implant cases we send our members annually (last year 3500!), how we are #1 in Medicare reimbursement for oral surgery/implants, how we are Google's #1 non-corporate full arch implant digital advertiser internationally (US, UK, Canada, and Australia), and or how we are the #1 national competitor to ClearChoice. The REAL proof is when our member dentists tell their experiences and stories. Here's just that. Case Study #7 involves record dental implant case subsidy from Medicare Original Part B ($31K+ total subsidy + $25K out of pocket treatment cost [...]
FACT/REAL NEWS: Money is not the main driver behind why our members pursue full arch implant cases. In a bit, we'll return to the Top 5 motivators which may resonate with you. First, let's get the economics of seeing one full arch immediate load All-on-X implant case every week covered. Fees for these cases range from $7K in Poland, $10K in Vietnam, to $18K-$36K in the US. Removable implant cases, routinely start at $10K per arch and go up to $18K. Thus, revenue from 52 AOX/Teeth Tomorrow/Hybridge/etc. cases will range from $936K to $1.87M in the U.S.A. Now, one thing to [...]
We can talk till the cows come home about how many full arch implant cases we send our members annually (3500 in the latest year), how we are #1 in Medicare reimbursement for oral surgery/implants and Google's #1 full arch implant digital advertiser internationally (US, UK, Canada, and Australia) based on their objective metrics. How are network of independent practices have been competing and winning against ClearChoice for 10+ years. We can talk about all that, but the REAL proof is when our member dentists tell their experiences and stories. Here's just that. Case Study #6 involves $500K a month in [...]
Past full-arch implant clinical skills which are easy to acquire and gaining the ability to "sell" cases that cost as much as a nice motorbike or a well equipped car, unless a practice secures professional specialty advertising assistance, the odds are stacked greatly against that practice having a regular supply of terminal dentition patients looking for full arch implant answers who are also willing to write a check for the fee involved (or for at least 50-75% of the fee if the Medicare oral surgery benefit is involved for our 65+ year old US patients). Now, another advertising and sales truth, [...]
Today, I'm going to let you in on another secret. THE FORMULA that unlocks full arch implant cases month after month and year after year and that has been working for 17+ years in our longest term member's practice. The Formula for Full-Arch Success In the last few posts, we've covered truths about what prevents dentists from performing these life changing immediate loading modalities of implantology (or from referring their patients to providers who do perform these procedures). Another TRUTH in this niche area of clinical expertise is that most with the technical acumen to perform full arch immediate loading treatments [...]