How Selling Dental Scrap Benefits Your Dental Practice

Dental offices use a variety of precious metals for everything from fillings to crowns, and much of this metal can be sold to refiners. You can collect and sell dental scraps quickly and easily, which makes this an ideal way to add profit to your practice without accruing any extra costs. Consider the items you […]

Is Your Gold Clean or Dirty?

Dental crowns and bridges, used for restorative and cosmetic dentistry for years, have long contained precious metals such as gold. Those metals are all still being mined to some degree and all have the potential to fall into that “bad guy” business profile. The law of supply and demand dictates that price and profitability are […]

How Much Gold Is in a Gold Crown?

How Much Gold Is in a Gold Crown?

Have you ever wondered how much money people are carrying around in their molars? We’ve all met people with gold fillings—you may even have them yourself—and it’s interesting to think of so many individuals walking around with precious metals in their mouths. But how much gold is in a gold crown, anyway? Is it actually worth anything? […]

How to Ease Your Dental Patients’ Anxiety and Fear

Going to the dentist isn’t the most fun activity for many. However, some people find the very idea of being in a dentist’s chair to be completely nerve-wracking. As a dental professional, you provide an invaluable service in not only being able to care for your patients’ teeth, but also in educating them so that […]

How Much Money Is My Dental Scrap Worth?

Do you have dental scrap lying around from old dental restorations that have been replaced? Many dental crowns and bridges are made with precious metal alloys that can be worth real money. Whether you have had an old crown replaced or you are a dentist who has a collection of dental scrap taking up space, it’s easy to convert many types of dental scrap into cash.  […]