Smile Source Private Dental Practice Blog

Dental Technology Driving Practice Growth

In the ever-evolving landscape of dentistry, private practice dentists are continually seeking ways to enhance patient care, streamline operations, and maximize savings without compromising on quality.

Amidst this pursuit, Smile Source Elite Vendors stand out as beacons of innovation and cost-efficiency, empowering dental professionals to achieve unprecedented success.

Through strategic partnerships with top-tier vendors like Clear Correct by Straumann, Dentsply Sirona, Envista, Henry Schein, iCreditWorks, Microdental Laboratories, and National Dentex Labs, Smile Source offers a comprehensive suite of solutions that not only revolutionize dental practices but also drive substantial savings and rebates within its extensive network.

At the forefront of this transformative journey is the commitment to excellence and innovation embodied by Smile Source Elite Vendors. Let's delve deeper into how these esteemed partners are reshaping the dental industry landscape and driving practice growth.

Clear Correct by Straumann: Elevating Orthodontic Care

clearcorrect-bracesClear Correct, a subsidiary of Straumann Group, is renowned for its cutting-edge clear aligner technology, offering patients a discreet and comfortable alternative to traditional braces. Through its partnership with Smile Source, Clear Correct extends exclusive benefits to member practices, enabling dentists to seamlessly integrate orthodontic solutions into their service offerings while enjoying substantial savings.

From comprehensive training and support to streamlined ordering processes, Clear Correct empowers dentists to deliver exceptional orthodontic outcomes while enhancing practice profitability.


Dentsply Sirona: Pioneering Dental Innovation

Dentsply Sirona stands as a global leader in dental technology and innovation, offering a diverse range of products and solutions tailored to meet the evolving needs of dental professionals. As a Smile Source Elite Vendor, Dentsply Sirona provides member practices with access to state-of-the-art equipment, consumables, and digital solutions designed to optimize clinical workflows and enhance patient outcomes.

cer-image-cerec-family-primemill-speedfire-omnicam-primescanThrough group invoice savings and rebates, Dentsply Sirona enables dentists to invest in advanced technologies that drive practice efficiency and profitability, fostering a culture of continuous innovation and excellence.


Envista: Empowering Digital Dentistry

Envista-dexisEnvista Corporation, a pioneer in digital dentistry, is dedicated to revolutionizing the way dental professionals diagnose, treat, and care for their patients. Through its portfolio of market-leading brands, including KaVo Kerr, Nobel Biocare, and Ormco, Envista delivers innovative solutions that empower dentists to achieve clinical excellence and operational efficiency.

As a Smile Source Elite Vendor, Envista offers member practices unparalleled access to cutting-edge dental equipment, software, and educational resources, coupled with significant savings and rebates that amplify practice success and growth.


"Smile Source gave our team a good nudge to do an "audit" of the office to evaluate what vendors we are using, what we are paying for certain services, etc. Now we know we are not paying more for supplies because we are a private practice."


Henry Schein: Driving Practice Success

Henry Schein, a trusted partner to dental professionals worldwide, is committed to empowering practices with the tools, resources, and support needed to thrive in today's competitive market. Through its comprehensive product portfolio and value-added services, Henry Schein delivers unparalleled value to Smile Source member practices, facilitating access to high-quality dental supplies, equipment, and practice management solutions.

Henry ScheinBy leveraging group purchasing power and negotiating advantageous agreements, Henry Schein enables dentists to optimize operational efficiency, reduce costs, and reinvest in practice growth initiatives.


iCreditWorks: Simplifying Patient Financing

icreditworks-appiCreditWorks, a leading provider of patient financing solutions, partners with Smile Source to empower practices with flexible payment options that enhance patient access to care while driving practice revenue. Through its innovative financing platform, iCreditWorks enables dentists to offer tailored financing solutions that cater to diverse patient needs and preferences.

With competitive rates, seamless integration, and dedicated support, iCreditWorks empowers Smile Source member practices to overcome financial barriers and foster long-term patient relationships, ultimately driving practice growth and success.


Microdental Laboratories: Delivering Precision and Quality

Microdental Laboratories, a trusted leader in dental laboratory services, partners with Smile Source to deliver unparalleled craftsmanship, precision, and quality to member practices nationwide. Through its state-of-the-art facilities and experienced technicians, Microdental Laboratories offers a comprehensive range of restorative and cosmetic solutions tailored to meet the unique needs of each patient.

microdental-restorationsBy leveraging group purchasing agreements and collaborative partnerships, Microdental Laboratories enables dentists to access premium dental restorations while benefiting from substantial savings and rebates, enhancing practice profitability and patient satisfaction.


National Dentex Labs: Redefining Dental Prosthetics

nSequence_cad-cam-dentistryNational Dentex Labs, a division of National Dentex Corporation, is committed to delivering innovative dental prosthetics and laboratory services that elevate patient outcomes and practice success. As a Smile Source Elite Vendor, National Dentex Labs offers member practices access to a diverse portfolio of restorative solutions, including crowns, bridges, implants, and dentures, crafted with precision and expertise.

Through strategic alliances and group purchasing initiatives, National Dentex Labs enables dentists to optimize supply chain efficiencies, reduce costs, and deliver superior restorative care that exceeds patient expectations.

"Smile Source member support services work to keep our overhead down by reviewing our costs and connecting us to other vendors, and stepping in when we have an issue with a vendor to resolve the situation on our behalf."


Smile Source Elite Vendors play a pivotal role in transforming dental practices and driving sustainable growth and success within the Smile Source network. Through their unwavering commitment to excellence, innovation, and collaboration, these esteemed partners empower dentists to achieve clinical excellence, operational efficiency, and financial prosperity. By harnessing the collective strength of the Smile Source community and leveraging strategic partnerships with top-tier vendors, dental professionals can unlock unparalleled savings, rebates, and opportunities for growth, ensuring a bright and prosperous future for their practices and patients alike.

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