3 Dental Office Furniture Best Practices

Posted by Dan Johnstone on Nov 28, 2018 10:30:00 AM

Dental offices are some of the most varied workspaces in any industry. On one hand, dental offices need to be warm and accommodating for visitors of all ages and backgrounds; however, they should also support employees and ensure high levels of productivity. As such, everything about a dentist’s office –– from the color scheme, to the layout, to the very furniture –– can affect a practice’s bottom line. With that in mind, today we’re here to provide a few helpful hints about an often overlooked design element, namely, dental office furniture. Check out these three best practices before you make any impulse buys!

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Topics: Dental Office Renovation

5 Ways To Completely Revamp Your Dental Office Waiting Room

Posted by Tom Johnstone on Sep 26, 2018 10:30:00 AM

It’s difficult to overstate how important customer service is to the viability of a modern business. After all, how your current customers perceive your operation won’t just determine your immediate success but can also affect your ability to attract new consumers too. And dentists in particular need to be aware of this fact. A few negative reviews from unsatisfied patients can tarnish even the most prestigious practice. With that in mind, we’re here to provide a few solutions to one of the biggest pain points in the dentist-patient relationship: the waiting room. Here are five ways you can completely revamp your dental office waiting room –– and delight rather than irritate your patients:

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Topics: Dental Office Renovation, layout, office redesign

Dental Office Renovation Ideas in Pictures

Posted by Tom Johnstone on Aug 23, 2018 10:30:00 AM

Every business should strive to deliver the best possible customer experience for their patrons. That's especially true of dentists and other medical professionals. Indeed, in order to retain and attract new clients, dentists need to create an office atmosphere where their patients feel relaxed and at ease. Unfortunately, that's not always a straightforward project. At Key Interiors we've worked closely with dental professionals for years to find solutions for their workspace problems. Below, you'll find a few examples of how we've brought dental office renovation ideas to life. Check them out for yourself!

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Topics: Dental Office Renovation, office redesign

Office Remodeling Examples: Get a Gorgeous Office Without Breaking the Bank

Posted by Dan Johnstone on Jul 17, 2018 10:30:00 AM

All business owners have an obligation to themselves and their staff to manage their finances responsibly. It’s not always fun forming a company budget, but it’s an essential element to generating a sound business strategy. Unfortunately, budgetary restrictions sometimes prohibit a business owner from doing everything they’d like to accomplish under ideal circumstances. And far too often, management chooses to forgo a much-needed office renovation to cover other areas of need. The good news is, you don’t have to break the bank to achieve a stunning office redesign. Indeed, here are four office remodeling examples you can emulate at your workspace. Simply click on the links in the blog to see the work for yourself!

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Topics: office redesign, car dealership design, Dental Office Renovation, Office Renovation

Your Worst Nightmare About Dental Office Design Come to Life

Posted by Jerry Johnstone on Jun 20, 2018 10:30:00 AM

For many, (around ten percent of the population) the thought of going to any dental office is a terrifying one. Indeed, dental phobia is real, and medical professionals in the dentistry field need to recognize this if they’re going to overcome stereotypes and negative connotations. The good news is, the way your practice is laid out and organized can have an alleviating effect on nervous patients. Conversely though, a poor dental office design could compound your patients’ fears, and irritate your other visitors as well. On that note, today we’re going to examine the worst case scenario in dental office design. Here’s a few nightmarish design elements to avoid like the plague at your office:

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Topics: Dental Office Renovation

5 Innovative Solutions to Orthodontic Office Design Problems

Posted by Dan Johnstone on Apr 9, 2018 10:30:00 AM

Orthodontists and dentists occupy a unique section of the medical industry. As a result, they face a different set of office design issues as opposed to other medical professionals and other businesses in general. Indeed, it can prove difficult to strike a balance between developing a welcoming environment for patients, while also creating a workspace that functions smoothly for your employees. Situations like these call for a little innovation; and with that in mind, here are five creative solutions to common orthodontic office design problems: 

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Topics: Dental Office Renovation

3 Dentist Office Design Ideas

Posted by Dan Johnstone on Jan 3, 2018 11:30:00 AM

One of the keyanxiety triggersfor people who are reluctant to see the dentist is the clinical look and feel of dental environments. Uncomfortable plastic chairs in the waiting room, buzzing fluorescent lights, PEOPLE Magazines,  –– these factors can all contribute to a negative experience at a dental practice.  Indeed, just thinking about it is enough to convince many patients to put off going to the dentist.

Fortunately, while this may have been the norm in the past, it certainly doesn’t need to be now and going forward — which is particularly good news for dentists who want to increase their scalability. And what dentist wouldn’t want happy, relaxed patients who look forward to their visit instead of dreading it? To that end, here are three creative dentist office design ideas that can turn dread into delight:

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Topics: Dental Office Renovation

3 Common — and Costly — Misconceptions About Dental Office Interior Design

Posted by Dan Johnstone on Nov 21, 2017 11:30:00 AM

Every dentist, whether they have just started their journey in the field, or are thinking about life-after-dentistry, knows that dental office interior design plays a key role in both practice success and patient satisfaction.

What’s more, most dentists have translated their awareness of dental office interior design into significant improvements and investments. Indeed, gone are the days when waiting areas and treatment rooms were suitably clinical, functional and sterile, but devoid of “humanizing” factors such as plants, artwork, soft carpeting, and other elements. Some pediatric practices even have aquariums to soothe and engage anxious kids (and give their parents a break from endless chants of “when can we go home!”).

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Topics: Dental Office Renovation

3 Dental Office Renovation Best Practices

Posted by Tom Johnstone on Nov 3, 2017 11:30:00 AM

You may have been mulling it over for months — or perhaps even years — and now, at last, you are ready to move forward and make your dental office renovation vision a reality. To help make the experience successful and rewarding, here are three best practices to keep in mind:

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Topics: Dental Office Renovation

Pediatric Dental Office Design: Tips for Catering to Kids & Grown-Ups

Posted by Dan Johnstone on Oct 25, 2017 11:30:00 AM

As noted by DentalEconomics.com, by the year 2020 pediatric dentists are expected to comprise the second-largest group of practicing dentists — which means that competition for family loyalty and referrals will grow even more intense than it is now. 

Of course, families will ultimately choose (or in some cases, change) their pediatric dentist based on a variety of key factors, such as what solutions and services are offered, billing policies, local proximity, and so on.

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Topics: Dental Office Renovation