Practice Management

Practice Management

Pre-employment personality testing

Your practice is growing and you are hiring. But as you peruse the stack of resumes, how can you know who is actually a good fit for the job? An introverted, unfriendly receptionist; an anxious,...

MedEsthetics Jan/Feb 2018 Profile

Gerald Goldberg, MD, suffered with acne as an adolescent. The resulting scars he carried as an adult piqued his interest in working with children with port wine stains and other disfiguring birth...

MedEsthetics Jan/Feb When the Mirror Lies

Every cosmetic provider has repeat patients. But not all of those “regulars” are satisfied customers hoping to wind back the clock a few years or improve upon Mother Nature. Some people who seek...

Addressing employee drug misuse

An employee who is misusing drugs can threaten your bottom line in many ways: higher absenteeism; lower productivity; increased losses due to theft; and costly accidents that spark lawsuits. The...

The Haworth Institute and Self-Centered Aesthetics

Randal Haworth, MD, made a name for himself in aesthetics in the early 2000s when he joined Fox television’s reality show, “The Swan.” On the program, he was part of a team of plastic surgeons,...

Business Consult October 2017

“The doctor is board certified.” This is the answer I hear most often when I ask a new practice manager what makes her practice unique or special. While being board certified is an important...