WannaCry: How Secure Is Your Orthodontic Practice’s Data Anyway?

I was recently approached by an orthodontist who really, really wanted to cry: all of his office’s documents including patient communications, case images and x-rays stored on his practice’s computers were encrypted by this virus. Since paying the ransom was out of the question (you don’t negotiate with cyberterrorists as blackmail never really ends), his […]

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Visual Orthodontics Partners with Forte Payment Systems

ALLEN, Texas, May 5, 2017 — Leading orthodontic practice management software provider, Visual Orthodontics (www.visualorthodontics.com), announces that it has fully integrated single source payment solution provider Forte Payment Systems (www.forte.net) as its preferred payment provider. This partnership maximizes the efficiency of Visual Orthodontics’ new Continuous Accounting feature and allows clients to take advantage of the […]

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AAO 2017 – What’s Hot and What’s Not

If you weren’t able to make it to San Diego this year you missed out on the nice weather, fantastic nightlife, and a lot of new and exciting products and services in the exhibit hall. While at the show we talked with quite a few orthodontists about what they thought of all these new trends […]

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Visual Orthodontics: The next generation of orthodontic practice management software has arrived.

After nearly ten years of research, product development, and rigorous customer testing, the much-anticipated launch of Visual Orthodontics is finally here. If you aren’t already familiar with Visual Orthodontics, you should be. Visual Orthodontics is a unique 4-in-1 integrated orthodontic practice automation platform based on the latest Cloud 2.0 technologies that modernizes, streamlines, and improves […]

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HIPAA HITECH and Orthodontic Practice Management Software

With all the latest healthcare data breaches made public recently, could a HIPAA audit of your practice be in the cards soon? Well, that may also depend on what orthodontic practice management software you use. Many orthodontic practice management systems in use today are based on computing and networking infrastructure designed many decades ago, when […]

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