Pop quiz: What physical indicators do you use to help efficiently diagnose a patient?
At RootCanalAcademy.com we have seven tests that we conduct in a 30 second exam:
6. Bite stick
Explaining each test while in progress, and the patient’s own corresponding sensation, will help them understand the need for treatment and is a good precursor to your diagnostic explanation. Conducting your test efficiently and authoritatively instills confidence.