Author Bryan McLelland

EP002: Steve Covey, Pareto Principle, Distraction Osteogenesis and Does Taking Advil before my Surgery Help reduce PAIN?

Interesting Case ButtonQuote of the Day
Just as we develop our physical muscles through overcoming opposition such as lifting weights we develop our character muscles by overcoming challenges and adversity.
Seven Habit of Highly Effective People by Stephen Covey
https://www.stephencovey.com/

Book Review
80/20 Sales and Marketing Book : The definitive guide to making more and working less
Perry Marshall
Chapter 3
Leverage points exists no matter where you are at on your journey to amplify your results in multiples
Chapter 4
Getting traffic and customers and getting those customers to identify themselves. He discusses the use of a sales funnel.
Seven Cardinal rule of the 80/20 Sales Professional are discussed
Chapter 5
Invisible Money finder at http://www.8020curve.com/
People spend insane amounts of money on their passion

Article Review
Do NSAID’s given pre surgery decrease post surgery PAIN?
Cox 2 inhibitors such as Celebrex may be helpful but traditional NSAID’s do not
Click here for article: Does giving NSAID’s before Surgery Help_

Interesting Case
*These case files are not be shared out of respect for the individuals who were kind enough to volunteer their situation to be shared for educational purposes.
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Cleft Lip and Palate Board
Chromosome 16 duplication
Hypotonic, hypotonia, with a hypoplastic mandible and siezures and the baby (Abby) could not eat or breath correctly.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chromosome_16_(human)
http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/chromosome/16
Tracheostomy
Gastric Tube (G tube)
Lower Jaw surgery with a mandibular osteotomy with the placement of distraction appliances
bilaterally and growing a new jaw (mandible)
Sleep study proved that the obstructive sleep apnea was cured (OSA)
Tracheostomy was removed
Abby is now learning how to eat
Click here to read: Abbi’s Letter

 

Resources
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Obstructive_sleep_apnea

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EP001: Jim Collins, Pareto Principle, a Broken Mandible and Does Topical Dental Anesthetic Really Work?

Interesting Case ButtonQuote of the Day
Good is the enemy of great and that is one of the key reason why we have so little that becomes great. We don’t have great schools principally because we have good schools. We don’t have great government principally because we have good government. Few people attain great lives in large part because it is just so easy to settle for a good life.
Jim Collins from the book of Good To Great : Why some companies make the leap and others don’t
http://www.jimcollins.com/

Book Review
80/20 Sales and Marketing Book : The definitive guide to making more and working less
Perry Marshall
Chapter 1
https://www.perrymarshall.com/8020­book/
Pareto Principle
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pareto_principle
80/20 rule : 80 percent of our results comes from 20% of our efforts
Summary of the book is available at this site https://www.perrymarshall.com/80­20/supplement/
80 percent of all profits come from 20% of our patients and from that, 20% of those people are
willing to spend a lot more money on you and your practice
Top performers are not twice as good but rather multiple times better
Chapter 2 : Rack the Shotgun
The term used in this book to quickly explain the concept of identifying your 20% and then marketing to those 20%

Article Review
Does 20% Benzocaine work better than Placebo?
No difference in the VAS with ASA 1 and 2 patients
Click here for article: Does Topical Work_

Interesting Case
*These case files are not be shared out of respect for the individuals who were kind enough to volunteer their situation to be shared for educational purposes.
Interesting Cases Files: DOWNLOAD HERE 
Mandible fracture from a fall
Atrophic mandible
Bilateral mandibular body fracture
Placement of plates and screws on both sides to stabilize the fractures
Placement of four implants between the nerve
Bone graft using Bone Morphogenic Protein (BMP) and Allogenic bone grafting
The implants are required to maintain the bone in the mandibular bone or the graft will resorb over time
Robert Marx “Tent Pole Technique”

 

 

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Introduction to Dr. Bryan McLelland, DDS, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon Episode 000

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Who is he?

Married for 16 years, 3 girls aged 2-15yrs old
Practicing, wet fingered Oral Surgeon in Spokane, Washington and Post Falls, Idaho
Pre Dent : Red Deer College
Dental School : University of Alberta
General Practice Residency : Denver General Hospital (Go Avalanche!)
OMS Residency : Cook County Hospital in Chicago, Illinois
Associate
Partnership
Solo practioner

What is the point?

Kick off the episode with a Quote of the day
Start the week off with positive vibes
Bring value to my restorative colleagues
Help them dabble in OMS literature without all the fuss
Break down a book over several episodes that I am reading

Sit back and enjoy the sweet treat of Dentist Brain Candy

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