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Hello! We're the IDS team, the people behind the dental office theming giant that is Imagination Dental Solutions. We're not just about cool office decor, we've got news, stories, art, advice about marketing, dentistry and more.

5 Easy Ways to Use an Award to Market Your Dental Office

March 31st, 2018

Awards are an honor to receive as well as a great way to boost the reputation of your business.

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Going the Distance for Office Theming

February 28th, 2018

The IDS head office is aaall the way up North in Calgary, Canada. To some that can seem like a long way to do business, but with the technology available to us, and the right people managing your project, we have it figured out. The 300 offices we have already themed are proof of that. We make use of […]

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January 31st, 2018

ALLEVIATING PATIENT ANXIETY THROUGH OFFICE THEMING   Blondin, B.Des. June 16th, 2016 ABSTRACT   Focuses on techniques for alleviating dental anxiety, fear, and phobias through positive interior support design and environmental distractions. Reports of dental anxiety in up to 74% of children and adolescents imply that anxiety is a major concern in dental offices. Pediatric […]

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Spreading Joy During the Holidays

January 2nd, 2018

At IDS we strive to make a difference in the lives of those around us. One way that we extended our “Care Deeply” company value this holiday season was by adopting a local family in need. We paired with Closer to Home, a local social assistance program, to help a family with two little girls […]

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The 3 Social Media Sites Your Business Should be On

December 1st, 2017

In the age of technology and digital communications it is becoming increasingly important to market your dental practice through social media. Traditionally, mailed leaflets, phone calls, and word-of-mouth were the main sources of new clients. In 2016, 78% of Americans had a social media profile; which is a massive market waiting to be tapped by […]