Townie® Poll

Partnerships and Expansions

Poll conducted from 3/26/2022 To 5/3/2022

Do you receive a steady amount of referrals from pediatric dentists?
42 total votes
60%
Yes
40%
No
Have you partnered with a pediatric dentist?
20 total votes
15%
Yes, currently
0%
I have before
10%
I would like to
75%
No
What do you feel is the greatest barrier to pediatric referrals?
20 total votes
10%
Time
80%
Competition (pediatric dentists doing ortho)
10%
Lack of interest
If you've worked with a pediatric dentist before, do they generally follow age 2 and age 7 guidelines from the ADA and AAO for referrals?
20 total votes
30%
Yes
35%
No
35%
I'm not sure
Would you ever want to share office space with a pediatric dentist?
20 total votes
45%
Yes
50%
No
5%
I currently do this
How often do you engage in Phase 1 orthodontics?
20 total votes
55%
Anytime the option is viable
40%
In select cases
5%
Rarely
0%
Never
Have you ever reached out to a pediatric dentist in your area to begin a referral relationship?
20 total votes
75%
Yes
25%
No
Pediatric dentists in my experience generally...
19 total votes
53%
See eye to eye with me
21%
Encourage too much early treatment
0%
Do not appreciate comphensive care
26%
Seem indifferent
Other than general dentists, who provides you the most referrals?
18 total votes
0%
Endodontists
0%
Oral suregons
22%
Periodontists
78%
Pediatric dentists
0%
General practitioner/family physician
True or false: There is a relatively untapped market for pediatric and ortho partnerships.
20 total votes
65%
True
35%
False
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