Filter my blogs by Category by clicking the relevant button below:

How to Effectively Offer Appointments to Patients

How to Effectively Offer Appointments to Patients

Guiding patients through their appointments is critical to the success of timeliness of treatment time. Amy provides helpful structures and insights so you can effectively guide patients in their appo... ...more

Phone Communication ,Scheduling

October 02, 20230 min read

Being Polite and Authentic in Communication

Being Polite and Authentic in Communication

The right amount of politeness is key in communication. It is like the right amount of spicing in a dish. Amy provides insights to the right amount of "polite spicing" in communication. ...more

Customer Experience ,Phone Communication

October 01, 20231 min read

How to be Respectfully Effective with Politeness and Guiding

How to be Respectfully Effective with Politeness and Guiding

When striving to be effective in our communication, we must realize it requires a balance of politeness and guidance. Vanessa Van Edwards calls this a balance between warmth and competence, resulting ... ...more

Customer Experience ,Phone Communication &Sales Communication

August 22, 20231 min read

How to Remove Hurdles and Avoid Leading "No's" to Tough Questions

How to Remove Hurdles and Avoid Leading "No's" to Tough Questions

I know sometimes our patients ask us questions where the most direct reply is, "No." I get it. It's effective, but many times it is not received well. Learn how to respond to common tough questions wi... ...more

Customer Experience

August 21, 20232 min read

How to Write a Note

How to Write a Note

Writing a note is a lost art but can create a wonderful memory for the recipient. In our age of electronic communication, many have forgotten this basic skill. Let's learn some tips to make this part ... ...more

Customer Experience ,Habit

July 26, 20231 min read

Best Word Choice for...VALUE, CLARITY, and TRUST

Best Word Choice for...VALUE, CLARITY, and TRUST

Word choice is very important in how we communicate. Amy provides tips on how to remedy the more common word choice errors she observes. ...more

Customer Experience ,Phone Communication

July 22, 20231 min read

Preferred Provider For:

As a bonus for being a member of these organizations you will receive a discount on my services.

Schulman Group leaders say

“The Schulman Group is pleased to call Amy Demas/Communicate Excellence one of our valued preferred consultants and a huge advocate for our educational programming efforts. Her "can do" attitude has served the group in many capacities over the years…..as a consultant, as a program speaker and most recently served as moderator for our Doctor and Team Meeting. As speaker and consultant, Amy offers invaluable insight on communication skills for all orthodontic team members and has helped a number of our members streamline and improve office interactions with patients.”

Emily, Mari's List says

"Amy Demas is a shining star when it comes to training front desk staff, scheduling coordinators and treatment coordinators. She truly communicates excellence. Mari's List feels confident endorsing Amy because of her long history of exceptional professionalism and glowing reviews from our members."

Hear from Amy