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Sesame Communications Appointed to United Orthodontic Buying Group Preferred Partner Program
Dec 07, 2011 (04:12 PM EST)

Leader in Cloud-Based Patient Communication Systems Complements UOBG Partner Offerings

LONG ISLAND, N.Y. and SEATTLE, Dec. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In partnering with Seattle based Sesame Communications, the leader in cloud-based patient communication systems, the UOBG will help orthodontists meet patients where they are most likely to be found UOBG members will receive special discounts as well as the option to use UOBG coupon on select Sesame online services designed to accelerate practice growth. Sesame Communications joins an already impressive stable of preferred partners that the UOBG makes available to its growing membership.

UOBG is dedicated to providing value to its members through its enhanced Preferred Partner Program. The Preferred Partner Program allows the UOBG to create strategic relationships with leading companies in orthodontics that offer quality products and enhance the value of the UOBG membership through attractive pricing and/or value added services. UOBG Preferred Partners offer exclusive opportunities for orthodontists, often creating unique programs or services available to UOBG members.

"UOBG Preferred Partners must meet stringent requirements. We selected Sesame because of their extensive experience in online dental marketing," said John Kringel, managing director of UOBG.  "Sesame specializes in helping practices get found, get chosen and stay connected through targeted, integrated online marketing strategies. Whether a practice has an underperforming or outdated website or no website at all, Sesame can help create an online strategy to accelerate practice growth. We are certain our members will find this partnership immensely rewarding and are delighted to have Sesame Communications as our newest Preferred Partner."

The unchallenged leader in online behavior research, Sesame Communications helps dental practices uncover what patients want and what works best for them in a rapidly evolving digital market. Since 1999, Sesame Communications has evolved into a top-flight, online marketing communications technology services firm offering web and mobile site design, patient portals, search engine optimization, social media services, online marketing and other strategic online services to enhance practice growth. Sesame Communications complements these offerings with rich analytics to help better manage practice growth.

"Our partnership with UOBG solidifies our leadership position and demonstrates our combined commitment to the success of every orthodontic practice" said Diana P. Friedman, chief executive officer at Sesame Communications. "Now it's easy for an orthodontist to quantify ROI on patient communications, patient engagement and marketing investments. When you look at what Sesame does and what the UOBG stands for, you can see why this relationship makes so much sense. Sesame is honored to partner with UOBG to offer this best of class system to accelerate practice growth."

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About The United Orthodontic Buying Group

The United Orthodontic Buying Group has been helping orthodontists leverage the power of collective buying for over 25 years. In addition to deep product discounts, UOBG offers exclusive loyalty programs, complimentary annual CE courses and a preferred partner program developed exclusively for the orthodontist. For more information about the United Orthodontic Buyers Group, visit or call 800-645-5530.

About Sesame Communications

Sesame Communications is the leading provider of cloud-based patient connection systems for the dental industry with more than five million patients regularly communicating with providers via Sesame services. Sesame continues to build on its category leadership position by expanding its team and service offerings through extensive market research and industry needs assessment. An Inc. 500|5000 and a Deloitte Technology Fast 500ä, Sesame is recognized as one of the fastest growing technology companies in the United States. Sesame is also the proud recipient of numerous awards and accolades, including a two-time Pride Institute Best-of-Class winner and as one of the 100 Fastest Growing Companies by Puget Sound Business Journal. For more information on Sesame, visit or call 877·633·5193. Follow Sesame on Facebook (, Twitter (!/SesameNews) and the Sesame blog (


SOURCE United Orthodontic Buying Group