LOS ANGELES, /PRNewswire/ — UDENT today announced an agreement with 4PatientCare, a leader in voice enabled customer relationship management specializing in appointment scheduling. The agreement establishes a strategic alliance, focusing on joint marketing and distribution of 4PatientCare’s service.

The agreement provides voice-enabled scheduling to UDENT’s rapidly expanding customer base of dental professionals (dentists, orthodontists, etc.) The system enables dental patients to make, change, cancel, and confirm appointments, or leave a voice mail via the phone or the Internet 24 hours a day. In addition, the system provides automatic outbound calling for appointment confirmation. The innovative alliance provides dentists with a web site complete with the 4PatientCare voice-enabled scheduling service. The dentist can choose from a variety of templates, to completely customize his or her site and scheduling features such as days and times available, task preferences, priorities, etc.

“We are pleased to be the first to offer this unique service to dental professionals,” said Dr. Jamal, CEO and founder of UDENT. “We believe that this service will maximize the efficiency of dental practices, providing patients with a convenient way to schedule appointments.

“We are excited in partnering with UDENT to provide dentists and patients an alternative to busy lines and being put on hold,” said Dr. John Harding, CEO and founder of 4PatientCare. “With our original service patients can interact with their dentists and get results.”

4PatientCare applications include voice-enabled scheduling, web-based scheduling, multiple resource management, and outbound calling for appointment reminders in English and Spanish.

UDENT is an Internet-based dental portal and search engine that connects the dental professionals, students, and consumers to the world of e-health information, tools, and services.