Super Dentist Business Boost is designed to help dentists be successful, maximize success, and decrease stress as a dental practice owner. Super Dentist Business Boost will feature amazing speakers, sharing with you what you need to succeed as a dental practice owner when it comes to business, team management and maintaining your sanity. If you are going to buy a practice in the next five years, or have purchased a practice recently, Super Dentist Business Boost is for you!
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Dr. Paul Goodman is a practicing general dentist and the managing partner of a group practice with two locations along with his brother, Jeffrey, in Mercer County, NJ. Over the past ten years, Dr. Goodman has acquired three dental practices and has transformed his father’s general practice into a dental group that employs multiple general dentists, specialists, and over twenty team members in two locations.
After graduating from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine in 2002, Dr. Goodman pursued additional training at Albert Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia. During his general practice residency and hospital fellowship at Albert Einstein Medical Center, Dr. Goodman had the fortunate opportunity to learn how to place and restore dental implants. Dr. Paul Goodman is also known as Dr. Nacho. Founder of the Dental Nachos Facebook group dedicated to helping dentists and teams increase their success, happiness and most of all, have more fun dentisting.
Dr. Goodman lives in Center City, Philadelphia with his wife, Mary, and their two daughters, Daphne & Drew. They love all Philadelphia has to offer, especially the fantastic restaurant scene. Visit www.peningtondentalcenter.com or www.dentalnachos.com to learn more.
Dr. Mitchell Rubinstein
Mitchell Rubinstein D.M.D. practices general dentistry in New York City. He is the Education Director for the New York County Dental Society, and chairs the Technology Committee for the New York State Dental Association. He also serves on the Standards Committee for the American Dental Association.
He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine in 1992. He served as the dental director for the PSCH Clinic in Queens, NY providing dental care to people with developmental disabilities and Autism. From 1994-1996, he partnered with the NYU Dental School to give residents and students valuable clinical training in special care dentistry. In 1996, he went into private practice full time with his father and mentor, Dr Walter Rubinstein, and they practiced together until the senior Dr. Rubinstein’s retirement in 2012
Dr Rubinstein is also a Fellow of the American College of Dentists, and serves on the research faculty of the University of Rochester’s Eastman Dental Institute.
Dr. Stephanie Mapp
Dr. Stephanie Mapp has 25 years of real world dental experience as well as continuing education. Her very successful dental start up is still going strong after 17 years. For five and a half years she also owned a second office in a very affluent Florida coastal community. She has spent the last few years developing a system to evaluate PPO insurance plans and managing the challenges of the changing dental insurance landscape.
Dr. Mapp attended the University of Florida College of Dentistry after only three years of undergraduate
education in the Psychology Department. She spent eight years as an associate working in several cities in Florida and experienced many types of dental practices. She worked in seven different types of dental offices which included all ranges of socioeconomic backgrounds from public health to boutique FFS offices. Her experience also presented her with exposure to many types of management systems. Having been both an associate dentist and hiring associate dentists, she has a unique perspective on how to be an employee as well as an owner.
Dr. Mark Costes
Dr. Costes is an international keynote speaker and the founder of the Dental Success Institute, a company committed to helping dentists to achieve their full potential, while recapturing their passion for dentistry. He is also the co-founder and CEO of the Dental Success Network, a vibrant community of dentists from around the globe focused on maximizing access of advanced clinical and practice management education to the profession. Dr. Costes is the International and #1 Amazon Best Selling Author of the book Pillars of Dental Success. His internet radio show, The Dentalpreneur Podcast now has listenership from over 150 countries worldwide. Mark and his wife Leslie have three sons; Bryce, Brendan, and Brady and 2 dogs; Bear and Hazel. They live in Prescott, AZ.
Dr. Laura Brenner
Dr. Laura Brenner graduated from Baylor College of Dentistry in 2001 and moved to Denver to establish her dental roots. She worked in private practice for 10 years until burnout forced her to leave clinical dentistry behind for good. As the author of the Lolabees blog and “10 Reasons Your Dentist Probably Hates You Too,” she began connecting with other dentists from around the world who wanted more from their careers. This work inspired her to become a Certified Professional Coach who is passionate about helping dentists design their lives and careers to find joy again.
Dr. Lewis Chen
Dr. Lewis Chen is born and bred in New York. He hails from Columbia University College of Dental Medicine and currently practices as a general dentist primarily in Fort Lee, NJ and serves as a managing partner at two other dental practices. After graduation, he completed two years of GPR at Bronx VA, an affiliate of Mount Sinai, where he focused on expanding the breadth of his clinical skills in full-mouth rehabilitations, cosmetics, and implants.
His drive stems from his desire to inspire others to “ready, fire, aim”. He hopes to achieve this through speaking, lecturing, and giving back to the community. Now, he spends his time both in NJ and NY for work and because of his infatuation with the “city that never sleeps.”
Kiera Dent is a passionate soul when it comes to dentistry and changing lives. She has been a dental assistant, treatment coordinator, scheduler, biller, office manager, owner of multiple dental offices, and consultants in over 150 dental offices globally. She loves dentistry and seeing offices make massive changes through tiny, easy ways, utilizing the power of the entire team.
Kiera is the owner and founder of Kiera’s Dental Consulting- a global consulting company committed to helping offices achieve their highest efficiency through ease and systems, owner and founder of the Dental A-Team- formal team training that works, Co-Host of The Dental A-Team Podcast with Dr. Mark Costes, owns multiple dental offices, and is the in-office implementing coach with the Dental Success Institute.
Dr. Maggie W. Augustyn
Dr. Maggie W. Augustyn is a practicing general dentist and writer. She completed her formal dental education earning a doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University of Illinois at Chicago. Prior to that, she was awarded two Bachelor’s degrees (UIC and Benedictine University) and a prestigious University Scholar achievement from Benedicine University. She furthered her education and completed the course sequence at the renowned Dawson Academy’s continuum in oral equilibration and cosmetic dentistry. She is an author having been published in Dentistry Today, Dental Economics and many more. Her Dentistry Today articles made it to the top 10 blogs of 2020 a total of three times. She has been voted, “America’s Best Dentist,” and “America’s Top Dentists,” based on superior training, experience, continuing education and commitment to excellence. Her recent accolade includes the Rising Star Award from Benedictine University presented to an alumnus who has made considerable strides in their career and has demonstrated dedication to philanthropic endeavors. She’s also a moderator of, “Dental Nachos,” with 30,000+ dental professionals. Dr. Augustyn has recently been inducted into the Female Founder Collective which is a network of businesses led by women, supporting women. Its’ mission is to enable and empower female owned and led businesses to positively impact our communities, both socially and economically. Dr. Maggie’s hobbies include volunteerism, art projects of any kind, and non-fiction reading/writing. “My favorite thing to do is to just be a mom, in a team with my husband. My mantra is Life Is Good. Not all the time and … sometimes you might have to look for it, but most of the time, Life Is Good.” She resides in Lombard with her husband Scott and daughter Ally.
Dr. Bob Pick
Dr. Bob Pick is a popular business practice management consultant, coach, bestselling author, entrepreneur, and professional speaker known for his high energy, fast moving, motivational, highly educational, and entertaining programs. His audience always goes home with great information that can be used immediately for practice enhancement and reward! You will find out why he has been branded the “PURPLE-COW-WOW!” GUY and a “Bitmoji on Steroids!”
Dr. Pick is the CEO of The Pick Group, a practice management firm based on ethics and excellence all designed to yield a happy, healthy and wealthy practice! He is also in private practice and in the “trenches” just like you. He is also a member of the attending staff of Northwestern Memorial Hospital and a Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery at the Northwestern University’s Medical School.
Dr. Pick is recognized by Dentistry Today as one of the top 200 Leaders in Continuing Education and has won this honor all 21 years that the award has been given. Most recently Dentistry Today listed him as a Consulting Leader. He was the recipient of the 1998 Gordon J. Christensen Outstanding Lecturer Recognition Award.
As an official spokesperson for the American Dental Association Dr. Pick has frequently been featured in the media including: Good Morning America, Fortune, Self, Wall Street Journal, Glamour, McCalls, MORE, Popular Mechanics, Cosmopolitan, New York Times, Chicago Tribune, Chicago Sun Times, L.A. Times, CBS, NBC, ABC, CNN, Fox News, Ladies Home Journal, Men’s Health, others, and even The National Enquirer!
Hard to believe that Lani Grass was once painfully shy. As a personal branding and confidence coach, she spends time working with clients on identifying who they are, how they want to show up in the world and then she helps them build a path to their potential. A strong personal brand gives you confidence and creates a pull strategy to attract the right opportunities and clients.
Her company, BackStage, is a metaphor for working backstage to put her clients up in front of the world, while launching their inner rockstar. The core of her business is that she’s building a movement to help clients find their authenticity and then use it to step into their power through motivational leadership and personal branding in business.
Rob Montgomery is the founder of Robert H. Montgomery, III, Esquire, P.C., a leading boutique law firm focusing on counseling dentists and dental services organizations in a full range of business and legal matters affecting dental practices. Rob has been serving the needs of dentists, dental practices and dental service organizations for over 20 years. Rob has worked on hundreds of dental deals, ranging from practice start-ups to complex practice acquisitions involving multistate practice locations. Rob focuses his practice on the legal and business needs of his dental clients, advising on the formation of business entities, practice start-ups and lease negotiations, buy-ins, partnership agreements, practice acquisitions and sales, employment matters, forming and structuring dental service organizations, operational issues, financing, real estate sales and acquisitions, general corporate and business matters. Rob practices primarily out of the firm’s Philadelphia office.