Not all website developers are the same! Ali Soufi, CEO of DocSites, talks to us about what makes his company the right one to create the perfect website that will showcase your practice while improving your online presence!
PreVu Software offers patients an opportunity to discuss their smile. Joanne Villani shows us how this quick tool can create more cosmetic cases in your office
Dr. Bruce Baird and JW Oliver of SupportDDS discuss how a virtual team member can increase productivity and lower your overhead.
Dr. Laura Brenner is from Lolabees Career Coaching. She helps dentists design their careers on their terms.
JW from Global Imaging and Joe Andrasko, Vice President of Business Development for 3DISC, talk about the Heron intraoral scanner.
David Harris is the CEO of Prosperident, a company that investigates fund embezzlement for dental practices.
Dr. Alan Stern is working to share his knowledge of dentistry with others. He was rejected from medical school in his early life, despite having a great resumé. He finally realized the true importance of his work and was able to get through school. He now wants to spread his message to other dentists.
Jonathan Karran, is from Mango Voice, a phone service with great reliability and support to help you and your company thrive. Jim Gersen is from Carestack, a cloud-based, contact-free solution to management on one platform. Mango Voice and Carestack are partnering to make your practice run as smoothly as possible.
Dr. Sonia Chopra is a Board-Certified Endodontist. She began a startup practice in 2008 in Charlotte, North Carolina. With the first online education program on endodontics; E-school: Everyday Endo Made Easy, Dr. Chopra aims to teach general practitioners how to fast-track their endo success.
Episode 177: Germfree Innovations: Sanitization Meets Innovation: How to Keep Your Office Clean Longer
Jay Baum is the President of GermFree innovations, a company devoted to sanitation and cleanliness. He has been working with and associated with the dentistry world since 1994.
Episode 176: Creating Remarkable and Rewarding Practices: How Dr. Cochran Exceeded His Metrics with Firegang
Adam Zilko of Firegang marketing and Dr. Josh Cochran talk marketing. Dr. Cochran opened his practice six years ago and struggled. After having a rough first few years, he decided to double down and keep building and brought on a partner. He also started to make a list of what he wanted out of his marketing. Adam reached out to him and they lived in the same area and decided to work together to focus on effective digital marketing.
Adam Zilko of Firegang Dental Marketing talks about the successful case study of their implant funnel which brought in over $137k in only 7 weeks.
Chris Tuff is an entrepreneur and writer of The Millennial Whisperer. He struggled to find a job after 65 interviews after college. It was a small company that began to grow where he moved throughout the company. He created a viral video of his engagement for his company and learned quickly about social media. When he no longer knew what his job really entailed, he jokingly called himself “The Millennial Whisperer” and wrote a book about how to improve communication.
Dr. Tina Saw is from Light Solutions Dental, a popular headlamp company with wireless options. She graduated in 2014 and worked as an associate for a year before starting her own practice with her husband. She didn’t like the typical heat and weight of a light, so she created a solution.
Ali Soufi is the owner of The DocSites. The DocSites is an affordable, over-delivering website design and support service. They started doing sites for many types of businesses but found they could offer the most effective work to doctors and dentists. He still enjoys working with people directly to give them a personalized experience.
Dr. Aniss Holmes of Delivering Wow discusses their new “Supercharge” program designed to integrate your marketing into multiple media sources.
JW Oliver is the owner of Global Imaging and Brian of 3disc are excited to show a fantastic scanner option. The scanner is called HERON Intraoral scanner, a light and versatile scanner made and serviced in America.
Brenda McNulty and Simbarashe Steven Makumbe are from the marketing team at SupportDDS. SupportDDS provides workers trained solely for each of their customer’s offices in the way they work. Affordable, productive, and highly skilled virtual support to streamline businesses and give the front office maximum opportunities to engage patients.
Christian Allen and Rod Zabriskie are with Money Insights, a company that helps high-income earners move to high net worth. Whether you are scrambling for some end-of-year savings or looking ahead towards your future, Money Insights is ready to discuss how you can move from high income to high net worth.
Episode 167: How One Practice Generated An Extra $200k In Less Than 50 Days, With 0 Additional Doctor Time- Firegang Dental Marketing
Firegang Dental Marketing shares how funnels and followthrough can be a game-changer in your marketing strategy. Look out for some great strategies and a Black Friday preview.
Episode 166: Practice Management in the Cloud, Made Easy- Jim Gerson, Dan Hall, and Reuben Kamp- Carestack and Darkhorse
Carestack provides an All-in-one solution in practice management. To make it even easier to update your technology, they are partnering with Darkhorse Tech to bring you a simple solution with fantastic savings.
Linda Miles, of Linda Miles Consulting, discusses a new DIY consulting program for dentists to improve their leadership skills and the practice environment. In order to overcome the challenges of 2020, owners need to have great leadership qualities in order to give the teams the confidence they need to make 2021 their best year yet.
Josh Muir, Director of DSO and Strategic Markets for RecallMax talks about strategies for getting your hygiene and treatment schedule back on track.
Cory Pinegar of Callforce is a leader in the Nifty Thrifty community. When they started they were about 65 offices and now they service over 1700 offices. The Nifty group has allowed them to get feedback, get better, and grow the offices they serve. He talks with us about getting your schedule back on track and drops an incredible end of year deal.
Phillip Hartlege is from Ally Lending. He has been in the dental industry for over 15 years ago through banking. Ally Lending is bringing revolutionary products to the patient financing space.Philip Hartlege discusses how giving patients affordable payment options can help your office get their financial goals back on track.
Korey Korfiatis is the CEO of Legwork. Legwork has used recent funding to improve product development in hopes of becoming the one-stop shop for patient interaction services. They serve over 30 synchers or other services, so the support of those services alone uses a lot of manpower in addition to needing teams of product developers. He reveals the exciting new features coming that will allow for single-source patient engagement.
Josh Combe is the Regional Director of Sales for Podium.. They are great at reviews, and aim to be the center of patient interaction for your business. They aren’t just dental either, so they learn how to improve through their experiences in other industries. Josh Combe talks to us about patient engagement through Podium.
Josh Combe is the Regional Director of Sales for Podium. He talks with us about the many options for patient connection through the Podium platform. Adapting to the new needs of both the patient and the practice can be optimized with the right tools.
Episode 159: Dr. Chithra Durgam- Aesthetic Dental- 3 Secret Strategies to Use Voice Skills for Your Business
Dr. Chithra Durgam is a practicing dentist and expert on creating voice skills for assistant devices. She discusses how employing these concepts could help your dental practice reach patients in new ways.
Andrew Goodman is the owner of AGNC Media. He talks with us about where and how to spend your marketing funds for social media maximum returns.
Dr. Chrystle Ku is the brains behind Cocofloss and practices in San Mateo, CA as a general dentist. Today we talk about her innovative product Cocofloss and how her business came to fruition.
Dr. Laura Brenner is a practicing dentist and the coach of Lolabee’s career coaching. Her passion is to help dentists become their best selves through life coaching, career assessment, and improving wellbeing.
Episode 155: Jacob Puhl- Dentist Entrepreneur Organization- Entrepreneurship: Going from Dentist to Entrepreneur – How The DEO’s Dental Organization Growth Model Can Help You Scale
Jacob Puhl is the CEO of Dentist Entrepreneur Organization, a group that teaches leadership and guides dentists to business success. Today he talked with us about the different options DEO can offer, and why a supportive community is the key to your success.
Dr. Chris Villanueva is a co-owner of MB2 Dental Solutions. He talks about the benefit of joining a dental co-op for growth and investment gains.
Dr. Ron Schefdore is from Drs. Coaching System. He shares how doing your own hygiene can make you less stressed and more productive in your practice.
Brandon Bomar, CEO of Infinite Dental Tech and Marc Matamis, National Sales Director for Ray America join us today to discuss Rayscan CBCT machines.
Dr. Ron Nguyen is the owner of Ultralight Optics. He discusses improvements to the face shields, gowns, and light options.
Episode 150: Dr. Amanda Wilson- Straight Smile Solutions- Proalign, the New Clear Aligner Opportunity
Dr. Amanda Wilson is an orthodontist with extensive experience in clear aligner treatments. She shares the concept behind Straight Smiles’ Proaligner system and how it can increase your production in a whole new way.
Episode 149: Adam Zilko- Firegang Dental Marketing- Dental Marketing is Broken, and How We’re Fixing It
Adam Zilko of Firegang Dental Marketing shares with us the typical marketing strategies, their limitations, and why Firegang will help you break through your ROI marketing goals.
Episode 148: JW Oliver and Dr. Nikki Green- Support DDS- Using Virtual Teams in the Dental Office to Elevate Your Team
JW Oliver is the owner of SupportDDS and Dr. Nikki Green is a very happy client. SupportDDS provides full-time, dedicated
virtual team members to handle your; insurance verifications, hygiene re-care, collections,
bookkeeping, scheduling, phone support, digital marketing, social media.
Brandon Bomar is with Rejuvenair. Rejuvenair is the provider of air purification and surface sterilization. While he is known for excellent air purifiers for the dental office and has created a UV-C sanitation unit that can be tested and proven to work while being American made.
Jim Gerson is the VP of Marketing and Sales at Carestack, a 100% cloud-based practice management software. Today, he and Dr. Vo discuss Carestack and what it can do for your practice.
Paul Edwards is the CEO of CEDR HR Solutions. He shares answers to HR and Covid focused employment questions.
Episode 144: Christian Allen & Ben Lonsdale- Money Insights- Teaching Dentists to Move from High Income to High Net Worth
Christian Allen and Ben Lonsdale are wealth strategists with Money Insights. Their approach to wealth building is a focus on alternative investments that will help to accelerate your financial goals.
Drew Sparks is the CEO of Swell CX. He joins us to share the rebranding and service updates that can make patient interaction even better!
Dr. Jennifer Hasslen is an assistant professor at Creighton University School of Dentistry. In another segment of our Clinical Skills Springboard Series, she shares tips for finding success in your career and life after dental school.
Episode 141: Dr Chad Duplantis- Clinical Skills Springboard- Stimulating the Visual Cortex Through Technology and Education
Dr. Chad Duplantis is a practicing dentist and speaker with Catapult Education. In part 3 of our Clinical Skill Springboard Series, he discusses how to implement technology into your practice to improve technique and patient eduction.
Epsiode 140: Dr Shea Bess- Clinical Springboard Series- Achieving the Highest Bond Strengths Possible
Dr. Shea Bess is a practicing dentist and R&D consultant with Ultradent. He shares products and methods to improve bonding in part 2 of our Clinical Springboard series.
Dr. Joe Maio of The Doctor’s Edge shows us his self- paced course, “The One Week Dental MBA.”
Dr. Susan McMahon is a practicing dentist and educator in Pittsburgh, PA. She shares tips for great looking anterior composite work.
Ascentcare Dental provides products to decrease aerosols and improve illumination from within the patient’s mouth.
OnPharma shares how buffering anesthetic can make you more productive, reduce your PPE disposal, and improve patient care.
Sugarhouse Health makes waterproof and resuable PPE and is American made.
Brandon Bomar wants to continue to find a way to meet the needs of the dental industry, and went on a quest to find the best air purification options for our operatories. He is a partner in Rejuvenair, a dealer of American-made Austin Air equipment and has even created a line specific to the needs of dentistry.
Brian Dershow is the owner of Turbi, a DIY handpiece repair company. He shares just how easy it is to repair your highspeed in minutes for a fraction of the cost.
Korey Korfiatis of Legwork discusses how to keep building your brand in preparation for reopening.
Michael Bonnano of Performance Partners and Virtual Support Solutions shares how missing calls affect your bottom line. He also shares information about joining the dental triage network.
The Crazy Dental Team explains their supply chain, PPE availability, and their Nifty Deal.
Sean Ryan and Dr. Carlos Ramos discuss how using air-free handpieces along with other safety measures can reduce your aerosol exposure.
Dr. Ron Nguyen, CEO of Ultralight Optics shows us his disposable face shields that work with your loupes as well as KN95 masks.
Evan Reynolds of Dental Space Advisors presents strategies and tips to negotiate with you landlord while your business is closed or running emergency hours only.
Laura Hatch of Front Office Rocks gives tips and training for your office for a grand reopening. This is part two of our series “The Strategy for a Grand Re-Opening”
Dr. Justin Bhullar and Dr. Paul Etchison discuss best practices and strategies for a strong reopening. This is part one of our series “The Strategy of a Grand Re-Opening”
Keanu Oliva of Value Driven Ads shares effective approaches to advertising for emergency appointments during COVID-19 closure.
Sean Hamel of Grow Practice Grow shares 3 marketing lessons we can learn from Tiger King.
Aaron Boone of MVP Mailhouse talks about how to focus your marketing going forward after COVID-19 closure.
Barb Stackhouse is a hygienist, educator, and owner of More to Life and Profit First coaching. She discusses how to plan ahead for emergencies, make your business profitable, and gain control of your business finances.
Mike Buckner of Weave shares some of the tips and tools you can find on Weave to manage your office from afar as well as protect your patients going forward.
Xana Winans is the owner of Golden Proportions Marketing. She gives us marketing and practice management tips to help offices weather the COVID-19 closures.
Evan Lazarus of Simple Impact Media discusses how to best interact with your community through COVID-19 closure.
Tim Twigg is the cofounder of Bent Ericksen Associates. On this podcast, we discuss HR and employment factors relating to COVID-19 closures.
Scott Leune of Breakaway Seminars shares learning and preparation tips to open your practice strong after Covid-19.
Kenzie Hess- Broxson of Dental Logic discusses steps and tasks you can take to bring in revenue and streamline your insurance claims while your office is closed.
Justin Puckett, an accountant, attorney, and owner at MB2 is answering our legal questions in regard to pandemic closure.
Kyle Wallace of Wallace Specialty Insurance addresses questions regarding insurance amidst a pandemic.
Dr. Zak Allmand of Apex Payment Solutions discusses immediate actions you can take in the wake of Covid-19 closures to find working capital for your practice.
Ruben Kamp of Darkhorse discusses IT tasks and projects you can accomplish during downtime or closures.
Jonathan Karren of Mango Voice walks through additional tools and services that can help you remotely serve your patients.
Dr. Raghunath Puttaiah is an expert on dental infection control, epidemiology, and OSHA protocols. He addresses questions and concerns regarding how Covid-19 will affect our practices.
Dr. Justin Bhullar discusses the Dental Business Mentor business learning modules for dentists.
Kelly Schwartz and Minal Sampat discuss their upcoming workshop event focused on patient retention and marketing.
We are focusing on a few of the fantastic speakers and panelists you can expect to see at the Dentistry Live Summit event in Las Vegas, NV June 26-27, 2020
Evan Lazarus of Simple Impact Media discusses important considerations and components when designing your practice website.
Kettenbach is an industry leader in impression and bonding materials. Today we feature several new products in their line.
Itena is a Dental supply company based out of France. Their products include a large range of restorative, bonding, and endodontic products. Product lines can be purchased through a variety of distributors.
MB2 Dental Solutions is a DPO group that provides both support and autonomy to practice owners. Dr. Mauricio Dardano talks to us about the process and benefits of becoming an MB2 practice.
Dr. Kianor Shah discusses the value of peer to peer systems and being a Top 100 Doc.
Carl Nofuente of MaCa Financial Planning discusses the advantages and strategies of trusts for estate planning.
Dr. Glenn Vo and Dr. Chris Hoffpauir discuss the Dentistry Live Summit event. Speakers from all facets of dentistry and practice structures will be represented.
Dr. Anissa Holmes shares about the Delivering Wow Marketing campaign. From specialty high-value treatment to community involvement, the platform aims to bring fresh ideas and content to your office every month.
Dr. Michael Sernick and Jordan Sernick of Channel D show us a new and entertaining way to engage and educate our patients.
Jonathan Karren of Mango voice discusses the benefits of VoIP and features that set Mango Voice apart.
Dr. Ruis discusses extreme wear of the tooth and how to correct it with veneers.
Simple Impact Media is an SEO company specializing in Google algorithms to improve your search and map rankings.
Dr. Jim Downs, an educator at Arrowhead Dental talks about their education courses to help improve your skills and create successful lab cases.
Dr. Emily Letran has proven you can have it all. She talks about work-life balance, prioritizing, and of course a Nifty Deal.
Jay Glazer of Crazy Dental showcases a few new products and announces the winner of the $1000 travel raffle.
Dr. Stanley Malamed discussed the chemistry and benefits of buffering anesthetic. Craig Conrardy from OnPharma explains the Onset buffering system.
Dr. Gregg May shares ways to improve treatment acceptance by addressing what holds them back.
Jeff Guidie of 4G Dental Labs discusses new updates to their services.
Brandon Bomar of Professional Dental Servies talks about the facts of the Prexion CBCT.
Kenzie Hess Broxson is back to talk about the facebook group “Cracking the Dental Insurance Code”, training with PK Performance Solutions, and a fantastic Nifty Deal.
Dr. Casey Culberson shares a simple invention aimed to keep your patients entertained an happy while keeping your office Nifty Thrifty.
Dr. Paul Etchison gives solid advice on how to handle your practice as a successful business.
Dr. Robert Pick shares thoughts on building patient relationships and leading your team.
MVP Mailhouse is your EDDM source that only does dentistry. They customize your mailings to target the right audience and get you high-value patients.
Quantum Labs offers quality dental products including exam gloves and hygiene kits. They create customized products to help your office branding.
Laura Hatch of Front Office Rocks takes a bit of mystery out of what happens in the front of your office. Join us as she answers questions about the importance of your front office team.
Dr. Rajan Seth talks about how your frame of mind affects you both personally and professionally.
Dr. David Epstein shares his insight from over 50 years in pediatric dentistry and talks about how to make hygiene appointments for kids a treat.
Kinzie Hess Broxon answers viewer questions about PPO insurance and how to approve your claims and lessen appeals.
Dr. Henry Ernst, Dr. Lacey Andreotta, and Frank Curtin discuss the Same Page Mastermind, a think tank group for accountability in helping you succeed in your practice and your outside investments.
Dr. Nate Jeal discusses the summit from DAM and how to approach marketing effectively in your practice.
Dr. Tatiana Herzog, Neil Herzog, and Keanu Oliva talk about the best methods for driving high-value implant patients into your practice.
Corey Pinegar of Callforce talks about adding after-hours patient contact and chat to your practice.
Reuben Kamp of Darkhorse talks cyber security, ransomware, and keeping your patient files safe.
Vivos addresses the core issue of airway obstruction via DNA sleep appliances. Dr. Felix Liao and Fred Auzenne discuss the method and strategy for Vivos devices.
Glenn and Vihn interview Kirpa Sudwick about her experience on “The Bachelor”. She talks about life behind the scenes and her favorite aspects of the dental industry.
Dr. Balanoff shares information about the Smiles Perfected Whitening System and how it gets past the hurdles of in-office whitening.
Dr. Scott Leune is the founder of Breakaway Seminars. He shares best practices for auditing, what we need to focus on for a successful practice, and many other ideas on becoming your best self.
Dr. John Wayland and Dr. Heath Hendrickson discuss Western Surgical and Sedation. They provide courses in both sedation and 3rd molar removal for general dentists.
Melissa Carlson of Legwork talks about new Legwork features designed to improve patient engagement from the first point of contact
Steve Incontrera of Compassionate Finance discusses the importance of making procedures affordable for patients who may not be able to qualify for more traditional financing options. Making treatment affordable is a compassionate way to reach your production goals.
Dr. Tuan Pham is an industry leader in online education, but they can kick it old school too! The Maverick Summit will be held in Austin, TX August 2-3rd, 2019. Dr. Pham discusses the importance of events such as this and some of the topics covered.
Dr. Armen Mirzayan is the founder of Cad-Ray and has trained thousands of Dentists in Digital technology. He discusses the advantage of Cerac, and turning digital tools into a thrifty addition to your practice.
Dr. Zak Allmand and Jonathun Catapano of Apex Payment Solutions discuss additional payment options found with the Apex system to help your office making patient payments a breeze.
Dr. Thomas Doan, president of the Florida Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry shares his thoughts on being a member of a professional organization and how to continue growing as a professional.
Swell provides marketing assistance through improving the number and quality of your patient reviews.
Nextiva offers VOIP phone with a host of additional options. With over 100,000 customers, Nextiva stays on the cutting edge of VOIP technology. They are bringing the Nifty Thrifty group a really nifty deal.
Sean Ryan is part of Medidenta, Prophy Magic, and Whiter Image. Their companies provide high-quality products at rock bottom prices to help your bottom line.
Dr. Leonard Tau, Dental Director of Birdeye, Host of Raving Patients Podcast, and dental marketing consultant. As a marketing strategist, he helps design marketing plans in a step wise process.
Kristyn Ivey is a professional organizer, podcast host, and owner of For the Love of Tidy, who utilizes the KonMari method to help her clients. She talks with Glenn and Vinh about her previous life as an engineer, how you can use organization in your office, and her favorite organizing tools. What happens when you need a hazmat suit to clean a house? She’ll tell you all you need to know.
Stream HQ is a cloud-based HR solutions program. They will help your office via training video storage, HR record keeping, or even finding the perfect hire for your office.
Crazy Dental talks with us about how to find the best prices on dental supplies. Their approach is to do the work finding the best price for you, so your office can do what it does best, serve the patients!
Dr. Anissa Holmes has grown a fantastic group of dental professionals around her Facebook Bootcamp. She has expanded the group to include “The Agency”, which is a group you can hire to do the social media work for you. In today’s episode, she talks about what The Agency does and how it is different from Facebook Bootcamp.
United Medical Credit’s Brownyn Droog and Marcio Prado discuss their program. Here’s our chat with them both about how United Medical Credit can help your patient pay for those big cases.
Korey Korfiatis stops in for a chat all about the Legwork Smile Marketing Platform that’s designed to bring your most important marketing tools and data together in a single platform. He discusses updates to their system, and how to meld data with marketing.
Maverick dental lab is known for its outstanding quality and service, and they have expanded to provide even more great options with their dental burs. In this episode, Maverick shares new products and burs as well as offer our listeners a Nifty Deal!
Weave is a patient communication platform for dental practices. In this episode, they show us some great features and updates to their service and offers listeners a Nifty Deal.
Jay Malik, EA talks taxes and deductions for dental practices. He shares a wealth of knowledge and a free Nifty Thrifty Deal.
Minal Simpat shares practical advice on getting the most for your marketing budget. She encourages you to empower your team and use the strengths of those in your office to grow.
Dr. Glenn Vo interviews attendees of the Same Page Mastermind about how the group can help meet your life goals. Working with a group of like-minded professionals can unlock your potential to create a thriving business.
Tom Comerota discusses the option to have a cloud-based dental store for your practice. We look at the benefits of this model and the ways it can increase visibility and interaction with your patients.
Super Dental Consultant Kelly Schwartz discusses common issues found in practices and how to improve based on your own vision for your business.
Dental Marketer Extraordinaire Xana Winans joins us to discuss the Nifty Deal for Golden Proportions Marketing And Smart Market Dental Platform.
Dr. Helen and Tim Harless fell in love over a shared love of wine. They made the decision to relocate across the country to build their dream of a top-notch winery in the Northwest. They are the owners of Hat Ranch Winery, which recently won the 2019 Winery of the Year award by Wine Press magazine. Dr. Harless is a practicing Dentist in Boise, Idaho and continues to work with Tim on growing their budding wine business. Glenn and Vinh talk about their adventures and favorite wine pairings in today’s episode.
Dr. Albert Capati is a practicing Dentist, lead singer of a band, and an expert in CBD Oil in Dentistry. Dr. Capati lectures around the country about the use of CBD Oil in Dentistry and how it can be a great alternative to current dental anxiolytics. He joins Glenn and Vinh to discuss topics ranging from whether or not you get the munchies from using CBD Oil to who is the lamest Comic Book character.
Nini Nguyen is a contestant on Season 16 of Top Chef and is the Culinary Director of Cook Space in Brooklyn, NY. Hailing from New Orleans, LA, she is the daughter of Vietnamese immigrants, and she embraces both culinary influences in her cooking style. In this episode, she gives us customer service and business overhead tips that can translate to our practices. Join us as we discuss topics ranging from her favorite Vietnamese food to dressing up as the ghost from the movie The Ring.
Have you seen the “Tiny Homes” featured on HGTV? Well, Dr. Anna Cowdin started up Nomad Dental as a mobile dental practice using the “Tiny Home” style! In this small but jam packed episode, Dr. Cowdin shares her amazing story of how she first came up with the idea to now serving patients all around Dallas, TX. She joins Glenn and Vinh to discuss topics ranging from her new Flossy Fix business venture to her absolute disdain for Miniature Golf.
Calvin Wong, is an actor, writer, producer, and an expert in Board Games. Wait. You still don’t know who he is? Well, if you watched Crazy Rich Asians then you’ll recognize him as PT Goh! Peik Lin’s (Awkwafina) brother…..Wye Mun’s (Ken Jeong) son. He had so many funny moments with Constance Wu (Rachel Chu) and literally stole every scene he was in. Calvin joins Glenn and Vinh to discuss topics ranging from the social significance of Crazy Rich Asians to how many times a day fans ask him to do the heart sign from the movie.
Dr. Zak Allmand is a practicing Dentist, Entrepreneur, and certified Star Wars nerd. As the co-founder of Apex Payment Solutions, Dr. Allmand has been helping Dental practices save thousands in merchant services fees and educating Dentists on how merchant services works. He joins Glenn and Vinh to discuss topics ranging from the most ridiculous merchant services fees he has seen to why he refuses to accept the latest incarnation of Han Solo.
Tu David Phu is an award winning chef and contestant on season 15 of the hit show Top Chef. Chef Phu’s mission is to inspire others with his story of perseverance and to bring people together through his cooking. Chef Tu David Phu joins Glenn and Vinh to discuss topics ranging from his love for Pho (Vietnamese Noodle Soup) to how the contestants of season 15 were the most chill ever.
Dr. Brady Frank is a practicing Dentist, best selling author, speaker, dental coach and the creator of the DDSO Alliance. Dr. Frank is well known as a leader and innovator in the Dental Industry. Having previously founded the Osteoready Implant company, he is now focused on creating a “Dentist Driven” DSO model. Brady joins Glenn and Vinh to discuss topics ranging from challenging his sons in basketball to the importance of keeping the idea of “Dentist owned” Dental practices alive.
Dr. Anissa Holmes is a practicing Dentist, podcaster, speaker, coach and the creator of Delivering WoW. Originally from New Orleans, Louisiana, Dr. Holmes has called Kingston, Jamaica home for over a decade. Delivering WoW is a movement aimed at empowering Dentists to provide “WoW” experiences to gain “freedom” in their practices. Anissa joins Glenn and Vinh to discuss topics ranging from Goat Head soup to the importance of discovering your “why.”
Dr. Thu Nguyen is a Dental Super Mom (Quebecois edition)! She is arguably the most famous Vietnamese Dentist in Canada. Dr. Nguyen is a successful practice owner, mother of three boys, a polyglot (speaks four languages for those too lazy to look that up), and an expert at Beach Body workout DVDs. She’s got a unique story and great insight on getting that work/life balance we all need. Dr. Thu Nguyen joins Glenn and Vinh to discuss topics ranging from her Instagram workout photos to her love for Pho and pasta.
Dr. Josh Brower is a practicing Dentist, an implant educator, and an expert Woodworker. Speaking of woodworking, Dr. Brower has created wood masterpieces in his own shop that ranged from custom tables to a wooden replica of Noah’s Ark. But he is not only a Dentist that works great with wood. He’s one of the most prominent implant educators in the country and has trained many Dentists in both full size and mini dental implants. Join Glenn and Vinh as they talk to Dr. Brower about Dental implants, his love for all things wood, and his obsession with bow ties.
Dr. Leonard Tau is a practicing Dentist, renown speaker, and heads up the Dental Division of Birdeye. Did we mention that he’s an expert on Online Reviews and how to manage the digital minefield we call Online Reputation? Dr. Leonard Tau jumped into the online review world by creating his own platform (iSocial Reviews) and now with Birdeye (the leader in online review acquisition). Join Glenn and Vinh as they talk to Dr. Tau about topics ranging from being mistaken for a Chinese guy and his for Pat’s Cheesesteaks.
Kerry Lepicek and Machell Hudson are productive hygienists and Hygiene Superstars. Kerry is a practicing hygienist and a Clinical Coach Director for OraVital. Machell Hudson works with Dr. Bruce Baird as a hygienist and is a coach with The Productive Dentist Academy. These two ladies have joined forces to help offices turn their hygiene programs from “loss leaders” to high production powerhouses. Join Glenn and Vinh as they discuss topics ranging from Biofilm to Louis Vuittons.
Dr. Joshua Austin and Dr. Andrea Janik are a legitimate Dental Power Couple. Actually, Dr. Janik is the power player and Dr. Austin just rides her coat-tails. Dr. Janik is in charge of a large group practice in San Antonio that is dedicated to comprehensive care with advanced, proven technology. Dr. Austin lives in a Dental Fantasyland that involves part-time podcasting, writing jibberish, and talking about himself in front of a bored crowd. Join Glenn and Vinh as they dive into the one question that is on everyone’s mind. What does Andrea see in Joshua?
Dr. Gina Dorfman is a Dentist, a speaker, an entrepreneur, and the Queen of Yapi. One of the leading patient communication platforms on the market, Yapi was created because Dr. Dorfman saw a problem that needed to be fixed. That’s what Dr. Gina Dorfman is. A problem solver extraordinaire! She can be seen providing solutions to Dentists at the speaking circuit and in social media. Join Glenn and Vinh as they talk to Dr. Dorfman about topics ranging from Ivan the Terrible to Grey Goose Vodka (not Russian by the way).
David Kolbe is a family man, an attorney, and the CEO of Kolbe Corporation which provides the Kolbe Assessment. The Kolbe Assessment is the only validated assessment that measures a person’s conative strengths. Not just another personality test, Kolbe helps one to understand the talent they were born with and how to “Be Your Best Self.” The assessment is a tool that has been used with companies ranging from Fortune 500 companies to Dental Practices. David joins Glenn and Vinh to review their Kolbe assessments and to give them reasons why they should retire as Dentists and become full-time podcasters.
Dr. Yolanda Mangrum is the owner of Petaluma Dental, a multi-specialty practice in Sonoma, California. She is also the author of “Hire to Inspire”, a coach with Fortune Practice Management, and founder of Luminary Education Center. She is the epitome of a Dental Boss Lady. Join Glenn and Vinh as they discuss her “why” and whether or not she’ll include wine in her dental convenience store.
Dr. Michael Ling is an Owner/Dentist of Clarence Street Dental Group and a speaker for Practice on Fire. He is also, according to Glenn and Vinh, the number one Chinese Dentist of all of Canada. Dr. Ling is passionate about helping Dentists create a “self managing” team and ultimately create a “self managing” practice. Dr. Michael Ling joins Glenn and Vinh to discuss topics such as his dislike for Celine Dion and his love for poutine.
Dr. Julie Swift is the amazing Lipstick Periodontist. She is a Periodontist by day, lipstick sales sensation by night, and awesome Mom/Wife everyday. She is the owner/founder of Topeka Periodontics and Implants and also operates her own team of Lipsense All-Stars that have made over thousands in sales. Dr. Julie Swift or Dr. Julie Woods as many on Facebook know her joins our show to discuss topics ranging from men selling lipstick and periodontal procedures that GPs should be doing.
Jasmin Haley is a Dental Renassaince Woman. She’s a Hygienist, an educator, a Mom, and a Hip Hop historian. She co-hosts the MOMgienist podcast which focuses on the challenges of being a parent while working and dealing with the demands of Dentistry. An overachiever at heart, she just created another podcast called Beyond the Prophy. Jasmin joins Glenn and Vinh to discuss the dynamics of the Dentist/Hygienist relationship and her love for Rumchata.
Dr. Shakila Angadi is a practicing Dentist and the founder of The Inspired Dentist. Her goal is to help educate the Dental community about Emotional Intelligence(EQ) and improve their lives in the process. Not only is Dr. Angadi coaching Emotional Intelligence through The Inspired Dentist platform, she is also the Mind-set coach for The Delivering WOW Community. Dr. Shakila Angadi joins Glenn and Vinh to discuss topics ranging from her love for Target and President Trump’s low EQ.
Dr. Christopher Phelps is an Entrepreneur, General Dentist, Best selling author, Dental Speaker, and mentor. He is recognized as the only Dentist to be named a Cialdini Method Certified Trainer (CMCT) and he teaches those principles in his “Ethical Principles of Persuasion in Dentistry” seminar. Dr. Christopher Phelps joins Glenn and Vinh to discuss topics ranging from his newly created coaching program to his love for Napa Valley wines.
Renee Charboneau is a Dental Hygienist like no other. She burst on the scene in the Dental Hacks FB group with her entertaining posts about her insane work life. The insanity reached a crescendo when her boss fired her from her position, wrote her a hot check, and demanded she return her company scrubs. Join Glenn and Vinh as Renee talks about this insane story and her never ending battle with bowel movements.
Adam B. Levine is the Founder and Editor-in-Chief of the long running Let’s Talk Bitcoin! show and the LTB publishing network. He is also the founder and CEO of Tokenly, a company building open source tools to make Tokens more useful and more usable to everyone. Adam’s goal is to educate the masses about cryptocurrency and show how it can be a viable and sustainable currency. If any of that flew over your head, then listen in as Adam joins Glenn and Vinh to talk some Bitcoin.
Tracy London Driver is the creator of Monday Bites, a collection of funny Dental videos that features lip synching and dancing. Not only is Tracy the resident performer at Dr. Patricia London’s office but she is also the Insurance Coordinator there as well. Tracy London Driver joins Glenn and Vinh to discuss topics ranging from her love of verifying insurance to becoming one of Mauty’s newest fans.
Dr. Baron Grutter is a the Co-owner of the Blue Sky Bio Academy and course director for the Blue Sky Bio Digital Orthodontics course. Dr. Grutter is also a 3D printing expert who has printed everything from ortho aligners to special reading glasses for his daughter. Not only is he a talented Dentist with a knack for 3D Printing, he is also a strong advocate for Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA) research and a huge supporter for SMA awareness. Listen as Dr. Grutter talks to Glenn and Vinh about topics ranging from money saving tips using 3D printers to his love for Double Chicken Chopped salads from Subway.
Michael Arias is the host of The Dental Marketer Podcast and the owner of a Dental “Ground Marketing” company. He has worked with Dentists, Dental Groups, and Consultants to develop unique marketing campaigns that are budget friendly. He joins Glenn and Vinh to talk about how Dental professionals can use Ground Marketing as an extra tool in their marketing campaigns. Mr. Arias also discusses random topics from sign spinners and his thoughts on passing out flyers in the club.
Dr. Steven G Mautner aka “Mauty” is a Dentist from Florida who is known for his insightful yet controversial posts on DentalTown. Recently banned from DentalTown, Mauty has taken his talents to Facebook and his posts are informative, thought provoking and as controversial as ever. Listen as Mauty talks to Glenn and Vinh about his unique Dental philosophy and his ultimate goal to accept every single Dental plan in existence.
Dr. Ana Dougherty is a practicing Dentist in San Antonio, Texas. But she’s not just any regular Dentist. She’s the Yoga Dentist! Known for her Yoga videos on YouTube and her Yoga CE course, Dr. Dougherty is on a mission to spread the benefits of Yoga to Dentists everywhere. Ana joins Glenn and Vinh to discuss topics ranging from her love of Brazilian cheese bread to her struggles as a Vegetarian trying to eat at Brazilian Churrascarias.
Dr. Desiree Walker is a dentist from North Carolina who competed on American Ninja Warrior in 2015. Dr. Walker is the real deal and has worked really hard to get her fitness to where she is today. She is a big advocate of the importance of exercise for dental professionals to maintain a long and healthy career. Listen as Dr. Walker talks to Glenn and Vinh about her journey to be on American Ninja Warrior, what the future entails for her and how can she help Vinh get in shape.
Jonathan VanHorn is an accountant. But he’s more than just a mild mannered accountant. Mr. VanHorn is the founder of DentistMetrics. A company with the sole mission of helping Dental professionals navigate the perilous waters of the American tax code while saving them money! Jonathan VanHorn joins Glenn and Vinh to discuss topics ranging from his love of cargo shorts to his disdain for the movie “The Accountant”
Dr. Kenny Wilstead is a General Dentist who recently posted on Dental Hacks Nation about his horrible experience dealing with the DEA. His story is a cautionary tale that applies to all Dental professionals. He joins Glenn and Vinh to discuss how a series of mishaps led to a felony drug charge and how he was able to overcome this life changing event.
Dana Pardue Salisbury is the Chief Operations Officer for Classic Practice Resources and the daughter of renown dental consultant Sandy Pardue. She joins Glenn and Vinh to discuss how offices can save money by training their staff more effectively and how “mystery shopping” calls can expose deficiencies in a practice. Mrs. Salisbury also discusses random topics ranging from crawfish/beer and to whether she would shave her head to become 25% smarter.
Elijah Desmond RDH is a Dental Hygienist turned Dental Entrepreneur. He is the CEO of Smiles at Sea, a continuing education event set in a relaxing resort style atmosphere. He joins Glenn and Vinh to talk about how Dental professionals can save money and reward their teams at CE events. Mr. Desmond also discusses random topic ranging from pizza flavored prophy paste and Dorito flavored Mountain Dew.
Dr. Raghunath Puttaiah is a tenured professor at Texas A&M College of Dentistry and is a trainer for OSHA and HIPAA protocols. He joins Glenn and Vinh to talk about how to save money in your dental practice by not overdoing personal protective equipment and also the dangers of keeping up with the “Dental Joneses.” Dr. Puttaiah also discusses random topics ranging from ghost peppers to rectal exams.
Dr. Alan Mead joins Glenn and Vinh to talk about how he saved money in his Dental practice, his interest in Equine Dentistry, his never ending struggle with shrieking patients who can not open wide enough, and whether he would fight 100 chickens or one human sized one.