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Is Now YOUR Moment for Dental Practice Ownership (Podcast)?

Have you ever found yourself daydreaming about being your own boss? About crafting your ideal dental practice, calling the shots, and making a real difference in your patients’ lives? If so, you’re not alone. Many dental professionals reach a point in their careers where they crave more control, more freedom, and more fulfillment. But the big question remains: Are you ready to be a practice owner?

In our latest podcast episode, we’re tackling this crucial question head-on. With nearly two decades of experience overseeing over 800 start-up practices, our host brings a wealth of knowledge and insights to the table. From the tangible elements like experience and finances to the intangible ones like community connections and vision, we cover it all.

Let’s start with the tangible elements. Building experience as an associate and managing your finances are crucial steps on the path to practice ownership. But it’s not just about clinical skills and cash reserves; it’s also about having a clear vision for your future practice. What kind of patients do you want to serve? What values will guide your practice? These are the questions that will shape your journey.

But practice ownership isn’t just about the numbers; it’s also about the intangibles. Feeling stuck in a rut at your current job? Craving more control and freedom in your career? These are signs that you might be ready to take the leap into practice ownership. And don’t underestimate the power of community connections. Building relationships with patients and fellow professionals can be the key to success in your new venture.

Of course, taking the leap into practice ownership isn’t without its risks. That’s why we also explore the best-case and worst-case scenarios in our latest episode. Where could you be 18 months from now if you seize this opportunity? And what risks do you face if you continue to wait on the sidelines?

Whether you’re a seasoned associate or a fresh-faced dental school student or graduate, this episode offers practical advice and inspiration to help you unlock your full potential. Ready to turn your dental dreams into reality? Tune in now and discover if you’re truly ready to be a practice owner.

Keep smiling,

Stephen Trutter and The Startup Dentist Podcast Team

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