CE Details: The format of this lecture is a recorded video webinar. This electronically delivered self-instructional program is designated for 1 hour of CE credit by Embrasure Space. AGD Subject Code: 550.
Medium aged dentist, Dr. Paul Goodman (Penn Dental 2002) and young dentist, Dr. Ashley Dawson (dental school) 2002 will be sharing the journey of a young dentist from dental school into the real world. The road to private practice dentisting (Dr. Nacho term) can be a bumpy one and we are here to help you have a smoother ride!
- Discuss the overwhelming decisions facing dental students regarding which career path to take and how to get solid advice.
- How to improve your clinical and patient management skills after dental school.
- The “roller coaster” ride of finding a good associate position and why old-fashioned and new age networking is so important.
- Unique challenges being a female dentist and how to manage them over your career
Dr. Paul Goodman is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine. Paul has been practicing dentistry for over 10 years and works with his brother in two locations in Mercer County, NJ. In addition to private practice, he teaches dental residents at Albert Einstein Medical Center as well as lectures to dentists on placing and restoring dental implants. Paul is also a part of the United Dental Brokers of America team. He has purchased three dental practices and is looking forward to sharing his personal experience with the transition process. He works well with retiring dentists in managing the expectation of their patients and team members during the transition process.
Dr. Ashley Dawson is a graduate of Howard University College of Dentistry and completed a GPR residency program at NYU Lutheran Medical Center located in Brooklyn, NY. She currently practices general dentistry with a group practice in Binghamton, NY. Ashley is committed to engaging fully with her patients to create an exceptional experience that will deliver a healthy smile that they will be proud of. She is also a passionate learner and is always seeking out opportunities to perfect her proficiency in the world of dentistry. Ashley has always been a leader throughout her life and strives to continue her leadership skills throughout her career.
Disclosures: The speakers declared no disclosures. This speakers nor any member of their families have a financial arrangement or affiliation with a corporate organization offering financial support for this continuing dental education program. The speakers have no financial arrangement with any product or service mentioned in this course.