Gloves Off: Real Talk About the Dentist-Assistant Relationship in 2023

  • Friday 1/27/2023
  • Time: 8:00 - 10:00 am
  • Course Code: 495RL
  • Cost: $75
  • Room Location: BCEC Room 211
  • Credits: 2 CE Hours
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Kevin Henry, is the co-founder of and former editor of Dental Assisting Digest and Modern Dental Assistant.
David Rice, DDS is the founder of the student and new dentist community, igniteDDS, and maintains a private practice in East Amherst, NY.

What are the top 10 sticking points in the relationship between the dentist and the assistant? Let’s look at the conversation from both sides of the equation and have an open, honest discussion about how to bridge any gaps in the relationship and understanding of where each other comes from. Dr. Rice shares what he has heard from the dentist side while Kevin brings the team and assistant point of view into the conversation. This will be lively, interactive, and filled with learning opportunities. Join us for a morning that you won’t forget.

After this course attendees will be able to:
  • Discover what dentists are looking for in their assistants
  • Identify what are some of the biggest pain points being discussed by dentists with their colleagues
  • Recognize what assistants are looking for in a profession where team turnover is at an all-time high
  • Understand the frustrations by both sides and how each can better understand what the other is going through
Recommended Audience: Assistant