Ms. Anastasia Turchetta Health Empowerment
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  • Health empowerment conversationalist 
  • Author and contributor to several consumer-faced publications 

Friday Courses
FR500 - GOLD
Time: 8:30 AM - 3 PM
Type: Registered    Handouts: No
Dentist Fee: $95.00  Other Fee: $95.00

8:30 – 9:15 a.m.             

Dr. David Rice

Pathways to Practice

The game of dentistry has changed…drastically! As a young dentist, there are multiple pathways to practice success. You can go to work in a DSO. You can associate in a traditional practice. You can purchase. You can even start from scratch. Is it confusing? Overwhelming? Do you know the strengths and challenges of each? How about why, whether you’re ready today…tomorrow, or five years from now, ownership stands strong as your very best opportunity?


9:15 – 10 a.m.

Ms. Anastasia Turchetta

Whose Brand Is It Anyway? 3 Ways To Ignite Your Brand’s Social Success In Healthcare

It is not about how much experience you have as it is the experience you

create. Healthcare has a unique advantage to cultivate brand loyalty. It's

fueled with high octane content providing transparency, community and

profitability. Get behind the wheel for an improv style course to ignite your

brand’s story, influence your team and your tribe!

 1) Create Your Brand’s Story Into An Experience

2) Pick a Lane for Your Message and Thrive In It

3) Pass a Crash Course on Brand Protection


10 – 10:45 a.m.

Ms. Ragan Hartman

Building the UNSTOPPABLE Team

This topic includes how to create a shared vision by which the staff members have a greater degree of ownership in the practice and how to establish specific lines of accountability for each area of the practice.  Participants will learn techniques for empowering their team members and strengthen morale short term and long term, as well as how to formulate solutions to any challenge facing the practice.  If you are looking to take your practice to the next level, this is the course for your entire team!


10:45 a.m. – 12 p.m.        

Dr. Brad Bale and Dr. Michael Gelb

America's #1 Killer:  Your Role in Reducing Cardiovascular Deaths

We now live in a wonderful era in which cardiovascular disease can be removed from the number one spot for death, disability and cost.  Many common conditions that are associated with increased heart attack and stroke risk will be reviewed.  The exciting technology and knowledge which makes possible generating a clinical guarantee of establishing and maintaining the health of arteries will be discussed. Oral health will be presented as a critical element in the guarantee of arterial wellness. Published clinical data will be shown illustrating the effectiveness of the Bale Doneen Method.  Participants in this course will be able to translate what they learn into a program to enhance their own arterial health, as well as their patients’.  Dr. Gelb will address the necessity of screening our Patients' for Airway Health, and the associated connections between airway health, cardiovascular disease, and dementia.  Screening is a must! Treatment is optional.  The ADA recently passed a resolution stating that Dentists should screen their patients for Airway issues.


Lunch and Video Testimonials from 12 to 1 p.m.


1 – 2:15 p.m.

Dr. Lee Ann Brady

Clinical Failures: How to Fix Them and Avoid Them

It’s often said that we learn more from our failures than from our successes.  But failures in patient care are frustrating and expensive.  Dr. Brady is a Master Dentist.  She performs and teaches dentistry at the highest level.  She’s also a giving clinician, whose goal is to help others practice the best dentistry possible.  Today she will openly share the failures, and solutions, that have carried her to the top levels of our profession, with the goal of giving you a jump start toward your future.


2:15 – 3 p.m.     Closing with Dr. David Rice




Registering for the Hinman Dental Meeting is required to attend ALL courses and Special Events.
Course type description:
General = No additional fee (registration required for these courses – we no longer accept walk-ups)
Registered, Interactive, Participation and Special Events = Fee courses