Associateship Vs. Ownership: Which Dental Role is right for you? with Joseph D. Jordan, JD
Our guest this week Joseph D. Jordan, JD sits down with Shaun Keating and discuss the power of good mentorship and the positive benefits it brings to your personal and professional life. They also talk about how Joseph helps recent graduates plan for their future by figuring out what is the best...  Read More
Should I Stay
Are you buying or selling a practice? Joe gives guidance regarding how long and why a seller should stick around.Should I Stay  Read More
Preparing for Practice Ownership - Building a Strong Team of Advisors
                        Buying a dental practice is one of the most significant purchases that a dentist will make in their career. A potential buyer of a dental practice must assemble a team of strong advisors to facilitate the transition. Below is a list of members that are crucial to a...  Read More
How much is your dental practice worth?
If you want to know what your practice is worth you can use our online practice appraisal tool, enter some info, answer a few questions and receive the answer in seconds. Just click this link to run the tool   Read More
Should You Acquire a Dental Practice or Start From Scratch
Owning a dental practice is a goal of most dentists, in fact it’s the American Dream to have ownership of something.  So, how do you get there and what do you need to think about first?  For dentists, the first decision is whether you should begin an acquisition of an existing practice or create a...  Read More
1-13 Debt Pay-down vs Liquidity with Reese Harper, CFP
Reese is the founder and CEO of, a registered investment advisory firm with an exclusive focus on dentists and specialists.Since 2003, Reese has devoted his career to helping dentists plan, invest, and retire better. He is a financial planning thought-leader in the dental industry and a popular...  Read More
1-10 Where to Practice? 45 Min Outside Any Major Metro with Dr. Tarun Agarwal (T-Bone)
Dr. Tarun Agarwal tells new grads exactly where to practice, how to think like a business owner and lays out his personal plan for financial freedom.Sign up for Dr. Tarun Agarwal's courses:Hear both Dr. Agarwal and Dr. Low at the upcoming Voices of Dentistry summit Jan 27-28 in Nashville, TNDr....  Read More
1-8 An Oral Surgeon's Journey with Dr. Russell Kirk
Dr. Russell Kirk shares his journey to ownership as an oral surgeon. He shares the questions he would ask as a potential associate and the lessons he's learned as a business owner.Listen to Dr. Kirk's podcast, theand hear him live at the Voices of Dentistry Summit in Nashville, TN, January 27-28.Go...  Read More
1-7 From 5 Associateships to 8 Practices with Dr. Shawn Van de Vyver
Full show notes atDr. Van de Vyver graduated from the University of Michigan School, of Dentistry in 2006. After 5 less than desirable positions as an associate, he decided to pursue dentistry from a different direction and purchased his first practice. In this episode we learn from Dr. Van de...  Read More
1-6 Stay or Go? Evaluating Associateships with Dr. Chris Salierno
Dr Chris Salierno shares his simple checklist for deciding if an associateship is worth it, his opinions on AEGDs and GPRs and how to structure your associateship relationship. 1-6 Stay or Go? Evaluating Associateships with Dr. Chris Salierno ...  Read More
1-5 Relentless Ownership with Dr. David Maloley
Dr. David Maloley of the Relentless Dentist Podcast shares his journey to practice ownership and insight into how your personality will affect your ability to lead and own.Resources mentioned:by Daniel PinkThebyBarry SchwartzbyGuy Kawasaki  Read More
1-3 Practice Owners Make Double with Jason Patrick Wood, Esq
Jason Patrick Wood, Esq. shares exactly how practice owners take home double the net income as an associate while doing the same amount of dentistry. Less than 1% of dental practices fail and lifestyle flexibility is better for owners wanting to start a family.  Read More
1-2 From New Grad to Owner in 3 Months with Dr. Derek Williams
What does it look like to successfully buy a practice straight out of school? Dr. Derek Williams shares his experience of being a new owner and a new dentist all at the same time.Download thedesigned by George HaririDownload theThe  Read More
1-1 Breakaway Your Dental Career with Dr. Scott Leune
Welcome to the Shared Practices podcast! This podcast is for dentists who want to own their own practice but don't have the business knowledge or a clear pathway to ownership.Today we interview Dr. Scott Leune, founder and CEO of Breakaway Practice about his recommendations for new grads to move...  Read More
0 Start Here: Intro and The 8 Season Roadmap with Dr. Alan Mead
This is a prequel to our show, where Dr. Alan Mead of theinterviews me, Dr. Richard Low. We talk about my background, this podcast and our 8 season plan to guide new dentists through practice ownership.If you already heard this episode on the Dental Hacks or you heard my interview with Dr. Mark...  Read More
What are Buyers Looking For?
What are Buyers Looking For?By Marie ChatterleyThe dental market is hardly suffering from a shortage of dentists in more populated areas of the country; however,the increased supply of dentists does not equate to a profusion of ideal opportunities. Most dental school graduatesprefer to live in...  Read More
Startup -vs- Acquisition…how to know which is BEST
Startup -vs- Acquisition…how to know which is BEST Have you ever wondered if a startup is better than acquiring a practice?Today, we’re going to analyze the options.This may be the deepest comparison you’ve ever...  Read More

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