Mommy Dentists in Business

May 11, 2018 | 0

Mommy Dentists in Business

Dr. Grace Yum has quietly become one of the highest profile pediatric dentist in Chicago and beyond. She is in a small pool of less than 5% of all dentists who become certified in pediatrics. She also founded and built Yummy Dental and Orthodontics for Kids into a leader in its category. In this Podcast, Dr. Yum shares pearls of wisdom based on her experience that are designed to help moms be successful in their medical careers and in their lives more broadly. She interviews a rotating cast of experts who give invaluable advice from a variety of perspectives: fashion stylists, lawyers, CEOs, nutritionists, skincare experts, parenting experts and more. Along the way, Dr. Yum shares the secrets to her success in balancing motherhood and her growing business interests in dental, real estate and beyond.


117: Interview with third year dental student, Carly Fox

Listen to 117: Interview with third year dental student, Carly Fox
Carly Fox is a third year dental student at the University of Michigan School of Dentistry. Before dental school, she spent two years working with Dr. Yum and her staff at Yummy Dental and Orthodontics for Kids as a dental assistant and insurance coordinator. She is currently serving as the president of the U of M student chapter of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, and is planning to apply for pediatric dental residencies beginning next fall.
 

116: Interview with event coordinator & Dental Tech Chat host, Alli Diangelo

Listen to 116: Interview with event coordinator & Dental Tech Chat host, Alli Diangelo

Alli is the events coordinator for Sodium Dental and is a graduate from University of Michigan with a Bachelor’s in communications and Media Studies. She enjoys being able to network and chat with dentists at dental shows and meetings. Most recently, she started the podcast, "Dental Tech Chat," that you can find on YouTube, Spotify or wherever you listen! Alli loves helping connect dentists to the equipment and technology solutions that will benefit their practices.

115: Interview with founder & CEO of DentalHQ, Dr. Brett Wells

Listen to 115: Interview with founder & CEO of DentalHQ, Dr. Brett Wells
Dr. Brett Wells is the founder and CEO of DentalHQ, a practicing dentist in Raleigh, NC, and a frequent podcast guest star. A serial entrepreneur, a foodie, and a die-hard Carolina Panthers fan, Dr. Wells started DentalHQ to help his fellow dentists increase patient care and case acceptance with in-house membership plans.
 
 

114: Interview with general dentist & practice owner, Dr. Neha Batra

Listen to 114: Interview with general dentist & practice owner, Dr. Neha Batra

Neha Batra, D.D.S., attended Kalamazoo College before Her love for science and art led her to the University of Michigan School of Dentistry. Upon graduation, she completed a general practice residency at the University of Rochester Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester, New York. Dr. Batra is married to a pediatric dentist and also co owns a pediatric dental practice with her husband. When Dr. Batra is not doing dentistry, she is a busy mom raising 2 boys and loves traveling and creating new cocktails.

113: Interview with territory manager of prevention division at Dentsply Sirona, Natalie Berse

Listen to 113:  Interview with territory manager of prevention division at Dentsply Sirona, Natalie Berse

Natalie Berse is a Bethel University graduate who has spent the past several years working in sales in the dental industry. Most recently, Natalie works for Dentsply Sirona as a territory manager in the Preventive division. Natalie strives to help clinicians expand their knowledge surrounding preventive procedures and infection prevention protocols in the dental setting. In her spare time, Natalie enjoys staying active in barre classes, cooking in the kitchen and spending time with her family and friends.

112: Interview with certified nutritionist & owner of Resolute Fitness, Andrew Brightman

Listen to 112: Interview with certified nutritionist & owner of Resolute Fitness, Andrew Brightman

After two tours overseas and 9 wonderful years in the ARMY, Andrew Brightman moved on to graduate from Mankato State University with a bachelors in Biology with a zoology emphasis. He's competed and placed in the top 5 in national bodybuilding competitions, collected NASM, ISSA, NETA training and nutrition certificates. Having held every position within the health and wellness industry Andrew is carrying out his dream of changing lives with his company Resolute Fitness.

111: Interview with Holistic Infant and Child Sleep Consultant, Laura Meierkort

Listen to 111: Interview with Holistic Infant and Child Sleep Consultant, Laura Meierkort

Laura Meierkort has 17+ years of knowledge and experience as a former nanny, Certified Lactation Counselor and Holistic Infant and Child Sleep Consultant. She created Nest Family Sleep Consulting to empower families in solving their children’s sleep challenges in a mindful, holistic way. Her passion for healthy sleep led to creating the podcast, The Little Sleep Show, which is part of her mission to help as many parents as she can with sleep and learning to be more present for our children and ourselves.

110: Interview with practice transition specialists, Dr. Erick Rupprecht & Dr. Kim Sena

Listen to 110: Interview with practice transition specialists, Dr. Erick Rupprecht & Dr. Kim Sena

Erick Rupprecht received his DDS degree from the University of Detroit School of Dentistry. After practicing over thirty years he retired from clinical dentistry due to a vision issue. Dr. Kim Sena attended University of Michigan School of Dentistry and had a long-standing practice in Grand Rapids, MI. He retired from full-time practice earlier than expected due to a chronic neck condition. Both now use their knowledge and experience to help colleagues as they purchase, grow or transition their practices.

109: Interview with CEO & founder of DDS Dental Supplies, Dinesh Sakhrani

Listen to 109: Interview with CEO & founder of DDS Dental Supplies, Dinesh Sakhrani

Dinesh Sakhrani is a Boston College graduate who majored in Finance. He spent the first 6 years of his career at Morgan Stanley as an investment banker. Soon after that, 16 years ago, he started DDS Dental supplies with his wife, Diya. They are both hands on and work with clients throughout the day. Their goals are simple- to maximize savings in the most efficient way possible with their amazing team. When not working, Dinesh enjoys spending time with his family, home renovation, and traveling.

108: Interview with cosmetic dentist & President of the AAFE, Dr. Louis Malcmacher

Listen to 108: Interview with cosmetic dentist & President of the AAFE, Dr. Louis Malcmacher

Dr. Louis Malcmacher maintains a cosmetic and general practice in Bay Village, Ohio. He is an internationally recognized lecturer and author, known for his entertaining and comprehensive teaching style. He has vast experience in total facial esthetics and has taught tens of thousands of healthcare professionals in the areas of smile design esthetics and facial injectable therapy. He has also lectured at many major medical and dental meetings throughout the US, Canada, Europe, and the Middle East.

107: Interview with orthodontist, speaker & reining International Ms. 2020, Dr. Corinne Devin CDR USN

Listen to 107: Interview with orthodontist, speaker & reining International Ms. 2020, Dr. Corinne Devin CDR USN

Commander Corinne Devin lived in six different military bases while her father served in the Dental Corp and inspired her to pursue a career in the United States Navy. She deployed in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom in 2009 and has been awarded five Navy achievement Medals, Fleet Marine Force Officer Insignia and the Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal. CDR Devin is the Department Head of Dental Specialties and the sole orthodontic provider at United States Naval Hospital Sigonella.

106: Interview with owner & CEO of Studio 8e8, Joshua Scott

Listen to 106: Interview with owner & CEO of Studio 8e8, Joshua Scott

Joshua Scott is a marketing speaker and consultant who has spent
the last 18 years in the dental industry. He works with dentists and
dental service organizations around the country to create confident
marketing strategies as owner and CEO of Studio EightyEight, dentistry’s story-driven marketing agency. S8E8 provides high-end, custom design with storytelling messaging, to create marketing that’s truly unique to their clients. He resides in Ohio with wife and high school best friend, Joanna, and their 2 kids.

105: Interview with Licensed Clinical Psychologists, Dr. Anna Finis & Dr. Rachael Levine

Listen to 105: Interview with Licensed Clinical Psychologists, Dr. Anna Finis & Dr. Rachael Levine

Dr. Anna Finis is the Director of the Child Mood & Anxiety Program at Compass Health Center and a licensed clinical psychologist. Dr. Rachael Levine is the Director of Young Child Programs, also at Compass Health Center, and a licensed clinical psychologist and a nationally certified school psychologist. Drs. Finis and Levine specialize in individual, family, and group psychotherapy with children and adolescents presenting with a wide range of behavioral, social, and emotional challenges.

104: Interview with President of Compliance Training Partners Dr. Karson L. Carpenter

Listen to 104: Interview with President of Compliance Training Partners Dr. Karson L. Carpenter

Karson L. Carpenter is a practicing dentist and serves as President  of Compliance Training Partners. He is a graduate of the University of Michigan School of Dentistry, and has over 25 years experience designing educational programs to bring dental and medical facilities into compliance with governmental regulations including OSHA, HIPAA and infection control.

103: Interview with Clifton Larson Allen Principal, Dawn Johanknecht, CPA

Listen to 103: Interview with Clifton Larson Allen Principal, Dawn Johanknecht, CPA

Dawn Johanknecht, CPA is a Principal with the Health Care Group of CliftonLarsonAllen specializing in providing accounting and consulting services for medical clinics, physician and dental groups, and other healthcare organizations.  These services include financial statement services, income tax preparation and planning, business operations advisory consulting, revenue cycle management, merger and acquisitions of independent practices, financial analysis, and practice management.

102: Interview with founder & CEO of Crimson Media Group, Shane Simmons

Listen to 102: Interview with founder & CEO of Crimson Media Group, Shane Simmons

Shane Simmons is the founder and CEO of Crimson Media, located in Indianapolis, IN, who says he wants to transform the way dental practices build relationships in their communities through online marketing. The slogan, "Helping dentists build freedom in their practice," sums up the company mission. Fun Fact: Shane is a two time Emmy Award winner who embeds storytelling into his clients marketing. If you'd like to learn how Crimson Media can help grow your practice, visit www.crimsonmediagroup.com.

101: Interview with practice owner & dentist, Dr. Jessica Bertoglio

Listen to 101: Interview with practice owner & dentist, Dr. Jessica Bertoglio

Dr. Jessica Bertoglio graduated in 2002 from the University of Illinois at Chicago college of dentistry. She started her own practice in Hoffman Estates, IL and understands dental anxiety runs deep. Her desire is to provide a fun and pleasant experience. She is able to achieve this with in office therapy dogs, a fantastic staff and many personalized touches. She and her husband spend their free time with 3 daughters traveling, riding and competing with their horses, and relaxing at home with their dogs.

100: Interview with podcast host & Founder of Mommy Dentists in Business, Dr. Grace Yum

Listen to 100: Interview with podcast host & Founder of Mommy Dentists in Business, Dr. Grace Yum

For the last 2 and a half years, Dr. Grace Yum has been interviewing a rotating cast of specialists who give invaluable advice from a variety of perspectives. Along the way, she has created a network of friends and experts who help busy professional mothers find balance in their lives. In celebration of 100 episodes, Dr. Yum becomes the guest and reflects on the growth and popularity of the podcast. Bonus: Dr. Yum's team joins the show for a very special 100th episode lightening round segment!

99: Interview with Executive Director of the American Dental Association, Dr. Kathy O'Loughlin

Listen to 99: Interview with Executive Director of the American Dental Association, Dr. Kathy O'Loughlin

Dr. Kathy O’Loughlin is the executive director of the American Dental Association. She joined the ADA in 2009 after serving as the chief dental officer for United Health Group and as the chief executive officer for Delta Dental of Massachusetts. She speaks around the country about the profession of dentistry, oral health care delivery, and public health policy. Dr. O’Loughlin was the first female dental school class president and valedictorian of Tufts University School of Dental Medicine.

98: Interview with Pediatric Neuropsychologist and Clinical Psychologist, Dr. Kimberly Williams

Listen to 98: Interview with Pediatric Neuropsychologist and Clinical Psychologist, Dr. Kimberly Williams

Dr. Kimberly Williams is a Pediatric Neuropsychologist and Clinical Psychologist with offices in Long Island and Brooklyn, New York. She has exceptional expertise in the evaluation of children with giftedness, academic and learning problems as well as psychological disorders such as anxiety, depression, difficult or oppositional behaviors and those with developmental delays and social deficits. She regularly consults and provides workshops and training in issues related to COVID-19 crisis and aftermath.