Dr. August de Oliveira (pronounced like "Aloe Vera"... you're welcome) popped by the studio while getting some deserving patients their final prostheses. Dr. Raj Sheth and Dr. Steven Vorholt in the house as well!
Dr. Howard Farran stopped by the studio to visit Drs. Phil Gordon and Justin Moody, and it turned into a room full of doctors joining in - Drs. Chris Barrett, Wade Pilling, Steven Vorholt, James Sanderson, Raj Sheth, and Chris Epperson. Just a great group of docs talking dentistry.
Dr. Moody chats with Dr. Doug Sandquist - Dentist, Photographer, and Life Long Learner. His accomplishments include being contacted by Apple to use a photo he took!
Dr. Doug Sandquist is a Dentist in Las Vegas, NV Born and raised in Las Vegas, went to Dental School at Loma Linda University School of Dentistry. By his own account, he's been a life long learner.
Sandquist completed the Misch Curriculum in 2008, and is Visiting Faculty at Spear Education. He does landscape photography on the side for fun and plays golf.
He also has his own Podcast, The Doug Sandquist Podcast. https://dougsandquistpodast.
His prints can be found at https://sandquistphotography.
Dr. Moody gets on a call with Erick Strickland, NBA player 1996-2005.
Strickland attended college at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln where he was a 4 Year Letterman for the Cornhuskers. Leading the team to 2 NCAA Appearances and 2 NIT's, winning the NIT in 1996 where he was named MVP. Having a great career at the University of Nebraska he was named Big 8 Freshman of the Year, 3 time All Defensive Team and Academic All-Big 8, Strickland also graduated with a degree in Sociology in 1996.
Upon the completion college career, Strickland went undrafted in the 1996 NBA Draft, but caught on as a free agent with the Dallas Mavericks, where he spent four seasons and averaged a career-high 12.8 points per game in 1999–2000. He later played for the New York Knicks, Vancouver Grizzlies, Boston Celtics, also played with the Indiana Pacers and Milwaukee Bucks before retiring in 2005, averaging 7.5 points per game throughout his nine-year NBA career playing in multiple roles as a starter, key bench contributor and team support role Strickland was ready to do what was necessary for the success of the team no matter the role he played.
After retiring Strickland worked for the Dallas Mavericks as Manager of Business Relations and Sport Analyst with Fox Sports Southwest. Investor/Partner Eplay Analytics and Global Brain Center, Tax Pro and Real Estate Network Group- Carolyn 214-284-6992.
Strickland has 4 Children, Zachary 20, Olivia 16, Ariyana 12, Father Matthew Strickland and Mother Elaine Strickland. Sisters Millicent, Monique and Brothers Jeffrey and Cordaryl
AFFILIATIONS, AWARDS & HONORS
Academic All Big Eight
Big 8, Freshman of the Year
3 time All Big 8 Defensive Team
Second Team All Big 8-96’
University of Nebraska Hall of Fame Inductee
University of Nebraska All-Devaney Team
Omaha Hall of Fame Inductee
Bellevue West High Hall of Fame Inductee
Nebraska High School Hall of Fame Inductee
Dr. Justin Moody spends a moment with Stanley M. Bergman, CEO and Chairman of the Board, Henry Schein. "I find that people want meaning in life." He discusses how Henry Schein has created an authentic culture within the company you can rely on.
Dr. Moody and Gabe catch up with Tom Brown (VP of Sales for LocalMed) at Voices of Dentistry - just after giving away a 7 day cruise! Tom describes how LocalMed automates the appointment scheduling process and seamlessly integrates into your practice.
Tom Brown brings over 20 years of sales leadership experience to his position of Vice President of Sales at LocalMed. He is experienced in leading start-ups and turn-a-rounds, his specialty is bringing a relationship style, value-added, process oriented approach to Sales. He has earned a Black Belt in Lean Six Sigma, rolled out Salesforce.com to three different organizations and enjoys public speaking. Tom is also a sports enthusiast, participating and coaching in multiple team sports, always with an obsession for winning with integrity.
Dr. Justin Moody, Gabe Olsen, Dr. Joshua Austin, and Dr. Randy Houska gather 'round bottles #13 and 14 at Voices of Dentistry.
Joshua Austin, DDS, FAGD, FACD, is a native San Antonian. After attending San Antonio's Health Careers High School and the University of Texas, San Antonio as an undergrad student, Dr. Austin graduated from the University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio Dental School. UTHSCSA Dental School has been one of the top ranked dental schools in the nation since 1993. Dr. Austin excelled in dental school and was voted president of his graduating class. He capped off a successful senior year by being awarded the Texas Dental Association Outstanding Senior Dental Student award.
Dr. Austin is a member of the prestigious Seattle Study Club, which is a network of professional dental study groups dedicated to ideal comprehensive dental care. Dr. Austin's other professional memberships include the Academy of General Dentistry, the Texas Dental Association, American Dental Association, and the Rotary Club of San Antonio.
Dr. Austin is a published author and lectures nationally on restorative dentistry and reputation management. He has a monthly column and weekly e-Newletter in Dental Economics, the most read dental magazine in the world. In the past, Dr. Austin has served as a faculty member in the Department of Restorative Dentistry at UTHSCSA Dental School. Dr. Austin has received several awards during his dental career. In 2009, the Texas Dental Association honored Dr. Austin by naming him Young Dentist of the Year. In 2010, the Texas Academy of General Dentistry named him New Dentist of the Year, the most prestigious award it gives for dentists who have graduated in the previous 7 years. Dr. Austin has earned a Fellowship and Mastership in the Academy of General Dentistry. To be named a Fellow in the Academy, one must pass an exhaustive written examination and complete over 500 hours of continuing education. To be named a Master, another 1200 hours of continuing education must be completed. Less than 2% of the general dentists in the United States have achieved Master status. In 2014, Dr. Austin was awarded with a Fellowship in the American College of Dentists for his outstanding commitment to ethics in patient care.
Beginning in 2014, Dr. Austin has been named a Super Dentist in Texas Monthly Magazine.
Dr. Schoenbaum lectures nationally and internationally and has authored numerous peer-reviewed papers regarding implant restorations with a focus on the aesthetic zone. He has been presented with a variety of teaching awards including the prestigious Judson C. Hickey Scientific Writing Award from the Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry, Associate member of the AAED (American Academy of Esthetic Dentistry), and Fellowship in the American College of Dentists. He maintains a private practice with Dr. Peter Moy in Los Angeles CA, with a focus on aethetics and implant prosthetics.
Dr. Justin Moody talks shop .. and chocolate... with Drs. Todd Engel and Brian Baliwas at Chicago Mid-Winter.
Dr. Todd B. Engel is originally from Van Nuys, California and has resided in Orange County, California since 1997. He is a graduate of the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry where he also received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery. Dr. Engel is a Diplomat of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists and maintains active membership status with the following associations: Academy of Osseointegration, American Academy of Implant Dentistry, Academy of General Dentistry, American Dental Association, North Carolina Dental Society, California Dental Association, and Orange County Dental Society.
Dr. Engel has extensive experience in Dental Implant Rehabilitation, CT Guided Surgical Design, Complex Treatment Planning as well as Full Mouth Rehabilitation. Dr. Engel has hosted live radio, authored several articles and has been a featured keynote speaker both nationally and internationally on topics such as Dental Implants and Restorative Applications, Digital Radiography, CBCT – Cone Beam Technology, Ridge Augmentation and Socket Preservation, Treatment of the Edentulous Patient, Current Dental Materials as well as Comprehensive Treatment Planning on Medically Compromised Patients. In 2005 Dr. Engel’s life long dream of creating a learning institution where he could share, teach and motivate other dental professionals was realized by the inception of the Engel Institute. The Institute has grown to all over the US though now includes 3 flagship locations with faculty both nationally and internationally and has trained well over 8,000 dental professionals in its short tenure.
Dr. Baliwas is a general and cosmetic dentist located in San Francisco, California. Dr. Brian Baliwas’ strong focus on dental education allows he and his patients to formulate treatment strategies together, providing the opportunity for them to be active participants in their dental care. His practice philosophy is centered on conservative, highly esthetic, comprehensive dentistry that utilizes modern technology and techniques.
Dr. Baliwas received his Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from UC Davis. He completed post-baccalaureate studies in Human Anatomy and Physiology at the University of Oregon, and went on to obtain his D.D.S. degree from the University of the Pacific (UOP) School of Dentistry in San Francisco, where he graduated with high honors and was elected to join both Omicron Kappa Upsilon and Tau Kappa Omega dental honor societies. He also received several awards for his outstanding clinical work in the areas of esthetic dentistry, oral implantology, restorative dentistry, and endodontics.
As an active member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, the Academy of General Dentistry, and several study clubs throughout the Bay Area, Dr. Baliwas continually surrounds himself with some of the best practitioners in his field. He aspires to continually learn and improve, traveling down the path of excellence in search for perfection in his craft. In addition, Dr. Baliwas also teaches part-time at the University of the Pacific dental school in the Department of Integrated Reconstructive Dental Sciences, where he inspires his students to maintain a high level of commitment, passion, and pride in their dental work.
For almost two decades, Dr. Gina Dorfman has continually proved herself to be an innovative leader in the field of dentistry. As a dentist, practice owner, and entrepreneur, Dr. Dorfman has had the opportunity to engage with dental professionals across the country with the goal of helping them grow and thrive.
Dr. Dorfman graduated from the University of Southern California in 1996, earning a degree in Biochemistry. She completed her dental training at the Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry in 2000 and shortly after started her practice near Los Angeles, California.
While starting a practice in a saturated market came with its own challenges, the practice grew tremendously over the years, expanding to several locations. Because of her experience running multiple practices and leading a big team, Dr. Dorfman developed a unique insight into how efficient practices organize and operate and how dental teams can work together to overcome obstacles and reach their goals. A recognized speaker and author, Dr. Dorfman is regularly invited to teach other dentists across the country. She has presented at multiple local and national dental meetings, such as the Townie Meeting and Practice on Fire Live. Recently, she’s had the honor to join the faculty at the Dental Success Network, a unique community dedicated to advanced learning and collaboration.
Dr. Dorfman is also a frequent contributor to several industry blogs and the host of Behind the Smiles Podcast that features the most disruptive and influential members of the dental community who are moving dentistry forward.
Dr. Dorfman spends numerous hours in continuing education each year to further her dental expertise and is always on the cutting edge of technology.
Her passion for creating systems and leveraging technology to streamline practice operations is what eventually led her to co-found YAPI, a paperless dental software, where she is currently serving as the COO of the company.
When she is not working, Dr. Dorfman enjoys hiking, reading and spending time with her husband Ken, their two children, Mila and Lenny, and their German Shephard named Axel.
Back again from the Voices of Dentistry Podcast Summit 2020: Justin and Gabe sat down for a much anticipated chat with Dewayne Tinker, a Dental Compliance Specialist and host of the Talking with the Tooth Cop podcast. Cheers!
At the Voices of Dentistry Podcast Summit 2020, Justin had an opportunity to sit down with a Dental Assistant Rockstar— Rhonda Holman! Rhonda Holman's DA Rockstars podcast is for all the dental assistants out there ready to up their game to DA Rockstars! Get ready to catch some pearls of knowledge. #dentalassiatantsrock
Justin and Gabe took some time out of their busy Voices of Dentistry schedule to sit down with Brian McGue, DDS, who will be teaching a Conscious Oral Sedation course with Implant Pathway in September. For more information about that course, head on over to our website at www.implantpathway.com
Live from the Chicago Midwinter! Justin finally got a chance to sit down for a conversation with Blake McClellan. It seems as if they are always just barely passing each other across the country, as they are both busy businessmen! Check it out!
At the Voices of Dentistry Podcast Summit 2020, Justin and Gabe sat down for a conversation with Cathlene and Grace from Paramount Dental Studio, one of the sponsors of VOD 2020.
Howard Farran, DDS, MBA, the founder and owner of Dentaltown.com and Dentaltown magazine, has practiced dentistry at Today’s Dental in the Phoenix metro area for more than 30 years. In 2017, Incisal Edge magazine ranked him among the 32 most influential people in dentistry.
Dr. Farran has lectured internationally on the business of dentistry since 1990, captivating audiences with his blunt, humorous and practical insights into the industry’s most controversial subjects. His genuine passion for helping dentists provide faster, easier, higher-quality and lower-cost dentistry to their patients is what drives him to this day.
Dr. Farran reaches hundreds of thousands of dentists from around the world every day. His ever-expanding presence across social media platforms include 300,000 Facebook followers, 25,000 Twitter followers and 35,000 LinkedIn followers, not to mention the 250,000 registered members on Dentaltown.com.
Justin, Gabe and Randy sit down for a chat with Brady Smith at the Voices of Dentistry Podcast Summit 2020.
Drs. Justin Moody and Chris Epperson sat down to get a little Zen action going with Tiger Safarov of Zen Supplies. He's always a great guy to have on our podcast! It was a risky move to simply direct Jeff to pick "any Russian song" — but Jeff feels confident that an appropriate one was chosen. Cheers, friends!