The DBI Experience

The purpose of the Dental Business Institute Program is to educate, train and develop entrepreneurial dentist-owners to successfully lead, manage, govern and grow dental practices of any shape or size from solo practice, to managed group practice, to corporate models.

The program is designed ideally for dentist-owners in the early stages of practice development who currently have 0-4 locations under ownership but want to have more and/or want to:

  • Develop themselves to be better in business in the practice location(s) they already work in
  • Be clear about the next steps and actions in their business plan
  • Understand the structures of various business models
  • Understand how to attract, lead, and retain executive talent required to grow their enterprise
  • Understand the various ways to capitalize and leverage future expansion
  • Develop and expand their leadership and executive management skills
  • Understand basic lean management principals to apply to dental practices
  • Gain experience and understanding of negotiation strategies
  • Gain a better understanding of various financial reports and what they mean to the business