As our industry continues to evolve, many doctors are taking a hard look at their practice model. Many are considering selling to a DSO, buying up more local practices, or considering a partnership with another specialty. Dr. Hopkins has had a unique professional journey with experiences including working for a General Dentist at a high-end Beverly Hills practice, chased a pie in the sky buy in as an associate, owned a 3-location private practice, and then partnered with a pedo/GP group 6 years ago. Join this lecture as she walks through her journey and what she has learned about the future of our specialty.
List pros and cons of multiple practice models.
Understand why the next generation of orthodontists cannot afford to buy our practices.
Identify several advantages as well as challenges of an ortho/pedo partnership.