ALD Business of DentistryUnlock the full potential of laser technology and build a profitable practice!


Join ALD Executive Director Gail Siminovsky and Nick Clausen with invited KOLs for a live online series about the Business of Dentistry with a laser focus. We’ll answer questions that spurn your dental laser curiosity about how lasers can increase your bottom line and patient and team satisfaction.The focus is on non-clinical business related topics that could help you build a successful dental practice.



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Sessions are held on Tuesdays from 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm ET / 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm PT
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January 16, 2024 | 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm ET

Manage Your Schedule - Don't Let Your Schedule Manage You

Guest Speaker: Kim McGuire, COO Fortune Management

As an Executive Coach for Fortune Management, Kim brings over 20 years of Dental Executive Coaching and practice management knowledge to the Dental community. Kim advises doctors and teams to implement strong systems for maximum effectiveness. Her leadership coaching enhances communication, relationships and accountability. Kim also has a deep understanding of the Business of Dentistry. Passionate about personal growth and professional development, Kim's coaching has people be their best self!


Kim McGuire, COO Fortune Management




Do you ever feel like a hamster in a wheel during your workday and at the end of your busy day, your numbers don't show it?  In this informative webinar, you will learn the why and how of one of the most important and critical systems of a dental practice - the schedule!  We will take a look at our belief systems around patient care and the 'why' behind an effective scheduling system.  We will also cover the nuts and bolts on implementation.  


Learning Objectives:

  • Discover the WHY behind an effective schedule to goal system
  • Learn the step by step process to implement a strong scheduling system
  • Learn the key agreements for each to to have in place for scheduling success



February 13, 2024 | 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm ET

Billing and Coding Challenges: Suggestions to get the most out of the work you do

Guest Speaker: Dr. Yoonson Kim



Session description and learning objectives posting soon!



March 19, 2024 - TBA


Session description and learning objectives posting soon!






Past Sessions



October 17, 2023
Laser Dentistry - Let's Optimize Production 




Learning Objectives

  1. Understand doctor and team communication roles and responsibilities when discussing laser care that will help with accepting proposed treatment plans.

  2. Know how to ask for video testimonials that are free and easy to use on social media that lead to increases in new patient flow

  3. Be able to create a hygiene co-discovery program that will increase same-day dentistry opportunities in your hygiene department.

Unleash the full potential of your laser technology!


November 14, 2023
Navigating Workforce Challenges: Successful Staffing Strategies w/Dennis Marvel


In today's dynamic business landscape, it's crucial to understand why we find ourselves in this staffing predicament and, more importantly, equip you with the essential tools to overcome it. Discover that not having a complete team is manageable, even in the face of daunting realities.

  • Gain a deep understanding of the prevailing workforce challenges and the factors shaping them.
  • Explore and adopt effective recruitment strategies that are relevant in today's environment.
  • Learn how to retain your valuable employees, reducing the urgency of constant recruitment.
  • Create a straightforward and effective training program that paves the way for employee success and growth.

Join us in this session to master the strategies and insights needed to thrive in a competitive job market and build a resilient and skilled workforce.





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