Alan welcomes Dr. Shawn Van de Vyver to the Very Dental podcast! Shawn is a self described "regular dentist." What is a regular dentist? Why are we having this conversation? Well, blame it on social media. Some of the things they discussed:
- Shawn gets up early in self defense
- Social media has ruined the "regular dentist" gig for many people.
- Who are the patients that do all these FMR's that we ce in continuing education?
- Shawn's time is worth nothing (he does his own lab work)
- The narrative of "opportunity cost"
- Al on podcasting/Shawn on video
- Buying a practice during COVID (and hiring)
- Narratives vs. reality in dental hygiene models
- Health care choices and how money affects them
Some links from the show:
- The Voices of Dentistry (use code VeryDental)
- The Very Dental Facebook group
- XOcademy (Shawn's Exocad learning academy)
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