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028: Transforming Your Life and Career to Find Happiness and Inner Freedom with Dr.James Fischer

In this episode we talk about:

  • The art of transformation
  • How to take a step back and consider ways to do your career differently
  • Finding interests outside of dentistry
  • Moving past your fears to have the career and life that you want
  • Benefits of a journaling practice
  • How to push through discomfort as you’re transforming
  • How to reduce worry and chaos in your day to day living

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027: Getting Creative AF with Dr. Alan Mead

In this episode we talk about:

  • Dealing with perfectionism and procrastination
  • How to push through uncertainty and move through resistance
  • Overcoming stagefright
  • How to be creative and actually ship your projects
  • Our experiences with addiction
  • How to turn potentially destructive tendencies into advantages
  • Building resiliency through creative outlets
  • The difference between truth and belief

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026: Becoming More Than a Dental Robot with Dr.Kyle Stanley

In this episode we talk about:

  • Creating a unique career trajectory 
  • Advances in AI technology 
  • Tricks and tools for avoiding litigation 
  • His struggles in dentistry 
  • How he’s talking about what many are feeling but not saying 
  • How he’s landed world-class mentors and how you can too 
  • Dental robots – what they are and how to become more 

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025: Rewire Your Mind and Body to Become Your Most Authentic Self with Dr. Stephanie Zeller (Interviewed by Dr. Dave Maloley)

In this episode we talk about:

  • Why I had to learn how to lean into uncertainty
  • Why the Nervous System is key in freeing myself and my clients
  • How I cured my own anxiety
  • Why we become workaholics and use work as a drug
  • What’s happening during the day when we feel tension or anxiety while working
  • Leveraging the pandemic to create a new normal that is better and more exciting
  • How to stop using bandaids for our problems and rewire the root of them
  • How self-limiting beliefs and patterns are formed
  • How to shape a new reality by becoming consciously aware of your thinking

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024: Believe in Yourself with Dr.Eugenia Prokopets

In this episode we talk about:

  • Associateships
  • The importance of processing experiences and emotions
  • How Eugenia hacks her life by consciously feeding her mind
  • How to turn naysayers and their words into fuel to feed your fire
  • How to analyze interactions and protect your own energy
  • The power of saying “No”
  • Creating boundaries
  • Overcoming scarcity
  • Developing self-worth and creating your own happiness

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017: The Stories We Tell Ourselves with the Dental Yogi’s, Dr. Danielle Cascioli and Dr. Christian Pavel

Episode two of the “Going Deep” series. You can watch this episode at dentaloutliers.com To take an online self-guided course to learn about your own…

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015: Getting Out of Your Comfort Zone Every Single Day with Marat Awdaljan

Episode Highlights:

-Benefits of dental technology
-Communicating with lab technicians
-How to achieve optimal esthetics with indirect restorations
-Pros/Cons of extended function technicians
-Learning from the masters
-Understanding rejection and overcoming weaknesses
-Techniques for self-development
-Introvert to extrovert
-Influence of the scarcity principle
-A unique one-bake technique to be used with Elab Protocol
-Shade Communication using Elaborate Protocol

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014: Pivot to Success in Private Practice and Life with Dr. Peter McClellan

Episode Highlights:

-Leadership development and courses
-How to lead and communicate with your team and patients
-Going against the grain: how soon can you start changing a practice after purchasing it
-For the entrepreneurial dentists: owning one extremely successful practice vs buying multiple practices
-How to smoothly transition a newly acquired practice and staff
-What to listen to/read/or courses to attend to improve the business side of dentistry
-Tools/tactics to make big decisions and go through big changes in life
-Corporate Dentistry: good, bad or neither

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013: “Just Jump” with Dr. Laura Moon and Dr. Trevor Kanack

Episode Highlights:

-How to think outside the box
-How to change your mindset
-Seeking different forms of education
-Habits that help build confidence, relieve stress, and refocus
-Getting through hard times
-Making decisions that are right for you regardless of what others may think

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012: “Just say, ‘No, I’m not going to do that, it’s pointless'” with Dr. Ivan Chicchon

Episode Highlights:

-All-on-4 prosthetic materials & his in-office workflow  
-His new book: All-on-X
-Selecting the right CE course for your skill level 
-Advice for new grads, both DDS and Prosth
-Work-Life balance
-How to talk about getting paid for your time and work
-Finding value in everything you do

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011: I Love This Crap with Dr. Nate Farley

Episode Highlights: 

-What kind of digital dentistry Nate uses
-Nate’s suggestion for your first purchase in digital dentistry
-What 3d printer Nate suggests for new users
-Learn about stackable guides and guided surgery
-How Nate finds work-life balance
-Learn about all the courses Nate is teaching
-Nate’s favorite courses to take

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009: Private Practice Guru Dr. Matthew Ross

Episode Highlights:

-Why your first working environment right out of dental school can change everything
-How he found huge financial success right out of dental school
-Courses that he felt rapidly improved his skillsets
-What specific benefits a group practice model can yield
-How to improve your treatment plan acceptance rate
-Owning more than one practice

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008: Disrupting the Dental Field with Live Education and Blockchain by Serial Entrepreneur Blake McClellan

Episode Highlights:

-Implant Compare’s platform for streaming live surgeries
-Advantages of watching “live” procedures over edited procedures or presentations
-Why asking questions over a live video chat can be easier than asking them in person
-Blockchain and it’s potential applications within the medical field
-Design Thinking Sessions: how to run them and why they’re so crucial
-How to become an outside the box thinker
-How to survive constant rejection and leverage it to your advantage
-What techniques he uses to overcome exhaustion when he’s close to giving up

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007: Late Night with Denture Royalty.. Dr. Valerie Cooper

Episode Highlights:

-See how the “denture queen” is making dentures interesting and sexy
-Learn how to cut down on your number of required appointments for denture fabrication from 5-6 appointments to 1 visit
-Why dental technicians will always be needed in dentistry
-Augmented Reality & Virtual Reality and their dental applications
-New exciting digital denture techniques
-How she finds inspiration and flow

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005: What the Hack? with the DentalHacks– Dr. Alan Mead & Dr. Jason Lipscomb

Episode highlights:

-The current state of affairs in dentistry for new grads
-How corporate dentistry is a great referral source
-What toys to buy (and NOT to buy)
-Jason’s path to multiple practice ownership
-Alan’s take on the past, present, and future of Dental Hack Nation

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004: Why Before the What with Dr. Chrystle Cu from Cocofloss

Episode Highlights:

-How 3 dentists can work out of a 2 chair office
-Having a prevention-focused practice
-Functional Orthodontics
-Everything Cocofloss (now sold at Sephora and Anthropologie)
-How to find quality CE and why finding meaningful CE is important
-Finding joy through gratitude

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003: Question Authority with Dr. David Guichet

Episode Highlights:

-Integrating digital dentistry into your practice
-How to get your team members on board with new technology
-Pushing digital dentistry to it’s limits
-Journey into specialization: is it even necessary nowadays?
-Taking risks and questioning authority
-How to find happiness and success in your life and career

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