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Thu, Mar 09


Via zoom

Dos and Don'ts of Business of Dentistry

Dos and Don'ts of Business of Dentistry
Dos and Don'ts of Business of Dentistry

Time & Location

Mar 09, 2023, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. EST

Via zoom

About the Event

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Presenter: Dr. Shervin Rowshani, HBSc,DDS,MBA

Bio: Dr. Rowshani moved to Toronto in 2001 where he attended University of Toronto for undergraduate studies. Later on in 2010, after graduating from the U of T’s Faculty of Dentistry, he began practicing dentistry in London area where he became quite involved in dentistry and the communities he lived in. in 2013, Dr. Shervin moved to Muskoka after purchasing Dairy Lane Dental, his first dental practice. In the following 4 years, he expanded his network to acquire 4 more dental offices providing dental treatment to +10,000 patients in his network. In 2019, he obtained his MBA from Rotman School of Management – University of Toronto. During downtimes of covid shutdowns in April 2022, he established a PPE and Mask manufacturing facility in Muskoka - PPE Supply Inc. They produce face shields and Surgical masks. He resides in Muskoka and enjoys the outdoors and year-round active lifestyle.”

Description: Today, Dentistry is much more than the practice of keeping teeth healthy. It is about creating the best possible experience for patients and providing them with exceptional care. As office owners or associates, dentists need to expand their knowledge in areas outside of clinical aspects of dentistry. A successful dentist needs to have basic understanding of various concepts and topics in accounting, finance, labour law, corporate law, taxes, marketing strategies, team dynamics, human behaviour, leadership, and effective communication techniques. This presentation aims to open the doors to these topics and offer a pathway and guide for expanding on these topics and their applications.

Learning Objectives: Upon completion, participants will be able to:

1- Basic understanding of the objective of financial statements and basic accounting concepts related to operation of a dental office.

2- Basic understanding of financing operations of a dental office from revenue to expense.

3- Basic understanding of issues related to payroll, employment law, obligations, and expectations.

4- Basic understanding of Dentistry Professional Corporation (DPC) and tax structure.

5- Basic understanding of marketing strategies, do's and don’ts.

6- Basic understanding of team dynamics, human behaviour in teams and leadership

7- Basic understanding of Corporate Dentistry objectives and the role of Dentistry Support Organizations (DSO) in delivery of care.

CE Points: 2-hour category 2, limited to IODA Gold and paid Silver members only. If you are not a member or wish to upgrade your membership, please click HERE


- Free for IODA Gold members with CE certificate

- Free for IODA silver members without CE certificate

- $20 for IODA silver members with CE certificate (Please click HERE to pay for registration)

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