Episodes
Jessica Bertoglio, DDS, graduated from The University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry in 2002. She continued her education with a hospital dentistry residency at the University of Iowa Hospital. During her residency she completed rotations in oral surgery, anesthesiology, and internal medicine. Treating medically compromised and geriatric patients during her residency expanded her knowledge and skills as she moved forward into general private practice. She has worked in private...
Published 07/18/21
 Dr. Steinberg’s achievements span a wide range of professional and personal activities. Most recently, he was voted again as one of Philadelphia’s top dentists (2010, 2014, 2016-2019)           After attending Temple University for just three years, he was accepted into their School of Dentistry where he was elected to the Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society. In 1980, he received his Doctorate Degree in Dental Surgery and continued his formal training with post-graduate education at West Jersey...
Published 07/11/21
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Published 06/27/21
FFS Podcast Promotional Links:  ONLY $397: Dental Membership Master Course with Dr. Chris Phelps www.membershipmastercourse.com Dental Membership Direct www.dentalmembershipdirect.com Dental Financing Direct www.dentalfinancingdirect.com Do you have a FFS practice? Would you like to be interviewed? Fill out the FFS Stories request form here: https://goo.gl/forms/7TaUF9Nqi49l1RFF2 About Dr. Sonny Spera Dr. Sonny Spera graduated from Union Endicott High School in 1981. With a...
Published 06/13/21
Dr. Chad Duplantis & Dr. Sonny Spera discuss the patient experience and discuss 6 key touch points: Capture Intro Diagnosis Treatment Recall Retention You may reach Dr. Duplantis below: www.fossilcreekdental.com drduplantis@gmail.com https://www.facebook.com/groups/365320961113815 About Dr. Duplantis: Dr. Duplantis has been in practice for the past 20 years in Northeast Tarrant County. Dr. Duplantis and Dr. Kirkham began their partnership in September of 2003. Together,...
Published 06/06/21
Dr. Alex G Bartoletti is a 2003 graduate of Temple University School of Dentistry.  He is also a member of the Navy Reserve. He is currently partner at ELCO Family Dental in Schaefferstown, PA. FFS Podcast Promotional Links:  ONLY $397: Dental Membership Master Course with Dr. Chris Phelps www.membershipmastercourse.com Dental Membership Direct www.dentalmembershipdirect.com Dental Financing Direct www.dentalfinancingdirect.com   About Dr. Sonny Spera Dr. Sonny Spera graduated from...
Published 05/31/21
www.ThePickGroup.com drpick@ThePickGroup.com The PBR! or the Pick Business-Team-Building Retreat, one of Dr. Pick’s most Powerful Secrets to Success, is so good, it is Chapter 8 in Jack Canfield’s new book, “Mastering the Art of Success” (of the Chicken Soup for the Soul books and The Success Principles!) Focus is on getting new patients through the door, growth, system operations, building your brand, mission, vision, culture, why you do what you do, goal setting and attainment, social...
Published 05/23/21
About Dr. Carmen Burke: Dr. Burke obtained a dental degree in Colombia, her native country, where she practiced for ten years. In 2008, she moved to the United States and attended Loma Linda University Dental School in California, where she graduated with a DDS.  She is certified with the Integrative Biologic Dental Medicine Association. Dr. Burke has also received in-depth training in ozone therapy and the Safe Mercury Amalgam Removal Technique (SMART certified). In addition she continues...
Published 05/19/21
Joe Leone Introna is the Owner Operator of Joe Leone’s Italian Specialties, Catering, Gastronomia and Bakery in Point Pleasant Beach & Sea Girt.   The bakery is where it all began for Joe, where his passion for breads and pastries were first developed. Then, after many years of learning and perfecting his love of baking artisan bread, he decided to pursue his culinary education and worked at a few well-known established Jersey Shore specialty markets and bakeries.  While honing his...
Published 05/09/21
Dr. Spera and Dr. Griffin discuss the challenges Dr. Griffin has faced in his career, as well as the successes, and his recent appreciation for 3-D in-house digital printing. Bio: In 2009 Dr. Griffin was coined the “Most Efficient Dentist in America” by Dr. Woody Oakes after producing 3 times the national average in 3 days per week in a terribly economically depressed part of the country while seeing a very high volume of patients. Then disaster struck.  While rebuilding his practice from...
Published 05/02/21
Dr. Alan Stern and Dr. Spera sit down to discuss finding true success through FFS Dentistry and life in general. A personal note from Dr. Stern:   My name is Alan Stern.  I  am a practicing dentist and run a coaching business called Better Richer Stronger. I work with dentists who want to create a workplace that is productive & profitable and a life that is rewarding and meaningful.  As a speaker, I conduct presentations for dental groups that redefine what it means to build a better...
Published 04/25/21
Dr. Stephen Esposito is a second-generation dentist. He graduated from Hinsdale Central High School and attended Loyola University Chicago on academic scholarship. After graduating from the University of Detroit-Mercy for dental school, Dr. Esposito and his family moved to Westmont where his practice is located.   “Through all of my experience and education, I’ve learned that though my focus may be on oral health, serving a patient is really about understanding and treating the entire...
Published 04/11/21
Dr. Stephen Esposito is a second-generation dentist. He graduated from Hinsdale Central High School and attended Loyola University Chicago on academic scholarship. After graduating from the University of Detroit-Mercy for dental school, Dr. Esposito and his family moved to Westmont where his practice is located.   “Through all of my experience and education, I’ve learned that though my focus may be on oral health, serving a patient is really about understanding and treating the entire...
Published 03/28/21
Dr. Jeffrey Hoos & Dr. Sonny Spera sit to discuss finding balance in dentistry: Art, Science & Business. FFS Podcast Promotional Links:  ONLY $397: Dental Membership Master Course with Dr. Chris Phelps www.membershipmastercourse.com Dental Membership Direct www.dentalmembershipdirect.com Dental Financing Direct www.dentalfinancingdirect.com   About Dr. Sonny Spera Dr. Sonny Spera graduated from Union Endicott High School in 1981. With a four-year basketball scholarship he...
Published 03/21/21
FFS Podcast Promotional Links:  ONLY $397: Dental Membership Master Course with Dr. Chris Phelps www.membershipmastercourse.com Dental Membership Direct www.dentalmembershipdirect.com Dental Financing Direct www.dentalfinancingdirect.com   About Dr. Sonny Spera Dr. Sonny Spera graduated from Union Endicott High School in 1981. With a four-year basketball scholarship he graduated from Syracuse University in 1985; majoring in Chemistry and Psychology. He was a member of the Sigma Alpha...
Published 03/14/21
Dr. Christensen talks about his humble beginnings and his rise to become what Dr. Spera calls "the Godfather of dentistry." He tells us some of the more recent technologies to keep an eye on in materials, equipment and technology. Dr. Christensen also talks about how current radiographs miss 50-67% of decay.   “He's too humble to say it but his independent research and associated organizations all have to do with dentistry and helping dentists stay on top of their games!!” writes Dr....
Published 03/07/21
FFS Podcast Promotional Links:  ONLY $397: Dental Membership Master Course with Dr. Chris Phelps www.membershipmastercourse.com Dental Membership Direct www.dentalmembershipdirect.com Dental Financing Direct www.dentalfinancingdirect.com   About Dr. Sonny Spera Dr. Sonny Spera graduated from Union Endicott High School in 1981. With a four-year basketball scholarship he graduated from Syracuse University in 1985; majoring in Chemistry and Psychology. He was a member of the Sigma Alpha...
Published 02/28/21
Dr. Christensen talks about his humble beginnings and his rise to become what i call "the Godfather of dentistry." He's too humble to say it but his independent research and associated organizations all have to do with dentistry and helping dentists stay on top of their games!! Included here are links to companies or products he mentions, he will also include a coupon for a free clinicians report edition. He tells us some of the more recent technologies to keep an eye on in materials,...
Published 02/21/21
FFS Podcast Promotional Links:  ONLY $397: Dental Membership Master Course with Dr. Chris Phelps www.membershipmastercourse.com Dental Membership Direct www.dentalmembershipdirect.com Dental Financing Direct www.dentalfinancingdirect.com   About Dr. Sonny Spera Dr. Sonny Spera graduated from Union Endicott High School in 1981. With a four-year basketball scholarship he graduated from Syracuse University in 1985; majoring in Chemistry and Psychology. He was a member of the Sigma Alpha...
Published 02/14/21
FFS Podcast Promotional Links:  ONLY $397: Dental Membership Master Course with Dr. Chris Phelps www.membershipmastercourse.com Dental Membership Direct www.dentalmembershipdirect.com Dental Financing Direct www.dentalfinancingdirect.com   About Dr. Sonny Spera Dr. Sonny Spera graduated from Union Endicott High School in 1981. With a four-year basketball scholarship he graduated from Syracuse University in 1985; majoring in Chemistry and Psychology. He was a member of the Sigma Alpha...
Published 02/07/21
Dr. Roger P. Levin is the CEO of Levin Group, a leading dental management consulting firm. Founded in 1985, Levin Group has worked with over 30,000 dental practices. Dr. Levin is one of the most sought-after educators in dentistry and is a leading authority on dental practice success and sustainable growth. Through extensive research and cutting-edge innovation, Dr. Levin is a recognized expert on propelling practices into the top 10%. He has authored 65 books and over 4,000 articles on...
Published 01/31/21
The Levin Group website is at www.levingroup.com Folks can sign up for our Tip of the Day at https://levingroup.com/free-resources/tip-of-the-day/ We also have an offer for a free download of one of Roger’s books called “Turn Your Practice Into a Great Business – What Dentists Can Learn From Corporate CEOs”.  That book can be downloaded at https://levingroup.com/free-resources/dentists-learn-from-ceos-part-1/ Dr. Roger P. Levin is the CEO of Levin Group, a leading dental management...
Published 01/24/21
Dr. Sonny sits down with former classmate Dr. Sandy Nadelstein to discuss his journey from dental school, working through a residency program, taking the Florida boards and eventually taking over a practice in Martha's Vineyard. Listen to his journey in this two part series.    About Dr. Sonny Spera Dr. Sonny Spera graduated from Union Endicott High School in 1981. With a four-year basketball scholarship he graduated from Syracuse University in 1985; majoring in Chemistry and Psychology....
Published 01/17/21
Dr. Sonny sits down with former classmate Dr. Sandy Nadelstein to discuss his journey from dental school, working through a residency program, taking the Florida boards and eventually taking over a practice in Martha's Vineyard. Listen to his journey in this two part series.    About Dr. Sonny Spera Dr. Sonny Spera graduated from Union Endicott High School in 1981. With a four-year basketball scholarship he graduated from Syracuse University in 1985; majoring in Chemistry and Psychology....
Published 01/17/21