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Each week the DentalHacks podcast takes an irreverent and informative look at the dental world. You’ll get entertaining interviews from interesting people covering all the hot topics in dentistry. Even better, you’ll hear from the DentalHacks Brain Trust a panel of the sharpest and funniest dentists you’ve ever heard talking about the same stuff dentists think about all the time. Join your hosts Alan Mead and Jason Lipscomb for a dental podcast experience like no other!

Each week the DentalHacks podcast takes an irreverent and informative look at the dental world. You’ll get entertaining interviews from interesting people covering all the hot topics in dentistry. Even better, you’ll hear from the DentalHacks Brain Trust a panel of the sharpest and funniest dentists you’ve ever heard talking about the same stuff dentists think about all the time. Join your hosts Alan Mead and Jason Lipscomb for a dental podcast experience like no other!
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Each week the DentalHacks podcast takes an irreverent and informative look at the dental world. You’ll get entertaining interviews from interesting people covering all the hot topics in dentistry. Even better, you’ll hear from the DentalHacks Brain Trust a panel of the sharpest and funniest dentists you’ve ever heard talking about the same stuff dentists think about all the time. Join your hosts Alan Mead and Jason Lipscomb for a dental podcast experience like no other!

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Episodes

A Productive Pathway (DHP179)

2/16/2018
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Jason and Alan a joined live at the Voices of Dentistry meeting by Dr. Bruce Baird of the Productive Dentist Academy and Dr. Mike Freimuth of the Implant Pathway! The Dental Hacks got to interview some really great people at the Voices of Dentistry meeting. Two of them are featured in episode 179! First, we spoke with Dr. Bruce Baird of the Productive Dentist Academy. We talked about the value of learning implants for the sake of treating patients as well as understanding treatment...

Duration:01:14:11

Dental Hacks ep 178

2/9/2018
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Jason and Alan were joined by Dr. Dawn Kulongowski, Dr. Dennis Hartlieb, Dr. Thom Caspers, Dr. August De Oliveira, Dr. Kevin Fryer and Dr. Paul Goodman for 3 hilarious and informative Brain Trusts recorded live from the Voices of Dentistry! Jason and Alan have a winning strategy for podcasting at the VoD. Grab the two people standing closest to them and throw a headset on them! These are three of the funnest yet most useful Brain Trusts we've ever done and they've even better because...

Duration:01:35:46

Creating an Airway Team: live with Dr. Jeff Rouse at VoD2018 (DHP177)

2/2/2018
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The Voices of Dentistry meeting happened last weekend and it was AMAZING! If you missed it...don't despair because over the next few weeks we'll be bringing you some really cool content created at the meeting! Dr. Jeff Rouse visited the Voices of Dentistry and the Dental Hacks had a chance to talk with him in person! We featured Jeff in episode 165 and we picked up here right where we left off there! We talked with Jeff about diagnosis, airway prosthodontics and helping you find the right...

Duration:01:23:45

Live from VoD 2017...the Brain Trust on Startups (DHP176)

1/26/2018
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Voices of Dentistry 2018 is here! To celebrate, we're bringing back an amazing Brain Trust featuring Dr. Mark Costes, Dr. Melissa Zettler and Dr. Shawn Van de Vyver talking live with the Dental Hacks about startups! The Voices of Dentistry 2017 was the original meeting featuring dental podcasts and the people that create them! Now that Voices of Dentistry 2018 has begun, we thought we'd feature one of the highlights from last year's meeting...a Brain Trust with a bunch of people that...

Duration:01:14:58

Digital dentures with Dr. Farley and the Denture Queen (DHP175)

1/19/2018
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Jason and Alan talk with Dr. Valerie Cooper (the Denture Queen) and Dr. Nate Farley (dr_natefarley) about the future of dentures. And the future of dentures is...digital! Do you hate dentures? Do you wish you could love dentures? This episode of the Dental Hacks podcast is going to change your life! Valerie Cooper and Nate Farley are prosthodontists on the cutting edge of the digital denture revolution. They explain how they've taken a procedure that most people want to ignore and brought...

Duration:01:24:39

The Brain Trust asks "what would you do?" part 2 (DHP156)

1/12/2018
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Alan is joined by Dr. Rich Rosenblatt, Dr. Erin Elliott, Dr. Joshua Austin and Dr. Lance Timmerman to answer the quandries of the ever curious Dental Hacks Nation! What do you do when a patient you dismissed wants to talk with you? What do you do when your patient tells you a specialist you referred them to was acting inappropriately? This and a bunch of other great situations were proposed to the brilliant and hilarious Brain Trust and you won't want to miss how they answered! The...

Duration:01:28:01

Our digital is Grutter than yours! (DHP173)

1/5/2018
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Jason and Alan are joined by the one and only Dr. Baron Grutter (sounds like "butter," please excuse our mispronunciation on the show) to talk about all things digital dentistry! If you're interested in implementing some of the newest and most innovative digital technologies in your office, this episode is for you! Baron walks us through the state of digital dentistry including his amazing workflow for implants and in office ortho aligners! Did you know that using free software and an...

Duration:01:28:36

What's new with Google featuring Mike Blumenthal (DHP172)

12/29/2017
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Jason and Alan are joined by Mike Blumenthal of getfivestars.com who is a well known expert in local search and "in the know" about Google and all things search! Local search. Google Q&A. Reviews. These are all things that you need to know about as a business owner and dentist. So Jason and Alan went to the expert. Not the "dental" expert but the overall expert. Mike Blumenthal has been in this space for years, blogging at blumenthals.com and now helping people grow their business and...

Duration:01:22:23

Hackisode 19: Al on losing everything (Part 1?)

12/23/2017
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Greetings Dental Hacks Nation! This is a replay of episode 053 of the Alan Mead Experience where I talk about stoicism and a time in my life where I had to give up being in charge of my life. It's pretty personal but I've gotten some good feedback that it's worth listening to...so let me know what you think! Also, go subscribe to my other podcast, "The Alan Mead Experience" on iTunes and anywhere else you get podcasts!

Duration:00:51:25

An airing of grievances with the Brain Trust (DHP171)

12/22/2017
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What drives you crazy about our profession? Jason and Alan are joined by the Brain Trust (Dr. Dawn Kulongowski, Dr. Paul Goodman and Dr. Melissa Zettler) to discuss what we hate and what we love about dentistry and our profession. We think this is going to become a Dental Hacks holiday tradition! Links from the show: The Voices of Dentistry Summit 2018 (January 26-27th at the DoubleTree in Scottsdale, AZ)! Use the coupon code "VOD100" for a special $100 discount on the already ridiculous...

Duration:01:28:21

Dr. Paul Goodman on brokers, insurance and nachos (DHP170)

12/15/2017
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Dr. Paul Goodman is a dentist and practice broker that really likes to help dentists. He joins Alan and Jason to talk about buying and selling practices, dentists being dentists and how we should be looking at dental insurance in the future. Links from the show: Brighter Way Dental clinic The Hacks on Transitions Facebook page Paul's website Paul's next event: The Dental Amigos Conference (March 9-10th, Philadelphia, PA...featuring our own Dr. Jason Lipscomb) Dental Nachos on...

Duration:01:27:52

The Dental Hacks meet the Working Interferences (DHP169)

12/8/2017
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Dr. Josh Austin and Dr. Lance Timmerman join Jason and Alan to talk about their new podcast, Working Interferences with Josh and Lance. You know what would be a great idea? A podcast that gives advice to dental people. Or not so great advice. Either way, really. Dr. Josh Austin and Dr. Lance Timmerman have just the thing! The Hacks and the Interferences go through some "Working Interferences" style advice and it's a blast! Beware...it gets pretty ugly. Perhaps the most editing for content...

Duration:01:22:32

A survival manual for dental offices with Missy Fryer and Mary Beth Bajornas (DHP168)

12/1/2017
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Missy Fryer and Mary Beth Bajornas join the Dental Hacks (including Dr. Frank Clayton) to talk about their new venture, "The Dental Office Survival Guide." Be honest, dentists. You don't really know what goes on at the front desk. Sure, you see what they're doing, but if someone held a gun to your head and told you to do their job...you'd be toast. So how can you be sure that everything is getting done correctly and everyone is being held accountable? Enter Missy Fryer and Mary Beth...

Duration:01:26:33

The future of dental impressions with Dan Krueger and Jim Graham of 3M (DHP167)

11/24/2017
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We take impressions. All day, every day. Dan Krueger and Jim Graham of 3M explain what the future looks like for dental impressions. Recently 3M gave the Dental Hacks an amazing opportunity. Alan recently made a trip to Minnesota and visited the amazing 3M campus! We talked with Dan Krueger and Jim Graham, two scientist/engineer/developer types at 3M who spend their time making dental impressions faster, better and easier for dentists! What's the latest and greatest in conventional...

Duration:01:17:11

The Dental Hacks hit 1 million! (DHP166)

11/17/2017
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Earlier this week the Dental Hacks podcast hit 1 million downloads! The Dental Hacks are celebrating this milestone with an interesting twist! Dr. Zach Meiners, Dr. Mac Jones and our original guest, Dr. Lance Timmerman turn the tables on Jason and Alan to talk about the state of the podcast, how it happened and what's next! Links from the show: The Voices of Dentistry Summit 2018 (January 26-27th at the DoubleTree in Scottsdale, AZ)! Use the coupon code "VOD100" for a special $100...

Duration:01:02:31

First, breathe through your nose with Dr. Jeff Rouse (DHP165)

11/10/2017
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Dr. Jeff Rouse joins Jason and Alan to give a systematic and common sense approach to screening and treating airway problems in the dental office. Sleep apnea. Airway disturbances. You've heard a lot about the diagnosis and treatment of these problems on this very podcast! In episode 165 Dr. Jeff Rouse makes an excellent case for why being aware of the airway has changed the way he practices dentistry. Jeff is a prosthodontist practicing in San Antonio as well as in Seattle with Dr. Frank...

Duration:01:25:19

The Brain Trust says, "Go Hack Yourself!" vol. 2 (DHP164)

11/3/2017
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Alan and Jason are joined by the Brain Trust to do an "all recommendations" episode! One of the favorite parts of the Dental Hacks podcast is recommendation segment we like to call "Go Hack Yourself." This episode Jason and Alan are joined by Dr. Jason Luchtefeld, Dr. Paul Goodman and Dr. Melissa Zettler to do an "all recommendations" round table! It's a blast, and you're probably going to find some useful tidbits, too! The Voices of Dentistry Summit 2018 (January 26-27th at the...

Duration:01:25:21

Better prevention and practice building with Wendy Briggs (DHP163)

10/27/2017
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Jason and his lovely bride Missy spend some time talking with Wendy Briggs about how to improve your hygiene department and your whole team! Wendy Briggs is a hygienist and consultant that wants to take your hygiene department to the next level! Jason had her at one of his offices to consult and grabbed some time with her (and his wife, Missy) to share what she's about with the Dental Hacks Nation! You can find more information about what she's doing at www.hygienediamonds.com or...

Duration:01:22:43

Highlights from the Bioclear Learning Center Summit (DHP162)

10/20/2017
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Alan recorded with a bunch of Bioclear all stars at the recent Bioclear Summit in Scottsdale, AZ! Episode 162 is extra long and extra good! Alan recorded with a bunch of Bioclear restorative all stars a couple weeks ago and you've got front row seats! You'll hear from: Tomorrow ToothTomorrow ToothDental Hacks Nation We did a bunch of interesting round tables that we think you're really going to enjoy! Links from the show: The Dental Hacks Nation closed Facebook group has over 18,000...

Duration:02:17:03

The Smartest Guys in the room with Dr. John Khademi and Dr. Eric Herbranson (DHP161)

10/13/2017
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Dr. John Khademi and Dr. Eric Herbranson join Alan to talk about the state of endodontics, conserving dentin and how we know what we know. I got to know Dr. John Khademi in the mid-2000's from Dental Town. I was introduced to Dr. Eric Herbranson in 2011 at the Academy of Microscope Enhanced Dentistry where he talked about the 3D Tooth Atlas he had created. Both are influential endodontists who have controversial ideas about how we've been treating teeth over the years. Today's episode...

Duration:01:39:14

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