The Top 5 Dental Podcasts
Once the realm of private individuals posting audio diaries on the internet, podcasting has grown in popularity and crossed over into commercial fields including dentistry. There are now a wide selection of dental podcasts from which to choose and below are my top five recommendations for you. These podcasts
Working from last to first, we’ll start with Dental Hacks. While this podcast may not be producing new episodes (the last article on the website seems to be from late 2020), you can still find some gold in their podcast archives. You may not expect dentistry to have any humor in it but hosts Alan Mead and Jason Lipscomb are, at times, genuinely funny as they discuss the concerns surrounding the dental profession, from business to techniques to patients. They describe their show as a podcast created by dentists for dentists.
- Working with real humans
- Why does that P.E.T. scan cost $5,000?
- You only cry once
- Informed consent for compromise
The Dentalpreneur Podcast
Dentalpreneur is the podcast of Dr. Mark Costes. It claims to be one of the most popular podcasts in the United States. Mark mixes interviews with reflections on the dental business and its marketing, dental equipment, and motivational techniques for dentists. Some of Dentalpreneur you may want to consider are:
- Systems Dependent Practices
- A Passive Income Practice
- Pain Free Dentists
- How To Double Profitability
Dental Digest with Dr. Melissa Seibert
This podcast promotes evidence-based dentistry and It's guests include Dr. David Attia, Dr. Frank Spear, Dr. Nate Lawson, Dr. Pascal Magne, Dr. Domenico Ricucci, Dr. Rebecca Bockow, Dr. Matt Nejad, Dr. David Alleman, Dr. Steve Schiffenhaus , Dr. Sema Belli, Dr. Junji Tagami, Dr. Greg Asatrian, Dr. David Gerdolle, and Dr. Matt Nejad. Alongside traditional discussions of clinical dentistry, the podcast reviews issues in topics such as oral medicine, biomimetic dentistry dental photography, endodontics, prosthodontics, and cosmetic dentistry. Check out episodes such as:
- Why Are Composite Veneers Gaining Popularity?
- Analgesics and Antibiotics in Endodontics
- Misconceptions About Occlusion
Bulletproof Dental Practice
This podcast is offered by cosmetic dentists, Dr. Craig Spodak and Dr. Peter Boulden. Their company focuses on growing dental practices while navigating away from risks and pitfalls. They also offer advice to help make practice operations smooth and frictionless. Some podcasts that may interest you are:
- I Hate Dentistry
- All Things Real Estate
- Paying Off Student Loans & Arbitrage
- Patient EASE Over Customer Service
- How to Talk to Your Team
Howard Farran's Dentistry Uncensored is on a mission to teach dentists how to improve the efficiency of their practices, make work easier, and lower costs while improving outcomes. Check out episodes such as:
- How do you prevent corruption, embezzlement, and fraud in your dental office business?
- Howard Speaks: Dentists could learn a lot from Costco
- Try using a longer leash to attract and retain the best