Whether you are a boutique private practice owner or a well-established group practice, we have programs to support you in long-term practice growth, productivity and creating the life and practice you love...by design.


Leverage Track

You are a solo-practitioner who is in a growth phase of the practice. You are ready to leverage your time and establish a successful hygiene department.

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Growth TrackYou are a well-established practice owner who is eager to maximize productivity. You are ready for the existing hygiene team to expand and reach new levels of growth.

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“As a result of working with Chris, we immediately recognized the value of a growing hygiene department and the vitality to the practice it can bring. Bringing Chris in to work with developing my team and hygiene department has been a priceless investment in my practice.”

Robert J. McHarris, DDS

Newport Beach, CA

“From a clinical and practice management perspective, there is no one I'd recommend higher to provide excellence for those who seek the dedication and positive results required for a truly highly successful practice.”

William R. Dapper, DDS

San Clemente, CA

“Your training today was very well organized and useful. What was most helpful was really understanding how to design periodontal programs, incorporate laser treatment and locally-applied antibiotics with therapy. I loved how engaging the interaction and activities were. Thank you!”

Candace Macias, RDH

Bakersfield, CA

“Chris has created systems that have integrated seamlessly and established a sense of order and organization to our entire hygiene protocol. It has created a more productive team and has freed us up to focus on what matters most -- our patient care. Our hygiene department is now solid and thriving.”

Noreen Brandon, Office Manager

Newport Beach, CA

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