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Entries in Membership (66)

Thursday
Mar132014

DR. CHRISTOPHER HERZOG WINS ADA GOLDEN APPLE FOR NEW DENTIST LEGISLATIVE LEADERSHIP

The ADA recently announced that it has awarded WSDA member Dr. Christopher Herzog the 2014 Golden Apple for New Dentist Legislative Leadership. Herzog, a pediatric dentist from Spokane, has been a passionate grassroots advocate for organized dentistry since he was a student at the University of Washington School of Dentistry. The award recognizes an ADA member dentist who graduated on or after January 1, 2004, and who has demonstrated outstanding political or legislative leadership initiative.

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Thursday
Feb062014

LOOKING FOR AN ASSOCIATESHIP OR BUYING OPPORTUNITY?

Are you looking to take the next step in your career and either purchase a practice or become an associate? If so, the Job Fair is the perfect place to begin your search. Join us on February 21st from 3:30- 7 p.m. for the opportunity to meet with up to 25 fellow WSDA members who are looking to sell or expand their practice.

The breakdown of opportunities available are:

  • 8 people looking to hire an associate
  • 11 people are looking to hire an associate with a possibility of a future buy in
  • 5 people are looking to sell their practice

Following an approach similar to speed dating, attendees will be able to sign up for a number of 10 minute interviews to meet those representing opportunities they are interested in. All attendees will leave with a booklet describing all the opportunities available as well as additional ones not represented in person.

A limited number of spots remain to attend this event. Register now!

If you have an opportunity available and would like to attend the Job Fair we have five spots still available. Please fill out this form to reserve your spot. If you have an opportunity you would like to market but are unable to attend the Job Fair please fill out this form.

Questions? Please email Laura Rohlman at laura@wsda.org.

 

Monday
Jan272014

WSDA POSTS FIRST MARKET SHARE INCREASE IN FIVE YEARS!

We want to be the first one to let you know of some good news. For the first time in five years, the Washington State Dental Association has seen an increase in our market share rather than a decrease. The American Dental Association's 2013 end of the year Recruitment and Retention report indicates the WSDA has a 71% market share of all practicing dentists in Washington compared to 70% in 2012. While this is not a substantial increase, it’s a move in the right direction for the first time in a while.

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Friday
Jan172014

Upcoming Free Webinars

Don't forget to register for these free webinars that are coming up. "Negotiate Your Low PPO Fees" on February 12 and "Updated Discussion on Health Care Reform and What You Need to Know" on February 25. These one hour educational sessions are exclusively for WSDA member dentists and their dental staff.

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