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10 Steps to Starting a New Dental Practice

  (Don't you want to work less, earn more?)

- Why Open Your Own Dental Office?

- Dental Office Management, Business Plan

- Dental Marketing Strategy, Business Strategy

- Networking



A. Create a Business Plan.

B. Decide whether You Want Benefits of Partners or individuals.

C. Settle on a Location for Your Practice.

D. Determine What Equipment You’ll Need.

E. Determine Your Space and Layout Requirements.

F. Obtain Financing to Start Your Practice.

G. Obtain a Lease for Your Office Space.

H. Determine Your Personal Needs.

I. Come Up with a Dental Marketing Strategy.

J. Apply for Necessary Permits and Licenses.

Jul. 15, 2023 Dental Practice Management

  • Dr. Aaron Kang / COURSE DIRECTOR

    - Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S)

    - USC school of Dentistry

    - Director, Ohana Dental & Aloha Dental

    - Adjunct Faculty, USC School of Dentistry

    - San Gabriel Valley Dental Society (SGVDS)

    - American Dental Association (ADA)

    - California Dental Association (CDA)


    Dr. Andrew Nguyen / COURSE DIRECTOR

    Dr. Andrew Nguyen is a co-founder of the Aloha Dental. As an undergrad, Dr. Nguyen studied at the University of Southern California and obtained his B.S in Biomedical Engineering. He worked for several years in the field of dental research primarily in wound healing before realizing that his calling was to provide health services for people. He continued his professional training at the prestigious Ostrow School of Dentistry at the University of Southern California. After graduating, Dr. Nguyen participated in the USC+ Los Angeles County General Hospital Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Internship program and followed that up with opening his first office in the city of Pomona, and then Pasadena shortly after. Aside from private practice, he was a clinical professor at the Western University School of Health Sciences, where he taught perspective dental students in their clinical work.

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