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Episode 135: How do I know if I am ready?

May 13, 2021
Unsure about whether you’re ready to drop PPO plans? Listen and find out!
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This topic is a valid and frequently asked question from dentists. Transforming your practice from an insurance-dependent practice to a PPO-free practice should be a calculated decision. Having this question is a good sign because you can now FOCUS on the possibility of successfully dropping PPO plans in your practice. In this episode, Gary Takacs will help you figure out whether you are really ready and explain how to make the correct decision based on the current situation of your practice.

  • 00:00:58 > Intro to today’s topic
  • 00:01:09 > Quick announcement
  • 00:03:07 > Ultimate answer
  • 00:16:46 > Six steps of dropping PPO plans
  • 00:19:22 > Regain control of your practice!


Gary Takacs

Gary Takacs One of Gary's most significant achievements as a dental practice management coach is transforming his own practice, LifeSmiles, from one that was infected with PPO plans, no effective marketing strategy, and an overhead of 80% to a very successful dental practice that is currently one of the top-performing practices in the US.

With over 2,200 coaching clients, Gary has first-hand experience transforming insurance-dependent practices into thriving and profitable practices.

Through his Personalized Coaching Program, Gary shares access to the systems, strategies, processes, and experience gained over 41 years of coaching dentists and transforming over 2200 practices worldwide.

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Naren Arulrajah

Naren ArulrajahAs CEO of Ekwa Marketing, Naren has over a decade of experience working with dental practices and helping them attract the ideal type of patients to their practices. It is his goal to help dentists do more of the type of dentistry they love with the help and support of effective digital marketing.

Ekwa’s "Done-For-You" Digital Marketing model blends fundamental persuasion principles with an all-in-one Digital Marketing solution to help your ideal patients find you and choose you for reasons other than being on their insurance plan.

If you’re interested in finding out if Ekwa is the right fit for you and your practice, book a Free Marketing Strategy Meeting with Ekwa’s Marketing Director, Lila Stone.

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