In this episode, Melissa Turner provides a visionary outlook on the future of dentistry, exploring emerging trends and innovations that will likely shape the industry. At the heart of the conversation is a discussion on the evolving nature of dental practice, offering listeners valuable insights into the transformative shifts.

Delve into Melissa’s journey from clinical to non-clinical dentistry, unraveling the motivations and experiences that fueled this transition. The episode explores the moments that led to a significant career change, offering lessons and considerations for dental professionals contemplating similar evolutions. Melissa’s insights into becoming a speaker, offering consulting services, and navigating the landscape of teledentistry provide a comprehensive view of the dynamic opportunities within the dental profession. The episode concludes with discussions on the Denobi Awards and strategies for brand awareness in dental companies, encapsulating a diverse range of topics relevant to the future of dentistry. 

Episode Timestamps

  • 00:00:13 – Introduction to the episode
  • 00:01:23 – Introducing the guest
  • 00:01:53 – How Melissa Turner got into dentistry
  • 00:03:33 – How Melissa sees the future of dentistry
  • 00:05:53 – How did Melissa go from clinical to non-clinical dentistry
  • 00:10:10 – What led Melissa to make a change
  • 00:12:41 – The process of becoming a speaker
  • 00:15:02 – Melissa’s consulting services
  • 00:18:12 – The future of teledentistry
  • 00:19:35 – What is Denobi Awards
  • 00:23:24 – Brand awareness for dental companies
  • 00:26:20 – How to find out more about Melissa 
  • 00:26:50 – Advice for young dental professionals
  • 00:28:19 – Outro


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