President of Knight Dental Group in Oldsmar, Florida
2018 Treasurer on the board of the National Association of Dental Laboratories
An accredited member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD)
August 19th, 2019 | 35 mins 46 secs
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We are back with part 2 talking about the 8th annual Whip Mix Digital Forum with Bernie Jaroslow and Al Fillastre. We get into more about the event, the speakers, and the topics. Al tells us that you need to remember the basics in this world of digital.
August 12th, 2019 | 34 mins 52 secs
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In our industry for over 100 years, Whip Mix has seen it all. They also stay on the cutting edge of all the new technology. Every year they host the Whip Mix Digital Forum to bring together experts in the digital workflow. Bernie Jaroslow is the brains behind this event and Al Fillastre is a lab owner and a speaker.
August 5th, 2019 | 27 mins 53 secs
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We are back with part 2 of the interview with Todd Hydock from Zest Dental Solutions. Todd continues to talk about how Zest is teaming up with dental laboratories to create a better patient experience.
July 29th, 2019 | 29 mins 38 secs
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We are back to the in depth interviews we do remotely. Elvis and Barb are joined by Todd Hydock from Zest Dental Solutions. Part 1 has Todd talking about his role at Zest and all the other things they do beside the locator attachment.
July 22nd, 2019 | 39 mins 30 secs
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Two inspiring and hilarious conversations with two non-dental related guests. Paula Fucarino is a former "First Lady" and a friend to the industry and Jessica Brustad is a past Argen employee who has embarked on her own journey to better the world one laughter at a time.
July 15th, 2019 | 42 mins 18 secs
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When you are at a Florida dental conference half of the attendees are bound to either work at Knight Dental or have worked there. We bring four interviews of people currently working with or have worked with Barb. Sharon Belak, Dan LaRock, Mirza Hadzijusufovic, & John Bosker join us from the FDLA.
July 8th, 2019 | 45 mins 36 secs
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Elvis and Barb learn all about compliance services for dental laboratories from Gary Morgan CDT. Gary explains and lessens fears regarding OSHA and the FDA. This conversation from the FDLA is a must hear and important to you, your technicians, and the patients.
Episode 66: LIVE from the FDLA 2019 with Chris Peterson, Gail Perricone, David Sklarski, and Berdine Proctor
July 1st, 2019 | 41 mins 57 secs
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We start July with the first of many conversations we had at the FDLA Symposium back in May. We sit down with Chris Peterson CDT from Peterson Dental Laboratory, David Sklarski from Laboratory Distribution Network, Gail Perricone from GPS Dental Laboratory, and Berdine Proctor from Kulzer.
June 24th, 2019 | 46 mins 30 secs
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We wrap up June and we also wrap up the guests we got to talk with at the DLAT Conference. Joining us on this episode are Sarah Mathis from Duece Dental Laboratory, Donna Smith CDT from Digital Ceramics by Design, and talking insurance with Scott Ruehle from Sebrite Agency.
June 17th, 2019 | 46 mins 46 secs
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Back at the Ranch..... Elvis and Barb talked to more interesting technicians at the DLAT conference in April. Jim and Samantha Emmons from Spectrafire talk about all that goes into inventing new products and Mac Perry joins us to talk about life in and out of the Air Force.
63: The Stars At Night Are Big and Bright: At the DLAT with Chris Ling CDT, Gary Box CDT, and Darrel & Bobby Clark CDTs
June 10th, 2019 | 44 mins 4 secs
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We bring you three more great interviews we got at the DLAT conference in Texas from back in April. Joining Elvis & Barb are Chris Ling CDT from Lifelike Dental Studio, Gary Box CDT from Rainbow Bridge Dental, and Darrel & Bobby Clark from Clark Implant Solutions.
62: Three Interviews In Two States - Razi Setoodegan, Wade Bognuda CDT, Tim Stevenson CDT, & Alexander Wünsche CDT
June 3rd, 2019 | 48 mins 39 secs
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We are moving on to Texas Y'all. Elvis and Barb went to the DLAT Southwest Conference last April and got to talk with Razi Setoodegan from Preat and Wade Bognuda CDT from Broken Arrow, OK. Then we jump ahead to the FDLA Symposium to talk with current president Alexander Wünsche CDT and past president Tim Stevenson CDT.
May 27th, 2019 | 49 mins 4 secs
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We wrap up all the great interviews we got at LMT Lab Day Chicago 2019. Joining us are 4 great individuals on 3 fantastic conversations. Jimmy Ruiz from Aurident, Inc., Jonathan Thompson from WorkNC, a CAD/CAM software company. Then we wrap up with Carrie Peil Warner CDT and Corinthia Warner, a mother/daughter team from Birch Dental Laboratory and the Executive Director of the Oregon Association of Dental Laboratories.
May 20th, 2019 | 44 mins 55 secs
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The LMT Lab Day Chicago 2019 interviews just keep on coming! This week brings us Tony Prestipino CDT from Artifex Dental Laboratory, Larry Sowinski CDT from Somer Dental Laboatories, Herb Baird from Ivoclar Vivadent, and Mark Williamson CDT from Ottawa Dental Laboratory.
May 13th, 2019 | 50 mins 5 secs
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The LMT Lab Day Chicago 2019 interviews are still coming. This week we have three gentlemen who have volunteered their time to serve on boards that have been helping our industry for years. Morris Fucarino, CDT is the current Chair of the NBC, Travis Zick is the current President of the NADL, and Sean Siegel is the Vice-Chair of the FDLT.
May 6th, 2019 | 51 mins 37 secs
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Elvis and Barb bring you three more excellent interviews from LMT Lab Day Chicago 2019. Joining the podcast are Brandi Nowak from Nowak Dental Supplies, Nelson Rego CDT from Smiles Designs by Rego, and Marlin Gohn from Argen.