The 44 Most Popular & Best Dental Podcasts Of 2021
Table of Contents
(Podcasts are listed in alphabetical order)
Science & Medicine, Cariology, Anesthetics, HIPAA, General Teeth Hygiene
Michelle and Andrew created ATOTH in 2015. Their first episode launched in November of that year. The goal of this podcast was to help clinicians become more confident in their clinical practice, but also, to add some humor and fun back into the occasional monotony of dental hygiene.
These two RDH’s interview experts, and all-around amazing people, to bring you the most-current best practices in dentistry.
Recommended Episode: 151 Airway Part 1 – Anatomy and Physiology Focus
Welcome back to a new year of A Tale of Two Hygienists. We are starting off with a bang featuring our airway series with Julia Worrall and Cyndee Johnson!
A Tale of Two Hygienists
– 77 Ratings
Hosts: Michelle Strange, RDH & Andrew Johnston, RDH
New episodes: Weekly, 1 hour
Topics covered: Science & Medicine, Cariology, Anesthetics, HIPAA, General Teeth Hygiene
“I listen to your podcast when I drive home from work. Thank you for sharing up to date information! It’s so beneficial to hear educational information that I can use in the office or in personal life. Thank you! Thank you! Thank you!”
“Michelle and Andrew are great! They are both wonderful educators and their show makes me laugh every week! They reach out to their listeners and encourage dental hygiene students to succeed! Such a great podcast for hygienists :)”
“These two are great. They make Dental Hygiene fun and entertaining. Want to learn something about the field and not be bored; go ahead and listen to these two pros.”
Practice Management, Marketing, Leadership
Co-hosts Dr. Peter Boulden and Dr. Craig Spodak share their expertise leading and growing successful practices. Real, authentic conversations with expert guests who bring fresh perspectives on practice management and growth. Actionable, real world advice to help you increase your practice’s profitability, reduce your overhead, and take your practice to the next level.
Recommended Episode: Marketing Your Practice In The Modern Age
This episode focuses on growing a successful practice, goal setting, and creating your own definition of success.
Bulletproof Dental Practice
– 67 Ratings
Hosts: Dr. Peter Boulden and Dr. Craig Spodak
New episodes: Weekly, about 30-60 minutes each
Topics covered: Practice management, marketing, growth, leadership
“My go to podcast for the latest and greatest in the dental field.”
“Craig and Peter are such a great duo. They are both supportive as big brothers and mentors, and graciously have guided me through building my practice.”
“Whether you are fresh out of dental school or a seasoned practice owner to listen to this podcast.”
“The candor of the doctors is so tremendously helpful to get you through the dark days of ownership, and the growth and business strategy is not only inspirational, but more valuable than all of the money I have ever spent with consultants.”
Marketing, Practice Growth
This podcast is all about helping dentists take their practice to the next level while reducing their stress and allowing them to live their ideal lifestyle.
Recommended Episode: How To Escape the Low Profit Trap!
New patients are the lifeblood of a company; therefore, every dentist wants more of them. However, an inflow of new patients doesn’t necessarily mean greater profits. So what steps can you take to turn high growth into earnings and escape the low-profit trap?
Business Coaching for Dentists by Dr. Blanchford
– 7 Ratings
Hosts: Dr. Bill Blatchford, Dr. Christine Blachford
New episodes: Monthly, 20 minutes
Topics covered: Marketing, Practice Growth
“As can be expected, the Blatchford team delivers top notch, high quality actionable information in a great podcast series!”
Business of Dentistry
Dental practice, business ownership, growth
Dr. Kirk discusses the business aspects of being a private practice dentist. This was chosen as one of the best dental podcasts for a reason — a must listen!
Recommended Episode: 113: Create Your Own Dental Membership Plan With Kleer
On average, 20 to 30% of dental practices patients are uninsured and they’re only coming in every other year. How can practices help this specific patient base without hurting their own bottom line? Enter Kleer, a cloud-based platform, where dentists can easily design, implement, and manage their own dental membership plan.
Business of Dentistry
– 22 Ratings
Hosts: Dr. Russell Kirk
New episodes: Weekly, 1 hour or less
Topics covered: Business, efficiency strategies, self-awareness, customer experience
“I have really enjoyed this podcast. Dr. Kirk presents relevant topics and is a very good presenter. Great job Doc. Joe”
“Russell Kirk has a keen business and dental mind. His podcasts will help you improve the business side of your practice. Great stuff.“
Dental Practice, Social Media, Growing Your Business
Voted one of the “Top 25 Women in Dentistry” by Dental Products Report, Dr. Anissa Holmes has effectively mastered the skill of the use of Social Media. She has a Facebook following of over 50,000 fans. Dr. Holmes teaches you actionable steps to develop your dental practice’s culture, systems, and brand.
Recommended Episode: How to Create Opportunities to Invest in Your Practice’s Success
When it comes to evaluating a practice’s success, most practice owners focus on production or collections. However, what really matters most is profit. That’s why I’ve invited Jay Glazer and Howie Friedman from Crazy Dental Prices onto the podcast to chat about growing your practice so that it’s as profitable as possible.
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– 115 Ratings
Hosts: Dr. Anissa Holmes
New episodes: Weekly, 30 minutes
Topics covered:Dental Practice, Social Media, Growing Your Business
“This podcast helps me in so many ways. I learn leadership skills, marketing, new technologies available for my practice, team building, time management, encouragement. You name it, this podcast covers it all.”
Dental Digest is a podcast devoted to following evidence-based dentistry so dentists never fall behind. Each week Dr. Seibert invites the movers and shakers in evidence-based dentistry to come present the most up-to-date literature, protocols and practices. This podcast aims to keep you on the cutting edge of dental science and technology and we’re now approved by the Academy of General Dentistry to provide continuing education (CE)
Recommended Episode: Dental Digest. Zirconia on steroids.
Learn the science behind the perplexing dental material, Zirconia. In this episode you’ll get a firm foundation for the details about Zirconia you may have missed in dental school or in your residency. Our guest this week is Harvard trained prosthodontist Dr. Sami Sherif.
Dental Digest with Dr. Melissa Seibert
– 87 ratings
Host: Dr. Melissa Seibert
New episodes: Weekly, 30 minutes
Topics covered: Practice Management
Website: Dental Digest Institute
“Finally, a dental podcast that is actually for the clinician to improve their clinical skills based on REAL science. I listen to the podcast on my way to work and it is extremely motivating. Very easy to implement! Please invite more biomimetic dentists and cover crack diagnosis/treatment during the prep process.”
Practice Management, Dental Marketing
Sandy Pardue and Dana Salisbury discuss issues facing the dental practice owners of today. This podcast features the movers and shakers of the dental industry as well as opinion leaders. Enjoy the fun, laid-back vibe as things get real.
Recommended Episode: Practice Management Talk
Sandy Pardue discusses tips on finding the missed opportunities in the administrative areas of the dental practice and gaining control over the practice schedule.
Dental Drill Bits by Sandy Pardue
– 12 Ratings
Hosts: Sandy Pardue and Dana Salisbury
New episodes: Monthly, 30 minutes
Topics covered: Practice Management, Dental Marketing
Website: Dental Drill Bits on Stitcher.com
“I met Sandy a few years back through Dental Town and have followed her faithfully since. She has such great experiences in the dental office and is willing to share ALL trials, errors and successes!! I tell my team that I strive to be just like Sandy. I had the privilege of introducing her at AADOM’s National Conference in San Diego where she changed so many Office Manager’s perspective. She is the ‘Office Manager Whisperer’!!”
Practice Management, Clinical Dentistry
Each week the DentalHacks podcast provides great interviews from interesting people covering all the hot topics in dentistry. You’ll also hear from the DentalHacks Brain Trust, a panel of the sharpest and funniest dentists you’ve ever heard talking about the same stuff dentists think about all the time.
Recommended Episode: Encore Edition: Endo Nerds Rejoice (Khademi and Herbranson)
Dr. John Khademi and Dr. Eric Herbranson join Alan to talk about the state of endodontics, conserving dentin and how we know what we know. Today’s episode features a journey from patient-based outcomes to case selection, access openings to how we know what we know.
– 283 Ratings
Hosts: Dr. Alan Mead and Dr. Jason Liipscomb
New episodes: Daily, 80 minutes
Topics covered: Practice Management, Clinical Dentistry
“As someone who has been in dentistry for decades, I’ve seen a lot of people come and go in this industry. There are too many fake people, fake podcasts, and dangerous dentists spouting nonsense that do HARM to patients and other dental professionals.
But, Alan and Jason are different. They are authentic. They discuss their successes AND their failures. They are in it for the long haul. They’ve put their hearts and souls into creating a podcast that truly connects dental ideas AND people. Most importantly, they love putting out podcasts. Any listener can hear that in their voices.”