Starting a Dental Practice: The Foundations Seminar - A-dec Inc

Starting a Dental Practice


Beginning the journey to a dental practice start-up with well-defined plans and a clear financial picture, is essential for success. The Foundations Seminar: Starting a Dental Practice is designed to give entrepreneurial general dentists or specialists the ability to find their path to building their dream office.

Dental practice business plan

Leave with a Business Plan
Dental practice financial direction

Establish Your Financial Direction
Dentist CE credits

Earn 12
CE Credits

Key topics include:

  • Understanding real estate leases
  • Choosing a contractor
  • Understanding bank financing
  • Basic financial statements and cash flow
  • Building a business plan
  • Marketing essentials

Discerning the path to a successful dental start-up is challenging: from choosing a strategic location to navigating bank financing and developing a business plan, the complexity of the decisions can be overwhelming.

Dr. Chad Edwards, DDS, and Trent Watrous, Dental CPA, offer 12 hours of insightful instruction in the critical areas that you must understand as a future business owner. With a complete, personalized business plan in hand, you will be ready to proceed with your dream of owning your own practice.

Workshop Setting.
Limited Seating.

April 4-5
Houston, TX
April 25-26
Orlando, FL
July 25-26
Los Angeles, CA


Cost: $295 (for attendees who do not require hotel)
Includes meals and 12 hours of CE.

Cost: $395
Includes hotel, meals and 12 hours of CE

Promo Codes

Foundations100: Sign up four weeks prior to the class and receive an early bird discount of $100.

NoHotel:Use this Promo Code to receive no hotel pricing ($295) if you do not need us to book a hotel room.

About the Presenters

Trent Watrous

Trent Watrous
Dental CPA

Trent Watrous is a sought-after speaker from Nashville, Tennessee. He leads the Dental Services Line at Whisenant, Stewart, Watrous & Associates, PLLC.

Dr Chad Edwards DDS

Dr. Edwards, DDS

Dr. Edwards is co-owner of the Tennessee Center for Laser Dentistry. He is also a fellow in the World Clinical Laser Institute, and published author in The Journal of Biochemistry.