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 7
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 7 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 7 hours of CE.

Cost: $395
Includes hotel, meals and 7 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.