Dr. Rick Mars, President at Dental Care Group

Dr. Rick Mars, President at Dental Care Group discusses trends in the dental + DSO space he’s following most closely, his pride in transforming people’s lives through their smiles, how he plans to grow his practice, and a lot more.


Dr. Rick Mars Talks Dental and DSO Trends

Dr. Rick Mars, President at Dental Care Group, is keeping a close eye on trends in the dental and DSO space. With his commitment to transforming people's lives through their smiles, he is always looking for ways to innovate and improve.

Transforming Lives Through Smiles

For Dr. Mars, dentistry is more than just a job. It's an opportunity to make a difference in the lives of his patients. He takes pride in the work he does, knowing that every smile he helps to create can have a positive impact on someone's self-esteem and quality of life.

Growth Plans for Dental Care Group

As for the future of Dental Care Group, Dr. Mars has big plans. He is focused on expanding the practice and reaching more patients who can benefit from their services. With a team of dedicated professionals by his side, he is confident in the practice's ability to continue to grow and thrive.

The Future of Home-Based Care with Cooper Linton

Cooper Linton, Associate Vice President of Duke Home Care and Hospice, believes that the shift to delivering care at home is an exciting development. He sees many opportunities for efficiencies and advances in technology that can be used to improve home-based care.

Challenges Facing Home Health

However, Linton also acknowledges that there are challenges facing the home health industry. Workforce development, turnover, and technology are all concerns that need to be addressed. To tackle these issues, he suggests reimagining the value proposition of home-based care and investing in onboarding and orientation, as well as embracing technological options to recruit, orient, onboard, train, and retain staff.

Overall, both Dr. Mars and Cooper Linton are optimistic about the future of their respective fields. By staying informed and working to overcome challenges, they are paving the way for continued growth and success.


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This episode aired on 09/11/2022 and can be listened here.


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