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Welcome to the Shared Practices Podcast! This week we have a returning guest – Dr. Graham Dersley. George and Graham discuss the timeline and go through everything you need to be doing in the process of opening your practice month by month. This episode is full of great information! Be sure to download the Startup Checklist that Graham mentioned in the episode on the Shared Practices website – the link is below!

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Graham Dersley studied at Columbia University. He also completed a 3-year residency in Prosthodontics at the University of Maryland. Dr. Dersley is the Co-Founder of Practice on Fire.  He is a prosthodontist who has experienced the real world trials and tribulations of purchasing, starting up and managing multiple practices. He currently owns and operates two startup practices in Maryland and his clinical focus is on dental implantology.  He has experienced practicing in a variety of settings, including high end fee for service and high volume medicaid.

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