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SUCCESS PROFILE | The Dentist’s Choice Provides Franchisee Home-Based Business with Growing Client Base

Name: Tony Davis

Launched His Dentist’s Choice Franchise: March 2000

Service Area: Southern Indiana and Northern Kentucky

Before becoming a Dentist’s Choice franchisee, Tony Davis worked at a steel company for five years. He was looking into different entrepreneurship opportunities when he came across The Dentist’s Choice. Tony was attracted to the niche industry and the low-overhead cost franchise opportunity. Read More >>

SUCCESS PROFILE | Superior Service Leads to 20 Years of Success with The Dentist’s Choice

Name: Dave Pearson           

Dentist’s Choice Franchisee Since: April 1997

Service Area: Southern and Central Idaho

Dave Pearson worked as a mechanical engineer for 30 years before becoming a Dentist’s Choice franchisee. He decided to leave his job and open up his own business because he was tired of the long hours and corporate life. He also wanted the autonomy that goes along with being a business owner. Dave looked into different franchise opportunities and was drawn to The Dentist’s Choice.  Read More >>

LIVIN’ THE LIFE | Franchisee Finds More Time to Give Back to His Community

Name: Bo Smith

Launched Their Dentist’s Choice Franchise: August 2011

Service Area: Fort Worth, Texas

Bo Smith worked for AT&T doing repairs and installations, but the corporate environment was changing. It was no longer providing him the balance he once enjoyed. Bo was good at repairs, but always also loved working with customers. He decided to leave his job and began searching for new business ventures. The Dentist’s Choice provided Bo the best of both worlds, allowing him to continue using his repair skills while also getting facetime with his customers. He has owned and operated his franchise for six and a half years and hasn’t looked back.   Read More >>

MY BEST CLIENT EXPERIENCE | The Key to Marketing is Persistence and Being Yourself

Name: Monte Bruner  

Franchisee Since: March 2011

Service Area: North Metro Atlanta

Like so many Americans, Monte Bruner lost his job when his employer went out of business in the wake of the recession. A surveyor and civil engineer by trade, Bruner knew it would be challenging to find another job and began exploring other options. He worked with a franchise broker to narrow down a list of hundreds of franchise opportunities to a few service-oriented businesses. He was attracted to The Dentist’s Choice because it didn’t require him to upsell a service. He launched his Dentist’s Choice franchise in March 2011 and never looked back.   Read More >>

LIVIN’ THE LIFE PROFILE | Work-Life Balance is Easily Achieved with The Dentist’s Choice

Name: Teri & Ron Bogden

Franchisee Since: 2002 

Service Area: Utah

Teri and Ron Bogden purchased an existing Dentist’s Choice franchise in 2002 to gain a new, steady income stream that would also allow the flexibility to maintain their full-time jobs in dentistry and mining. As their priorities changed, so did the hours they put into their Dentist’s Choice franchise.   Read More >>

The Dentist’s Choice Franchise to Begin Repairs in Monmouth and Ocean Counties in New Jersey

Local Entrepreneur to Quickly Fix Pain Point Experienced by Dentists with Damaged Handpieces

IRVINE, Calif. (Nov. 10, 2017)The Dentist’s Choice, a nationwide network of community-focused handpiece repair experts, recently signed Brad Newcomb as franchise owner to rapidly put restored tools of the dental trade back in the hands of dentists in Monmouth and Ocean counties in New Jersey. He will be operating the Jersey Shore Dentist’s Choice, LLC.
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The Dentist’s Choice Targets California at The Franchise Expo West in Los Angeles

Nationwide Franchise of Handpiece Repair Specialists to Meet with Entrepreneurs During Three-Day Expo

 LOS ANGELES, Calif. (Nov 2017)The Dentist’s Choice, a nationwide network of community-focused handpiece repair experts, will meet with entrepreneurs interested in becoming small-business owners at the Franchise West Expo, Nov 2-4, at the Los Angeles Convention Center in Los Angeles, Calif. Executives from the company will be set up at booth #600.

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SUCCESS PROFILE | Developing Relationships Is the Key to Success

Name: Don Billings

Franchisee Since: 1999

Service Area: San Francisco Bay Area

Don spent 25 years in warehousing, which included taking receipt of products, shipping and management. But the hours were long – a typical week for Don was 3 p.m. to 8 a.m. Sunday through Thursday. The hours made raising a family challenging, so he began looking at getting into another line of work. He learned about The Dentist’s Choice while reading Entrepreneur magazine, and called Steve Everhart, president of the company.

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SUCCESS PROFILE | The Dentist’s Choice: An Ideal Family Business

Name: Teri & Ron Bogden

Franchisee Since: 2002

Service Area: Utah

With nearly three decades in dentistry, Teri Bogden saw first-hand how the laws surrounding sterilization changed how dental practices operated in the 1980s. “Handpieces used to last forever, but we started sterilizing them several times a day and quickly saw them deteriorating faster,” she said. “We were constantly ordering new turbines and repairing them ourselves, or buying new handpieces altogether.”

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SUCCESS PROFILE | Steady Flow of Business Keeps This Franchisee Couple Motivated

Name: Patty and Cory Fisher

Franchisee Since: 2006

Service Area: Half of Colorado

With a desire to spend more time with family and to gain more control over their destiny, Patty Fisher and her husband Cory set out to own a business. Patty sold insurance and maintained regular business hours, but Cory was working 12-hour shifts as a tool and die maker. They discovered an opportunity to become small-business owners when they learned a Dentist’s Choice was for sale about 35 miles from their home on Golden, Colorado.

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