Dental divides: The tug-of-war between elite and essential care with Dr. Marcos Vargas and Dr. Abdi Sameni

June 25, 2024
Clinical dentistry doesn't have to be stressful. Dr. Marcos Vargas and Dr. Abdi Sameni discuss how to make the best choices for your practice.
David R. Rice, DDS, Chief Editor of DentistryIQ and Founder of igniteDDS

We have thousands of decisions to make each day and many of them are on a scale of "good, better, best" with nuance for each choice. Dr. Marcos Vargas and Dr. Abdi Sameni join the show today to help walk you through at least one aspect of your life - clinical dentistry. Doing what is essential is just the beginning, but you should be working towards being elite... give this one a listen!

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About the Author

Pamela Maragliano-Muniz, DMD | Chief Editor

Pamela Maragliano-Muniz, DMD, is the chief editor of Dental Economics. Based in Salem, Massachusetts, Dr. Maragliano-Muniz began her clinical career as a dental hygienist. She went on to attend Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, where she earned her doctorate in dental medicine. She then attended the University of California, Los Angeles, School of Dental Medicine, where she became board-certified in prosthodontics. Dr. Maragliano-Muniz owns a private practice, Salem Dental Arts, and lectures on a variety of clinical topics. You may contact her at [email protected]

About the Author

David R. Rice, DDS | Chief Editor of DentistryIQ and Founder of igniteDDS

As seen on The Doctors, David R. Rice, DDS, chief editor of DentistryIQ and founder of igniteDDS, the nation’s largest new dentist and student community, travels the world speaking, writing, and connecting today’s top young dentists with tomorrow’s most successful dental practices. He leads a team-centered, restorative and implant practice in East Amherst, New York. With 28 years of practice in the books, he’s trained at the Pankey Institute, the Dawson Academy, Spear Education, and most prolifically at the school of hard knocks.

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