16 Aug 2023

Exploring Oral Surgery Excellence: A Conversation with Dr. Michael Shapiro

In this episode of the podcast, we had the privilege of speaking with Dr. Michael Shapiro, an oral surgeon from Ohio Dental Implants and Oral Surgery. The discussion primarily focused on Dr. Shapiro’s background, his plans for the future, his practice philosophy, practice development, and his partnership with Paradigm.

Dr. Shapiro began by sharing his journey in establishing the practice. He initially joined with an oral surgeon who retired, and over time, he took on the responsibility of building the practice on his own. However, he recognized the limitations in further growth and decided to partner with Paradigm, a move that allowed him to tap into their resources and expertise.

The discussion focused on the importance of looking at the bigger picture and being an entrepreneur rather than solely functioning as an oral surgeon. Dr. Shapiro emphasized the significance of taking calculated risks and investing in cutting-edge technology, such as digital scanning and printing, to enhance the quality of patient care and improve outcomes.

A key aspect of Dr. Shapiro’s practice philosophy revolves around prioritizing the best interests of his patients. He highlighted the importance of providing optimal care in every aspect of treatment, aiming for the best possible outcomes for each patient.

Looking towards the future, Dr. Shapiro discussed his plans for practice development. He expressed his commitment to continuous improvement and staying up-to-date with the latest advancements in oral surgery. By embracing innovative techniques and technologies, he aims to provide his patients with the highest level of care and achieve exceptional results.

Overall, this podcast episode provided insights into Dr. Michael Shapiro’s background, his perspective on practice development, his philosophy of prioritizing patient care, and his decision to partner with Paradigm. Listeners gained an understanding of his entrepreneurial mindset and his commitment to embracing technological advancements to provide the best possible outcomes for his patients.