Finding Success Through Resourcefulness

Episode Description:

In this Dentistry’s Growing with Grace event, Grace Rizza sits down with Dr. Michael Stella of Tar Heel Periodontics and Implant Dentistry. In this interview, we discuss the most important lessons you learn in the dental field.

In this episode, Grace Rizza and Dr. Michael Stella discuss:

  • How to be resourceful when running a practice
  • The best qualities to look for in team members and how to maintain them
  • How to define and maintain company culture

Meet Dr. Michael Stella:

Dr. Michael Stella is a native of Elizabeth City, North Carolina. He graduated from UNC-Chapel Hill with Highest Honors in Biology and went on to attend UNC's School of Dentistry, where he earned his Doctorate in Dental Surgery with Honors. He then elected to pursue his dream of specializing in periodontics, joining the UNC Department of Periodontology and earning a Master's degree in Oral Biology and Certificate of Advanced Study in Periodontics in 2013.

Meet Grace Rizza:

Grace Rizza is the CEO and founder of Identity Dental Marketing, which serves practices nationwide with ethical, effective marketing solutions. Today the company has helped to propel over 1,500 businesses to new levels of success.

In her tenure as a business owner, Grace has authored countless industry-specific articles, podcasts, and blogs. She has spoken at dozens of dental meetings, including the Chicago Dental Society Midwinter Meeting and the Greater New York Dental Meeting.

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