3 things that every dentist should know about embezzlement in the dental practice

Kevin Henry

Kevin Henry was formerly the group editorial director for Advanstar Dental Media and has more than 15 years of experience in the dental publications field. You can follow him on Twitter (@kgh23).

It's been said that the average embezzlement happening in today's dental practice can range in the neighborhood of $100,000. Many dentists are completely unaware that the embezzlement is happening, and are shocked when the problem is eventually uncovered.

If you're a dentist, what can you do to ensure that you're not a victim of this crime? That's the question that David Harris of Prosperident.com tries to answer in his lectures around the country. I recently spent some time with David while we were both speaking at the Western Regional Dental Conference and asked him to share some of his knowledge with DPM viewers. Click below to hear his thoughts.