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2017 Fall Forum


Preparing practice owners for their next chapter in life

At this event, you’ll learn about:

  • Preparing your practice for transition to new ownership

  • Evaluating different exit paths

  • Maximizing after-tax proceeds from practice sales

  • How the future outlook of dentistry will affect practice sellers

100% of the attendees at Practice Endeavors’ Spring Symposium with Dr. Joshua Austin rated his presentation as either Excellent or Very Good.

Choose the event location nearest you:


  • Date: Friday, December 1, 2017

  • Time: 9:00a - 12:00p

  • Location: John S. Knight Center / Akron, OH

  • Cost: Free

  • 3 hours CE - Offered for Ohio licensure


  • Date: Saturday, December 2, 2017

  • Time: 8:00a - 11:00a

  • Location: Sharonville Convention Center / Cincinnati, OH

  • Cost: Free

  • 3 hours CE - Offered for Ohio licensure



Dr. Joshua Austin, DDS FAGD FACD

Dr. Joshua Austin is a native San Antonian. After attending Health Careers High School and the University of Texas as an undergrad student, Dr. Austin graduated from the University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio Dental School. UTHSCSA Dental School has been one of the top ranked dental schools in the nation since 1993. Dr. Austin excelled in dental school and was voted president of his graduating class. He capped off a successful senior year by being awarded the Texas Dental Association Outstanding Senior Dental Student award.

Dr. Austin is a member of the prestigious Seattle Study Club, which is a network of professional dental study groups dedicated to ideal comprehensive dental care. Dr. Austin’s other professional memberships include the Academy of General Dentistry, the Texas Dental Association, American Dental Association, and the Rotary Club of San Antonio.

Dr. Austin is a published author and lectures nationally on restorative dentistry and reputation management. He has a monthly column and weekly e-Newletter in Dental Economics, the most read dental magazine in the world. In the past, Dr. Austin has served as a faculty member in the Department of Restorative Dentistry at UTHSCSA Dental School. Dr. Austin has received several awards during his dental career. In 2009, the Texas Dental Association honored Dr. Austin by naming him Young Dentist of the Year. In 2010, the Texas Academy of General Dentistry named him New Dentist of the Year, the most prestigious award it gives for dentists who have graduated in the previous 7 years. Dr. Austin has earned a Fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry by passing an exhaustive written examination and completing over 500 hours of continuing education. In 2014, Dr. Austin was awarded with a Fellowship in the American College of Dentists for his outstanding commitment to ethics in patient care.

If you check the December 2014 issue of Texas Monthly, you will see that his peers named Dr. Austin a Texas Super Dentist.

Continuing education and political involvement in dentistry are amongst Dr. Austin’s passions.


Bob Brooks, CEPA, owner Practice Endeavors LLC

Bob has been serving Ohio dental practitioners since 2003. Bob’s practice brokerage is Practice Endeavors, LLC and his real estate brokerage is Practice Endeavors Realty, LLC.

Bob is credentialed as a Certified Exit Planning Advisor (CEPA) with Exit Planning Institute and maintains active participation in a national Practice Valuation Study Group (PVSG). He attends continuing education with National Association of Practice Brokers and is an active member and presenter with Ohio Business Brokers Association (OBBA).

He has developed proprietary tools to better serve his clients and assist them in fulfilling their dental practice goals. Bob excels at what he does and enjoys seeing his clients with satisfying and profitable outcomes.

Spending time with grandkids and his wife, fishing in Florida and playing in concerts throughout Ohio with the OSU Marching Band Alumni fills his leisure time.

Later Event: April 20
2018 Spring Symposium