“I HATE Dentistry” with Dr. Jenny Perna

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Bulletproof Dental Practice Podcast Episode 234

Hosts: Dr. Craig Spodak

Guest: Dr. Jenny Perna

Key Takeaways:
Causes Of Depression In Dentistry
Having Grace
Guilt Vs. Shame
Confidence In Your Motivation
Tips On Navigating Team Dynamics
Trade Expectations With Appreciation
Be Imaginative
Find Your Anchors For Mental Strength
Mobility And Physical Strength
Art Of Fulfillment


Bulletproof Summit 

Mighty Networks: Bulletproof Dental Practice

Dr. Jenny Perna Website 

Dr. Jenny Perna Instagram

The Obstacle Is the Way: The Timeless Art of Turning Trials into Triumph

Mindset: The New Psychology of Success 


New grads are still navigating being a dentist. Dr. Jenny Perna

We’ve all done work we’re not proud of, it happens. Then we redo it. Dr. Craig Spodak

When you are triggered emotionally, you can’t think clearly. Dr. Craig Spodak

The suffering and down moments, expand your ability to feel. Dr. Craig Spodak

If you modulate the downside, you modulate the upside. You Just feel less. Dr. Craig Spodak

We get rewarded in public for things we intensely practice for in private. Dr. Craig Spodak

We’re not going to be the provider for every single person on this planet. Dr. Jenny Perna

Cosmetic Dentistry is not about dentistry, it’s psychology. Dr. Craig Spodak

The hack in life is we get what we give. Dr. Craig Spodak

You can’t hi-jack someone else’s vision. Dr. Craig Spodak

If you don’t know what you want, you’ll never get there. Dr. Craig Spodak

Every instance that challenges us, gives us an opportunity for growth. Dr. Jenny Perna

Dentistry has many avenues for success. Dr. Jenny Perna

Your life is not for me, it’s for you. Dr. Craig Spodak

Find tools outside of dentistry that will give you good mental strength. Dr. Jenny Perna

You can’t be mental strong if you are physically weak. Dr. Craig Spodak

What we feel less of, we should give to others. Dr. Craig Spodak


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Comfort Zone & Lifestyle Creep

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1 VS. 5 Locations

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Team Alignment is EVERYTHING

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Work As Hard As You Can

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Becoming a Thoroughbred

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Dealing with Upset Patients

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Team Compensation Negotiations

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The Risk of Burnout

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When to Expand

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Your Last Dance

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Looking for Silver Linings

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HR Answers in a Corona World

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The Summit Recap

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The Insurance Conundrum

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