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How Our Treatment Planning Protocols Impacts a Practice

Becoming a Dawson-trained dentist will change the way a dentist practices and Dr. Leonard Hess's case shows you how.

Before TreatmentIn this case study, Dr. Hess goes through one of his cases (before picture to the right), demonstrating how he would have treated the patient prior to his training at The Dawson Academy and the treatment he ultimately recommended and completed.

Discover how his change in treatment approach resulted in:

  • Correct diagnosis (which her previous dentist got wrong)
  • Long-lasting treatment plan (which the patient did not experience prior)
  • Higher production (by over $2000)
Click here to download the case study now.

Dr. Leonard A. Hess maintains a comprehensive-focused private practice in Monroe, North Carolina. Growing up in the mid-west, Dr. Hess attended Indiana University for his undergraduate education. His doctor of Dental Surgery degree was obtained from Northwestern University Dental School in Chicago, IL. Dr. Hess is a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, American Equilibration Society, ADA, AGD, NCDS, and CDS. Locally, Dr. Hess has served on the peer-review board for his ADA district. He has also served on the Board of Directors of SPCC College in Union Co. As a senior faculty member of the Dawson Academy, Dr. Hess has demonstrated a passion for learning and teaching from the very start of his career. In the past six years Dr. Hess has taught hundreds of hours of hands-on continuing education throughout the country. From study clubs to the AACD national meeting, Dr. Hess has helped thousands of his peers incorporate functional esthetic care into their practices. Dr. Hess currently evaluates and tests new products for manufacturers such as Whip-Mix, Septodont, Heraeus, Kerr, and Dentsply. In addition, Dr. Hess is a frequently featured author in Advanced Esthetics and Interdisciplinary Dentistry, Inside Dentistry, Contemporary Esthetics and Restorative Dentistry, and Vistas. Dr. Hess resides with his wife and son in Weddington, NC. Outside of dentistry he enjoys spending time with his family, golf, aviation, traveling, skiing, and auto racing.