At DentalOne Partners, our mission is to empower Dentists to focus on patient care.
We provide our supported Dentists with a team of highly-trained individuals who manages their practice operationally. This alleviates them from having to worry about administrative tasks and allows them to provide the highest level of dental care to their patients. Ultimately, this ensures all supported Dentists are able to achieve a work-life balance.
We value every single Dentist we have the privilege of supporting. That’s why we are shining the spotlight on them, so you can discover what inspires their devotion to providing exceptional patient care.
Today, the spotlight is on Dr. Aimara Gomez. She’s a Dentist at DentalWorks Pleasant Hills in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
She is also a Dental Director in the East Region. Once a month, she visits all of the Dentists in the Pittsburg area. She mentors them and shares her extensive knowledge in the dental industry based on her 17 years of experience. Let’s dive into her Q. & A.!
Q: What made you choose this career path?
A: A combination of my love for science and art, paired with an enthusiasm for patient care.
Q: How has being supported by DentalOne Partners provided you with the ability to achieve a work-life balance?
A: DentalOne Partners has provided me the opportunity to have a schedule that allows me to have enough time and flexibility for my family and work.
Q: What types of continuing education courses does DentalOne Partners provide you with?
A: In the past, we have had courses in restorative techniques, implants and oral surgery. We have also had courses on different, new dental technologies, such as lasers and Invisalign.
Q: How do these continuing education courses impact the patient care you provide?
A: It keeps us on the leading edge of dentistry.
Q: How does the operational and administrative support DentalOne Partners gives you (marketing, recruiting, etc.) help you stay focused on providing exceptional patient care?
A: DentalOne gives us the chance to spend our office time mainly on patient care. Dentists are care givers at the office, and it is nice to know we can count on a support team to provide the background fabric we need to operate.
Q: How does having a network of other Dentists who are supported by DentalOne Partners help grow your knowledge base of the dental industry?
A: Open communication between Dentists in the same office and at different locations is instrumental to remain current and helpful to our patients and staff. We can share our issues and look for answers and suggestions on how to best approach a technique or a subject based on other providers’ experiences.
Get to know Dr. Gomez on a personal note!
Q: What’s your favorite genre of book or movie?
A: Horror movies and autobiography books 😉
Q: What gets you out of bed in the morning?
A: My alarm
Q: What do you hope never changes?
A: Joyful anticipation
Q: Where is the most relaxing place you’ve ever been?
Q: Who is your hero?
A: I don’t have one in particular. I admire the human spirit overall. I have a fascination for people.
Q: What’s the best piece of advice you’ve ever been given?
A: Never wish your life away. Enjoy every stage! I was told this as a child. It’s always been with me.