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Dr. Rick Workman

Founder & Executive Chairman

Heartland Dental Founder & Executive Chairman Rick Workman
Founder & Executive Chairman

Prior to founding Heartland Dental in 1997 and introducing dentists across the country to the highest quality non-clinical administrative support, Dr. Rick Workman practiced dentistry for nearly 20 years. Realizing there had to be a better way to balance the clinical and business sides of the field, he assembled a team that would grow to provide support to more than 1,000 offices nationwide. Today, Dr. Workman serves as the company's Executive Chairman. An advocate for professional development, he devotes time to providing leadership advice through various speaking engagements. Dr. Workman is a graduate of the SIU School of Dental Medicine.

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  • Rick Workman Founder & Executive Chairman Heartland Dental

    Dr. Rick Workman

    Founder & Executive Chairman

  • Patrick Bauer President & Chief Executive Officer Heartland Dental

    Patrick Bauer

    President & Chief Executive Officer

  • Travis Franklin Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer Heartland Dental

    Travis Franklin

    Chief Financial Officer

  • DeAnn McClain Executive Vice President of Operations Heartland Dental

    DeAnn McClain

    Operations

  • Heartland Dental Executive Vice President of Technology and Patient Marketing Craig Kabbes

    Craig Kabbes

    Technology & Patient Marketing

  • Mark Greenstein Executive Vice President of Strategy & Development Heartland Dental

    Mark Greenstein

    Strategy & Development

  • Heartland Dental Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary John Pantazis

    John Pantazis

    General Counsel

  • Maria Davlantes

    Chief Marketing Officer