RIDA Webinar
The 10 Most Common Questions Dentists Have About Dropping PPO Plans!
Thursday, March 2nd at 5.00 PM PT/ 8.00 PM ET

This exclusive Reducing Insurance Dependence Academy (RIDA) webinar with Gary Takacs, CEO and Founder of RIDA, will delve into the top 10 questions dentists have about dropping PPO plans and provide insights and practical solutions to help you make informed decisions for your practice.

Gary will share his in-depth knowledge and experience to help you better understand the pros and cons of dropping PPO plans and provide practical tips on making the transition smoothly.

Join this webinar and dive into this insightful virtual discussion and walk away with a better understanding of the PPO landscape and the key factors to consider when deciding.

Register for FREE and join us LIVE on Thursday, March 2nd, at 5.00 pm PT/ 8.00 pm ET.

Course Objectives

At the end of this course, participants will be able to:

Who is this Workshop for:

Dentists/Practice, Associate Dentists, Dental Industry Professionals & Dental Practice Team Members

Continuing Education Credits

1 CE Credit will be awarded to attendees who complete this webinar.


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All speakers must disclose to the audience any proprietary, financial or other personal interest of any nature or kind, in any product, service, source, and/or company, or in any firm beneficially associated therewith that will be discussed or considered during their presentation. The Thriving Dentist Inc does not view the existence of these interests or uses as implying bias or decreasing the value to participants. It is important for the participants to form their own judgment about each presentation, and you are cautioned about the potential risks of using limited knowledge when integrating new techniques into your practice.CE Verbiage


Gary Takacs

Gary Takacs

CEO and Founder of RIDA

Gary Takacs is the founder and CEO of RIDA. RIDA is a group of dentists united under a common goal of helping fellow practice owners become successful at resigning & breaking free from insurance dependency. As the founder of the Reducing Insurance Dependence Association, Gary’s goal is to guide dentists and dental professionals to a healthier practice style that lets them deliver a hallmark-level quality of care. As co-owner of a dental practice, Gary has first-hand experience in making the transformation from high-volume/low fee insurance dependency to a fee for service model. His lively discussions run the gamut from eye-opening lessons in cost accounting to communication that shows consumers what they have to gain from a patient-centric practice.

Naren Arulrajah

Naren Arulrajah

CEO of Ekwa Marketing

Naren Arulrajah is a self-described “serial entrepreneur” enthusiastic about serving others. For more than ten years, he has helped dental professionals find practice success with personal fulfillment. As President of the Reducing Insurance Dependence Association and founder/CEO of Ekwa Marketing, Naren has brought together a talented team of global experts in all areas of digital marketing. Ekwa’s International client base currently numbers about 200, at all stages of practice, from start-ups to growth, transitioning to new leadership, and merger and acquisition. Naren is always focused on giving back much value to the dental and medical community, which has been instrumental in his own success. With a philosophy, in their personal and professional life, of surrounding himself with others as passionate about success as he is, Naren fosters a philanthropic environment of sharing. Naren is a consultant, speaker, author, and above all, an inspirational innovator.