Published on:

9th Apr 2024

11 | Dr. Jason Auerbach | From Surgeon to CEO: The Path of Leadership

In today's episode of Fingerprints on Success, Bill Barrett interviews Jason Auerbach, the one and only "bloody tooth guy." 

If you haven't heard of him yet, Dr. Jason Auerbach is the founder of Riverside Oral Surgery and Co-CEO of MAX Surgical Specialty Management (MAX-SSM), driven by a mission to revolutionize healthcare in the Northeast. With 20 years of experience as an oral and maxillofacial surgeon, he challenges conventions and leads by example. 

Through Riverside Oral Surgery, the Official Oral Surgeons of the New Jersey Devils, Jason prioritizes patient experience, leveraging advanced techniques and technology. His influence extends to social media, where, as the BloodyToothGuy, he shares expertise and insights, enriching a community of professionals and followers.

In this episode, Dr. Auerbach shares his incredible journey from starting out as a surgeon in multiple locations to becoming the CEO of MAX Surgical Specialty Management, a leading platform in the Northeast with 23 locations and still growing. He reflects on the challenges he faced and how he turned perceived failures into opportunities for growth.

He discusses the mindset behind his rapid success and the importance of always striving to do the right thing. He shares how he revolutionized patient care by bringing a hospitality-like experience to healthcare, all while maintaining a relentless drive to prove himself.

Bill and Jason dive into the importance of taking calculated risks and the balance between work and personal life. Jason's story is one of resilience, innovation, and the pursuit of excellence in both business and patient care.

Listeners will find out how Jason's creative outlet as the "bloody tooth guy" on Instagram led to unexpected business opportunities and connections. From mentorship to paying it forward, Jason discusses the impact of those who believed in him and how he aims to inspire the next generation. Listen now and enjoy!

What You’ll Learn in this Show:

  • Jason's journey from surgeon to CEO

  • The mindset behind Jason’s rapid growth and success

  • Revolutionizing patient care in healthcare

  • The role of calculated risks and resilience

  • The impact of social media on business opportunities

  • Jason's insights on mentorship and paying it forward

  • Current societal trends and the future of healthcare

  • And so much more…
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About the Podcast

Fingerprints On Success
Welcome to “Fingerprints on Success,” the podcast that highlights the distinctive imprints left by influential business leaders, mentors, and thriving entrepreneurs.

Your host is none other than Bill Barrett, an award-winning corporate and business law attorney, and the CEO of Mandelbaum Barrett PC. Join us every week as we explore the captivating stories and insights of a diverse array of serial entrepreneurs, seasoned professionals, inspiring leaders, and accomplished coaches.

Together, we'll uncover the hidden secrets and strategies that have propelled our guests to success in both their professional and personal lives.

At Mandelbaum Barrett PC, Bill and his team have been providing comprehensive legal services to businesses and individuals across the country. Now, they are excited to bring that same level of knowledge and experience to these podcast discussions.

Get ready to be inspired, informed, and motivated. It's time to dive into the stories that have shaped success. Without further ado, let's get to the show!"
Learn more: https://www.mblawfirm.com/

About your host

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William Barrett

Chief Executive Officer and Corporate Law attorney William S. Barrett provides strategic advice to companies and organizations of all sizes from formation to dissolution and every stage in between. He has over 20 years of experience representing a wide range of businesses with a unique focus in mergers and acquisitions. He is known for the personal attention that he gives his clients and the energy he brings to every deal. Bill has a reputation as a deal maker who knows how to be creative and get things done.

Bill often serves the role as outside general corporate counsel to his clients and advises them on issues concerning contracts, employment law compliance, developing policies, executive compensation programs and agreements, as well as business succession and related tax planning. His representative clients include commercial organizations and entrepreneurs in the areas of manufacturing, industry, service, banking, finance, insurance, construction, real estate development, as well as healthcare professionals of varying disciplines and organizations. Throughout his career, Bill has successfully managed the purchase or sale of hundreds of businesses, professional practices and facilities.

In the healthcare space, Bill is well recognized as a transactional lawyer in dental and medical practice transitions, practice sales and purchases, associate buy-ins, start-ups, and the structuring of dental services organizations (DSOs) and management services organizations (MSOs).

He is the author of “Pain-Free Dental Deals: An Entrepreneurial Dentist’s Guide to Buying, Selling and Merging Practices” and “The DSO Decision: Winning Answers from Every Angle.” He has written many articles addressing the legal and business needs of licensed professionals and facilities. He regularly speaks on a wide variety of topics to professional tradeshows, associations, study groups, societies, as well as students and residents at dental schools across the country.