Dr. Wayne Mortenson


Mortenson Dental Partners

Topic: Putting a Succession Plan in Place

Topic Description:

Are you building your DSO to stand the tests of time?  In this powerful section, Dr. Wayne Mortenson will share his philosophy on how to put a succession plan strategy in place that supports your mission and values.  Developing your existing talent to meet the growing needs of our industry is critical to building a legacy organization. Dr. Wayne will share what you need to do NOW to prepare for your future.

Dr. Wayne Mortenson’s Bio:


Dr. Mortenson was born and raised in the small town of Elfrida, Arizona. He received a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Arizona in Agriculture. After farming for ten years, Dr. Mortenson and his wife Sue decided it was time for a change, and moved the family to Louisville, Kentucky, where he attended dental school. After graduating from The University of Louisville School of Dentistry in 1979, Dr. Mortenson opened his first dental practice in Middletown, Kentucky. That practice has now expanded to Mortenson Dental Partners with over 125 locations.

Dr. Mortenson is an active supporter of dental education, a board member of several non-profit charities, and a life-time qualified member of the Crown Council. He was instrumental in putting together the Mastermind Group, an association of the leading dentists in the country, and recently recognized for its excellence. Dr. Mortenson has received numerous awards for his charitable work including the Garth Brooks Teammates for Kids award.