Western Dental Services

  www.westerndental.com
Work in HR? Unlock Free Profile

50 Employee Reviews (View Most Recent)

Sort all reviews by: Date Rating
in
  • Culture & Values
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Career Opportunities
  • No Opinion of CEO

 

Good place to get experience and mostly fun work environment

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

ProsPretty flexible scheduling, low-pressure if you have the right staff. All about appointment book management and production

ConsRegional managers (practice development managers) get to do the real managing. BMs mostly ensure high sales....and that's about it. Not a lot of analyzing reports or budgeting or any other useful skills to add on your résumé. Lots of HR violations.

Advice to Senior ManagementGive BMs more responsibility so they feel less like sales managers. Get a stronger HR department.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

    • Culture & Values
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Career Opportunities
    • No Opinion of CEO

     

    Disappointing first job.

    Dental Assistant (Former Employee) Sacramento, CA

    I worked at Western Dental Services part-time for less than a year


    Pros: Sometimes fun environment, sometimes nice people to work with. Cons: Floor supervisor never had items in stock, assistants often fought over materials for their doctors, management knew of sterilization protocol not being followed and did… Advice to Senior Management: Office managers- make sure that your floor supervisors are budgeting correctly and… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
    • Culture & Values
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Career Opportunities

     

    Managing Dentist is the key for establishing a good working environment for new Associate Dentists

    Associate Dentist (Current Employee)

    I have been working at Western Dental Services full-time


    Pros: Reasonable compensation. Good office people. Fast paced. Exposed to and… Cons: Emphasis on production. Expectations seem a bit high initially. Lots of… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
There are newer reviews on Western Dental Services.

Worked for Western Dental Services? Contribute to the Community!

Your response will be removed from the review – this cannot be undone.