David Harris is the CEO of Prosperident, the world's largest firm investigating financial crimes committed against dentists. He is a forensic accountant, a licensed private investigator, and a CPA. He is the author of the book Dental Embezzlement: The Art of Theft and the Science of Control and over 30 articles in dental publications.
In addition to being a prolific author, David is a frequent presenter at regional, national, and international dental conferences, and his vast wealth of experience coupled with his keen sense of humor make him both an engaging and entertaining speaker. David was a rule breaker in his youth and changed his direction and spent much of his adult life in the world of investigation and enforcement, where he now uses his unrivaled ability to understand the criminal thought process to help educate and protect dentists.
Here’s a glimpse of what you’ll learn:
How the COVID-19 pandemic has affected David's practice and the changes he has made
The process of identifying and investigating a suspicious activity or charge in a dentist or orthodontist's practice
David describes the people who approach him for help, what qualifies for embezzlement and the kind of cases he handles
David discusses the advice and assistance he provides to professionals and why there’s a delay when resolving embezzlement issues in the legal system
How dental boards and professional licensing bodies in different States can assist in embezzlement cases
Daid details how his approach to embezzlement has changed over the years and the top two reasons why people steal
What a practice that is less likely to be embezzled from looks like and feels like
David talks about his business superpower, his preference for books, and his current reads
David talks about his company's Corporate Disclosure Policy and how they vet what to share with the public
How to learn more about David Harris and his webinar series, Prosperity and Power Hour
In this episode…
Dentists and orthodontists hire people to help them in running their dental practices so that they can concentrate on providing dental care services to their patients without having to worry about office administration duties. However, some employees often take advantage of their employers and embezzle the office’s money or assets. The dentists may or may not realize this until it's too late, and when they do, they often don’t know what actions to take.
In this episode, Craig Weiss and Dr. Blair Feldman is joined by David Harris, a dentistry embezzlement expert, to talk about common types of embezzlement issues he often encounters in dental and orthodontic' practices, how his approach to the cases have evolved over the years, the kind of recommendations and advice he gives to his clients on how to fix the problem, and find out his best tips on how to avoid embezzlement problems. Stay tuned
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