Dr. Mark Adams is vice president of clinical affairs for ClearChoice Management Services. Working with ClearChoice’s national doctor network, he helps doctors create centers of excellence with the goal of building “the practice of their dreams.” Dr. Adams serves as ClearChoice Management Services’ liaison to the affiliated network’s Clinical Advisory Board and is also a co-owner of ClearChoice’s Denver center, where he continues to be active in patient care.
In his leadership position at ClearChoice, Dr. Adams has dual goals: to help doctors in ClearChoice-affiliated practices across the country serve as catalysts for hope for the many patients in their communities who have suffered from dental disease, and to work with his colleagues to ensure that ClearChoice affiliated practices offer a world-class experience for their patients.
Having practiced prosthetic dentistry for more than 30 years, Dr. Adams is widely regarded as a key opinion leader in the field. Prior to joining ClearChoice, Dr. Adams was engaged in private practice in Flint, Michigan for 23 years. During that time, he was an instructor for the Pride Institute, the country’s then-largest dental practice management consulting group. He also served as a consultant to Zimmer Dental, and he created the Peer Practicum program, which helped train over 3,000 general dentists on dental implants.
Dr. Adams has lectured extensively throughout North America on the latest innovations in clinical subjects, including implants, dental esthetics and reconstruction, as well as on case acceptance and practice management. He has served in various capacities within local, state, and national dental societies throughout his career, and has authored numerous scientific and practice management publications and video presentations. In 2003 and 2009, Dr. Adams was named as one of the Top Dentists in America by the Consumers’ Research Council of America.
Dr. Adams earned his dental degree from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry. He furthered his studies at the University of Michigan with a master’s degree in prosthodontics, with an emphasis in cosmetic, implant and reconstructive dentistry. Dr. Adams served as a clinical assistant professor at the University of Michigan School of Dentistry from 1985 to 1986.