100 episodes

Dr. Grace Yum has quietly become one of the highest profile pediatric dentists in Chicago and beyond. She is in a small pool of less than 5% of all dentists who become certified in pediatrics. She also founded and built Yummy Dental and Orthodontics for Kids into a leader in its category. In this Podcast, Dr. Yum shares pearls of wisdom based on her experience that are designed to help moms be successful in their medical careers and in their lives more broadly. She interviews a rotating cast of experts who give invaluable advice from a variety of perspectives: fashion stylists, lawyers, CEOs, nutritionists, skincare experts, parenting experts and more. Along the way, Dr. Yum shares the secrets to her success in balancing motherhood and her growing business interests in dental, real estate and beyond.

Mommy Dentists in Business Dr. Grace Yum

    • Health & Fitness
    • 4.9 • 72 Ratings

Dr. Grace Yum has quietly become one of the highest profile pediatric dentists in Chicago and beyond. She is in a small pool of less than 5% of all dentists who become certified in pediatrics. She also founded and built Yummy Dental and Orthodontics for Kids into a leader in its category. In this Podcast, Dr. Yum shares pearls of wisdom based on her experience that are designed to help moms be successful in their medical careers and in their lives more broadly. She interviews a rotating cast of experts who give invaluable advice from a variety of perspectives: fashion stylists, lawyers, CEOs, nutritionists, skincare experts, parenting experts and more. Along the way, Dr. Yum shares the secrets to her success in balancing motherhood and her growing business interests in dental, real estate and beyond.

    174: Interview with cybersecurity expert, Johnny Young aka JohnE Upgrade

    174: Interview with cybersecurity expert, Johnny Young aka JohnE Upgrade

    Johnny Young, aka JohnE Upgrade, is a 35-year veteran of the cybersecurity industry. He’s recognized as one of America’s top corporate cybersecurity experts and is a much sought after thought leader in the field today. Johnny’s career has been devoted to neutralizing hackers globally for Fortune 500 corporations, and prevent data breaches before they happen, along with the inevitable loss of consumer trust, shareholder confidence, and devastating financial losses they bring. His book “Don’t Hack” will be released in November of 2021.On September 27th, 2021 Johnny Young launched CyberD TV, the first streaming service in history dedicated to cybersecurity training for the general public which he describes as the "Netflix of cybersecurity.
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    • 58 min
    173: Interview with equity investor, Alina Trigub, MBA

    173: Interview with equity investor, Alina Trigub, MBA

    Alina Trigub joined the TF Management Group LLC team in February 2021. She spearheads marketing and investor relations, as well as education activities for the group.
    Alina’s expertise had been built upon her personal journey as an equity investor, as well as through SAMO Financial – the company she founded and built to provide education and alternative investment options to her clients. Through SAMO Financial, Alina and her investors have been able to build an extensive investment portfolio and invest in various commercial real estate including but not limited to apartment buildings, self-storage,  mobile home parks and many other commercial assets. Alina's business motto has been articulated well by Warren Buffett’s quote; “Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago". Her passion is to teach others how to build wealth by investing passively.
    Alina holds a Bachelor Degree in Accountancy from Baruch College, CUNY (City University of New York) and MBA in Finance and Management from Rutgers University. 
    Alina is the founder of the virtual Meetup group named, “The Power of Passive Investing through Real Estate”.  As part of helping investors to obtain education about alternative investing, Alina offers instructional webinars in collaboration with various administrators of self-directed IRA companies. 
    Alina is a sought-after speaker, including presentations at the Private Wealth Management Summit, Raising Money Summit, Multifamily Foundation Workshop, Hunter College (CUNY), Stockton University and many other places.
    Alina’s interviews and quotes have been featured in many major publications, including but not limited to Forbes, GoBankingRates, MSNMoney, BankRate, IdeaMensch, and a number of others. Alina has also been featured in the 60 Minute Startup and Immigrant Hustle books.
    Contact Alina Trigub: alina@tempofunding.com

    • 39 min
    172: Interview with Mommy Dentists in Business Podcast host, Dr. Grace Yum

    172: Interview with Mommy Dentists in Business Podcast host, Dr. Grace Yum

    Over the last 4 years, Dr. Grace Yum has been interviewing a rotating cast of specialists who give invaluable advice from a variety of perspectives. Along the way, she has created a network of friends and experts who help busy professional mothers find balance in their lives. In celebration of the podcast's 4th birthday, Dr. Yum once again becomes the guest and reflects on the growth and popularity of the podcast as interviewed by special guest host Kent Zimmermann.

    • 28 min
    171: Interview with practice owner and dentist, Dr. Cindy Hylton

    171: Interview with practice owner and dentist, Dr. Cindy Hylton

    Dr. Cindy Hylton graduated with a psychology degree from Radford University and herDMD from Medical University of South Carolina. She bought a private dental practice immediately after graduation and is still practicing in same town, but now in her own building as of 2006. She resides and practices in Summerville, SC. Dr. Cindy Hylton has been married for 27 years and has 2 children, 1 dog and 2 cats. She loves animals and volunteers at local animal shelter.
    Tidbits:
    She has Celiac Disease and has spoken at conferences concerning this and dentistry.
    She has the BRCA2 gene mutation and had prophylactic surgeries in 2015 and 2016 and is an advocate for genetic testing.
    She started E2M in 2020 and we now have almost 150 MDIBs (including Dr. Grace Yum). She thinks she was the first MDIB!
    She loves to read.
    She misses the mountains (grew up in mountains of Virginia) and want to move back when she retires.
    She loves Halloween.
    She loves anything purple or pink :)

    • 39 min
    170: Interview with co-founders of SheDesigns Dental Studio, Vicki Thomas & Carolyn Capps

    170: Interview with co-founders of SheDesigns Dental Studio, Vicki Thomas & Carolyn Capps

    Vicki Thomas is a co-founder, owner and the president of She Designs Dental Studio. She has 27 Years of Dental Laboratory Experience and is currently pursuing her AACD certification and her CDT certification in Ceramics. Carolynn Capps is co-founder, owner and ceo of She Designs Dental Studio. She has 28 Years of dental laboratory experience. She is a Certified Dental Technician (CDT) in Ceramics and has a Master's of Business Administration. The two proudly boast over 25 years of dental laboratory ownership.

    • 27 min
    169: Interview with practice owner and dentist, Dr. Heather Zak-Ramsay

    169: Interview with practice owner and dentist, Dr. Heather Zak-Ramsay

    Dr. Heather Zak-Ramsay grew up in Dover, De. She earned her BS degree at the College of Charleston in South Carolina in 1996 and her DMD degree from the Medical University of South Carolina in 2001. She then completed a General Practice Residency at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Hampton, Virginia. For the last 18 years, she has been the owner of a general dental practice in Suffolk, Virginia. Dr. Zak-Ramsay is married to Jamie Ramsay, DMD and together they have three beautiful boys.

    • 32 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
72 Ratings

72 Ratings

chweyl ,

Good support for families

I’m not a dentist but as a dedicated mother, professional, and podcast host a truly got a lot out of this podcast.Thank you for providing real life knowledge to working professionals!
Cher Kretz host of Parenting with The Focused Mindset

CCharmed ,

Superwoman Powerhouse

Dr. Grace Yum shows you can do it all but also how to have balance. I admire her strength and vulnerability in both her interview and her guests. All of us women in dentistry need to be reminded we can’t be perfect 24/7. She is truly A breath of fresh air for our profession.

lbhdds ,

It Takes A Village

As any busy working mom will tell you, “It takes a village” to help us do all we have to do from being a dentist, business owner, mother, wife, daughter and friend! This podcast gathers experts and people just like us to provide resources & advice to gain help where we need it most! As Dr. Yum has said, we need our village but also our champions! Keep up the great work!

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