Who We Are

We Know How to Support You

Our team combines clinical expertise with business acumen, giving your practice the foundation to excel.

What We
Believe

Our History:

Clinical autonomy is paramount to any successful support model. With this in mind, Oakpoint was founded with the belief that not all dental practices are alike. We understand your desire to be supported properly, allowing for complete clinical autonomy. We understand your needs and flex our delivery model accordingly. Oakpoint is designed with flexibility and appropriate areas of support. This means we are not a “one size fits all” model.

Deliver a differentiated support platform, enabling each team member to achieve superior clinical outcomes while living a more balanced life.

Our Purpose

Our Cause

Our Passion

What We Believe

Our History:

Clinical autonomy is paramount to any successful support model. With this in mind, Oakpoint was founded with the belief that not all dental practices are alike. We understand your desire to be supported properly, allowing for complete clinical autonomy. We understand your needs and flex our delivery model accordingly. Oakpoint is designed with flexibility and appropriate areas of support. This means we are not a “one size fits all” model.

Our Purpose, Our Cause, Our Passion

Deliver a differentiated support platform, enabling each team member to achieve superior clinical outcomes while living a more balanced life.

Our Core Values

The following Core Values guide us in everything we do.

Be Transparent

as a member of our team, we operate with complete transparency, including open and effective communication.

Own your Attitude

we arrive each day with a positive attitude, committed to delivering a differentiated support platform to our Clinical Teams.

Deliver a WOW Experience

we are committed to exceed expectations by delivering world class support to each affiliated practice.

Commit with Energy

we demonstrate initiative and committed energy focused on supporting our affiliated practices.

Act with Compassion

a compassionate approach drives peer-to-peer accountability and trust.

Leadership Team

We are a North Carolina based Dental Support Organization guided by a clinical leadership team passionate about supporting practices. We are a doctor owned model and understand the realities of your day-to-day. We help your practice run efficiently, guiding the big-picture goals while you focus on your patients.

Dr. Robert T. Kent

Dr. Kent specializes in orthodontic care for children, teenagers and adults. He received two undergraduate degrees and his Doctorate in Dentistry class from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill finishing in the top 5% of his class. He received his Masters in Orthodontics from Washington University in Saint Louis, Missouri.

 In his free time, Dr. Kent enjoys spending quality time with his wife, Donna, their children and dogs. In addition, he enjoys keeping active with tennis, golf, snowboarding, working out and spending time at the beach.

Mick Janness, CEO

Mick brings 15+ years of business leadership experience of multiple leading dental support organizations. His most recent engagement recognized 644% growth in under 3 years and was recognized on the Inc. 5000 fastest growing company list.

Mick once met the chairman of the New York Stock Exchange by accidentally being mistaken for a Secret Service Agent.

Erik Strang, CFO

Erik brings over 15 years of financial and mergers and acquisitions (M&A) experience including over six years of experience leading dental and physician services organizations. Previously as business development director for one of the largest dental service organizations in the U.S., Erik helped lead the affiliation of multiple transactions involving over 50 practice locations.

Erik is a huge sports fan and is currently in a competition with his friends to be the first to see all 30 Major League Baseball ballparks (he is two short of hitting 30 and becoming the winner!). He also once “caught” a home run ball that was hit by Prince Fielder – it bounced off the top off the outfield bullpen before he “caught” it.

Kelly Dye, Chief of Staff
Kelly is a hardworking dedicated professional with over 8 years’ experience in high profile retail business. She is an outstanding hands-on leader who motivates, trains, and provides guidance to teams to ensure consistent results well beyond expectations. Kelly is an organized self-motivator, strategic problem-solver with ability to work across all levels of an organization to partner with others. Excellent at planning, coordinating, focusing on details, taking initiative, and developing talent.

Kelly’s favorite hobbies consist of fly fishing for salmon, running outdoors with her dog, and traveling with her family. Kelly has traveled to 37/50 states and hopes to reach all 50 states one day!

We’re here for your practice. Have
questions or ready to get started?

Contact Us

100 Sawmill Road
Suite 200
Raleigh, NC 27615
Phone: 919-404-9153

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