Heidi Arndt

CEO, Strive Dental Management

Heidi Arndt, Strive Dental Management


Heidi Arndt is the Chief Executive Officer at Strive Dental Management.

Heidi graduated from the University of Minnesota with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene.

She worked as a clinical dental hygienist at various dental groups, including Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. During her clinical tenure with American Dental Partners; Heidi was promoted to the National Director of Dental Hygiene. In this role, she supported the dental hygienists within their affiliated dental groups; managing over $140 million in hygiene revenue annually and led all dental hygiene development activities for more than 250 practices and 1000 dental hygienists across the United States.

In 2011, Heidi started Enhanced Hygiene where she partnered with dental groups to train and develop their hygiene teams. In 2017, she launched a sister company – Enhanced Practice where they focused on supporting the development and growth of dental groups.

Heidi sold Enhanced Hygiene in 2019 and positioned herself to lead and operate Strive Dental Management in Austin, Texas where they have 5 affiliated dental practices and $20 million in annual revenue.

Heidi has spent over 20 years working in a dental group setting and is passionate about developing and growing strong dental organizations, as she believes the best patient care is delivered in a collaborative team approach.