Joshua Gwinn
Hero Practice Services


2020 In Review: Lessons From Best in Class Organizations – A Panel Discussion
Thursday, July 29, 2021
12:10 PM – 12:45 PM



Mr. Gwinn brings extensive operational experience in dental, orthodontics and vision care to his role as Hero Practice Services Chief Executive Officer. He is keenly focused on patient needs and driving a culture that always puts our patients above all else. After starting his career as an Operation Specialist in the United States Navy, Gwinn spent several years with National Vision Inc. affiliated brands building his skills in all aspects of the optical field including but not limited to: optical dispensing, lab operations, field training, leadership, and de novo operations. He then shifted focus to the dental field becoming the Regional Director for Great Expressions Dental Centers throughout Michigan and Ohio. Most recently, Josh led operations as well as training and education for a large fleet of Gentle Dental practices in the Pacific Northwest, and California. Gwinn was born and raised in Arkansas in a large, blended family with seven children and feels a deep personal connection to Hero’s mission of expanding care access to underserved children.