Practice Support & Consulting

Practice Support & Consulting

Our experienced Practice Support Team has clinical and business expertise dedicated to supporting your practice and answering your questions. As a Burkhart Supply Savings Guarantee or Platinum level account, these services are provided at no cost to you. Our Practice Consultants can assess your practice, make recommendations, and help you to:

  • Explore ways to achieve your practice goals
  • Discover strengths and areas that need more focus
  • Determine the overall health of your practice
  • Support your practice with the tools, resources, and coaching needed to enhance your practice’s success

Read the latest articles from our Healthy Practice Newsletter.

Check out our value-added services for qualifying current Supply Savings Guarantee and Platinum Clients.

Watch our Hygiene Webinar.

Take our Strong Systems Quiz to evaluate your practice performance and set goals for 2024. High scores on these systems will help improve outcomes for your patients, your practice, your team, your profitability, and your enjoyment in 2024!


“What a valuable gem”

Scott Thomas, DMD – Dundee Family Dentistry of Dundee, OR

Thank you to the Burkhart Practice Support team! What a valuable gem that we have as Burkhart customers to be able to reach out and ask for advice on things that heavily impact our practices. I have used the service a few times and will continue to reach out with more questions. Thank you again and keep up the great service!

Meet the Team

Margaret Boyce-Cooley – Burkhart Practice Support Team

Margaret Boyce-Cooley


Margaret draws from 25+ years of leading businesses to improved performance through a strategic approach to solving business challenges and enhancing their client experiences. She has a passion for coaching business teams and leaders to success. Since 2005, Margaret has been providing coaching and training for Burkhart’s clients and internal associates. With two of three children in college, Margaret is excited for this next chapter.

Kathy Edwards, RDH – Burkhart Practice Support Team

Kathy Edwards, RDH

Practice Support Consultant

Kathy’s 21+ years in dentistry, preceded by a 10+ year accounting career, allows her to bring passion to both patient-centered care and sound business strategies for the dental practices we support. Kathy came to Burkhart in 2008 and continues to practice clinical hygiene along with providing insight and coaching as a Practice Support Consultant to Burkhart’s clients and internal associates. Her experience allows her to offer clear solutions and expert advice for practices’ most challenging business needs. Kathy spends as much time as possible boating in the beautiful San Juan and Gulf Islands with her husband, Justin.

Kourtney McConnell

Administrative Coordinator

Kourtney brings 10+ years of experience in client service, hospitality, and education to the Burkhart team. Joining in 2022 as the Boise Branch Coordinator and moving to the Practice Support Team in 2023, Kourtney is eager to provide the best experience to anyone who crosses her path. Her passion for continuous improvement and thoughtful care ensure our clients are connected to the resources and support they need. Kourtney likes to spend quality time hiking in the beautiful Boise foothills and caring for her houseplants.