Mike Baird will assume the role of chief executive officer at Henry Schein One. He will lead the organization in driving growth, developing mor seamlessly integrating products, and advancing digital innovations that help customers build stronger practices and deliver quality care, Henry Schein One said.
“Taking on this role with Henry Schein One is an exciting opportunity to collaborate with an outstanding team. We have tremendous potential to develop and execute forward-thinking strategies that help our customers connect every aspect of their dental technology so it works as one,” Baird said.
“Together with Henry Schein, Internet Brands, and our industry partners, we’ll continue to provide innovative, integrated software and services to our customers so they can focus on delivering quality care to their patients,” he said.
Baird joined Henry Schein One in July 2020 as executive advisor to its board of directors, where he helped develop strategic initiatives for the company. Previously, he held leadership positions in healthcare information technology companies and most recently served as president of health systems at American Well.
In his new role, Baird will work with leaders across Henry Schein One, including its software businesses in Europe and the Asia-Pacific region, to continue developing practice management, dental savings plans, marketing, office information technology, and patient engagement solutions, the company said.
Baird’s team also will partner closely with Henry Schein Dental, using the company’s portfolio of supplies, equipment, and practice services to provide comprehensive solutions for customers, the company said.
“We are thrilled to have Mike assume the role of chief executive officer for Henry Schein One,” said Stanley Bergman, chairman of the board and CEO of Henry Schein.
“His accomplishments and achievements thus far in his career are a testament to his work ethic and his ability to execute forward-thinking strategies. I look forward to continuing to work with Mike to ensure dental professionals receive the very best solutions from Henry Schein Dental and Henry Schein One,” Bergman said.