Artisan Dental, LLC

Certified B Corporation

Wisconsin, United States

Certified Since

April 2017


Medical & dental practice


Service with Significant Environmental Footprint

Operates In

United States

Artisan Dental is an independent dental practice offering exceptional quality preventive, cosmetic and restorative dental care for individuals and families. Artisan Dental's mission is to optimize the health and happiness of their patients, team members, suppliers, community, and the planet through exceptional quality care and sustainable business practices. As part of an ongoing effort to enact its mission, Artisan Dental became the first dental practice in Wisconsin to be a Certified B Corporation in 2017. Artisan was recognized by Madison Magazine as a Best Place to Work in 2017, 2018 & 2019. Artisan Dental was awarded an In Business Magazine, Dane County Small Business Award in 2018 and a "Best For The World, Worker Category" by B Labs in 2018 & 2019. In 2019, Artisan Dental was also the winner of "Wisconsin, Force For Positive Change Award". In 2020 Artisan Dental became the 1st carbon neutral general dentistry practice in the United States. Feel free to visit our website to learn more about how the Artisan Dental Health Plan, Artisan Dental Wellness Series, and Artisan Dental Recycling Program support these recognitions.

Overall B Impact Score

Based on the B Impact assessment, Artisan Dental, LLC earned an overall score of 95.7. The median score for ordinary businesses who complete the assessment is currently 50.9.
95.7 Overall B Impact Score
80 Qualifies for B Corp Certification
50.9 Median Score for Ordinary Businesses

Governance 15.0

Governance evaluates a company's overall mission, engagement around its social/environmental impact, ethics, and transparency. This section also evaluates the ability of a company to protect their mission and formally consider stakeholders in decision making through their corporate structure (e.g. benefit corporation) or corporate governing documents.

Mission & Engagement1.8
Ethics & Transparency3.1
+ Mission Locked10

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.

Workers 24.3

Workers evaluates a company’s contributions to its employees’ financial security, health & safety, wellness, career development, and engagement & satisfaction. In addition, this section recognizes business models designed to benefit workers, such as companies that are at least 40% owned by non-executive employees and those that have workforce development programs to support individuals with barriers to employment.

Financial Security9.5
Health, Wellness, & Safety6.1
Career Development3.6
Engagement & Satisfaction5.0

Community 21.3

Community evaluates a company’s engagement with and impact on the communities in which it operates, hires from, and sources from. Topics include diversity, equity & inclusion, economic impact, civic engagement, charitable giving, and supply chain management. In addition, this section recognizes business models that are designed to address specific community-oriented problems, such as poverty alleviation through fair trade sourcing or distribution via microenterprises, producer cooperative models, locally focused economic development, and formal charitable giving commitments.

Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion3.9
Economic Impact4.9
Civic Engagement & Giving5.7
Supply Chain Management3.4

Environment 19.2

Environment evaluates a company’s overall environmental management practices as well as its impact on the air, climate, water, land, and biodiversity. This includes the direct impact of a company’s operations and, when applicable its supply chain and distribution channels. This section also recognizes companies with environmentally innovative production processes and those that sell products or services that have a positive environmental impact. Some examples might include products and services that create renewable energy, reduce consumption or waste, conserve land or wildlife, provide less toxic alternatives to the market, or educate people about environmental problems.

Environmental Management4.1
Air & Climate8.1
Land & Life5.4

Customers 15.8

Customers evaluates a company’s stewardship of its customers through the quality of its products and services, ethical marketing, data privacy and security, and feedback channels. In addition, this section recognizes products or services that are designed to address a particular social problem for or through its customers, such as health or educational products, arts & media products, serving underserved customers/clients, and services that improve the social impact of other businesses or organizations.

Customer Stewardship2.7
+ Health & Wellness Improvement13.1

What is this? A company with an Impact Business Model is intentionally designed to create a specific positive outcome for one of its stakeholders - such as workers, community, environment, or customers.

Previous Overall B Impact Scores

2021 Overall B Impact Score95.7
2017 Overall B Impact Score82.3

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