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Dental Clinics Remain a Viable Investment Industry

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 As discussed in our prior multi-part series, dental clinic and dental practice management companies remain an exciting investment opportunity for many private equity investors. Medicaid spending on dentistry increased 63% to $7.4 billion between 2007 and 2010.  Medicaid reimbursement in the field is, in fact, projected to reach $622 billion over the next decade.  Thus… Continue Reading

Dental Investing Filling Need for PE Investing – Part II

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During recent months, private equity firms have been actively selling and buying dental practices, which some investors believe is a relatively stable and recession-proof health-care arena. With an aging population requiring more dental work, minimal government intervention and mostly private-pay, investing in dental practice has seen a definite uptick. Just last month, Great Expressions Dental… Continue Reading

Dental Investing Filling Need for PE Investing – Part I

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Dental practice management companies have been an increasing focus of private equity firms throughout the United States and Canada. As the cost of healthcare increases, small dental practices, like private medical practices, will soon be an anomaly. Thus, it is becoming increasingly apparent that the recent trend of dental practice management companies acquiring and running… Continue Reading

Due Diligence on Dialysis and Physician Practice Management Investments

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On March 25th McGuireWoods hosted a webinar for private equity investors that provided an overview of key business issues and due diligence process for investments in the dialysis and physician practice spaces.  If you missed the webinar, an archived copy of the webinar is available on our webite.  This entry provides a brief summary of one… Continue Reading