Private equity firms invest in many sectors of the healthcare industry, but until recently, orthopedic practices remained largely untouched. Now — given the high demand for services, increased case movement to outpatient venues and high-value ancillaries — the enthusiasm for orthopedic practice investment is growing rapidly. Industry watchers expect a flurry of such transactions in 2019 and beyond.

To learn about recent investments, market dynamics and regulatory considerations in this area, read my new McGuireWoods white paper, co-authored with colleagues Gretchen Townshend, Timothy Fry and Amanda Roenius, “Private Equity Investments in Orthopedic Practices: We’ve Got Your Back.”