When Is High Overhead a Good Thing in Dental Practice Acquisitions?

In one of our recent posts, I talked about how finding the perfect dental practice is nearly impossible. It’s more important to look for practices with good numbers and even better potential. The problem is finding those practices and sorting out the “good” numbers from the not so good, and assessing the potential future performance … Continued →

2018 townie mtg presentation – buying a dental practice-there more to it than price-part II- Buyins\Buyouts\Mergers & Special Situations

Now that we’ve covered the meat and potatoes of my 2018 Townie meeting presentation lets go over some negotiating tips that will be useful in any purchase transaction you may find yourself dealing with. Let’s talk about the purchase price. While the price may not be the most important aspect of some transactions, that doesn’t … Continued →

Buying a Dental Practice, There’s More To It Than Price-Part V: Buyins/Buyouts/Mergers & Special Situations

My past blog talked about non-traditional GP practices and how you should approach them, this blog will talk about the “large practice” GP practices and the various ways you’ll need to deal with them. What do I mean by “large practice”?  The “large practice” is one which usually requires at least two dentists to handle … Continued →

Buying A Dental Practice: Buyins/Buyouts & Mergers

Next up I’ll talk about the “non-traditional” general dentistry practice and how you need to approach those situations. What do I mean by “a non-traditional general dentistry practice”? I’m referring to general dentistry practices that have developed somewhat of a specialty niche that they focus on within their general dentistry practice. This could be services … Continued →

Buying a Dental Practice, There’s More To It Than Price-Part III: Buyins/Buyouts/Mergers & Special Situations

Recap from Townie 2018 Presentation Blog #2 talked about those “special” situation practices like the fixer-upper, the recent start-up, the refurbished practice and the vacant space practice. I wanted to share two actual case studies with you, one with the recent start-up and the other with the fixer-upper. CASE STUDY #1 Let’s start with the recent … Continued →