NMS Capital-Backed Physician Group Adds New Dermatology Practice

NMS Capital-Backed Physician Group Adds New Dermatology Practice

A portfolio company of NMS Capital announced in the last week of June it has acquired a Maryland-based dermatology practice, capping off a busy month for the private equity firm. Anne Arundel Dermatology Management (ADM) purchased Chevy Chase Cosmetic Center and Dermatology & Cosmetics Surgery Associates (CCCC), a dermatology practice founded in 1992 with four physicians and multiple locations in Chevy Chase and Greenbelt in Maryland. No terms were disclosed With the addition of CCCC, ADM now provides support services to over 65 clinic locations across four states and over 155 providers. CCCC will benefit from ADM’s administrative and support services, including investments in... Read More »

PE Firms Are Big on Dermatology

Dermatology deals are popping up like, well, you can imagine. Five acquisitions have been announced in May 2016 alone, bringing this year’s total dermatology deals to nine, and equal to the number announced in all of 2014.  Those nine deals put this year on track to surpass 2015’s total of 11 deals. Private equity firms or their portfolio companies are by far the busiest players buying up dermatology clinics, accounting for 88% of acquisitions in this space since 2014. Finding a decent-size platform is a tough task in health care these days, as panelists at a recent health care deal summit noted. Outpatient physical therapy, behavioral health care, anesthesia practices are all in play. But... Read More »