Competition Continues for Anesthesiology Groups

Only three acquisitions of physician medical groups (PMG) were made public in July, but all three targeted anesthesiology practices. MEDNAX (NYSE: MD) announced two deals, one for Manassas Anesthesiology Associates in Virginia, and the other for Lakeshore Anesthesia Services, PC in Muskegon, Michigan.  Sherdian, a subsidiary of AmSurg Corp. (NASDAQ: AMSG), acquired Coastal Anesthesiology Associates, PA in St. Augustine, Florida. These three transactions bring the total number of anesthesiology deals to 11, or 23% of the 47 PMG transactions we’ve recorded in this sector so far in 2015. Read More »