PE Buyers Targeting Dental Groups in 2017

Financial buyers in healthcare services are interested in segments with unyielding demand and little medical risk. No wonder, then, that dental groups have become a major target for these investors, and we’ve got the data to prove it. . Dental group acquisitions remain a solid investment. Since 2014, acquisitions have risen steadily. Through August 1, 2017, 19 dental deals have been announced, a 6% increase compared with 2016’s total of 18 deals. This eight-month total is alread 72% higher than 2015’s total (11), and up 138% from 2014’s total (8). Private equity firms are almost entirely responsible for the ongoing consolidation. In 2017, 53% of buyers were private equity firms, and... Read More »