Apr 3, 2023
strategic move to grow your dental practice through a merger is a
big decision; one that comes with many moving parts. In this
episode, I reveal some of the pros and cons of merging a dental
practice to facilitate growth. I also discuss the growing trend of
dental entrepreneurs joining DSOs and DMSOs. While specifically
addressing dental entrepreneurs, this episode is packed full of
practical information for any business owner whose exploring the
option of a merger.
This week on The Financially Simple Podcast:
(1:23) Why would you consider merging a dental practice?
(3:49) Benefits of merging
(4:02) Revenue synergy
(5:32) Cost Savings
(7:18) The downside of mergers
(14:50) How DSO and DMSO models differ
(17:10) Considerations for merging with DSOs or DMSOs
Our Favorite Quotes:
"All businesses have problem areas and nobody wants to believe their business isn't 'beautiful.' So, you must expect the same to be true with the practice you're considering a merger with." - Justin Goodbread
"Merging companies are often so focused on cost savings and efficiency that the little things making your patient care so personalized and exceptional could easily fall by the wayside." - Justin Goodbread
About The Financially Simple Podcast
If you are looking for a podcast that speaks directly to the challenges and puzzles of running a business, you’ve come to the right place. The Financially Simple podcast was built for you. With over 400 episodes and counting, our host Justin Goodbread covers a broad range of topics, from starting a small business, to prepping it for sale, to growing your personal wealth. Justin’s combination of analytical skills, tough love, and a healthy dose of experience delivers practical ideas that will benefit business builders at every stage of their business journey.
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