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September 12, 2022 Feature Oral HealthOrthodonticsPractice management

The DSO Model: Your Questions Answered

by Paul Helpard, DDS, MSOrtho, BSc; Nick Korhonen; Vawn Himmelsbach

In North America, there’s a trend toward consolidation of individual orthodontic practices as the specialty evolves – from people and operations to technology and the business model itself.Advertisement Some have predicted this change, seeing other medical professions consolidating in recent

September 5, 2022 News BlogsPractice management

Can You STILL Be Happy in Private Practice?

by Shawn Peers, Dental Peers

It is always interesting to observe how perspectives change from one generation to the next.  While consulting with a dentist in Ottawa approximately 10 years ago, a 4th-year dental student dropped by. An ambitious person, she was already exploring the

July 12, 2022 News DentistryNews

123Dentist and Altima Dental Announce a Strategic Merger with Support from Peloton Capital, KKR, and Heartland Dental

by 123Dentist & Altima Dental Canada

123Dentist combines with Altima Dental and Lapointe Group, solidifying its position as one of the largest dental support organizations in Canada 123Dentist, Altima Dental, and Lapointe Group have entered into a merger agreement to create one of the largest dental

June 6, 2022 News DentistryNews

Inside the Corporate Dash to Buy Up Dentists’ Offices, Veterinary Clinics and Pharmacies

by The Globe and Mail

Jordyn Hewer had a plan: Go to veterinary school, get a decade of experience under his belt and then buy his own practice. The first two steps went off without a hitch. He graduated from the University of Montreal’s veterinary

May 10, 2022 News DentistryNews

123Dentist Named One of Canada’s Best Managed Companies

by 123Dentist

123Dentist is proud to be recognized for overall business performance and sustained growth with the prestigious Canada’s Best Managed Companies designation. Now in its 29th year, Canada’s Best Managed Companies remains one of the country’s leading business awards programs recognizing Canadian-owned and managed companies

February 25, 2022 News DentistryNews

Henry Schein Announces Support for Inaugural Women in DSO® Event, ‘Empower and Grow 2022’

by Henry Schein, Inc.

Company to Sponsor Keynote Speaker, Bonnie St. John – Best-Selling Author, Former White House Official, and Paralympic Ski Medalist Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC), the world’s largest provider of health care solutions to office-based dental and medical practitioners, announced today

June 7, 2021 News BlogsPractice managementPractice Operations

Eliminating the “Can’t Beat’em, Better Join’em” Mindset!

by Shawn Peers, DentalPeers

By now, everyone probably knows about the DentalCorp IPO. It is the first Canadian corporate dental group to go public since TriDont tried it, unsuccessfully, approximately 35 years ago. The response to this news on social media has been interesting

March 10, 2020 News News

Altima Dental Celebrates and Highlights $160 MM in New Partnership Growth During 2019

by Altima Dental

Altima Dental is celebrating a record-breaking year after increasing the total number of dental clinics by 60% and adding over $160 million in partnership value in 2019. Altima solidified a stronger presence in 6 provinces and now operates under 33 banners. With