DSOs

Three Tips to Maximize Your Multiplier

Most dental service organizations (DSOs) and practice owners are leaving big money on the...

Reimbursement Rates Remain a Top Concern Among Dentists

Declining reimbursement rates is the top industry concern among dentists, according to a national...

Associate Dentists Face Risks When Their Employer Closes Business (Part 1)

Many doctors are employed as associate dentists. Some are retained by larger interstate dental...

Taking On The World of Corporate Dentistry

In most places where dentistry is private, there’s a good reason why regulations require...

Major DSOs Sign Deal to Use Align Technology’s iTero Element

Aspen Dental and Heartland Dental, two of the nation’s largest dental support organizations, will...

Physician Groups Challenge Corporatization of Healthcare

One newly established physician advocacy group, the Association of Independent Doctors (AID), is working...

Vertical Integration in the Dental Industry

Vertical integration is a common term in the study of microeconomics. It is the...

Beware the Charlatans Posing as Dental Consultants

Small-business dentistry is no longer the same industry it was even a decade ago....

Making the Case for the Independent Dental Practitioner

“Be kind to your dentist. Even dentists have fillings.” ~ Unknown  Filling a cavity...

Dental Therapy: A Joker in the Stacked Deck of Access to Care

There exists no universal definition for the term “access to care.”1,2 Meanings are all...