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Smile Brands’ Affiliate Acquires Folsom Dental Group

September 18, 2017 | ADSO News, Industry News

Group Dentistry Now – A+ Dental Care, an affiliated dental group of Smile Brands, recently announced the acquisition of Folsom Dental Group in Folsom, California and the opening of a new A+ location in downtown Sacramento.  Folsom Dental Group has served the community for 16+ years and under the new ownership will be re-named A+ Dental Care. See full article
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How to maximize value and minimize taxes when selling a dental practice

August 21, 2017 | Industry News

Dentistry IQ – Have you ever thought about SELLING YOUR DENTAL PRACTICE? Sure, it will take some time and careful planning, but it’s not as complicated as you might think to maximize the value of your practice. One of the most important considerations every dentist should think about before signing on the dotted line is: what are the
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Finding Success In Your First Year As A Newly Supported Dentist

August 11, 2017 | ADSO News, Industry News

Group Dentistry Now – From July 26th – 28th, Heartland Dental welcomed 166 newly supported dentists representing 44 dental schools from around the country, to the company’s home office in Effingham, Illinois, for the 2017 Dr. LEADS course. This event was a great opportunity for these supported dentists to meet and network with one another, as well
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Affordable Dentures & Implants® Appoints Gene Kirtser As President

July 24, 2017 | ADSO News, Industry News

Affordable Dentures & Implants announced today that Gene Kirtser has been appointed to President and Chief Operating Officer of its dental support organization, Affordable Care. Mr. Kirtser previously served as President and Chief Executive Officer of ROi (Resource Optimization and Innovation), a division of Mercy Health and one of the most advanced and integrated healthcare supply chain
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Kool Smiles’ 3rd Annual “Sharing Smiles Day” Brings Dental Care to Hundreds of Children Without Insurance Coverage

PR Newswire – More than 500 children received needed dental treatments at no cost during Sharing Smiles Day, a national day of free dental care hosted by Kool Smiles on Sunday, May 21. “We began Sharing Smiles Day in 2015 as a way to bridge the access gap for children without dental insurance coverage,” said
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Pacific Dental Services Foundation™, with Support from Smile Generation®-Trusted Clinicians, Provided $46,920 in Donated Dentistry

PR Web – On Saturday, April 29, 2017, the Pacific Dental Services Foundation, with support from Smile Generation-trusted volunteer clinicians and their dental care teams, provided free dental care to 50 Dress for Success clients in Houston. Partnering with Dress for Success Houston, 81 volunteers comprised of Smile Generation-trusted clinicians and dental care teams set
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Research & Commentary: Dental Service Organizations Help Patients and Dentists

April 25, 2017 | Industry News

Heartland Institute – The dental industry has taken dramatic steps toward improving its services using information technology. A new model available to dentists are dental service organizations (DSOs). DSOs are companies dental providers can choose to contract with to provide critical business management and support services, including non-clinical operations. First launched in the late 1990s,
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Largest Dental Support Organization Event Of 2017: 900 Attendees Visit The ADSO Summit

April 6, 2017 | ADSO News, Industry News

  Group Dentistry Now – “Best ADSO Summit ever!” was a phrase heard repeatedly during and after ADSO’s annual Summit in Orlando, March 7-10. The Summit attracted nearly 900 registrants, surpassing last year’s event by more than 100 people and doubling the attendance from the 2015 meeting. More than 120 DSOs or group practices were
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April Is Oral Cancer Awareness Month: Utah Dental Group Offering Free Screening

April 5, 2017 | ADSO News, Industry News

Group Dentistry Now – At least one dental group practice, Apex Family Dental, a seven office practice spread across Salt Lake, Tooele, and Davis counties, is offering completely free oral cancer screenings to the community throughout the month of April. April is Oral Cancer Awareness month across the country. Although oral cancer only accounts for approximately 3% of
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New Survey: Kids without Dental Coverage Are Less Likely to Get Needed Care, Experience Double the Rate of Toothaches or Other Major Dental Problems

For Immediate Release Contact: Rebecca Reid Email: [email protected] WASHINGTON, D.C. – A new national survey of U.S. parents shows that children without dental insurance were twice as likely as insured kids to have had a recent toothache or other dental problem that affected their ability to eat, sleep or concentrate in school. The survey reveals
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