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Purchase a Practice vs. Startup

Starting up a new dental practice is an extremely risky venture as a result of increased competition and an unpredictable economy. A dentist would be wise to consider purchasing an existing dental practice instead of starting a new one from scratch.
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Money is Just Not That Important to Me

I met a recent dental school graduate looking for a practice to buy. He was married and had one child and a second on the way. He was trying to decide what area he was interested in purchasing a practice and he felt compelled to explain to me that “the money was just not that important.”
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What is "Fair Market Value" and how does it apply to the valuation of a professional practice?

The most widely used method for determining practice value is fair market value. The commonly accepted definition of fair market value is the price which a professional practice would produce, allowing reasonable time to find a purchaser, with both buyer and seller having access to full disclosure of information about each other.
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What should office rent be as a percentage of gross collections for a general dental practice?

Office rent should be in the area of 4% of gross practice gross revenues...
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What makes a potentially good transaction go bad?

There are many different reasons for what seems like a perfect transaction to go bad.
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"I have worked with AFTCO in the past, so I am familiar with the high quality of service they offer. My AFTCO Analyst really strives to make each transaction a "Win-Win". I will definitely turn to AFTCO to acquire future practices."

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New Castle, PA

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