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Quality of Life Scheduling

Quality of Life... the ultimate goal of each and every dentist. What is it? Well, it’s different for every dentist but, basically, it can be described as doing dentistry because you want to, doing only those procedures you enjoy, and doing them only on those patients you wish to treat, and only when you want! This is also referred to as “freedom.” Most doctors would prefer to spend less time in the office (rather than more time).
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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 is practice equity and how does it affect my net worth?

Practice equity is a measurement of the net value of your dental practice, which is always based on a percentage of the annual gross collections of your practice.
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Should I sign an offer to purchase that contains an "Exclusive Negotiating Period"?

No, never!
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Closing Announcements

Preston C. Carter, D.D.S. has acquired the practice of Terry V. Braswell, D.D.S.
- Texarkana, TX

Julie I. Waldrep, D.M.D. and Wesley J. Waldrep, D.M.D. have acquired the practice of Curtis R. Page, D.D.S.
- Boone, NC

Li Wang, D.M.D. has acquired the practice of Milan M. Humplik, D.M.D.
- Canton, MA

Client Testimonials

"My AFTCO Analyst was great. I talked with him over a six year period and he was always interested in finding the right person within my time frame for the transition. I couldn't have made the successful transition that I did without AFTCO."

Stanton D. Dunn Jr., D.D.S.
Scottsburg, IN

"I am most pleased with AFTCO's services and would recommend anyone considering selling their practice to speak with my AFTCO Analyst."

Michelle Morrow, D.M.D.
Dawsonville, GA

"My AFTCO Analyst worked as fast as he could to fairly evaluate my practice. All of my questions were always answered. My AFTCO Analyst followed up on details until the sale was completed. I would recommend him to any seller of a practice without hesitation."

Richard Cauley, D.D.S.
Big Spring, TX