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Doing it Yourself and/or Discount Brokers

Doctors are classic entrepreneurs. They are used to doing things themselves, and doing it "their way." When the time comes to sell their practice, they naturally feel that they could do it best since they know the practice better than anyone else does. Surely, it can’t be that difficult to locate a buyer and successfully complete a sale. Who needs to pay a “broker” to sell their practice when all you have to do is place an ad in the journal and answer calls from doctors anxious to buy.
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Just Five More Years

“Yes, sir, five more years, and that’s it! I’m going to quit practicing dentistry, I’ll be out of it for good, finished, through.”...
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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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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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Should I sign an offer to purchase that contains an "Exclusive Negotiating Period"?

No, never!
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Closing Announcements

Jeffrey J. Brown, D.M.D. has acquired the practice of Benjamin D. Emerson Jr., D.D.S.
- Vero Beach, FL

Benjamin T. Wietecha, D.M.D. has acquired equity in the practice of Julia Camp-Tome, D.D.S.
- Hilton Head Island, SC

Joseph W. Barker, D.M.D. has acquired the practice of Daryl W. Miller, D.D.S.
- Wenatchee, WA

Client Testimonials

"My AFTCO Analyst did an excellent job with helping guide me through the transition process! I would highly recommend AFTCO to anyone who is looking to sell their practice."

Jason W. Mullen, D.D.S.
Clayton, NC

"We could not have been more pleased with our AFTCO Analyst. He was invaluable in making this practice sale. I will highly recommend him to anyone I know is involved in selling a practice."

John M. Burd, D.M.D.
Mint Hill, NC

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Edmund E. Rahal Jr., D.M.D.
Valrico, FL