dental partnership practice
Summary: A voluntary contract between two or more dentists who may or may not share responsibility for the care of patients, with proportional sharing of profits and losses.
- The keys to successful associateshipsRoger P Levin
Levin Group, USA
Compend Contin Educ Dent 26:76-8. 2005..Once the right systems are in place, hiring an associate still requires excellent communication and training skills on the part of the dentist...
- Orthodontic practices in Australasia: practice activityRachael Mathew
Dental School, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Adelaide, Australia
Aust Orthod J 21:1-10. 2005..Overall, orthodontists were satisfied with the workload and did not want more orthodontists in their geographical area. CONCLUSION: This study provides a sound basis for consideration of challenges in practice and changes over time...
- Restrictive covenants--everything you wanted to know but were afraid to askH J Stockton
Department of Restorative Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg
J Can Dent Assoc 59:242-7. 1993..Therefore, principal dentists must take steps to protect valuable practice goodwill. The inclusion and proper use of restrictive covenants in associateship agreements should help to protect principal dentists...
- A duck is a duckLaurance Jerrold
Postgraduate Orthodontics Program, New York University College of Dentistry, NY, USA
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 121:326-7. 2002
- Shall we dance? Taking a partner into your practiceJeffrey I Lasky
N Y State Dent J 69:28-9. 2003
- My associate's attendance problem is becoming my problem. Help!Toni Talbot
J Mich Dent Assoc 90:18. 2008
- You can sell your practice and work tooAlan A Clemens
N Y State Dent J 69:38. 2003
- Demographic variables affecting patient referrals from general practice dentists to periodontistsMark Roy Zemanovich
Department of Periodontics, School of Dentistry, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
J Periodontol 77:341-9. 2006..The purpose of this study was to investigate the referral relationship between GPs and periodontists within the state of Virginia...
- Transitional office design: attracting an associateWarren Hamula
Modern Orthodontic Designs, 1539 S Eighth St, Colorado Springs, CO 80906, USA
J Clin Orthod 36:701-6. 2002
- In the beginningWilliam A van Dyk
Department of Practice Management, University of the Pacific Arthur A Dugoni School of Dentistry, USA
J Calif Dent Assoc 35:123-5. 2007..They include knowledge of what to say to get offered the right job and what to ask to choose the best position. New dentists need to look inward first and be proactive next to land the best position possible...
- Negotiating a fair compensation packageThomas L Snyder
Snyder Group, LLC, USA
J Mass Dent Soc 54:30-2. 2005..Understanding the employer's side of the equation is equally important in developing a win/win compensation package for yourself...
- Business know-how: proper use of a family limited partnershipMilt Zall
Zall Enterprises, Silver Spring, MD, USA
CDS Rev 97:42-3. 2004
- A regional survey of dentists' preferences for hiring a dental associateMeghan C Halley
Department of Community Dentistry, School of Dental Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106 4905, USA
J Am Dent Assoc 139:973-9. 2008..To provide practical information for new job-seeking dentists, the authors conducted a survey to assess dentists' preferences with regard to hiring an associate...
- A survey on orthodontic retention procedures in The NetherlandsAnne Marie Renkema
Department of Orthodontics and Oral Biology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, The Netherlands
Eur J Orthod 31:432-7. 2009..Fifty-nine per cent of the orthodontists believed that a practice guideline for retention after orthodontic treatment needs to be developed, which was confirmed by the varied responses in this survey...
- What do you do with your dental office when you no longer want to practice?John van der Pyl
Hawaii Dent J 33:13, 16. 2002
- Developing an associateship demands a careful analysisC M Caplan
School of Dentistry Georgetown University, Washington, DC
Compendium 11:256-9. 1990..Initiating the process without scrupulous planning could have both negative financial and behavioral repercussions. This article reviews aspects that need to be taken into account by a dentist when considering an associateship...
- Successful associateship agreementsB C Crafton
Crafton Group, Health Care Consulting Firm, Ellicott City, Md 12042, USA
J Am Dent Assoc 128:1152-4. 1997..Dentists should not enter an associateship agreement without fully understanding the agreement and its obligations or without the help of an accountant and an attorney...
- Career preferences of pediatric dentistry advanced education studentsM W Roberts
Department of Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, USA
Pediatr Dent 19:104-8. 1997..Noncitizens were found to have a significant preference when compared to citizens for academic full- and part-time, hospital/institutional full- and part-time, research, full- and part-time positions, and for additional training...
- Associateships: trends and opportunitiesJ L Hardage
Department of General Practice, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio
Tex Dent J 108:17-9. 1991..Students review the Placement Service computer printout regularly, and practitioners seeking an associate should consider utilizing this same free listing service...
- A survey of faculty practices in U.S. dental schoolsD M Almog
Department of Prosthodontics, Eastman Dental Center, Rochester, USA
N Y State Dent J 62:25-9. 1996..The results of the survey indicate a continuing trend towards the establishment of dental school-based intramural practices as a means of supporting the dental school budget...
- Under my mentor's wingsReid Koyanagi
Hawaii Dent J 37:17. 2006
- Top 10 tips for selling a dental practice (even if you're not ready to sell it yet)Imtiaz Manji
J Mich Dent Assoc 88:26-31. 2006
- Selling a dental practice?Niall Jennings
Innovative Irish Dental Services
J Ir Dent Assoc 52:96-7. 2006
- The small business buy-sell agreementMark Papalia
Papalia Financial, Danville, PA, USA
Pa Dent J (Harrisb) 73:19-20. 2006
- Career choices on graduation--a study of recent graduates from University College CorkGerald McKenna
School of Dentistry, University College Cork
J Ir Dent Assoc 55:288-92. 2009..VT is a mandatory 12-month period for all UK dental graduates who wish to work within the National Health Service. It provides structured, supervised experience in training practices and through organised study days...
- Mapping dental establishments in New York State just before the recessionH Barry Waldman
Department of General Dentistry, Stony Brook University School of Dental Medicine, Stony Brook, NY, USA
N Y State Dent J 76:22-5. 2010..The usual favorable expectations of an economic upswing after a recession for dental establishments may need to be tempered given these developments...
- Partnerships: the benefits, pitfalls and elements for successMarvin Greene
CDS Rev 99:20-2. 2006
- Today's New dentists face professional challenges and opportunitiesTeri Barichello
American Dental Association Committee, New Dentist, USA
J Am Coll Dent 72:6-8. 2005..The new dentist will look for flexibility and responsiveness to personal and social challenges...
- Looking-glass worldB D Skinner
Br Dent J 203:228. 2007
- Specialty and sex as predictors of depression in dentistsSarah Mathias
College of Dentistry, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60612, USA
J Am Dent Assoc 136:1388-95. 2005..Because depression is harmful to dentists and raises quality-of-care issues, they should be educated to help them recognize depression and encouraged to seek treatment...
- Will a new associate help--or hurt--your practice?Alan Laing
Dental Practice Valuation and Brokerage Department, Healthcare Mangement Division, Rehmann Group, USA
J Mich Dent Assoc 87:46-9. 2005
- Location, location, location, or, where the heck am I anyway?Woody Kwon
Minnesota Dental Association, Committee on the New Dentist, USA
Northwest Dent 84:37-8. 2005
- Motivational factors and future life plans of orthodontic residents in the United StatesJames Noble
Orthodontist, Bloorview Kids Rehab, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 137:623-30. 2010..The purposes of this study were to investigate factors influencing career choice and identify future life plans of orthodontic residents in the United States...
- Private practice of prosthodontists: current conditions of practice in the United StatesKent D Nash
Nash and Associates, Millican, TX 77866, USA
J Prosthodont 19:175-86. 2010..The purpose of this article is to examine data and results from the 2008 Survey of Prosthodontists. Survey results are used to examine current trends and characteristics of prosthodontists in private practice...
- Sharing the burdenLiam Tuohy
J Ir Dent Assoc 52:156-7. 2006..Expense sharing arrangements are extremely beneficial to dentists and not just in a financial sense. They can be easy to organise and administer, but must be based on a proper written legal agreement...
- Exit strategiesPhilip A Cooper
American Practice Consultants, Mooretown, NJ, USA
Pa Dent J (Harrisb) 75:33-4. 2008
- What you should know about buy-sell agreementsKelly Williams
First Command Financial Planning, Aiea, Hawaii, USA
Hawaii Dent J 39:13. 2008
- Successful associateships don't just happenLinda L Miles
Linda L Miles and Associates, an INC500 Company, USA
Dent Assist 77:38-9, 43. 2008
- Commercialization of dental education: have we gone too far?Peter M Spalding
University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry, USA
J Am Coll Dent 73:30-5. 2006..The dental profession needs to preserve the appropriate autonomy of dental education from commercial influences in order to prevent erosion of academic and ethical standards that are critical to professional integrity and public trust...
- Evaluating a dental practice for purchase or associateshipRobert J Diecidue
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Dent Clin North Am 52:483-93, vii. 2008..With appropriate knowledge and preparation, due diligence, and ethical and sensitive behavior, transitioning to private practice can be successful and lead to professional and personal fulfillment...
- Morning huddle or prayer meeting?Toni Talbot
J Mich Dent Assoc 90:18. 2008
- Gender differences in dentists' working practices and job satisfactionKathryn M S Ayers
Faculty of Dentistry, University of Otago, P O Box 647, Dunedin, New Zealand
J Dent 36:343-50. 2008..To describe the working practices and level of job satisfaction of male and female dentists...
- How to plan a successful associateship and practice transitionStanley L Pollock
Professional Practice Planners, 332 5th Avenue, Suite 213, McKeesport, PA 15132, USA
Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin North Am 20:27-36. 2008..We concluded that not only must the doctors be willing to devote a great deal of time and effort to building the practice but even greater time and effort into building and nurturing the associateship...
- Transitioning from residency to private practiceM Todd Brandt
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Augusta Medical Center, 78 Medical Center Drive, Fishersville, VA 22939 1000, USA
Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin North Am 20:1-9. 2008..Each career path offers distinct challenges and rewards. This article reviews the issues that face a chief resident embarking on a career in private practice in oral and maxillofacial surgery...
- The relationship between gender and postgraduate aspirations among first- and fourth-year students at public dental schools: a longitudinal analysisMark Scarbecz
Department of Pediatric Dentistry and Community Oral Health, University of Tennessee College of Dentistry, 875 Union Ave, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
J Dent Educ 71:797-809. 2007..The results suggest that mentoring and faculty encouragement are important influences on dental students' plans for postgraduate education...
- Determinants of general dentists' decisions to accept capitation payment: a conceptual model and empirical estimatesDouglas Conrad
Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7660, USA
Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 37:189-98. 2009....
- The legal business of dentistrySteve Barrabee
JD Bradley, Curley, Aslano, Barrabee and Gale, PC, Larkspur, Calif 94939, USA
J Calif Dent Assoc 37:621-9. 2009..This article provides an introduction, issue spotting, and tips to avoid those legal battles...
- Finding the right associateRoger P Levin
Levin Group, Owings Mills, MD 21117, USA
J Am Dent Assoc 138:243-4. 2007
- A way of lifeMichel Champagne
Int J Orthod Milwaukee 17:5-9. 2006
- Misleading newsR Hoppenbrouwers
Br Dent J 201:488. 2006
- Tapping into transitions successHoward M Rochestie
J Mich Dent Assoc 86:22. 2004
- Does science matter when selecting an office partner?David L Turpin
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 121:437. 2002
- Small town practices--a great way of lifeKevin A Shea
Northwest Dent 81:51-2. 2002
- Better opportunities for women dentists: a review of the contribution of women dentists to the workforceJ J Murray
Dertal School, Newcastle upon Tyne
Br Dent J 192:191-6. 2002..Thirdly, most women work either as associates in general dental practice (GDP) or in the Community Dental Service (CDS). Lastly, the perception that women find it difficult to return to dentistry after taking a career break...
- Cross-infection control in dental practice in the Republic of IrelandH P Kearns
University of Birmingham School of Dentistry, St Chad s Queensway, Birmingham B4 6NN, UK
Int Dent J 51:17-22. 2001..Further education may be appropriate in a number of areas such as mask wearing and the need to change gloves between patients...
- Observations on achieving total practice successR K Berning
University of Illinois College of Dentistry, USA
J Calif Dent Assoc 28:285-8. 2000..The foregoing will materially assist any practitioner to achieve the level of success they seek...
- A study of the career development of male and female dental practitionersJ T Newton
Department of Dental Public Health, Guy s, King s and Thomas School of Medicine and Dentistry, Guy s Hospital, London
Br Dent J 188:90-4. 2000..Age, length of time since qualification and the acquisition of additional qualifications are consistently found to differentiate dental practitioners' status...
- The effects of gender and race on practice pattern preferences of dental studentsJ M Butters
Department of Periodontics, Endodontics, and Dental Hygiene, University of Louisville School of Dentistry, USA
J Am Coll Dent 66:39-46. 1999..Also, females demonstrated a stronger preference for group practice than did males, while African Americans rated the employee practice arrangement more favorably than did Whites...
- Careers and patterns of work of Scottish dental graduates: 1991 and 1994P J Baldwin
Astley Ainslie Hospital, Edinburgh
Br Dent J 185:238-43. 1998..More worrying is the comparatively small number who wish to work within the hospital service or in academia. Results also indicate the need to develop schemes to retain women in the workforce...
- An investigation of dental student practice preferencesP A Winter
Department of Administration and Higher Education, University of Louisville School of Education, KY 40292, USA
J Dent Educ 62:565-72. 1998....
- Practice valuation. What does it mean?R K Hill
Business and Professional Associates, Houston, Texas 77036
J Am Dent Assoc 124:69-72. 1993..Assessing the value of your practice requires careful planning. This article discusses the reasons, methods and pitfalls of practice valuation...
- Gender and the transition into practiceE S Solomon
Student Services, Baylor College of Dentistry, Dallas, TX 75246, USA
J Dent Educ 59:836-40. 1995..abstract truncated at 250 words)..
- Associateships, partnerships, buying, and selling. Strategies for established practitioners and new dentistsL Winter
Department of Comprehensive Care and Applied Practice Administration, New York University College of Dentistry, New York
Dent Clin North Am 32:99-112. 1988..Associateships, partnerships, and buying-selling practices are the current trend among new and established practitioners. The method for fulfilling these objectives is addressed in this article...
- The practice of dentistry by male and female dentistsA J Spencer
Department of Dentistry, University of Adelaide, Australia
Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 16:202-7. 1988..It was more difficult to separate younger male and female dentists, indicating some convergence between the sexes. However, some differences persisted. Possible reasons for the differences are discussed and some implications noted...
- Early career experiences of young periodontistsD O Born
Department of Preventive Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
J Periodontol 60:217-21. 1989....
- Professional responsibilityX Talati
Br Dent J 193:62. 2002
- A heavy disposalE B Strachan
Br Dent J 193:64. 2002
- Paying off big debt fast: dentists share their storiesJanyce Hamilton
J Calif Dent Assoc 31:31-7. 2003
- How to lose an associate in 10 daysLisa L Knowles
J Mich Dent Assoc 86:52-4. 2004
- Fathers and sons. Practices not necessarily made in heavenH L Hamburg
NYU College of Dentistry
N Y State Dent J 58:51-3. 1992..Interpersonal relationships result in many minuses to the partners' rapport. This is magnified manyfold when the relationship is father and son. This article attempts to resolve some of the problems...
- Transition planning and retirementPaul D Sletten
Hawaii Dent J 33:11-2. 2002
- Avoid financial gridlock in a dental group. How to gain financial benefits, even if your partners don'tChristopher R Jarvis
CDS Rev 96:24-5. 2003
- Practice acquisition: financing and related issuesHoward D Iba
Blair, McGill and Hill Group, 2810 Coliseum Centre Drive, Suite 360, Charlotte, NC 28217, USA
J Clin Orthod 37:485-9. 2003
- [Cooperation strategies on trial. Decision of the BGH on apprehension of entering group practice partners has considerable consequences for medical and dental cooperation]J Messner
Urologe A 42:992. 2003
- Partnership is a three-step processA Paul Bass
Fortune Management, Tullahoma, Tenn 37388, USA
J Am Dent Assoc 134:1114-7. 2003....
- Litigation, Legislation, and Ethics. Breaking up is hard to doLaurance Jerrold
Jacksonville University Dental School of Orthodontics, Jacksonville, FL, USA
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 124:106-8. 2003
- The best way to initiate a dental practiceGordon J Christensen
Clinical Research Associates, Provo, Utah 84604, USA
J Am Dent Assoc 134:241-3. 2003
- Why associateships failRoger P Levin
Levin Group, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Pract Proced Aesthet Dent 15:61-3. 2003
- The best way to bring a dentist into your practiceGordon J Christensen
Clinical Research Associates, Provo, Utah 84604, USA
J Am Dent Assoc 134:367-9. 2003....
- Practice transition strategies: Part 2: Moving decisionsPeter J Ackerman
CDS Rev 96:22-4. 2003
- Avoiding the pitfalls of an associateship buy-in: a caseL R Domer
University of Colorado School of Dentistry
J Am Dent Assoc 122:105-6, 109-10. 1991..These sorts of arrangements and transactions can be structured to accommodate the interests of both parties...
- Litigation, legislation, and ethics. Perception is realityLaurance Jerrold
Postgraduate Orthodontics, Saint Barnabas Hospital, Bronx, NY, USA
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 123:478-9. 2003
- Differences in net incomes of male and female owner general practitionersL J Brown
American Dental Association, Health Policy Resources Center, Chicago, Ill 60611, USA
J Am Dent Assoc 129:373-8. 1998..If such a difference in net income persists, it could affect the profession as well as the distribution of dental school enrollments...
- Making the move that's right for youMartin Mattler
N Y State Dent J 69:22-4. 2003
- Attitudes to water fluoridation in general dental practice in the North East of EnglandR J Lowry
Dental School, Framlington Place, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 4BW
Br Dent J 196:423-4; discussion 411. 2004..To find out the knowledge of, and attitudes towards, water fluoridation of a sample of general dental practitioners working in the North East of England...