dental partnership practice

Summary

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.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi The keys to successful associateships
    Roger P Levin
    Levin Group, USA
    Compend Contin Educ Dent 26:76-8. 2005
  2. ncbi Orthodontic practices in Australasia: practice activity
    Rachael Mathew
    Dental School, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Adelaide, Australia
    Aust Orthod J 21:1-10. 2005
  3. ncbi Restrictive covenants--everything you wanted to know but were afraid to ask
    H J Stockton
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg
    J Can Dent Assoc 59:242-7. 1993
  4. ncbi A duck is a duck
    Laurance Jerrold
    Postgraduate Orthodontics Program, New York University College of Dentistry, NY, USA
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 121:326-7. 2002
  5. ncbi Shall we dance? Taking a partner into your practice
    Jeffrey I Lasky
    N Y State Dent J 69:28-9. 2003
  6. ncbi My associate's attendance problem is becoming my problem. Help!
    Toni Talbot
    J Mich Dent Assoc 90:18. 2008
  7. ncbi You can sell your practice and work too
    Alan A Clemens
    N Y State Dent J 69:38. 2003
  8. ncbi Demographic variables affecting patient referrals from general practice dentists to periodontists
    Mark Roy Zemanovich
    Department of Periodontics, School of Dentistry, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    J Periodontol 77:341-9. 2006
  9. ncbi Transitional office design: attracting an associate
    Warren Hamula
    Modern Orthodontic Designs, 1539 S Eighth St, Colorado Springs, CO 80906, USA
    J Clin Orthod 36:701-6. 2002
  10. ncbi In the beginning
    William 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

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  1. ncbi The keys to successful associateships
    Roger 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...
  2. ncbi Orthodontic practices in Australasia: practice activity
    Rachael 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...
  3. ncbi Restrictive covenants--everything you wanted to know but were afraid to ask
    H 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...
  4. ncbi A duck is a duck
    Laurance Jerrold
    Postgraduate Orthodontics Program, New York University College of Dentistry, NY, USA
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 121:326-7. 2002
  5. ncbi Shall we dance? Taking a partner into your practice
    Jeffrey I Lasky
    N Y State Dent J 69:28-9. 2003
  6. ncbi My associate's attendance problem is becoming my problem. Help!
    Toni Talbot
    J Mich Dent Assoc 90:18. 2008
  7. ncbi You can sell your practice and work too
    Alan A Clemens
    N Y State Dent J 69:38. 2003
  8. ncbi Demographic variables affecting patient referrals from general practice dentists to periodontists
    Mark 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...
  9. ncbi Transitional office design: attracting an associate
    Warren Hamula
    Modern Orthodontic Designs, 1539 S Eighth St, Colorado Springs, CO 80906, USA
    J Clin Orthod 36:701-6. 2002
  10. ncbi In the beginning
    William 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...
  11. ncbi Negotiating a fair compensation package
    Thomas 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...
  12. ncbi Business know-how: proper use of a family limited partnership
    Milt Zall
    Zall Enterprises, Silver Spring, MD, USA
    CDS Rev 97:42-3. 2004
  13. ncbi A regional survey of dentists' preferences for hiring a dental associate
    Meghan 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...
  14. ncbi A survey on orthodontic retention procedures in The Netherlands
    Anne 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...
  15. ncbi 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
  16. ncbi Developing an associateship demands a careful analysis
    C 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...
  17. ncbi Successful associateship agreements
    B 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...
  18. ncbi Career preferences of pediatric dentistry advanced education students
    M 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...
  19. ncbi Associateships: trends and opportunities
    J 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...
  20. ncbi A survey of faculty practices in U.S. dental schools
    D 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...
  21. ncbi Under my mentor's wings
    Reid Koyanagi
    Hawaii Dent J 37:17. 2006
  22. ncbi 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
  23. ncbi Selling a dental practice?
    Niall Jennings
    Innovative Irish Dental Services
    J Ir Dent Assoc 52:96-7. 2006
  24. ncbi The small business buy-sell agreement
    Mark Papalia
    Papalia Financial, Danville, PA, USA
    Pa Dent J (Harrisb) 73:19-20. 2006
  25. ncbi Career choices on graduation--a study of recent graduates from University College Cork
    Gerald 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...
  26. ncbi Mapping dental establishments in New York State just before the recession
    H 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...
  27. ncbi Partnerships: the benefits, pitfalls and elements for success
    Marvin Greene
    CDS Rev 99:20-2. 2006
  28. ncbi Today's New dentists face professional challenges and opportunities
    Teri 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...
  29. ncbi Looking-glass world
    B D Skinner
    Br Dent J 203:228. 2007
  30. ncbi Specialty and sex as predictors of depression in dentists
    Sarah 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...
  31. ncbi 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
  32. ncbi 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
  33. ncbi Motivational factors and future life plans of orthodontic residents in the United States
    James 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...
  34. ncbi Private practice of prosthodontists: current conditions of practice in the United States
    Kent 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...
  35. ncbi Sharing the burden
    Liam 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...
  36. ncbi Exit strategies
    Philip A Cooper
    American Practice Consultants, Mooretown, NJ, USA
    Pa Dent J (Harrisb) 75:33-4. 2008
  37. ncbi What you should know about buy-sell agreements
    Kelly Williams
    First Command Financial Planning, Aiea, Hawaii, USA
    Hawaii Dent J 39:13. 2008
  38. ncbi Successful associateships don't just happen
    Linda L Miles
    Linda L Miles and Associates, an INC500 Company, USA
    Dent Assist 77:38-9, 43. 2008
  39. ncbi 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...
  40. ncbi Evaluating a dental practice for purchase or associateship
    Robert 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...
  41. ncbi Morning huddle or prayer meeting?
    Toni Talbot
    J Mich Dent Assoc 90:18. 2008
  42. ncbi Gender differences in dentists' working practices and job satisfaction
    Kathryn 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...
  43. ncbi How to plan a successful associateship and practice transition
    Stanley 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...
  44. ncbi Transitioning from residency to private practice
    M 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...
  45. ncbi The relationship between gender and postgraduate aspirations among first- and fourth-year students at public dental schools: a longitudinal analysis
    Mark 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...
  46. ncbi Determinants of general dentists' decisions to accept capitation payment: a conceptual model and empirical estimates
    Douglas Conrad
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7660, USA
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 37:189-98. 2009
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  47. ncbi The legal business of dentistry
    Steve 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...
  48. ncbi Finding the right associate
    Roger P Levin
    Levin Group, Owings Mills, MD 21117, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 138:243-4. 2007
  49. ncbi A way of life
    Michel Champagne
    Int J Orthod Milwaukee 17:5-9. 2006
  50. ncbi Misleading news
    R Hoppenbrouwers
    Br Dent J 201:488. 2006
  51. ncbi Tapping into transitions success
    Howard M Rochestie
    J Mich Dent Assoc 86:22. 2004
  52. ncbi Does science matter when selecting an office partner?
    David L Turpin
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 121:437. 2002
  53. ncbi Small town practices--a great way of life
    Kevin A Shea
    Northwest Dent 81:51-2. 2002
  54. ncbi Better opportunities for women dentists: a review of the contribution of women dentists to the workforce
    J 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...
  55. ncbi Cross-infection control in dental practice in the Republic of Ireland
    H 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...
  56. ncbi Observations on achieving total practice success
    R 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...
  57. ncbi A study of the career development of male and female dental practitioners
    J 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...
  58. ncbi The effects of gender and race on practice pattern preferences of dental students
    J 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...
  59. ncbi Careers and patterns of work of Scottish dental graduates: 1991 and 1994
    P 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...
  60. ncbi An investigation of dental student practice preferences
    P A Winter
    Department of Administration and Higher Education, University of Louisville School of Education, KY 40292, USA
    J Dent Educ 62:565-72. 1998
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  61. ncbi 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...
  62. ncbi Gender and the transition into practice
    E S Solomon
    Student Services, Baylor College of Dentistry, Dallas, TX 75246, USA
    J Dent Educ 59:836-40. 1995
    ..abstract truncated at 250 words)..
  63. ncbi Associateships, partnerships, buying, and selling. Strategies for established practitioners and new dentists
    L 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...
  64. ncbi The practice of dentistry by male and female dentists
    A 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...
  65. ncbi Early career experiences of young periodontists
    D O Born
    Department of Preventive Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
    J Periodontol 60:217-21. 1989
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  66. ncbi Professional responsibility
    X Talati
    Br Dent J 193:62. 2002
  67. ncbi A heavy disposal
    E B Strachan
    Br Dent J 193:64. 2002
  68. ncbi Paying off big debt fast: dentists share their stories
    Janyce Hamilton
    J Calif Dent Assoc 31:31-7. 2003
  69. ncbi How to lose an associate in 10 days
    Lisa L Knowles
    J Mich Dent Assoc 86:52-4. 2004
  70. ncbi Fathers and sons. Practices not necessarily made in heaven
    H 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...
  71. ncbi Transition planning and retirement
    Paul D Sletten
    Hawaii Dent J 33:11-2. 2002
  72. ncbi Avoid financial gridlock in a dental group. How to gain financial benefits, even if your partners don't
    Christopher R Jarvis
    CDS Rev 96:24-5. 2003
  73. ncbi Practice acquisition: financing and related issues
    Howard D Iba
    Blair, McGill and Hill Group, 2810 Coliseum Centre Drive, Suite 360, Charlotte, NC 28217, USA
    J Clin Orthod 37:485-9. 2003
  74. ncbi [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
  75. ncbi Partnership is a three-step process
    A Paul Bass
    Fortune Management, Tullahoma, Tenn 37388, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 134:1114-7. 2003
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  76. ncbi Litigation, Legislation, and Ethics. Breaking up is hard to do
    Laurance Jerrold
    Jacksonville University Dental School of Orthodontics, Jacksonville, FL, USA
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 124:106-8. 2003
  77. ncbi The best way to initiate a dental practice
    Gordon J Christensen
    Clinical Research Associates, Provo, Utah 84604, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 134:241-3. 2003
  78. ncbi Why associateships fail
    Roger P Levin
    Levin Group, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Pract Proced Aesthet Dent 15:61-3. 2003
  79. ncbi The best way to bring a dentist into your practice
    Gordon J Christensen
    Clinical Research Associates, Provo, Utah 84604, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 134:367-9. 2003
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  80. ncbi Practice transition strategies: Part 2: Moving decisions
    Peter J Ackerman
    CDS Rev 96:22-4. 2003
  81. ncbi Avoiding the pitfalls of an associateship buy-in: a case
    L 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...
  82. ncbi Litigation, legislation, and ethics. Perception is reality
    Laurance Jerrold
    Postgraduate Orthodontics, Saint Barnabas Hospital, Bronx, NY, USA
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 123:478-9. 2003
  83. ncbi Differences in net incomes of male and female owner general practitioners
    L 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...
  84. ncbi Making the move that's right for you
    Martin Mattler
    N Y State Dent J 69:22-4. 2003
  85. ncbi Attitudes to water fluoridation in general dental practice in the North East of England
    R 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...