The first quarter of 2020 proved to be similar in most regards to the preceding quarters of 2019 marked by economic growth, low unemployment, and strong financial markets. That changed suddenly with a disease caused by a coronavirus, termed Covid-19, following its... Read more
You Asked, We Answered! Dr. King and Nikki Nitz answer the questions you are asking about the impact of COVID19 on the value of your veterinary practice! Have more questions? Contact your regional Simmons advisor, we are happy to discuss your practice and answer your... Read more
Doyle Watson, DVM Simmons Southeast The value of something we wish to own is typically based upon the future benefit we expect from owning it. We can expect no benefit from the past. That has been enjoyed by the previous owner. We can, however, determine the previous... Read more
If autonomy, directing a small team, and having prospects for affluence are important to you, then owning your own veterinary practice may be a good choice. Buying your first practice doesn’t have to be a shot in the dark. This article highlights some of the common... Read more
There are many things to consider when selling your veterinary practice, including whether to sell the real estate with the practice. Many owners do not think they should sell or can sell the real estate with the practice. We hear the following reasons: They want the... Read more
David King, DVM, CVA – Simmons Southcentral Many moons ago the recently graduated DVM had several options when deciding on a career path. Most of the time the path led to practice ownership, now that may not be the case. The reasons may include a fear of taking on... Read more
The new 3rd edition expands and amends the sold out 2nd edition. Written by the experts at Simmons, this book is aimed at helping veterinarians better understand the intricacies of veterinary practice sales, valuations and ownership.