David King, DVM, Simmons Southcentral – One of my heroes of history, Theodore Roosevelt, once said “Speak softly but carry a big stick” and I liken that somewhat to practice ownership. There is just no substitute for carrying that ‘Big... Read more
by: David F. King, DVM, CVA, Simmons Southcentral – We often read about and hear from others that rising educational debt means that no recent graduate can buy a veterinary practice. Fortunately this is just not the case. Student debt About 89% of the students... Read more
by: Wilson W. McManus II, DVM, CVPM, Simmons MidSouth – Most veterinary practice owners at some point in their career have worked as an associate veterinarian, initially learning how to become a practicing veterinarian by gaining experience and managing medical... Read more
BOOK HELPING VETERINARIANS WITH PRACTICE VALUATION AND OWNERSHIP Expanded & Updated Third Edition of “Your Veterinary Practice – Buying, Selling & Merging” is Now Available Click Here For PDF: Your Veterinary Practice – Buying Selling... Read more
Byron Farquer, DVM, CVA Simmons Pacific and Simmons Southwest Click for a PDF of this article: Your First Six Weeks – Triumph or Tragedy In order to drive home the gravity of the situation, the author has chosen to start out with the single most important piece... Read more
Byron Farquer, DVM, CVA ~ Challenges awaits each day as we swing our legs out of bed, whether its concerns for the economy or just dealing with snarled traffic on the commute to work. For many, one more can be added to the list: working more, making less. Recent... 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.