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
By David King, DVM, CVA Simmons Southcentral Can you believe it’s 2020 and the start of a new decade? This year has always seemed so far in the future, but here it is! This new year holds new opportunities to capitalize on your hard work and sell your practice or plan... 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
Staffing costs are one of the most significant expenses in a veterinary practice and controlling these costs remains one of the most challenging issues for most practice managers and owners. Even in actively managed practices, it still can be a struggle to get... 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.