If autonomy, directing a small team, and having prospects for affluence is essential to you, then owning your own veterinary practice may be the right choice. But, buying your first practice doesn’t have to be a shot in the dark. This article highlights the most... Read more
There are many reasons why owning your own veterinary practice can be a positive thing for you and your family. But, similarly, there are pitfalls when it comes to purchasing one, so it is essential you know what they are so you do not come away from the closing table... Read more
Not long ago, a 70-year old owner of a $1.5 M grossing practice said to me that he was thinking of selling his veterinary practice to an associate, hopefully within the next six months. Further, he believed his practice was worth about $1.4M. He was not pleased when... Read more
David B. Gerber, DVM, BA Simmons Northwest Larry McCormick, DVM, MBA, CBA Simmons Mid-Atlantic Over the past several years practice appraisers and brokers have become aware of a growing and disturbing phenomenon in our profession. There has been an increase in the... Read more
There is more than one option when it comes to owning your own veterinary practice, and there is no one-size-fits-all solution. Read our blog to learn the different paths to ownership along with the pros and cons to consider before you purchase. What Is Your Mindset?... Read more
ACVO Practice Management Program Dick Goebel, DVM – Simmons Great Lakes 2008 Click here for PDF — Optimizing Practice Profit – Part II: Grow Revenue This article was originally posted on www.simmonsinc.com. Any reproduction on any other site is... 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.