* denotes required field

Your Name: *

FIRST NAME

 LAST NAME

Gender: *

Personal Email: *

This will be your username

Password: *

Display Name: *

This will be what others see in social areas of the site.

Address: *

STREET ADDRESS (LINE 1) *

 

STREET ADDRESS (LINE 2)

 

CITY *

STATE *

ZIP *

 

 

Phone Number:

School/University: *

Graduation Date: *

Date of Birth: *

ASDA Membership No:



ABOUT SSL CERTIFICATES

Username

 

Password

Hi returning User! please login with Facebook credentials where Facebook Username is same as THENEXTDDS Username.

Username

 

Password

 

Forum Category: Practice Administration

Starting a Practice Versus Buying an Existing One

Moderated by:

Ted Jones

10:56 AM | Feb 10, 2011

I know for a fact that when I get out of school I want to start my own practice from scratch. Other than the ones you mentioned, these are a few advantages that I came up with to starting your own practice versus buying an existing one: 

  • Lower start-up cost. A two-operatory facility can be made functional for approximately $125,000 to $150,000. This includes operatory and laboratory equipment, vacuum pump and air compresso...

    ACTIVITY
    12
    Comments
    3841
    Views
RSS Feed Search
Practice Administration
  Topics Topic Starter Replies Views Last Post
The Attraction of DSOs to Graduating Dentists The NEXT DDS 8 1575 Thursday, March 2, 2017 
Corporate Dentistry and Recent Graduates Paul.Redpath 10 1709 Tuesday, February 28, 2017 
How will you differentiate your practice for non-English speaking patients? The NEXT DDS 10 2308 Monday, February 20, 2017 
Keeping Stress at Bay Mindspan1 10 1471 Sunday, February 19, 2017 
Organized dentistry affects how we practice! MBawany 6 744 Wednesday, December 14, 2016 
The Future of Midlevel Providers The NEXT DDS 8 2900 Monday, November 28, 2016 
Dentists and Business Training Mindspan2 9 3298 Wednesday, April 6, 2016 
Growing a Practice Dr. Jones 5 3641 Wednesday, March 9, 2016 
Starting a Practice Versus Buying an Existing One Mindspan1 12 3841 Sunday, February 21, 2016 
Small Business Resources & Helpful Links The NEXT DDS 5 4068 Monday, January 25, 2016 
Buying vs. Leasing Equipment in Your Practice The NEXT DDS 1 1896 Tuesday, January 5, 2016 
Choosing the Right Malpractice Insurance Company The NEXT DDS 1 1511 Monday, December 7, 2015 
Pursuing an Associateship Dr. Touati 3 3696 Tuesday, September 30, 2014 
 
 

Organized dentistry affects how we practice!

Moderated by: MBawany

11:25 AM | Mar 23, 2016

6 744

Justine Bednarski

4:48 PM | Dec 14, 2016

 
 

Choosing the Right Malpractice Insurance Company

Moderated by: The NEXT DDS

2:33 PM | Sep 04, 2015

1 1511

dkevs13

7:06 PM | Dec 07, 2015

 
 

The Attraction of DSOs to Graduating Dentists

Moderated by: The NEXT DDS

5:21 PM | Aug 14, 2015

8 1575

Justine Bednarski

10:01 AM | Mar 02, 2017

 
 

Buying vs. Leasing Equipment in Your Practice

Moderated by: The NEXT DDS

3:46 PM | Aug 07, 2015

1 1896

YNigatu13

12:48 AM | Jan 05, 2016

 
 

Keeping Stress at Bay

Moderated by: Mindspan1

4:22 PM | Jul 24, 2015

10 1471

ygarc042

1:42 PM | Feb 19, 2017

 
 

Corporate Dentistry and Recent Graduates

Moderated by: Paul.Redpath

1:09 PM | Mar 12, 2015

10 1709

Gewls88

9:41 AM | Feb 28, 2017

 
 

How will you differentiate your practice for non-English speaking patients?

Moderated by: The NEXT DDS

5:20 PM | Mar 04, 2014

10 2308

Natalie Cantral

8:31 PM | Feb 20, 2017

 
 

Small Business Resources & Helpful Links

Moderated by: The NEXT DDS

9:39 AM | Feb 14, 2014

5 4068

APiedra

10:38 PM | Jan 25, 2016

 
 

The Future of Midlevel Providers

Moderated by: The NEXT DDS

2:54 PM | Jul 26, 2012

8 2900

Paul Dyrkacz

10:48 AM | Nov 28, 2016

 
 

Pursuing an Associateship

Moderated by: Dr. Touati

4:40 PM | Apr 08, 2011

3 3696

MichelleS

12:02 PM | Sep 30, 2014

 
 

Growing a Practice

Moderated by: Dr. Jones

4:39 PM | Apr 08, 2011

5 3641

Audrey Aden

8:19 AM | Mar 09, 2016

 
 

Starting a Practice Versus Buying an Existing One

Moderated by: Ted Jones

10:56 AM | Feb 10, 2011

12 3841

Lexi Lippe

8:05 PM | Feb 21, 2016

 
 

Dentists and Business Training

Moderated by: THENEXTDDS Admin

10:53 AM | Feb 10, 2011

9 3298

Audrey Aden

1:34 PM | Apr 06, 2016