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Forum Category: Practice Administration

Starting a Practice Versus Buying an Existing One

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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...

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