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Economist Finds Dental Service Organizations (DSOs) More Cost-Effective Than Average Independent Dentists

An in-depth study of state reimbursement claims data conducted by economist Arthur Laffer shows that Dental Service Organizations (DSO) in Texas are providing more cost-efficient and conservative dental care than the average Texas dentist – while providing much-needed services to

ADA: Many factors drive dentists to pursue large and small group practice settings

There are many paths to large dental group practice. Dr. Kate McCann of Aurora, Colo., practiced as an associate dentist for Pacific Dental Services for just six months before she was approached about becoming an owner. She now has an

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ADA News: What makes the group practice model successful?

There are many reasons for the success of large group practices. First, they thrive on efficiencies of scale and significant marketing. These practices can negotiate volume discounts with suppliers and laboratories and possibly reimbursement rates with insurance companies. Large group

ADA explores growth of large group practices

The ADA is taking steps to increase dialogue with large group practices and gather information regarding this rapidly expanding career option. This sector of the dental workforce has experienced significant growth in a relatively short period of time. According to