The Rise of Corporate Dentistry—and the Demise of the Solo Practice
David Schwab & Associates, Inc.
NOVEMBER 29, 2018
The corporate dentistry asteroid has hit the earth. The skies are darkening. Solo dental practices are declining at a rate of 7% per year. Independent solo practices may not become extinct—they are always a few contrarians who soldier on—but they are becoming an endangered species. The 7% rate of decline may not be fixed; it is likely to accelerate.