Longshore Capital Partners (“Longshore”) and its portfolio company, Oakpoint (the “Company”), are pleased to announce the affiliation of the non-clinical assets of Advanced Dental Center. Advanced Dental Center is a comprehensive dental practice serving the Florence, South Carolina market and offers a variety of general, emergency, family and cosmetic dentistry services. The addition of the Advanced Dental Center family is a key milestone as Oakpoint becomes the leading Dental Support Organization (“DSO”) in both North Carolina and South Carolina.
Oakpoint Chief Executive Officer, Mick Janness, leads the Company’s strategy for partnering with oral medicine doctors in the Carolinas. Dr. Joseph Griffin will continue to lead Advanced Dental Center, which will see no change in its clinical team. Mick Janness commented, “Dr. Griffin is well-regarded as one of the premier dentists in the Florence market. We are thrilled to have him and his team become a part of the Oakpoint family.”
Dr. Griffin commented, “Oakpoint is gaining notoriety as the trusted partner of choice for dentists looking to accelerate the growth of their practices. Mick and his team were consistent throughout the deal process. We are excited about what we can accomplish through our partnership.”
Nick Christopher, Partner at Longshore added, “Advanced Dental Center expands the Oakpoint footprint into South Carolina and marks a meaningful progression in the achievement of our growth plan.”
If you have questions regarding this transaction or would like to discuss other business services-related opportunities, please contact Nick Christopher or Ryan Anthony of Longshore at (312) 237-3838.
About Longshore Capital Partners
Longshore Capital Partners is a middle-market private equity manager investing out of its inaugural $210 million fund. Longshore focuses on control positions in services businesses in North America with between $5 million and $15 million of EBITDA. The team has extensive experience partnering with founders and management of businesses in the lower middle-market and brings a systematic approach to creating shareholder value by helping to execute on a shared strategic plan.
70 West Madison Street, Suite 5710
Chicago, Illinois 60602