A Proposed Classification of Dental Group Practices

Models of Dental Practice
Authors: Albert Guay, D.M.D; Matthew Warren, M.A.; Rebecca Starkel, M.A.; Marko Vujicic, Ph.D.

Dentistry is a profession in transition; change is occurring in many aspects of the profession.  We are currently experiencing one of the more significant changes in the dental practice environment – the growth of large, multisite, group practices.  Historically, a group practice was held to be a practice comprised of three or more dentists. Not only are group practices in the United States expanding,their character and structure are changing...