New York, NY. Dental Care Alliance (DCA), a leading dental support organization, has closed a deal with Sentinel Capital Partners portfolio company North East Dental Management (NEDM). The combined organization—known under the DCA name—supports approximately 230 affiliated dental practices across 12 states making it one of the largest multi-branded dental support organizations in the U.S.
Headquartered in Paramus, New Jersey, NEDM provides administrative staffing, human resources, purchasing, financial, and information technology support services to 65 locally branded dental offices. NEDM’s affiliated offices provide the highest quality dental care to nearly 200,000 patients annually, and offer a full suite of best-in-class general and specialty dental services, including general dentistry, oral hygiene, oral surgery, periodontics, pedodontics, and orthodontics.
Nixon Peabody was regulatory counsel for NEDM in the deal. The legal team was led by national health care practice group leader Michele Masucci and partner Michael Schnipper.