Ophthalmology

Big Health System Deals Dominate Transactions in October-The announced merger of two major Texas health systems is October’s deal-of-the-month.

What to Expect in a Due Diligence Process – Episode 7 of Provident’s Healthcare Dealcast

INSIGHT: Long-Term Care Consolidations Lead Third Quarter Health Transactions – The breakneck pace of healthcare transactions continued unabated in the third quarter.

What are the key financial factors to focus on when undergoing a process?– Episode 6 of Provident’s Healthcare Dealcast

Q3-2018 Ophthalmology Update – Investment activity within the ophthalmology sector showed no signs of slowing in the third quarter, characterized by two landmark private equity partnerships in the Tri-State area.

What are some of the factors driving consolidation within physician services?– Episode 5 of Provident’s Healthcare Dealcast

Private Equity Investment in Health Care Stays Strong – Private equity investment is burgeoning throughout the U.S., and health care is one of the “in” targets for investors.

What is Private Equity?– Episode 4 of Provident’s Healthcare Dealcast

Health IT Sector Showing High Potential for Accelerated Growth – The health information technology sector is poised to become the next big thing for investors in the health-care industry. The physician practices sector experienced the second-highest growth in July, with an emphasis on certain medical practice areas.

INSIGHT: Strong Health-Care Deal Activity Seen in 2018’s First Half– The first half of 2018 saw a strong wave of M&A and deal making activity across nearly all sectors of the U.S. healthcare industry. The second half of 2018 likely will be just as robust.

BLOG: Investing In OWL: A Q&A with two member-partners fueling innovation in ophthalmology– Eric Major and Steve Grassa are interviewed at the Ophthalmology Technology Summit this summer, providing detail on what Provident can contribute to the OWL community.

What Types of Transactions Could be Right for my Healthcare Services Business?– Episode 3 of Provident’s Healthcare Dealcast

What are the Benefits of Hiring an Investment Banking Firm?– Episode 2 of Provident’s Healthcare Dealcast

Why Is Healthcare Consolidating?– Episode 1 of Provident’s Healthcare Dealcast

Q2-2018 Ophthalmology Update-The Ophthalmology market has shown no signs of slowing and continues to be one of the most sought-after subsectors within physician services.

Boston Eye Group, The Eye & LASIK Center, and Eye Care Specialists have completed a recapitalization with an undisclosed investor. These three companies each provide comprehensive ophthalmic care for communities across Massachusetts. Boston Eye Group, founded in 2000 and operating under the brand names Boston Eye Group and Boston Laser, operates four primary locations in Massachusetts.

Private Equity Investment in Eye Care Webinar Presentation– On May 31, 2018, Provident will be co-hosting a complimentary Webinar with Epstein Becker and Green, which will focus on the diverse transaction options available to ophthalmology practices in today’s market.

  • “A lot of investment bankers were interviewed, Provident was chosen. Provident delivered. My clients could not be happier.”

  • “Provident listened to our story, confirmed that our business was valuable and made us feel like this was the only transaction important to them.”

  • ”I have a tremendous amount of appreciation and gratitude to the Provident team for their hard work and diligence throughout this process. Each and every member of the Provident team is excellent at their jobs and it has been a pleasure working with such a professional team. Provident has provided outstanding guidance and counsel, and this deal could never have gotten done without Provident’s leadership.”

  • “After working with Provident on several transactions, it is evident that their extensive industry knowledge and deal expertise prove to be invaluable to their clients.”

  • “While the decision to sell our business was a difficult one, Provident vigilantly represented and protected our best interests throughout the transaction.  Provident was the right choice for Cascade and I would recommend their services to anyone.”

  • “We would not have been successful navigating the process without Provident’s hard work and active participation. They exceeded our expectations and we would highly recommend them to any health care company seeking a knowledgeable and engaged investment banking firm.”

  • “Provident’s depth of experience and practical business savvy was demonstrated in their ability to cut through what sometimes looked like impasse.”