Vail | Aspen | Breckenridge | Glenwood Dermatology (“VAB Dermatology”), a leading provider of medical and cosmetic dermatology offerings to resort and rural Colorado communities, has partnered with Epiphany Dermatology, a leading dermatology company committed to improving access to exceptional dermatologic care. VAB Dermatology’s provider team is dedicated to personalized and professional skin care across its six locations in Vail, Basalt, Aspen, Breckenridge, Eagle, and Glenwood Springs. Provident Healthcare Partners (“Provident”) served as exclusive financial advisor to VAB Dermatology. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

“We at Provident are excited to have played a role in the pairing of these two outstanding practices and believe their combined geographies and service lines will be accretive from day one and lead to a fruitful partnership,” stated Scott Davis, Vice President at Provident Healthcare Partners.

About Vail | Aspen | Breckenridge | Glenwood Dermatology
Founded in 2004 by Karen Nern, MD, and Tom Nern, VAB Dermatology has a long-established reputation of providing high-quality dermatology services to patients in Western Colorado. VAB Dermatology offers a broad range of dermatology products and services including medical, surgical, cosmetic, Mohs surgery, and an in-house pathology laboratory. For more information, visit

About Epiphany Dermatology
Epiphany Dermatology is a rapidly expanding dermatology company, driven by a passion to improve access to high quality dermatologic care in a values-based manner. Through its partnership with leading dermatologists across 44 locations in Arizona, Colorado, Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas, Epiphany provides general dermatology, skin cancer care, Mohs surgery, cosmetic services, and additional dermatologic services. Epiphany raises the standard of dermatology care by making clinical excellence accessible to all patients, promptly and in a warm and inviting environment. Epiphany Dermatology is headquartered in Austin, Texas. For more details, please visit

About Provident Healthcare Partners
Provident is the leading investment banking firm specializing in merger and acquisition advisory, strategic planning, and capital formation for healthcare companies. The firm has a comprehensive knowledge of market sectors and specialties, including the dermatology sector. Provident also has unsurpassed experience and insight into the M&A process, which includes working with both strategic and private equity buyers. For more information, visit

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