Articles, Dentistry

Market flotation of £1 billion dental chain

Yesterday Sky News reported that the Carlyle Group, owners of Integrated Dental Holdings (IDH), were seeking advisers on a possible sale or stick market flotation of the corporate later this year. IDH has 570 practices making it the biggest corporate in the UK, if not Europe, and it is rumoured to be valued at £1 billion.

Dentistry, News

New £9 million dental academy to open in September

Construction of the new £9 million University of Portsmouth Dental Academy is on target and planning is well under way for it to begin training students from September 2010. The Dental Academy is the beginning of an innovative partnership between the University of Portsmouth and King’s College London Dental Institute with funding from the NHS.