Myth #1: Private Equity Calls the Shots

After reading another diatribe about private equity (PE) in Dermatology, I decided to tackle head on some of the wildest myths I’ve heard. And while I can’t speak to all private equity-backed group practices, I can speak to my experience

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What is the Proper Role for Private Equity in Dermatology?

Dermatology is a small specialty with many bright leaders and differing opinions. As we experienced firsthand at this year’s outstanding Annual American Academy of Dermatology Meeting, Dermatologists take pride in debating practice issues with great spirit, vigor, and intellectual honesty.

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Leverage Resources to Mitigate Physician Burnout

As an American Board of Dermatology Diplomate since 2011, I am a regular reader of Dermatology World. As a practicing board-certified dermatologist and President of Forefront Dermatology, the September 2017 cover story titled Feeling the Burn caught my attention as

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Dermatology Group Practice Growth Accelerating

The landscape of dermatology changes every day, and it seems that nearly each change is at the expense of dermatologists. Rising regulatory and administrative costs, coupled with reimbursement uncertainty are making the practice of dermatology difficult for those physicians who

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