Philadelphia, PA – April 14, 2016 – Mid-Atlantic Dental Services Holdings LLC, operating as Mid-Atlantic Dental Partners, a dental support organization (DSO) dedicated to improving the delivery of dental services for dentists and their patients, has announced the formation of its Board of Directors, which includes Denis F. Kinane, BDS, PhD, Dean of the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine; Jay Rosan, Co-Founder of Medovation and former Vice President of Health Innovation for Walgreens; Robert Healy, Principal of Healy Consulting and former Chief Financial Officer of Novacare; Charles Papy III, Of Counsel at Duane Morris; and Mitchell Goldman, CEO of Mid-Atlantic Dental Partners.
“Each member of our board was selected because of their recognized leadership in redesigning the healthcare delivery model,” said Mitchell Goldman, CEO of Mid-Atlantic Dental Partners. “Our diverse team uniquely positions Mid-Atlantic Dental Partners to help redefine the dental industry to improve the quality of dental care and the patient experience.”
As Dean of the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, Denis Kinane brings more than 35 years of national and international academic, development, and dental leadership experience to Mid-Atlantic Dental. Since joining University of Pennsylvania in 2009, the School of Dental Medicine has drawn top faculty, risen in the research ranks and recruited top students, all while managing a fiscal surplus. Kinane has published more than 240 peer-reviewed papers and also holds appointments as Professor of Pathology and Periodontics and Professor of Otorhinolaryngology.
“Mid-Atlantic Dental combines an innovative model that allows dentists to focus on their patients and retain ownership in the practice while eliminating many administrative burdens,” said Kinane. “I’m excited to be a part of this exciting venture that should enhance the quality of dental health delivery.”
Jay Rosan is a seasoned healthcare innovator, bringing national retail healthcare experience from Walgreens and business consulting experience to the firm. He is the co-founder of Medovation, which provides intellectual capital, introductions, commercialization experience, and business expertise to dramatically reduce the risk of failure for healthcare startups. Previously, Rosan was Vice President of Health Innovation for Walgreens. The Health Innovation team was established in 2009 to help Walgreens develop a clear path in introducing successful innovative products and healthcare services, and to establish new partnerships with companies interested in building innovative growth businesses with Walgreens.
“My entire career has been spent identifying opportunities for innovation in healthcare. The dental industry is the next frontier, particularly in the delivery of quality care that will benefit patients and dentists alike,” said Rosan.
Rob Healy is the former Senior Vice President of Finance and Administration & CFO of Novacare and brings over 40 years of experience in finance, operations, business development, mergers and acquisitions in high growth environments. Healy has personally led numerous successful efforts in organization optimization, strategic and tactical operations and financial planning, business metrics and analytics, mergers, acquisitions, and internal business development.
Charles Papy’s legal practice focuses on corporate and business transactions and has evolved into strategic legal planning for clients that have complex business execution issues. Papy is the former Chairman of the Dade County Health Facilities Authority.
Mid-Atlantic Dental recently raised $15M to support the firm’s new DSO model, which supports dental professionals by providing marketing, financial, human resources and other business services so dentists can focus on delivering the highest quality care to their patients.
“In the last 20 years, healthcare delivery models have changed drastically, and the dental industry is no exception,” added Mitchell Goldman, CEO of Mid-Atlantic Dental Partners. “To not only survive, but thrive, dentists need to adopt an agile, innovative dental platform that meets their business needs while improving the quality of dental care.”
Mid-Atlantic Dental Partners seeks to partner with leading dentists in the Mid-Atlantic region comprising Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland and Delaware.
About Mid-Atlantic Dental Partners
Founded in 2016, Mid-Atlantic Dental Partners is a dental support organization dedicated to improving the delivery of dental care. By providing dentists with financial management, marketing and technology services, Mid-Atlantic Dental alleviates administrative burdens and allows dentists to focus on their patients. For more information, visit www.mid-atlanticdental.com.