Opening a Practice

Opening a new practice can be as daunting as it is exciting. After all, your time in school was spent perfecting your craft, not learning finance and discussing business strategies. When you’re ready to take the first step toward opening your own practice, we’ll act as your business partner, your trusted advisor and your sounding board for any of the worries or questions you have along the way. We’ll work with you to make informed, intelligent decisions and establish a business that’s destined to grow and thrive.

 

We can offer insight, strategy and hands-on assistance regarding:
  • Lease options
  • Office locations
  • Purchasing inventory
  • Pricing inventory
  • Setting professional fees
  • Budgeting and spending
  • Managing cash flow
  • Choosing vendors, labs, equipment,
    frame suppliers and more
  • Inventory management
  • Hiring new employees
  • Employee training
  • Delivering a positive patient experience
  • Adding value during an exam and
    handing patients over to another staff member
  • Office aesthetics
We can work with you to develop:
  • Business projections
  • Financial goals for your office
  • An appointment schedule
  • An employee handbook and job descriptions
  • A marketing plan
We’ll provide training to help you:
  • Conduct effective interviews
  • Educate your patients
  • Manage your practice and challenge your team
  • Measure employee performance
  • Set up and use helpful staff training tools