Synergy Dental Partners Celebrates Third Anniversary
Dental Practices Save between 17 and 60 percent on Supplies
Charlotte, N.C. – Synergy Dental Partners (“Synergy”), a group purchasing organization founded by dental practitioners for independent dental practices, is celebrating its third anniversary in November 2013. In just three years, Synergy has saved over 400 independent dental practices in over 40 states an estimated million dollars by negotiating discounts with suppliers in the dental field.
“We realize our members are the reason we are here,” said Co-Founder Richard Offutt, DDS, MS. “We remain committed to representing the interests of and reflecting the voice of their voices to our suppliers. We also remain driven to help preserve the independent dental practitioner by keeping them competitive in the ever changing environment of managed care and corporate dentistry.”
Synergy chooses a single supplier for each product or service to better manage supplier performance and establish clear accountability, and members on average save between 17 percent and 22 percent on consumable supplies when they purchase from Synergy’s dental supply partners. Partners include: Darby Dental Supply, BioHorizons, Komet USA and Sonicare. In 2013, Synergy also welcomed Dental Card Services and Live Oak Bank to its business.