Eric J. Yetter - Managing Partner


Eric is Managing Partner at PhysiciansFirst Healthcare Partners where he leads our services to physician-owners of specialty practices and ambulatory surgery centers. An attorney by training, Mr. Yetter entered the healthcare space immediately and has been involved in the financial, operational, and clinical components of healthcare delivery. Most recently, Mr. Yetter was an executive at Covenant Surgical Partners, an acquirer and operator of specialty physician practices, ambulatory surgery centers, and pathology laboratories. He is passionate about private practice and ambulatory care, and serves as a thought leader to forward-thinking physicians and healthcare investors throughout the United States.

Mr. Yetter earned a bachelors of science degree from Vanderbilt University with high honors, and a law degree from Vanderbilt University Law School where he graduated near the top of his class. While attending law school, Eric was the winner of Vanderbilt's mock trial competition and its "Top Litigator" award. He is a licensed Tennessee attorney and holds a Series 79 Investment Banking license with FINRA. 

J. Andrew Snyder - Managing Director

J. Andrew SnyderAndy is Managing Director at PhysiciansFirst Healthcare Partners where he focuses on advising physician clients on Mergers and Acquisitions opportunities for specialty practices and ambulatory surgery centers. During the past five years, Mr. Snyder gained experience working on both buy-side and sell-side transactions for physician-owned assets in a variety of medical specialties, including ophthalmology, gastroenterology, and orthopedics. Before joining the firm in 2016, he served as Director of Operations for Covenant Surgical Partners. The son of a physician and a Nashville native, Mr. Snyder has followed medical practice investment trends from the beginning of his professional career.

Mr. Snyder earned a B.A. from the University of Virginia and holds a Series 79 Investment Banking license with FINRA. 


Mr. Yetter and Mr. Snyder are Registered Representatives of and Securities Products are offered through Ashland Securities, LLC . Supervised by the Home Office, located at 80 S.W. 8th Street, Suite 2000 Miami, Florida 33130. Phone Number 305-279-3176. Member FINRA SIPC. PhysiciansFirst Healthcare Partners and Ashland Securities, LLC are separate and unaffiliated entities.