• Eric J. Yetter

Ophthalmology - Q4 2018 Highlights & Deal List


  • 3 New Geographic Areas (NGA) Entered

  • Ridgemont Equity Partners enters ophthalmology via partnership with Ophthalmic Specialists of Michigan

  • Zenyth Partners enters ophthalmology partnering with Acuity Eye Care

  • EyeCare Partners acquires four groups, confirming focus on ophthalmology

  • Unifeye Vision Partners acquires Northwest Eye

Deal List

  1. Spectrum Vision Partners signs a letter of intent with New York Eye Surgery Center (Bronx, NY; 10 physicians)

  2. Spectrum Vision Partners signs a letter of intent with Mackool Eye Institute and Laser Center (Astoria, NY; 2 physicians)

  3. EyeCare Services Partners acquires Chicago Eye Consultants (Stickney, IL; 4 physicians)

  4. Comprehensive EyeCare Partners acquires Green Valley Surgery Center (Las Vegas, NV)

  5. Comprehensive EyeCare Partners acquires Stonecreek Surgery Center (Las Vegas, NV)

  6. Comprehensive EyeCare Partners acquires Retina Consultants of Nevada (Las Vegas, NV; 8 physicians)

  7. Spectrum Vision Partners acquires Eye Institute of New York (New York, NY; 2 physicians)

  8. American Vision Partners acquires McDougal Eye Center (Mesa, AZ; Optometry)

  9. NVision acquires Alta Rose Surgery Center (Las Vegas, NV)

  10. ReFocus Eye Health acquires Acuity Eye Care (Danbury, CT; 2 physicians)

  11. Spectrum Vision Partners acquires Steven R. Davis, MD (Freeport, NY; 1 physician)

  12. ESP acquires Katzen Eye Care and Laser Center (Palm Beach, FL; 3 physicians

  13. Vision Innovation Partners acquires Malouf Eye Center (Camp Springs, MD; 2 physicians)

  14. EyeSouth Partners acquires Georgia Eye Associates (Lawrenceville, GA; 6 physicians)

  15. EyeCare Services Partners acquires Mid Florida Eye Center (Mount Dora, FL; 7 physicians)

  16. Eye Health America acquires Updegraff Laser Vision (St. Petersburg, FL; 5 physicians)

  17. EyeCare Services Partners acquires Retina Group Chicago (Hinsdale, IL; 1 physician)

  18. EyeCare Partners acquires Holcomb Laser Center (Cullman, AL; 1 physician)

  19. Vision Innovation Partners acquires Maryland Eye Associates (Annapolis, MD; 5 physicians)

  20. Unifeye Vision Partners acquires Northwest Eye (Wayzata, MN; 12 physicians)

  21. EyeSouth Partners acquires Cobb Eye Center (Marietta, GA; 2 physicians)

  22. Ridgemont acquires Ophthalmic Specialists of Michigan (Dearborn, MI; 6 physicians)

  23. Eye Health America acquires Dr. Sara Bopp Optometry (Simpsonville, SC)

  24. CEI Vision Partners acquires Dayton Eye Associates (Dayton, OH; 9 physicians)

  25. CEI Vision Partners acquires Retina Physicians & Surgeons (Dayton, OH; 5 physicians)

  26. EyeCare Partners acquires McPeak Vision Partners (Bowling Green, KY; 2 physicians)

  27. EyeCare Partners acquires Bennett & Bloom Eye Centers (Louisville, KY; 9 physicians)

  28. EyeCare Partners acquires John-Kenyon Eye Centers (Louisville, KY; 4 physicians)

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