• Eric J. Yetter

Physicians First represents Eye Center of Texas in its affiliation with EyeSouth Partners

Press Release

December 22, 2020






Nashville, TN - Physicians First recently served as the exclusive financial advisor to Eye Center of Texas (“ECT”) in its affiliation with EyeSouth Partners. This is Physicians First’s sixth transaction to close in 2020, and its seventh ophthalmology transaction.


Eye Center of Texas is a premier ophthalmology practice located in Houston, Texas with 14 providers. It is led by Drs. Edward Wade, Mark Mayo, Jill Autry, and Chris Allee, and employs approximately 115 support staff across six primary clinical locations in the Greater Houston area. ECT provides an integrated service model incorporating the latest advancements in cataract surgery, retina management, glaucoma treatment, refractive surgery, and routine eye exams.


Physicians First represented ECT throughout the transaction. The practice was marketed to a large private equity buyer pool through a competitive investment banking process.


To learn more about Physicians First and our investment banking solutions for physicians, contact Eric Yetter, Managing Partner at (615) 647-6805.



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