September 1, 2009

Northwestern Management Services Announces the Opening of Two New Locations

Northwestern Management Services (“NMS”) announced that is has developed and opened two new dental facilities in Coral Springs and Coconut Creek, Florida. Each facility has 10 dental operatories, and offers its patients a range of general and specialty dentistry services. These new facilities are located at:
  • 5810 Coral Ridge Drive, Coral Springs, FL
  • 5463 Lyons Road, Coconut Creek, FL
The Coral Springs and Coconut Creek locations are both new local geographies for the Company and further strengthen NMS’ existing platform in South Florida. NMS is executing on its growth plan through de-novo openings, while capitalizing on the attractive lease options prevalent in the current environment. Since 2007 and under The Beekman Group’s ownership, the Company has opened three new dental locations and added operatories in two other facilities, increasing the Company’s operatories by 50% in the aggregate. NMS Chairman, John G. Troiano commented, “The expansion into new markets further demonstrates NMS Management’s ability to identify attractive areas for growth in the Company’s core market, while remaining focused on existing facility productivity. Through new dental practices and increasing the number of operatories at current facilities, the Company will continue to grow its patient base, geographic footprint, and overall market penetration going forward." About The Beekman Group The Beekman Group is a leading private equity firm dedicated to bringing financial and operational resources to small and middle-market companies. TBG’s team consists of experienced private equity professionals, as well as a select group of Industry Operating Partners who are leading executives in our targeted industry segments. This Industry Partner approach to investing is the cornerstone of our investment strategy - creating value through partnership in targeted industries with small and middle-market management teams. About Northwestern Management Services Northwestern Management Services LLC is a dental practice management company with a network of 15 retail-driven general and multi-specialty dental practices located in Southeast Florida operating under the brand name Gentle Dental. The Company’s practices provide comprehensive general, specialty and cosmetic dental services to its patients and participate in the majority of dental health care plans operating in Florida. For more information, please visit For more information please contact [email protected].