Smiles All Round with Latest Acquisition

Independent dental group, Riverdale Healthcare has announced its latest acquisition of seven dental practices in Tyne & Wear.

The practices, which were formerly part of the Perfect Smile group, are situated at prime locations throughout the region, offering NHS and Private services.
Speaking of the acquisition, Chief Investment Officer for Riverdale, Chris Aylward said, “This is an exciting investment as the location of the practices strengthens our proposition in the region.
Having more practices in close proximity to each other is conducive to delivering outstanding care to the people in our communities.”

Perfect Smile group are focusing their development on their existing activity in and around the London area.

Chris added, “The acquisition has been a smooth process. The teams at Apposite Capital, Pinsent Masons and Hazelwoods have provided an outstanding service as we continue our growth strategy.”

This latest acquisition takes Riverdale to 34 practices plus a dental laboratory.

Riverdale Healthcare is a dental investment group which was formed in 2019, with an industry-leading management team led by CEO Emma Barnes and backed by specialist healthcare investment fund, Apposite Capital. The team continue to actively source ambitious dental practices which share Riverdale Healthcare’s ethos of providing high quality, ethical dentistry.
Dental practice owners interested in finding out how they can secure the future for their team should contact, in confidence, Chris Aylward at