Dental Practices

The continual pressure to stay ahead of regulatory change, manage day-to-day office operations and stay competitive in the market can be challenging.

Position your dental practice for success by working with advisors who understand your industry and share insights and advice that will help you get back to what you do best – providing outstanding patient care.

To be successful in today’s dental environment, you need service solutions designed for your industry’s evolving needs, as well as solutions tailored to your practice.

Business mentorship meeting in office

Practice Optimization Analysis

Baker Tilly and Dynamic Dental Advisors help independent dental practices drive growth and achieve financial sustainability

By working with our dedicated team of dental professionals, you will:

Receive valuable insights and actionable advice from our team that works with more than 350 practices on a range of services including:

  • Accounting and cash management
  • Compensation planning
  • Consulting
  • Dashboards and benchmarking
  • Payroll
  • Tax
  • Transition planning
  • Valuation

Create a dashboard of various financial and operational benchmarks by extracting data from your current practice management software

Streamline your accounting processes and receive real-time access to your data.

Gain access to industry and market knowledge through our:

  • Annual dental survey: Knowing key industry metrics and how to evaluate your practice’s data is essential to achieving your operational and financial goals. That’s why Baker Tilly conducts a dental fees and compensation survey each year.
  • Association involvement: Through our involvement in associations like the Academy of Dental CPAs, our professionals are well-informed on the technical and operational issues affecting the dental industry.
  • Deep industry specialization: Receive ongoing support from dedicated dental professionals who see the big picture and help you develop strategies that keep you one step ahead.

We go beyond supplying the information you require, bringing ideas and solutions to help practices succeed in an approach tailored to the unique needs and objectives of each practice.

    Family business planning meeting

    Three gaps an owner must monitor

    What happens when our expectations don’t line up with actual results? A gap occurs. A gap between one’s perception and reality. The impact of such gaps cause disappointment, frustration and concern. The goal of this article is to educate business owners of three important gaps: the profit gap, value gap and wealth gap.

    Active tourist with backpack standing at mountain lake and pine wood background
    Baker Tilly Advantage

    Spend more time growing your business than running it

    Free yourself up from the operational complexities and responsibilities related to taxes, accounting and HR. Baker Tilly Advantage provides you with the ideal mix of resources and expertise, all with the scalability to support your needs as they evolve throughout the business lifecycle. 

    Baker Tilly has been a valued business advisor to our organization for more than 20 years. Baker Tilly not only exhibits the knowledge and professionalism you would expect from a specialized dental and financial advisory firm, they really listen to our needs and challenge us to think through every possible scenario to make the right financial and practice management decisions for our practice. They regularly come up with information relating to changes in the industry and provide cost-savings ideas and recommendations on improvements we can make utilizing technology and staffing. We are extremely pleased with our relationship with Baker Tilly and highly recommend them.
    Dale Scharine, DDS., President, Elite Smiles Dental, Ltd.

    Association involvement

    By the numbers


    Baker Tilly’s dedicated dental services team works with more than 350 dental practices.

    Baker Tilly has been our most-trusted advisor for more than 12 years. They have helped us through multiple transitions including services related to valuation and partnership structure. Our client service team consistently provides us with innovative solutions to the challenges we face. We rely on them for their expertise and industry insights in both tax consulting and planning areas and are confident that the advice the give us is sound and well thought out. Baker Tilly has proved to be invaluable to our practice.
    Thomas J. LaSelle, DDS., President, Forest View Dental