All news by: John Dewar

Not so private practice

If you’ve been in the unfortunate physical state to warrant a visit to your local physiotherapist or podiatrist recently, you may have noticed the mismatched waiting room furniture and dog-eared reading material has been replaced. Instead, you’re more likely to find thoughtfully designed lounge areas that maximise the opportunity to sell wellbeing products to a captured audience, not to mention herb-infused water served with a not-so tatty glossy.
 

Getting in Shape for a Healthy Exit

If you took the temperature of the allied healthcare sector this year, it would indicate that it’s ‘heating up’. Physiotherapists, podiatrists and chiropractors operating solo / group clinics with an annual turnover between one and twenty million dollars are all increasingly attracting the attention of private equity firms and listed entities.