Cressey & Company Announces Sale of Midwest Dental

April 13, 2011

CHICAGO, IL – April 13, 2011 – Cressey & Company LP, a leading private equity investment firm focused on building healthcare services businesses, today announced it has successfully sold Midwest Dental to Friedman Fleischer & Lowe, a San Francisco-based private investment firm.

Midwest Dental, headquartered in Mondovi, WI, is a dental practice-management company with more than 80 dental practices across the United States. Midwest Dental’s practices offer a suite of general dentistry services, including restorative, diagnostic, and preventative procedures. The company, one of the largest dental practice-management companies in the United States, provides centralized management, administrative and financial services that allow dentists and clinical staff to devote the majority of their time to patient care.