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Todd Garfinkel is a dental industry professional working with doctors for over 20+ years. Todd’s main objective has been to explore and understand his client’s unique needs and circumstances. Successfully serving doctors in establishing, building, and growing their practices has been a benchmark of his own professional success. Applying a proven, systematic process and utilizing a trusted circle of influence including CPAs, lawyers, valuation specialists and suppliers, Todd successfully guides his clients through the sometimes unfamiliar world of practice sales. His primary focus is to facilitate a smooth and harmonious transition for all involved. Todd lives in Annapolis, Maryland with his wife and business partner Sheryl. They have two grown daughters and 2 dogs (Straya & Kyrra). He enjoys boating, home improvement projects and fishing. Todd and Sheryl provide services in Maryland, Virginia and Washington D.C.
Sheryl Garfinkel brings more than 34 years of in-depth dental industry experience and knowledge. Sheryl started her dental career as a crown and bridge lab technician before becoming a dental business manager, where she learned the industry firsthand. After many years in business management, Sheryl joined Patterson Dental as a software and technology advisor. She has also worked privately with dentists in a consulting capacity focusing on profitability, efficiency and team building. Now as a transitions professional, she helps her clients navigate the detailed transition process and believes in guiding them with care and respect.
Sheryl and Todd are deeply committed to serving their community, sponsoring the MSDAF, volunteering with Mission of Mercy, and supporting dental associations and societies throughout the Mid-Atlantic region. In her personal time, Sheryl has begun a new hobby of powerboating, loves flower gardening, and enjoys travel—especially to spend time with friends and family.
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5-STAR REVIEWS FOR SELLING DENTAL PRACTICES
Dear Sheryl and Todd, I was very pleased with the entire experience of selling my practice through your company, from the very beginning of meeting you to the very end of sighing the contract. I was explained the initial agreement in clear terms, and I was never pressured to do anything I did not feel comfortable with. All of the terms in the agreement were met in full and I did not spend additional money or faced hidden costs. When you introduced me to potential buyers, you had my best interests in mind and again I did not feel that you were pressuring me into something I didn’t feel comfortable with. I was also very pleased with your professional referrals. When you found the right person to purchase my business, you developed a draft of the sale together with the attorney that you also recommended and you helped me during the negotiations and reviews of the draft of the final agreement. All in all, the transition of the business ownership was handled very smoothly and professionally. I felt that I was well-supported throughout the whole deal.
Dr. Nina A.
Dear Todd and Sheryl, The intricacies involved in selling my practice were monumental and you managed the process beautifully. Your network of legal, financial and accounting professionals necessary to bring completion to the sale cut right through what could have been a multitude of more decisions I would have to make. Everyone worked seamlessly in partnership and I can’t thank you enough for putting together such a high-quality team. Stepping away from 34-years of practicing dentistry (29-years in my own practice) was more of an emotional rollercoaster than I anticipated. You both were there to support me, at all hours of the day, with sage advice and wisdom gained from your experiences with other retiring dentists. Your personal level of service is rarely found in today’s business world. Once I signed a contract with ddsmatch I was amazed at how quickly the sale process moved ahead. The timing was exactly right for me and it is my wholehearted pleasure to recommend you to others contemplating retiring or purchasing a practice.
Dr. Joseph P.
Todd and Sheryl spent a considerable amount of time interacting with the lawyers and buyer through the processes of negotiating the letter of intent and purchase agreement and executing the final settlement. Nothing fell through the cracks as they were attuned to all the details and a timely resolution of outstanding matters. They are very experienced and handled the sale in a logical, comprehensive manner. I was quite impressed with the professionalism of Todd and Sheryl and would not hesitate to recommend them to others.
Dr. Michael R.
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