Your journey to completion

Your journey to completion

Acquisition journey

The task of selling can be daunting. We’ll work closely with you to ensure this runs as smooth as it can, always on hand to chat offer advice.

Our first bit of advice…. Preparation is key to a smooth process.

Journey to completion

Whether you are selling a 3 surgery practice or a 7 surgery specialist referral centre, the process is much the same.  

If everything runs smoothly, you could complete in as little as 12 weeksalthough there are often a few hurdles along the way. Getting prepared early will be crucial to reaching your goals.

Week 1 Talk to us about your options

  • Ensure cultural fit
  • Meet our team
  • Explore your options

Week 2 Free valuation and other discussion

  • Review financials
  • Value business
  • Receive offer
  • Negotiate terms

Week 3 Heads of terms

  • Appoint lawyers
  • Sign heads
  • Confirm appraisal
    • Financial
    • Legal
    • Clinical
    • Commercial

Weeks Week 3 to 12 Deal documentation - Due diligence

  • Sale agreement
  • Property lease
  • Associate agreements
  • TUPE protections
  • Supplier notifications
  • NHS registrations
  • CQC registrations

Week 12 Completion

  • Signing documents
  • Money transfer
  • Team announcement

A helping hand

We have a dedicated team to make sure the journey to selling your practice is as smooth as possible.  

Whilst the due diligence itself can be intense, we are experienced at helping you to make sure this is as short as possible with the key objective being to verify the financial performance of your practice and some legal points around employment and contracts.  

You’ll have weekly calls to ensure everything stays on track and will be there every single step of the way.

Contact us for a free valuation


What our practices are saying

My experience of Envisage throughout the whole sale process and since we have joined have been very positive.

I would very much recommend Envisage to future sellers. They very much care about your ethos, they don’t want to change the branding, and they very much want you to continue what you have been doing well.

Nicky Owen Clinical Director and Founder at Didsbury - The Dental Health Centre

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We still have complete clinical freedom to care for our patients exactly as they always were and see no reason for this to ever change.

Jill and I plan to take even more time off now and hopefully get back to enjoying our holidays safe in the knowledge that our practice is in good hands with Envisage Dental!

Elieen Buckley Principal Dentist at Prospect Street Dental

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Since joining, Envisage have helped with strategy planning and investment which has enabled a lot of practice growth.

We’ve introduced a digital pathway for patients, investing in new technology and equipment. We’ve also recently extended the practice, building a separate hygiene suite to focus on preventative perio for our patients.

Kate Lamb and Mike Jones Principal Dentists and Founders at Hest Bank Dental Care

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We are award winners

Dental Industry Awards 2021 Dental Industry Awards 2022 - Customer Service Provider of the Year Dental Industry Awards 2022 - Team of the Year The Dental Industry Awards 2023 - CSR The Dental Industry Awards 2023 - Outstanding business of the year