LifeFlow Partners Enters Texas Market, Partners with South Texas Vascular Institute

Expansion of LifeFlow Partners to Texas grows footprint to three states Edinburg, Texas – MAY 12, 2023 LifeFlow Partners – a physician-owned, -led, and -governed platform of vascular surgery and interventional practices – is pleased to announce that it has entered the Texas market with new partner South Texas Vascular Institute, PLLC, located in Edinburg, … Read more

Five Tactics to Ease CMS Cuts to OBL Reimbursement

Endovascular practices that are feeling the impact of the 10-15% CMS cuts in office-based laboratory (OBL) reimbursement need to act immediately to soften the blow and prepare for the future. Here are five tactics OBLs need to get right to stay competitive and profitable in the face of current and anticipated reimbursement cuts. 1. Shift … Read more

The ABCs of PE

A recent blog post by Foley suggests that private equity investors are showing an increased interest in the cardiology space. Trends in the United States like obesity and an aging population increase the need for cardiologists along with vascular surgeons and endovascular specialists; additionally, these practices drive high-margin procedures – all of which are attractive … Read more

Five Actions Private Practice Physicians Can Take to Reduce Burnout

Results from a Mayo Clinic Proceedings survey show an alarmingly high rate of burnout among physicians. 63% of physicians reported having at least one symptom of burnout at the beginning of 2022, an increase from 44% in 2017. The trends are fairly consistent across specialties. Are you or a colleague struggling with burnout? Here are … Read more

LifeFlow Partners Enters Colorado and Oregon with Addition of CCVSA and OVS

New partnerships further strengthen the only doctor-led, doctor-owned platform for vascular and interventional physicians Bend, Ore.; Denver, Colo.; and Chicago – January 12, 2023 LifeFlow Partners, a management services organization (MSO) that brings together leading independent vascular surgery and interventional practices throughout the United States, is pleased to announce that it has partnered with Colorado … Read more

Five things every outpatient endovascular practice should know before signing to sell

You’ve been negotiating with a hospital, PE firm, or other buyer, and you’re close to signing the LOI. Every outpatient endovascular practice should make sure you get answers to the following questions so that you, the physician, can maximize your outcome. Who controls my practice after I sell? Almost everyone says you will retain autonomy … Read more

LifeFlow Partners and the Growing ASC and OBL Landscape

Ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs) and office-based labs (OBLs) are on the rise as procedures continue to move from hospitals to outpatient settings. While this trend has vastly improved the patient experience, balancing the management of outpatient facilities with delivering superior care is complex. Becker’s ASC Review recently discussed this topic with Medtronic and GE Healthcare, … Read more

DuneGlass Capital Announces New Physician-Owned Vascular Practice Partnership, LifeFlow Partners

CHICAGO (PRWEB) OCTOBER 28, 2021 DuneGlass Capital, a growth-oriented investment firm focusing on partnering with entrepreneurs, is pleased to announce the formal launch of LifeFlow Partners, a physician-owned, private equity-backed vascular practice partnership led by Dr. Hyung Kim as CEO. Created by a team of physicians, private equity, and management consulting professionals who have a … Read more