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Light Wave Dental Affiliates With Ten Premier Dental Practices in Virginia


Wave Dental Management
("Light Wave"), a portfolio company of Alpine
V SBIC, LP and its affiliates (together, "Alpine"),
announces the affiliation of Blue Ridge Dental Group, McMillan Sedation
Dentistry, Yorkshire Family Dentistry and Hayes Family Dentistry. With
these partnerships, Light Wave, a dental support organization for
top-tier dental practices, now provides management services to 20
locations throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia.

Founded in 2010 and a staple in its communities, Blue
Ridge Dental Group
has grown to seven locations and 10 doctors in
and around Roanoke, VA. Blue Ridge is led by Dr. Greg Harvey, who joins
Light Wave's management team as the Regional Director for Southwest
Virginia. "All of us at Blue Ridge Dental Group have taken pride in
serving the patients of the Roanoke area for many years," said Dr. Greg
Harvey. "We are now very excited to partner with Light Wave Dental as we
look to expand our positive impact in Roanoke and its surrounding

As a leading cosmetic dentistry practice in Burke, VA, McMillan
Sedation Dentistry
has a compassionate focus on providing patients
with comprehensive dental care. "After 33 years of providing
comprehensive general, cosmetic, implant, and sedation dentistry to the
Northern Virginia area as a total solutions provider, I am excited to
announce my new partnership with Light Wave Dental, a leader in the
dental support field," said Dr. Alex McMillan IV. "This partnership will
allow my team and I the opportunity of continuing to provide the same
patient care and comfort-focused dentistry that we always have, with the
added benefit of Light Wave's significant resources." Dr. Alex McMillan
IV has more than three decades of advanced training in cosmetic and
implant dentistry and is among a very small number of dentists that are
Licensed and Certified to perform IV Sedation in office.

Dr. Robert George leads a team of three doctors at Yorkshire
Family Dentistry
in Yorktown, VA and Hayes
Family Dentistry
in Hayes, VA. For more than 15 years, the practice
has been providing complete dental care to families and individuals in
Hampton Roads. Dr. George said, "I am very happy to have partnered with
such a fine group of people at Light Wave Dental, who have very
efficiently handled the business and management aspects of the practice
while allowing me to treat my existing patients, work with my existing
staff and focus on the clinical aspects of dentistry that I enjoy so

Light Wave's CEO Justin Jory remarked, "The affiliation of these
exceptional practices marks an exciting time for our company. We're
thrilled with our momentum in Virginia and thank Dr. Harvey, Dr.
McMillan and Dr. George for their trust and invaluable contribution to
what we are building for doctors, staff and patients." Light Wave is
eager to provide the same opportunity for other dentists in Virginia and
the Eastern United States. If you are interested in learning more about
what Light Wave Dental can do for you, please email

About Light Wave Dental Management

Headquartered in Virginia, Light Wave Dental Management is a dental
support organization for top-tier dental practices that is dedicated to
providing the benefits of a large group while preserving the essence of
private practice. Light Wave offers a low-touch, democratic approach to
working with its dentist partners. For more information, visit

About Alpine Investors

Alpine is a values-driven private equity firm with a mission to build
enduring companies by working with, learning from and developing
exceptional people. Alpine specializes in lower middle-market companies
in the software, online and business services industries. For more
information, visit
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