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Marquee Dental Partners Acquires Northern Alabama Practice, Continues Expansion in the Southeast


Dental Partners
, a leading dental support organization, today
announced the affiliation with a ninth practice in the state of Alabama,
bringing Marquee's total operations to 27
dental practices
in the states of Tennessee, Alabama and Kentucky.

Founded by Carl A. Humphries, DMD, PC, more than 30 years ago in Arab,
Alabama, the practice provides general dentistry services to individuals
and families throughout the greater Huntsville area. By offering
dentists both the support and clinical autonomy they need to succeed,
Marquee Dental enables them to focus their attention on providing the
best oral healthcare services possible.

"Dr. Carl Humphries and his team have built an outstanding practice that
has been well respected in the community for decades, and we are happy
that they are joining Marquee. Partnering with Dr. Humphries strengthens
the Marquee clinical team even more and enables us to meet the needs of
more patients," stated Marquee
Dental CEO Fred Ward

"We know that patients have come to appreciate the relaxed, friendly and
professional environment provided by Dr. Humphries and his staff. We are
pleased to bring our efficiencies
and systems
to free their time for patients," said Ward. "Without
the administrative and management responsibilities, Dr. Humphries will
have more time to focus on the strong patient relationships that built
this great practice in his name. We look forward to helping support and
grow the practice even more."

According to Dr. Humphries, "Our partnership with Marquee Dental is
founded on trust and common values. We have a mutual commitment to serve
the dental needs of all patients. For the first time since I graduated
from dental school, and with Marquee's support, I can focus solely on
providing great dental care. The team at Marquee gives me the autonomy
to practice as I always have, and their support throughout the
transition with my team and me has been outstanding."

Marquee Dental has grown rapidly since its formation in 2015 and
partners with practices through acquisitions and de novo development.
Marquee's practices within the state of Alabama include Bryant
in Decatur, Huntsville and Madison; Brindlee
Mountain Dentistry
in Arab; Fairway
in Foley; Monument
in Millbrook; Saraland
in Saraland; and Signature
in Florence.

About Marquee Dental Partners

Marquee Dental is a premier dental support organization dedicated to
making dentists and their patients the priority. By providing dentists
with both the support and the clinical autonomy they need to succeed,
Marquee enables them to focus their attention on providing the best oral
healthcare services possible. Led by a team of highly accomplished
industry veterans, the privately held company is based in Nashville,
Tenn. For more information, visit

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