Specialist Testimonials

Dr. Ernest McDowell – Orthodontics
Clearwater, FL

For anyone wanting to create a smooth, fair and lasting transition, contacting Dr. David Griggs is the best choice you could make. He is an excellent facilitator and is able to clearly establish all of the realities and issues that need to be addressed in any type of transition.

Dr. Thomas McCawley – Periodontics
Fort Lauderdale, FL

After an extensive investigation I chose Dr. David Griggs to assist with my practice transition. David did a great job. Dr. Griggs is extremely knowledgeable, fair minded and dedicated. I give him an A+.

Dr. David McDonald – Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon
Tampa, FL

Thank you is not nearly enough gratitude for the job you have done, and you made my life easier throughout the entire practice sale process. From the moment that I met you, to the present time, I have felt that you had my best interest at heart while keeping an honest concern for the buying doctor as well.

Dr. Irv Zamikoff
Bradenton, FL

I want to thank you for all of your help and guidance thru not only a buy-out but also a buy-in at the same time of my practice. You gave win-win advice after looking at both sides of the transition. I am l very comfortable with the results and want to thank you for the time that you spent with me.

Dr. Bob Goldie – Orthodontics
Orlando, Florida

Thank you for your patience, persistence and guidance through this process. Your wisdom has been invaluable for that we are so grateful. Thank you so much.

Dr. John Stropko – Endodontics
Anchorage, AK

I appreciated all your concern during our transition and we will hopefully do business together again in the future. Your advice and “coaching” have been well worth the fee charged, and we were all impressed by your documents and agreements, my advisors included!

Dr. Jim Kohner – Periodontics
Scottsdale, AZ

You had a calming influence on the entire transition process. You were willing and able to address my best interests as well as those of my transition candidates, which helped lead us to a successful and satisfying end result. Thank you!

Dr. Greg Borganelli — Pediatric Dentistry
Lake City, FL

Thanks for all your expert help. Gloria and I want extend to you our sincere appreciation for all of your hard work, bird-dogging and your gift for keeping everyone calm and on task. With heartfelt thanks.

Robert D. Strickland, DDS – Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Tampa, FL

Thank you for all your efforts in both of my practice transitions. You have always been superior in your efforts, and if I may ever be of help to you in any way, please don’t hesitate to contact me.

Dr. Mac Steen – Orthodontics
Deland, FL

To anyone in the Transition Mode: Consider these people serious. They very gently and successfully led my buyer/partner and I thru a very convoluted 2nd round of buyout negotiations. It was no picnic, but I feel that they led us to the “next best move” time after time. Highly recommended!

Dr. Bob Fernandez – Pediatric Dentistry
Tampa, FL

Dr. Griggs was always available to answer questions and “sooth ruffled feathers” of the inexperienced. I wanted to thank him for his knowledge, consideration, courtesy and for making another momentous occasion far easier than traumatic.

Dr. Matt Dennis – Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Clearwater, FL

I was very impressed with the professional attitude exhibited by The Transition Group. Their knowledge, honesty and foresight helped make our transition a pleasant reality.

Dr. Ronald Acquaro – Pediatric Dentistry
Bradenton, FL

I have used the services of Dr. David Griggs for many years to assist with arrangements of new associates and partners. He is definitely an expert in his field, and is adept at bringing two parties together for a winning plan. I recommend him to any dentist contemplating a merger, sale, partnership or associateship arrangement.

Dr. Ronald C. Kobernick, Center for Orthodontics and Periodontics
Seminole, FL

All parties in a transition should contact Dr. Griggs for his guidance. He possesses the innate ability to create “win/win” situations, and he views each transaction from a humanistic perspective; one in which success is not necessarily measured in just dollars, but by meeting the needs of all individuals involved.

Dr. Dana Fender – Orthodontics
Douglas, GA

David Griggs has an outstanding reputation and he comes highly recommended!!! He structured our original buy-in back in 1996 and he recently completed a practice purchase for me. I have several colleagues that have utilized his services as well. He can handle all aspects of most any situation.

Dr. Rush Peace – Prosthodontics
Macon, GA

One of the most difficult decisions in my life was transitioning my practice. Contacting Dr. David Griggs was the right first step in my long-range plans.

Dr. Jeffrey Janoff – Pediatric Dentistry
Venice, FL

With the guidance and expertise of Dr. David Griggs, I was able to successfully sell my practice. Dr. Griggs knew all of the innumerable variables that were involved, and was able to address all issues in a very concise and professional manner. Even my lawyer conveyed to me that Dr. Griggs’ assistance in the final contract process was the most comprehensive and straightforward he had ever seen.

Dr. John Stropko – Endodontics
Anchorage, AK

Dr. Griggs, I appreciated all your concern during our transition and we will hopefully do business together again in the future. Your advice and “coaching” have been well worth the fee charged, and we were all impressed by your documents and agreements, my advisors included!

Dr.’s Copenhaver, Horner and Johnson – Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Largo, FL

We would like to express our sincerest appreciation and gratitude for your help regarding our transition. Through your efforts, you were able to help us all reach a mutually beneficial end result, and we highly recommend your services!

Dr. Jim Allen – Orthodontics
Valdosta, GA

Your input was invaluable in structuring our orthodontic partnership and buy-in arrangements, as well as the purchase of an additional satellite practice. Thanks so much!

Dr. Bruce Winter – Periodontics
Hagerstown, MD

When I started the transition of my practice, I was very apprehensive. You and your group made the whole process easy and, in fact, enjoyable. My experience with you has allowed me to refer other dentists to you for help and I will continue to do so. Thank you again.

Dr. Jade Miller – Pediatric Dentistry
Reno, NV

With the many pitfalls that can occur in a transition, I encourage all professionals to follow your teachings. You have unique knowledge and understanding of the needs and concerns of dentists, as well as expertise in all phases of practice transition.

Dr. Gilbert Trujillo – Pediatric Dentistry
Reno, NV

With the many pitfalls that can occur in a transition, I encourage all professionals to follow your teachings. You have unique knowledge and understanding of the needs and concerns of dentists, as well as expertise in all phases of practice transition.

Dr. I. Stephen Brown – Periodontics
Philadelphia, PA

I am pleased to recommend W. David Griggs, DDS. He has been uniquely successful in creating successful partnerships with two of my very close friends. He is VERY different from the run of the mill “Practice Brokers.