“I’ve continued to be impressed with the foresight and integrity of Thurston Group led by Pat Haynes. After having worked with them on several transactions they do what they say and they say what they do. That means so much to me and speaks volumes about their reputation for putting together the right people to execute on a vision and plan. This confidence to deliver exists because of their history of success and experience. It’s why I am grateful for my history with them and resultant financial rewards that have come to me and my family and it’s also why in full confidence I’ve referred my friends to Thurston Group.”

Scott Law, DMDFounder & CCO, Smile Doctors

“Partnering with Thurston Group for the recent acquisition of Oral Surgery Associates of North Texas by U.S. Oral Surgery Management was the single best business and financial decision we have ever made in our 33 year history. At every stage of the transaction, Thurston Group provided industry leading guidance and expertise. Their attention to detail and professionalism was without equal. In a world where uncertainty abounds, Thurston Group set realistic expectations and over delivered on results.”

Colin S. Bell, DDS, MSDManaging Partner & CCO, U.S. Oral Surgery Management

“Thurston group led by Pat Haynes and Dan Davis guided our office to the ultimate optimization and pathway to accelerated practice growth through a proven and innovative partnership. Their knowledge and vision in dentistry is unmatched and gave us confidence to step beyond what we thought was possible, leading us to financial freedom and future growth.”

Steven L. Frost, DDSPresident, Red Mountain Endodontics

“Thurston Group has been the number one key to our success at Smiles Dental. Their proven experience and success in our industry has allowed us to overcome hurdles and rise to a new level never reached before by our company. Pat Haynes and the Thurston team have been willing to get into the trenches with us and aggressively build Smiles Dental at a velocity that is keeping us ahead of the competition. All of us at Smiles Dental express our deepest respect and gratitude to Thurston Group.”

Raymond L. Frye II, DMDFounder & CEO, Smiles Dental

“Pat Haynes became Chairman of Avery Communications. Through his experience, Avery became BSG, a market leader in wireless billing. In the process, the valuation increased from $10 million to over $500 million and a very lucrative IPO.”

Roland BoppCEO, Billing Services Group

“Thurston’s belief in our company and management, along with their experience led us to a great business combination and an IPO, which resulted in superior results.”

Todd J. MittyCEO, InvenGen

“Thurston and their investment partner purchased Companion Technologies, a legacy healthcare information company. Haynes transformed it to become the leading provider of medical records taking the company from $38 million in revenue to $365 million in 5 years.”

Mike LabedzCEO, HealthPort

“Thurston’s team of experienced professionals took us from a small start up to a nationally recognized leader in our industry within 12 months. Their innovative strategic planning processes and tactical approach helped our management team zero in on the opportunities that represented the greatest incremental value to the business.”

Tyler Shoemaker, DMDCDO, Smiles Dental

“I am very fortunate to have partnered with the Thurston Group; their track record speaks for itself. Pat Haynes & Dan Davis are true partners – they understand how to build an organization, while maintaining the clinical culture and quality inherent within a practice. Our partnership has elevated South Georgia Dental to levels I never thought possible.”

Zackary L. Bentley, DMDFounder & CCO, South Georgia Dental Management