Sterling Partners exits Kids Care Dental


RiverGlade Capital has acquired Kids Care Dental & Orthodontics. Financial terms weren’t announced. Sterling Partners was the seller. Kids Care provides dental care, orthodontics and oral surgery. Cain Brothers provided financial advice to Sterling and Kids Care.

PRESS RELEASE
Kids Care Dental & Orthodontics, a portfolio company of Sterling Partners, has been acquired by RiverGlade Capital

January 9, 2019

Kids Care Dental & Orthodontics, a portfolio company of Sterling Partners, has been acquired by RiverGlade Capital, a Chicago-based private equity firm. Leveraging Cain Brothers’ deep industry relationships and sector knowledge to drive positioning, Cain Brothers executed a competitive market process, resulting in the successful outcome. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

The Company is a Northern California-based, multi-site practice that offers comprehensive services including preventive dental care, orthodontics and oral surgery for every child’s smile. Kids Care believes that when kids grow up enjoying the dentist, healthy teeth and gums will follow. The Company offers a unique dental practice that delivers fun, not fear.

RiverGlade Capital is a healthcare services-focused private equity firm that invests in founder-owned, high-quality, differentiated businesses. RiverGlade partners with companies that have demonstrated strong organic growth and where value can be accelerated through human capital investments, operational improvements, strategic planning, and dynamic organic and inorganic growth initiatives.

Cain Brothers served as exclusive financial advisor to Sterling and Kids Care in conjunction with the transaction.