WCF Advisors LLC advises Zander Dental on its sale to Stepping Stone Dental Partners

April 15, 2016

MINNEAPOLIS — Wipfli Corporate Finance Advisors LLC (WCF) is pleased to announce the successful sale of Zander Dental, S.C., to Wolf River Dental, LLC.

“For over 37 years I have had the privilege of helping my patients and their families to be healther individuals by taking care of their dental needs and serving the residents of the greater Shawano area. I am excited to begin the transition of my practice and partner with Stepping Stone Dental Partners,” said Dr. Jeff Zander.

Stepping Stone’s mission is advancing private practice. They formed their business in response to the consolidation taking place in the industry and in smaller communities throughout Wisconsin. Through Wolf River Dental, LLC, the Stepping Stone team will support Dr. Zander and his team by recruiting a younger dentist that shares Dr. Zander’s clinical philosophy and commitment to Shawano.

“This transaction represents a significant partnership for Dr. Zander, and WCF is proud to have served as the company’s exclusive financial advisor,” said Karen Monfre, WCF managing director. “The Stepping Stone solution is a perfect fit to meet Dr. Zander’s transition needs.”

Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

“We are excited about joining Stepping Stone Dental Partners to being the transition process and in renaming our practice to Wolf River Dental,” said Dr. Zander. “We relied heavily on WCF’s experience and professional advice to guide us through the process of this important transaction.”