CORDENTAL Group Announces Affiliation With James W. Burks, III, DDS



Cincinnati, OH, and Nashville, TN, June 14, 2019 – CORDENTAL Group (“CORDENTAL”), a portfolio company of NMS Capital (“NMS”), announced today that it has affiliated with James W. Burks, III, DDS in Madison, TN. Dr. Burks has provided quality dental care in the Nashville area for over 25 years. He majored in biology with a double minor in art and chemistry at the University of Tennessee, and then went on to earn his doctorate from the University of Tennessee Memphis in 1982. He is a member of the American Dental Association and the Academy of Laser Dentistry. Dr. Burks provides an outstanding level of clinical care and continues to exceed the required amount of postdoctoral training to ensure the best possible experience for his patients.

“This affiliation is the second for CORDENTAL in the Nashville market,” said Steven Jones, Co-Founder and Chief Development Officer of CORDENTAL. “Nashville is one of the fastest growing metropolitan markets within the nation and we are pleased to continue building density in that market. We are excited to have Dr. Burks and his team join our family of affiliated practices.”

Dana Soper, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of CORDENTAL, commented “Dr. Burks and his team have done a great job providing exceptional customer service to their patients. They embody the COR values upon which CORDENTAL was founded. We couldn’t be more pleased to have them become part of our group.”

Dr. Burks added, “The thought of transitioning my practice was stressful, but after speaking with the CORDENTAL team I knew I found the right fit. We are excited about our future together.”

About CORDENTAL Based in Cincinnati, OH, CORDENTAL Group is a dental support organization that provides business support services to affiliated dental practices across the Mid-Atlantic, Midwestern, and Southeastern United States. Founded upon strong guiding principles, CORDENTAL promotes a dentist-centric approach that allows dentists and their teams to concentrate on what they do best – provide the highest level of quality clinical care to their patients.

About New MainStream Capital

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