True North Mergers & Acquisitions Facilitates Acquisition of Coachlight Clinic & Spa and Des Moines Plastic Surgery by Cosmetic Physician Partners

MINNEAPOLIS – January 31, 2023 – True North Mergers & Acquisitions Managing Director Erica Gilson announced today that the firm facilitated a transaction in which Cosmetic Physician Partners of Edina, Minnesota, acquired Coachlight Clinic & Spa and Des Moines Plastic Surgery of Des Moines, Iowa. The transaction closed on December 9, 2022.

Coachlight Clinic & Spa is a premier, full-service medical and day spa. Des Moines Plastic Surgery specializes in cosmetic surgery of the face, breast, and body, including augmentation and liposuction. Cosmetic Physician Partners is a private equity group with experience in the acquisition of medical spas and plastic surgery clinics and has brought together some of the leading operators of medical aesthetic clinics in the United States.

“True North gathered all of our financial data and presented an EBITDA number to us which helped us decide if we wanted to move forward,” said Dr. David Robbins and Brenda Bohnenkamp, previous owners of Coachlight Clinic & Spa and Des Moines Plastic Surgery. “That EBITDA number is key to negotiations and comparing what buyers will offer you for your business. We did move forward with a partner and are excited to be part of a company called Cosmetic Physician Partners. Cosmetic Physician Partners supports us where we need it and want it so that we can continue to run an efficient, effective, and growing business.”

Randy Krivo, True North Mergers & Acquisitions senior M&A advisor, managing director – medical practices, led the team that facilitated the transaction.

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