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January 11, 2018

Select Eye Care Acquired by Chesapeake Eye Care

Annapolis, Maryland, January 11, 2018 – Select Eye Care, a large ophthalmology practice with a surgery center and locations in Towson and Elkridge, Maryland was recently acquired by Chesapeake Eye Care, according to Michael Dunn, Chesapeake’s CEO. The acquisition further expands Chesapeake Eye Care’s growing network of ophthalmology practices in the Mid-Atlantic region.

“Chesapeake Eye Care is growing rapidly as we continue to identify high-quality, well-managed practices to add to our portfolio,” says Mr. Dunn. “Bringing Dr. Scott LaBorwit and his colleagues at Select Eye Care onboard allows us to expand our footprint into Howard and Baltimore Counties by adding a team to our network in which we have complete confidence.”

“This is an exciting time in ophthalmology,” says Dr. LaBorwit. “Chesapeake Eye Care’s partners and future plans are substantial and I am pleased to be connected with them. I look forward to sharing best practices, collaborating on clinical advances and being part of something bigger.”

The acquisition of Select Eye Care – its seventh in 18 months, demonstrates Chesapeake Eye Care’s continued commitment to recruiting top-performing doctors and expanding patient access to care across its growing network of practice locations and surgery centers in the Mid-Atlantic.

Chesapeake Eye Care is backed by Centre Partners, a leading middle-market private equity firm focused on the healthcare and consumer sectors. Centre seeks to partner with founders and management teams to build exceptional businesses, providing management teams with access to its unique resources, including an extended network of experienced and proven operating executives. Founded in 1986, Centre has offices in New York and Los Angeles and has invested over $2 billion of equity capital in over 80 transactions since its inception. Additional information is available at

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