RIDGEFIELD, Conn., Oct. 27, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ambulatory surgery center (ASC) management company Merritt Healthcare is pleased to announce the spinoff of Merritt Healthcare Advisors, focusing exclusively on providing buy- and sell-side advisory services for surgery centers, physician practices and ancillary outpatient service providers nationwide.

Merritt Healthcare Advisors is comprised of healthcare and business professionals with deep industry knowledge and relationships, enabling us to help clients realize the true value of their asset. In addition, Merritt is the only M&A advisory firm with both transactional expertise and active clinical operations, resulting in a unique perspective to obtain optimal valuation on behalf of its clients.
"There has been an increased demand for financial advisors with specialized industry knowledge," said Matthew Searles, partner at Merritt Healthcare. "Merritt is able to fill this void and use our resources and expertise to help our clients navigate an increasingly complex market."
Merritt Healthcare Advisors launched its new website, www.merrittadvisory.com, to further detail its service offerings for surgery centers and physician practices seeking a partner to help facilitate a successful transition.
About Merritt Healthcare Advisors
Merritt Healthcare Advisors is the leading provider of merger and acquisition (M&A) services for surgery centers, physician practices and ancillary service providers. As the only M&A advisory firm with active clinical operations, Merritt has an unmatched perspective when it comes to obtaining optimal valuation for our clients. Having completed more than $1 billion in healthcare transactions across the United States since 2005, Merritt helps clients realize the true value of their asset, source relationships of strategic value and ultimately manage the process of achieving a successful transition.
For more information, visit www.merrittadvisory.com

Morgan Tomko
Senior Account Executive 
CCO Healthcare Partners