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Branin is partnering with experienced and entrepreneurial dentists to help them build and grow their practices. Leveraging our experience and economies of scale, our doctors get a competitive advantage.


Branin co-invests with dentists and provides economies of scale, management support and mentorship to create exceptional offices.


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We Value Our Partners

We work with exceptional dentists and staff who are industry leaders. Our success is defined by retaining and nurturing a highly qualified and professional workforce.

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Quality Care

By giving our dentists clinical autonomy, we are assuring an unwavering focus on our patients. Our medicine is uninfluenced by investors.

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Best Practices

From our care to our policies we are unique in that we are in a state of constant improvement. We expect our partners, staff and patients to challenge us so that we constantly at the industry’s frontier.



Ownership for doctors

Clinical Autonomy

Exceptional patient care and experience

Great clinical pay and work-life balance

High turnover rate, which leads to low morale and productivity

Low compensation to dentists

Poor treatment of staff and no raises

Less control over office, hiring, firing and staff

No control of clinical schedule; see more patients in less time



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Dr. Dudley is committed to providing the highest quality dental care for his patients. He has focused his post-dental school continuing education emphasis on keeping abreast of all the new advances in dental procedures and materials. This includes maintaining a safe office environment for both his staff and his patients.

Dr. Dudley graduated with a BA degree in bio/chemistry from Middlebury College in Vermont. He received his DMD degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine. In 2003, he was selected for a one-year general dentistry program in the US Air Force. Upon completion of his residency, he served two years as a captain in the Air Force Dental Clinic at Pope Air Force Base in North Carolina.

After completing his military service, Dr. Dudley focused his attention on the goal of building a comprehensive group dental practice in Arlington, VA. Virginia Dental Center and Elite Dental were born, both highly successful practices conceived and managed during Dr. Dudley's 10 years in Arlington. He completed the qualifications to earn the prestigious Academy of General Dentistry Certification while in Arlington and also completed the MBA executive program at the Dardon School of Business at the University of Virginia.

Dr. Dudley has continued to expand his knowledge and clinical dental skills by taking many advanced courses such as in-residence Implant Dentistry training over several months.

Moving to Louisville, Colorado, was a quality of life decision for Dr. Dudley and his family. He and his wife, Mary Beth, and three daughters enjoy the many activities that Colorado has to offer.

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Scott Dudley is not only the founder of Branin but also its lead investor. By proving equity and operational advisory and support services Scott’s investment is much more than financial. Partners with Branin have a uniquely strong, competitive advantage.

  • Founder: of two dental brands with $6.5m of revenue

  • Growth: >30% YOY revenue growth rate (7yrs)

  • Leader: 4.9/5 star public reviews (496)

  • Clinical Excellence: FAGD, Dental Director (Spear)

  • Entrepreneur: SmileSIM(r)

  • Consultant: Clinical and business: MACC ACADEMY

  • Strategist: 20% profitability (EBITDA), $6.5m exit

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