Carestream Dental Becomes Independent Global Company Following Acquisition by CD&R, Hillhouse/CareCapital

Investment signals opportunity for growth in the oral healthcare market

Friday, September 1, 2017

Clayton, Dubilier & Rice and CareCapital Advisors Limited (part of Hillhouse Capital Management), today completed the previously-announced acquisition of Carestream Dental, the dental digital business of Carestream Health. The carve-out transaction establishes Carestream Dental as an independent global company, wholly-owned by CD&R and Hillhouse/CareCapital funds.

Carestream Dental is a leading provider of dental digital product lines and services, including imaging equipment, CAD/CAM systems and practice management software that enables oral healthcare providers around the world to advance their standards of care and improve clinical efficiency.

Lisa Ashby continues to lead Carestream Dental as chief executive officer. CD&R operating advisor John Dineen, former CEO of GE’s healthcare business, has assumed the role of Chairman of the Carestream Dental Board.

For more information about Carestream Dental, or any of its innovative technology, visit or call 800.944.6365.

About Carestream Dental

Carestream Dental provides industry-leading imaging, CAD/CAM, software and practice management solutions for dental and oral health professionals. With more than 100 years of industry experience, Carestream Dental products are used by seven out of 10 practitioners globally and deliver more precise diagnoses, improved workflows and superior patient care. For more information or to contact a Carestream Dental representative, call 800.944.6365 or visit