In December 2009, LDC invested alongside Palamon Capital Partners, AlpInvest Partners, and Morgan Stanley Alternative Investment Partners in a secondary management buyout of Associated Dental Practices (ADP) in a transaction valued at £136million.
In 2011 The Carlyle Group, in partnership with Palamon Capital Partners, reached an agreement to acquire dental service provider Integrated Dental Holdings and merge it with Associated Dental Practices. LDC retains a stake in the new business which subsequently rebranded to MyDentist.
In October 2016 MyDentist were ranked 8th in the Sunday Times Grant Thornton Top Track 250 league table. The league table is a ranking of Britain's private mid-market growth companies with the biggest sales.