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ORANGE COUNTY BRIEFLY

Gentle Dental Up 20%

September 25, 1997|Times Staff and Wire Reports

YORBA LINDA — Gentle Dental Service shares climbed more than 20% Wednesday, a day after the Vancouver, Wash., company announced plans to merge with Yorba Linda-based GMS Dental Group in a stock deal valued at more than $50 million.

The stock rose $2.38 a share to $14.13 in Nasdaq trading.

The merged company, which will retain Gentle Dental's name, will maintain executive quarters in both cities.

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