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For this year's Creative Edge Symposium, Bego USA, Preat and Whip Mix team up to offer technicians one-on-one technical...See more advice that exceeds what you can get on the exhibit floor. The symposium offers two ways to learn and explore: demonstrations, technical assistance and networking with the companies' representatives, as well as three CDT-approved courses offered throughout the day on fixed, removable and implant cases.
Lean principles guarantee you successful, predictable and consistent pressing. Bernie Jaraslow and Bob Long discuss...See more how having the right material and the right equipment available, at the right time, in the right condition, is essential to successful pressing. They also explore the importance of the preparatory through post-pressing processes and the equipment necessary to assure the highest value pressing possible.
Lean Manufacturing and its concepts and principles are a vital step in improving and re-energizing the future of...See more the dental laboratory as we compete in a global economy. Craig Pickett discusses Lean principles, how they relate to current and common issues in the laboratory, and help both large and small laboratory owners identify areas of improvement. As a practical application and a place to begin, the course addresses common areas in the model room and how to improve the flow of work through the department and ultimately the entire laboratory. Come prepared to re-think how you have worked in the past and how you'll organize for the future.
The Daily Bite
Are your clients considering chairside CAD/CAM? Some laboratory owners feel dentists aren't getting an accurate picture of the expenses involved with chairside systems. Educate them on their investment, including the cost of equipment, maintenance, porcelain blocks, milling burs and the most important thing: time.
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