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. . .Greetngs , for those of you who know me my name is Patrick. . . for those of you ,who do not . . .my name is STILL "Patrick" . . .I guess some things never change , Huh? If you were among those ,...See more that silently answered 'Right ' to that , I have some Property I want to sell you . . .Real cheap. . .Ha ! Ha!. . .just kidding All jokes aside, "Thank You" LMT, and all responsible for this Haven for those who have a Passion for Dental Technology, no matter at what level , that may Be! Any way another "Thanks " to Lmt for their fine Magazine as well! As far as myself I won't mention the "O" word , because I still run everyday , workout with weights , and practice the Martial Arts as well , and I have done this for many years, so I guess , that is why I created a new word for the WEBSTER folks , and it is 'OL'Ster'. . .the meaning is not quite ready for the "Rocking Chair and theFRONT PORCH" AS well my FAITH is a very important part of my Life, as I am sure it is to many of you out there , and I know It is to God , because in so many places in Scripture , and Hymns you hear ' They were 'CASTING' down 'CROWNS'. . ., so we know Heaven must be full of "DENTAL TECHNICIANS"! SINCERE THANKS! Patrick Eschenfelder
The Science section of the October 9th edition of The New York Times, "The Digital Doctor," profiled a number of...See more high-tech tools in the healthcare field, including Sirona Dental's CEREC System. In "A New Tooth, Made to Order in Under an Hour," writer Gina Kolata describes how her dentist used a chairside CEREC system to deliver a crown in one visit. "Maybe you think that dentists are stuck in the technological dark ages, waving pliers and babbling about fluoride," she says. "In truth, the profession has quietly embraced sophisticated technology..." Saying that 10% of dentists use chairside CAD/CAM, the article also explains the benefits and limitations of the technology, its applications in implantology and how dentists can also access the technology through laboratories.
> During its CEREC® 27 and a Half event held in Las Vegas in October, Sirona celebrated the 10-year anniversary...See more of its inLab CAD/CAM system. Participants explored an exhibit hall, attended presentations by inLab experts and had an opportunity to network with thousands of fellow CEREC dentists and laboratory owners. "Every time Sirona throws an event, I am beyond impressed learning about the new advancements of this amazing technology," says Matt Roberts, CDT, Owner of CMR Dental Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID. "Sirona just keeps making CAD/CAM more interesting, my job much easier and my dentists happier." For more from the event, visit www.CEREConline.com or www.CEREC27live.com.
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8% of survey respondents have a 3D wax printer. Of those who don’t have a system, 15% turn to another laboratory or manufacturer for their wax printing needs.
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