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VITA is pleased to announce that Magnusen Orthodontic Laboratory has completed comprehensive shade training in...See more VITA shade management and communication, earning recognition as an official VITA Certified Shade Laboratory. To achieve this designation, Magnusen underwent extensive VITA specific training to increase their shade management proficiency. With this new expertise, Magnusen Orthodontic Lab is able to offer expert advice and case planning support to their customers, while acting as the ultimate resource in shade management and esthetics by minimizing remakes, improving shade accuracy and producing accurate shade communication. Owner Dave Magnusen worked with Vident Inside Sales Representative, Nicole Roman. To achieve ideal outcomes, Magnusen Orthodontic Laboratory can utilize VITA's superior shade taking products and materials, including the VITA Easyshade Compact, VITA Classical Shade Guide, VITA 3D-Master Shade Guide, VITA Bleachedguide 3D-Master and VITA Linearguide 3D-Master. As part of their certification, Magnusen has the ability to provide VITA shade devices directly to their clientele. For more information, please contact Magnusen Orthodontic Laboratory at 714-751-1056.
Company Advances Strategy to Enhance Position in Dental Specialty Markets With Investment in Implant Manufacturer
Owners of Maverick Dental Laboratories, a full-service dental laboratory in Monroeville, PA, celebrated the company's...See more 10-year anniversary with the opening of a new headquarters. Co-owners Joseph Fey and Larry Albensi decided that to continue the rapid growth of Maverick Dental, the company would need a larger facility to accommodate more employees and additional manufacturing equipment. The search led them to a former automotive dealership, which merged the optimal design of office space and industrial-style workspace. "With as many as 20 percent of the nation's auto dealerships vacant from the recent recession, the opportunity exists to acquire and convert the properties," explained Mr. Fey. "In our case, the former showroom accommodates all of our sales and customer service functions and the large repair garage, with added windows, works for our micro-manufacturing needs. "It was a surprise that a building that once housed an automotive dealership could give us exactly what we wanted," Mr. Fey continued. "With the guidance of our team of talented architects and contractors, we transformed this building into the space we needed."