The Phillips' home and laboratory in Fayetteville, NC, (shown right) was completely flooded last week by hurricane Matthew.
Vaniman Manufacturing Company has announced that it will begin to offer a new 3D rendering service titled Design Center beginning Monday, August 3.
The 3D rendering service will assist with the plumbing needs of your laboratory and accompanying dust collectors. You can choose between the 2, 3, 4, 5, or 6 station standard templates, or contact Vaniman for any further modifications you would like to make.
“The process is simple, pick a template that meets your basic needs then we will customize it to your specific lab,” Kyle Galenza, Sales and Marketing Manager, said.
The Vaniman team understands just how busy dental professionals are, and how much time it can take to build a dental laboratory from the ground up. That is why the Design Center provides you with a fast service that is completely customizable.
“This service takes less than 2 business days to complete and can be modified to meet the customer’s needs. Afterwards, we supply labeled instructions for easy...
Heraeus Kulzer, LLC, is donating a portion of sales from its Venus White line of teeth whitening systems to support breast cancer research for the fourth consecutive year. The company's Venus Whitening for Hope campaign is poised to bring total contributions to over $200,000 by the end of the year. Also, during the month of October, Heraeus made a donation to breast cancer research for each "like" on the Heraeus Dental 360 Facebook page.
October is also Domestic Violence Awareness Month, which Venus White supports by helping domestic violence victims through the AACD's Give Back a Smile (GBAS) program. Heraeus donates Venus White systems to participating dental practices that pledge to donate proceeds directly to GBAS.
Vero Software, a leading provider of CAD/CAM/CAE solutions is pleased to announce the acquisition of Sescoi International, an industry specialist for 2D to 5-axis NC machining with its WorkNC product suite.
The acquisition of Sescoi International firmly establishes Vero as the world's largest and number one CAM specialist. The acquisition will provide the platform to build even stronger products across the range through a significantly enlarged development team and distribution channel with experienced, time served, industrial knowledge.
Commenting on the acquisition, Richard Smith, CEO of Vero Software says, "Across the enlarged Group, the complementary products address the worldwide need for efficient and innovative CAD/CAM/CAE technology. With an unrivalled breadth of market leading solutions for specific manufacturing techniques and an expanded distribution capability, we will continue to provide excellent service and support to both existing and new customers and further extend a...
Examples of all-on-six overdenture highlighting the superior fit and finish possible when coupling the power and precision of Versamill technology with the manufacturing experience of Axsys Dental Solutions' nearly 40 years of CAD/CAM/CNC manufacturing experience.
Images taken of bar directly after machining with no post-machining hand work and reflects user-selectable surface finish to either facilitate cementation ("rougher" finish in this example) or finer finish when interfaceing with soft tissue.
Total machining time: 70 minutes.
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The Foundation for Dental Laboratory Technology (FDLT) has launched a five-module Virtual Full Denture Training Program, underwritten and produced by DENTSPLY Prosthetics. Dr. Lars Bouma and Jerry Kaizer, Owner, Murray-Kaizer Dental Lab, Farmington, CT, provided clinical and technical guidance throughout production of the video program, which documents a case from initial chairside assessment through placement of the final dentures. It provides clinical and laboratory protocols along with insights into the collaboration needed between dentist and technician.
“The Foundation’s mission is to ensure accessible, high-quality education to meet ever-changing workforce needs. Removables continue to be a growing segment of the laboratory market,” says Leon Hermanides, CDT, Foundation Chair. “Additionally, today’s dental school graduates receive less hands-on training in removable prosthetics. This program will serve as a valuable resource for both target audiences.”...
National Children’s Oral Health Foundation: America’s ToothFairy (NCOHF) will hold a Virtual ToothFairy Ball and Online Auction November 1-24 to engage caring companies and individuals across the dental industry in saving the smiles of vulnerable children.
Corporations and individuals participate by purchasing virtual "tables" for $5,000 and/or by donating items for the silent auction. Each table sponsor will have a $5,000 ToothFairy Grant awarded in their name to an NCOHF Affiliate community clinic or program serving at-risk children. Thanks to generous underwriters, 100% of event proceeds will be allocated to help children in need.
Table sponsors include the following generous individuals and corporations: 3M ESPE, 3M ESPE Retired Execs, A. Titan, Align Technology, Inc., BAE Systems, Benco Dental, Dr. Gordon Christensen, Darby Dental, Dentsply, DMG America, Dudnyk, Mr. Henk van Duijnhoven, Hanley Wood Marketing, Henry Schein, IQ Dental, Mr. Thomas and JoAnn Prescott, SciCan,...
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VITA is proud to announce that Matthew O'Connell has joined the company as the President of VITA North America, effective immediately. The announcement was made by VITA North America CEO Dr. Emanuel Rauter and the Board of Directors after a nationwide search. Dr. Rauter added, "Matt's extensive experience in product sales within the dental industry and his enthusiastic attitude were keys in our decision. We feel Matt is uniquely qualified to lead VITA North America."
Matt comes to VITA North America from Sonendo, Inc., where he was Vice President of Sales. For more than 20 years he was with Ormco International, most recently serving as Vice President of Global Sales. He also held sales and management positions at Ormco, based in Orange, California, and spent time in Mexico City, spearheading Ormco efforts in Latin America. Matt also served as the Managing Director of Ormco Europe, based in Amersfoort, Netherlands.
Matt's undergraduate degree is from San Francisco State University and he...
Brea, CA - VITA is pleased to announce that Puche Dental Lab, Innova Dental Inc., Magnusen Orthodontic Lab, Michaelangelo Dental Studio, Castable Ceramics, Artistic Dental Design, Inc., Pacific Dental Inc., Brabant Dental Lab, R-dent Dental Laboratory and Biogenic Dental Corp. have completed comprehensive shade training in VITA shade management and communication, earning recognition as official VITA Certified Shade Laboratories.
To achieve this designation, each lab underwent extensive VITA specific training to increase their shade management proficiency. With this new expertise, the labs are 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.
To achieve ideal outcomes, the new VITA Certified Shade Labs can utilize VITA's superior shade taking products and materials, including the VITA Easyshade Compact,...