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Daily Bite- Sept 2012
47% are freezing pay raises 39% are reducing/eliminating overtime 38% are cutting hours 36% are laying off technicians 25% are reducing/eliminating bonuses 16% are reducing/eliminating health insurance benefits 8% are cutting salaries 7% are instituting forces, unpaid vacations (percentages total more than 100 because respondents could select more than one answer)
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- LAB DAY Chicago 2013
- Friday3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Saturday10:15 am - 12:15 pm
Precise full contour zirconium occlusion, great fitting titanium implant bars and abutments right out of the mill increase digital productivity tremendously. Joachim Mosch, CDT, shows how the combination...
- Friday4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Saturday1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Christian Hannker, MDT, shows how Primotec's new 5-axis wet and dry mill can easily mill implant bars made out of titanium, Co-Cr and zirconia, with no finishing needed after milling.
- LAB DAY West 2013
- Saturday8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Multiple-Implant Restorative Solutions for the Edentulous Patient Featuring CAD/CAM Titanium Bar Prostheses, Incorporating the All-on-4 SolutionYorba Linda CA, United States
**Since this is a team-approach seminar, laboratory/doctor teams must attend together.** Dr. Andy Bock and Thomas Wade, CDT, discuss using a prosthetically driven plan for implant placement, the All-on-4®...
- LAB DAY Chicago 2014
- Friday9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Live Case Demonstrations--Scanning, Designing and Milling Titanium and Zirconia Crowns, Bridges, Implant Abutments and BarsPeoria IL, United States
Ryan Johnson, Doug Taylor, Jim Brown and Shanda Robb give live demonstrations of scanning, designing and milling applications for zirconia crowns and bridgework and titanium implant abutments and bars....
- Friday1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Saturday9:00 am - 11:00 am
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Milling your own titanium implant parts can be very lucrative, but there are a lot of misconceptions about what's involved. In Part One of this series, Felix Chung, Neal Demazure and Jordan Greenberg explain...
- Friday3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Saturday11:00 am - 12:00 pm
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Milling Titanium Implant Bars & Custom Abutments In-House--Part 2: Calculating the ROI and Profitability for Your Lab
Immediately following Part One of this series, outlining the technology required to successfully mill titanium implant parts, Jordan Greenberg, Neal Demazure and Jerry Zagury explore features of the Datron...