The challenging aspect of this case was that one of the implants was improperly placed between #7 and #8. Steve Lee explains how he made a screw-retained zirconia framework with pink gingiva tissue to recreate the lost gingiva and then cemented on four single crowns made from IPS e.max to the framework.
LMT LAB DAY Chicago (moving across the river to the Hyatt Regency Chicago!): Friday, February 27 and Saturday, February 28
LMT LAB DAY West: Exhibits on Saturday, May 2 ONLY; Educational Clinics on Friday, May 1 and Saturday, May 2
LMT LAB DAY East (moving to Atlantic City!): Saturday, September 19
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Nearly three quarters of respondents to LMT’s exclusive 2014 Wage Survey have taken cost-cutting measures related to personnel in the last two years, citing unpredictable workflows, pricing pressure from dentists and other low-cost labs, and an increase in business costs.
“It’s people who make the difference, so my business philosophy is based on taking care of the staff first. If you do that, I believe everything else will come naturally,” says Jayme Hong, CEO and Chief Rainmaker at IDOC.
LMT’s 2014 Fee Survey respondents offer a mixed picture of their sales and profitability. On one hand, laboratory sales seem to be slowly improving. Profits, though, seem to be lagging behind.
Welcome to THE BRIDGE, LMT's online community network for the Dental Laboratory industry, a virtual LAB DAY environment 24/7. Connectivity — the buzz word of this new Century — has LMT's full attention and has been the driver of our brand from Day One. "The BRIDGE" does what a printed piece cannot do: create immediate, interactive experiences! Learn More →
Feb 27-28, 2015
Join LMT for its 31st annual LMT LAB DAY Chicago, the largest dental laboratory community gathering in America.
Saturday May 2, 2015
Garden Grove, CA
Join LMT for its 25th annual LMT LAB DAY West, the largest dental laboratory community gathering on the west coast. LMT LAB DAY West features: Over...
Saturday Sep 19, 2015
Atlantic City, NJ
Join LMT for our 16th annual LMT LAB DAY East, the largest dental laboratory trade show on the East Coast exclusively for the dental laboratory community....
Oct 22-25 · Shanghai, China
Oct 23-24 · Amherst, NY
Oct 23-25 · Orlando, FL
Scan and Design Technician Barry Mahoney recently competed on Face Off, a reality competition show exploring the world of special-effects make-up artists.
After watching technicians drop one too many crowns and losing productivity, Ceramist Tom Greggs invented Stabiliner, which reduces the risk of slippage of milled restorations during contouring/finishing procedures.
"It's people who make the difference, so my business philosophy is based on taking care of the staff first. If you do that, I believe everything else will come naturally," says Jayme Hong, CEO and Chief Rainmaker at IDOC.
LMT's 2014 Fee Survey respondents offer a mixed picture of their sales and profitability. On one hand, laboratory sales seem to be slowly improving. Profits, though, seem to be lagging behind.
In September, an affiliate of Beacon Bay Holdings (BBH), a private investment firm in Newport Beach, CA, acquired The Winter Laboratory in Laguna Beach, CA. The lab’s founder, Dr. Robert Winter,...
Henry Schein, Inc. announced today that it will release its third quarter 2014 financial results before the stock market opens on Thursday, November 6, 2014, and will provide a live webcast of its earnings...
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...
Ivoclar Vivadent introduces IPS e.max Press Multi, a new lithium disilicate material that will revolutionize laboratory pressing techniques. With lifelike shade progression from the dentin region to the...
Steve Braykovich · Jan 20, 2014
There are many interrelated factors that affect a DMC’s (Dental Milling Center) reliability, speed and accuracy, the three most important of which include the spindle drive system, machine control...