Technician Biljana Ramova uses zirconia to create tiny sculptures of some of her favorite things.

As part of our ongoing State of the Industry 2015 coverage, LMT Editors visited the world’s largest dental show to bring you the scoop on the latest product and process innovations worldwide—including digital dentures, laser milling and more—and what else is coming down the pike for the U.S. market.

Lab Owner Michael Suris offers a step-by-step look at fabricating a partial denture using Sirona’s new inLab partial framework software (iPS) and its inEos® X5 intelligent robotic scanner.

Join LMT on September 19, 2015 at the Atlantic City Convention Center, Convention Blvd., Atlantic City, NJ, for education, exhibits, technology, new products, hands-on demos and networking. Plus: casinos, nightlife, the boardwalk, the beach, fine dining and fun for all ages!

Since its debut 25 years ago, LMT’s LAB DAY West has grown from a regional show with 800 attendees to the largest dental laboratory trade show on the West Coast and a truly international event. This year’s show in Garden Grove, CA, drew 1,706 laboratory owners, managers and technicians, hailing from 27 states and 10 other countries.

Industry icon Jim Glidewell shares his perspective on the future of our industry, including restorative trends, the biggest challenges you’ll face and strategies to ensure your laboratory’s success.

Marcel Fundora combines his experience as a technician and an artist to create beautiful paintings focused on dentistry.

Welcome to LMTmag.com, 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. LMTmag.com does what a printed piece cannot do: create immediate, interactive experiences! Learn More →

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Upcoming Shows

    LAB DAY East 2015

    Saturday Sep 19
    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. Now in Atlantic City!

    LMT LAB DAY Chicago 2016

    Feb 26-27, 2016
    Chicago, IL

    Join LMT for its 32nd annual LMT LAB DAY Chicago, the largest dental laboratory community gathering in America.

    LMT LAB DAY West 2016

    May 13-14, 2016
    Garden Grove, CA

    Join LMT for its 26th annual LMT LAB DAY West, the largest dental laboratory community gathering on the west coast.

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    LMT Communications, Inc.
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