- September 2014
Following on its recent acquisitions of Dynamic Dental Laboratory (Lethbridge, AB) and Creative Dental Lab (Charlottetown, PE), the management and staff of Aurum Ceramic/Classic Dental Laboratories are pleased to welcome Hub Dental Lab to the Aurum Group™ family. The Aurum Group currently has 15 laboratory locations across North America.
Operating under the names Aurum Ceramic Dental Laboratories (Lethbridge) Co.; Aurum Ceramic Dental Laboratories (PEI) Inc; and Hub Dental Lab Ltd (A member of the Aurum Group of Companies), this adds the broad capabilities of the Aurum Group in materials, technology and technique to each location’s current full service product offerings.
“We look forward to continuing to provide the same great levels of local service and commitment to quality you have come to expect from these laboratories in each of these markets," says Hans J. (Hyo) Maier, President, Aurum Ceramic Dental Laboratories. “We’re...
- October 2013
Ivoclar Vivadent AG CEO Robert Ganley Honored at American College of Prosthodontists Conference in Las Vegas
Ivoclar Vivadent AG, of Schaan, Lichtenstein CEO Robert Ganley, was honored at the American College of Prosthodontists 2013 Annual Session at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas on October 10. He was recognized with Brasseler USA Chairman, President and CEO Don L. Waters as Honorary Directors of the ACP Education Foundation.
"I'd like to thank the American College of Prosthodontists (ACP) and its members for presenting me with this honor. Prosthodontists play a vital role in advancing quality dentistry today to improve patient outcomes," said Mr. Robert Ganley, CEO of Ivoclar Vivadent worldwide.
"Over the years, Ivoclar Vivadent has enjoyed its wonderful relationship with the ACP. As an Honorary Director of the Education Foundation, I promise to carry on the rich tradition of the foundation and its purpose."
"To recognize Bob Ganley for his outstanding contributions and continued support to our organizations and prosthodontics is such a pleasure," said Ms. Nancy Deal Chandler, Executive Director...
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Ivoclar Vivadent has founded a subsidiary in Russia, enhancing its presence in growing markets.
The Moscow-based subsidiary was formally inaugurated on September 19, 2013. The new subsidiary will be instrumental in scaling up the company's activities in the Russian market. Managing Director Stephan Uhlmann explains: "We have restructured our marketing and sales office into a subsidiary. This means that we now have our own warehouse logistics in Russia and are able to respond to the demands of our customers with considerably more flexibility."
Additionally, an ICDE (International Center for Dental Education) has been established simultaneously with the subsidiary and will enable the company to attend customers in the market more thoroughly and effectively with product training courses and high-profile presentations.
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In the above photo: Opening of the new Ivoclar Vivadent subsidiary...
For the first time ever, live dentistry will be offered at AACD 2014 in Orlando, the annual scientific session of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.
In a partnership with the American Dental Association (ADA), the AACD will present "Education in the Round," a live dentistry experience located in the AACD Exhibit Hall and open to all attendees of the conference. The goal of live dentistry is to provide attendees with a real-life demonstration of the procedures for which AACD dentists are highly recognized. The live dentistry exhibit is expected to draw large numbers of dental professionals to the conference, and is of interest to dentists and all members of the dental team.
"Live dentistry will be a huge draw for our attendees to visit the AACD Exhibit Hall," said Jeff Roach, AACD Director of Strategic Partnerships. "Education in the Round will inspire our attendees, and motivate them to take their own work up a notch. Also, the debut of live dentistry at our 30th anniversary...
- September 2013
Advanced Dental Products, Inc. is pleased to announce the acquisition of the Jelrus porcelain furnace spare parts sales and repairs of the VIP Universal X-Press. They will also supply muffles and thermocouples for all Jelrus porcelain furnaces. The acquisition became effective on September 1, 2013.
Jelrus, the dental laboratory division of Air Techniques, has a proven record of providing well-belt, dependable laboratory equipment. The acquisition by Advanced Dental Products, Inc. further enhances their own product line of high quality muffles, both quartz and non-quarts, for most porcelain furnaces.
Please direct all Jelrus inquires to Advanced Dental Products, Inc. customer service at 800 645-7237.
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,...
- August 2013
Beacon Bay Holdings and affiliates ("BBH"), a leading private investment firm located in Newport Beach, CA, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Cal Ceram Dental Laboratory's business. BBH is continuing with its strategy to partner with prominent dental laboratories across North America to provide a comprehensive solution for dental clinicians.
Cal Ceram Dental Lab, Inc., founded in 1983 by Greg Sederlin, is a leader in the specialized field of implant prosthetics. The Cal Ceram team of highly trained and skilled technicians provide implant expertise from case planning and design to in-office support for prosthetic placement. Mr. Sederlin has been a long-time implant educator in the industry and will continue to work closely with oral surgeons, implant study clubs and dentists to help them grow their practices.
Cal Ceram is joining a growing network of labs that currently includes renowned cosmetic lab da Vinci Dental Studios and NuLife Long Island, a leading dental laboratory...
Atlantic Precious Metal Refining (Atlantic), a Pittsburgh-based precious metal refinery serving dental professionals worldwide, is pleased to announce the launch of Strategy Milling, a revolutionary state-of-the-art milling center providing dental professionals convenient, affordable, and never before available milled full contour gold crowns and bridges. Powered by Atlantic, this revolutionary milling center saves the dental professional time and money, provides superior restorations with the unsurpassed accuracy of digital, and eliminates unwanted and expensive onsite alloy inventory.
"We believe that no posterior restoration compares to a noble gold restoration," remarked Scott Mappin, VP of Operations at Strategy Milling. "After years of research and development, we can now fill a huge gap in digital dentistry by providing milling capabilities dental professionals won't find anywhere else. Strategy Milling allows us to provide stunningly accurate gold restorations with outstanding...
- October 2011
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- July 2011
LMT visits with Ivoclar Vivadent\'s CEO Bob Ganley to learn more about his company\'s investments in Sirona Dental Systems and D4D Technologies, and his thoughts on emerging trends in our industry.
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Ivoclar Vivadent has been honored for its significant contributions to Donated Dental Services (DDS)
- April 2011
Beginning April 1, Jensen Dental will be a 3M ESPE Certified Lab Channel Partner in the U.S.