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German dental supplier Heraeus Kulzer GmbH has acquired the Italian CAD/CAM manufacturer Enhanced Geometry Solutions (EGS Srl).Heraeus Kulzer GmbH is the parent company of Heraeus Kulzer, LLC, the worldwide leader in dental esthetics.
EGS is a CAD/CAM company recognized for its leading 3D expertise and...
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- April 2013
Heraeus' Precious Metal Refining Division to Donate to Foundation For Dental Laboratory Technology For 3rd Straight Year
Heraeus Kulzer, LLC, the worldwide leader in dental esthetics, announced today that in 2013 its Precious Metal Refining Division will support the Foundation for Dental Laboratory Technology (FDLT) with a donation for the third consecutive year.
A non-profit organization founded in 2008 with funding from the National Association of Dental Laboratories (NADL), FDLT's purpose is to advance the profession of dental laboratory technology by developing educational curriculums and programs for dental...
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Heraeus Kulzer, LLC, the worldwide leader in dental esthetics, announced today that it will emphasize the message "Giving a Hand to Oral Health" in its communications with dental and laboratory professionals.
"We understand that a dental or laboratory professional's most valuable assets are his or her hands, which are the beauty behind the work," said Christopher Holden, Heraeus president. "Through restorative and esthetic treatments, these talented professionals use their hands, as well as their...
- January 2013
Heraeus Kulzer North America is part of the Heraeus Group which was founded over 160 years ago and today generates annual revenues of over $6 billion with precious metal trading revenues of over $25 billion. The parent company employs more than 13,300 people in over 120 countries.
In 2011, its Refining Division began making annual donations to the NADL's Foundation for Dental Laboratory Technology based on the value of refined scrap from NADL/FDLT member laboratories. Heraeus also co-sponsors the...
- November 2012
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,...
- July 2012
SOUTH BEND, INDIANA, May 28, 2012—
Heraeus Kulzer, LLC, the worldwide leader in dental esthetics, announced today that it is offering a three-year warranty on its economy-priced Artic brand of denture teeth. Previously, this warranty was only available on Heraeus' premium-priced Mondial® and Mondial i denture teeth and their mid-range tooth, Basic.
This warranty covers any defects in the materials and workmanship of any Artic teeth used in the fabrication of a denture, provided that:
SOUTH BEND, INDIANA, June 6, 2012—
Achieving truly exceptional consistency is a significant challenge for virtually any product category. The challenge is particularly steep, however, for dental waxes, which are vulnerable to uncontrollable variables ranging from the weather in South America to the behavior of bumble bees.
Yet despite this, the Modern Materials Division of Heraeus Kulzer, LLC, the worldwide leader in dental esthetics, has set the standard for dental wax consistency for over...
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SOUTH BEND, INDIANA, June 18, 2012—
For all of her 33 years, Cheryl was afflicted with ectodermal dysplasia, a condition in which the teeth may be missing, pointed, widely spaced, or prone to cavities because of defective enamel.
In her case, her baby teeth were misshaped, and since many of her permanent teeth failed to develop, each time she lost a baby tooth her remaining teeth would shift. Those adult teeth that did develop were peg-shaped. Cheryl had to start wearing partial dentures...
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- March 2012
Tip 1 Set up regular collection procedures in your lab and designate these
tasks to one person.
Tip 2 Send your scrap in on a regular schedule rather than holding it for long
periods of time; frequent shipments allow you to keep track of your assets.
Tip 3 Create a comprehensive checklist to ensure you're routinely collecting
scrap in every possible place, including on floors and in rugs and air
Tip 4 Use a reputable company that will value all precious metal components
Heraeus Kulzer's Prosthetics Division is offering a web-based, print-on-demand site for its laboratory customers. The site gives laboratories access to the company's portfolio of brochures and other tools that can be used to market their services to dental practices.
The site allows a laboratory to customize the materials with its logo, address and other contact information as well as download Heraeus product logos, images, customer letters, customizable pricing sheets and other materials at no...
Heraeus Kulzer's Precious Metal Refining Division has donated almost $20,000 to the Foundation for Dental Laboratory Technology (FDLT). In 2011, Heraeus announced it would donate a portion of the value of scrap it refined from all NADL/FDLT-member laboratories. The company's commitment remains in effect for 2012.
"Heraeus Kulzer is to be commended for its foresight in its commitment to dental laboratory technology education by providing consistent contributions to the Foundation through linkages...
- December 2011
HERAEUS' Mondial 8i -5° posterior denture teeth offer functionality and natural esthetics with lifelike flat cusps and are tailored to suit implant-borne prosthetics. Also, the company introduces two new acrylics: Paladon ultra, a heat-curing acrylic for the highest requirements, and PalaXpress ultra,...