For more information on this Overtime Rule, check out the original article LMT posted in September 2016.
Zahn Dental, the dental laboratory distribution business of Henry Schein, Inc. is excited to announce their new relationship with 360imaging®, a U.S. leader of computer-guided dental surgery, to offer 360imaging’s state-of-the-art, proprietary treatment planning software, 360dps, and surgical guide manufacturing, training and support services to dental laboratories. With an expanded line of products and services to help meet dental surgical customers’ needs, the integrated suite of software, hardware and services can also help increase in the efficiency of participating laboratories’ digital workflow and strengthen their presence in the dental surgery segment.
“Zahn Dental is excited to collaborate with 360imaging, whose turnkey guided-surgery solution package is ideally suited for dental laboratories to increase their array of services and strengthen their partnerships with new and existing accounts,” said Rita Acquafredda, Vice President and General Manager,...
Zahn Dental, the Laboratory Division of Henry Schein, Inc., was recently named the preferred laboratory consumables partner for OPT-In Laboratory Cooperative by OPT-In Management, LLC. Zahn Dental joins BEGO USA, Dental Wings and LabStar Software (formerly, Soundtrack) as a key corporate member in OPT-In’s strategic growth.
“Working with OPT-In Dental Laboratory Cooperative helps us more effectively reach a market that has always been important to us,” said Rita Acquafredda, General Manager and Vice President, Zahn Dental. “With this partnership, we can more easily provide business support that will help small laboratories operating under the OPT-In brand become more profitable. We are thrilled to be working in support of OPT-In and to hold a strategic position amongst their current list of corporate partners.”
As a strategic partner, Zahn will provide consumables and business support to laboratories operating under the OPT-In Brand.
On January 4th, Zahn Dental announced the retirement of Chairman Norman Weinstock.
Weinstock joined the Henry Schein division as part of a partnership formed with the company in 1985, to purchase Zahn Dental. From the moment he joined Henry Schein, Weinstock became a pillar of the company as the leader of the Zahn Dental business and was instrumental in the start of the Henry Schein acquisition program and field sales force. His vast network throughout the dental community and clear vision for the future contributed greatly to the growth of the company's Global Dental, Prosthetics and Practice Solutions businesses.
"As Norman and Sheila (his wife) move into a well-deserved retirement, I hope that all of Team Schein will join me in thanking Norman for his immeasurable contributions to our company, for his enduring friendship, and in wishing him many more years of health and happiness,” says Stan Bergman, Chairman and CEO.
As part of the recent merger to create Zimmer Biomet Holdings, a global leader in musculoskeletal health, BIOMET 3i and Zimmer Dental are combining operations. Zimmer Biomet will headquarter its dental business in Palm Beach Gardens, at the original BIOMET 3i site. The Company will retain 473 positions at the Florida location, and plans to hire more than 150 additional employees over the next three years.
“Zimmer Biomet’s Dental Division is the largest dental implant company in the United States, and we are excited to continue our growth as part of the Palm Beach Gardens community,” said General Manager David Josza. “Our combined operations will allow the company to more effectively serve our customers and administer our global organization. To strengthen our market position, we will continue investing in the best people, who can join us in advancing the field of clinical dental technology.”
Zimmer Biomet worked closely with leaders from the State of Florida,...
In September, Zimmer Biomet celebrated the grand opening of its completely renovated, 20,000-sq-ft facility in Carlsbad, CA. Attendees toured the Simulated Patient Training Laboratory, met members of the Zimmer Biomet Dental Leadership Team and took a 3D virtual tour of the company’s sister training facility in Parsippany, NJ, which opened last February.
“Opening not one but two enhanced training centers this year shows our ongoing commitment to providing increased and diversified opportunities for professional training,” says Ken Varner, Director of Institutes for Zimmer Biomet’s dental division.
Zimmer anticipates holding 35 courses a year at the Carlsbad location; in August, it held its inaugural course for technicians, The Role of the Dental Laboratory in Utilizing New Techniques and Innovations in Implant Dentistry. It was taught by Ryan Napolitano, Director of Marketing & Operations, and Richard Napolitano, CDT, Owner and CEO, Precision Craft Dental Laboratory,...
Zimmer Holdings, Inc. today announced that, following the receipt of U.S. Federal Trade Commission clearance, Zimmer has completed the acquisition of Biomet in a cash and equity transaction currently valued at approximately $14.0 billion. In connection with the combination, Zimmer has changed its corporate name to Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc. The Company will trade on the New York Stock Exchange and the SIX Swiss Exchange under the ticker symbol ZBH beginning June 29, 2015.
"The coming together of Zimmer and Biomet is a momentous achievement. We are excited to move forward as one company and to pursue new opportunities that benefit patients, healthcare professionals and employees around the globe," said David Dvorak, President and CEO of Zimmer Biomet. "Over the past several months, our integration planning teams have been working to ensure that we capture the best of both companies and create a seamless and efficient transition. I look forward to continuing to work closely with our employees...
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Zimmer Dental Inc., a leading provider of dental oral rehabilitation products and a subsidiary of Zimmer Holdings, Inc., is pleased to announce that it was recently honored with a Silver Medal at the 2013 Medical Design Excellence Awards (MDEA) in the category of "Dental Instruments, Equipment, and Supplies" for its revolutionary Zimmer® Trabecular Metal™ Dental Implant. Zimmer Dental's entry stands out as the only dental implant recognized in the highly regarded, global competition, which is sponsored by the Medical Device and Diagnostic Industry (MD+DI).
According to the MD+DI website, the MDEA competition is the premier awards program for the medical technology community, recognizing the achievements of medical product manufacturers and the many people behind the scenes—engineers, scientists, designers, and clinicians—who are responsible for the groundbreaking innovations that are changing the face of healthcare.
This recognition follows the recent coining of the...