Shawn Holmes, a ceramist at Becker Dental Lab in Herculaneum, MO, had been going to physical therapy in an attempt to relieve lower back pain and discomfort,...See more which was only exacerbated by long hours at the bench. So when a co-worker made a novel suggestion—sit on a stability ball during the workday...
CAD/CAM Technician at Summit Dental Lab
Crown and Bridge technician since 2005, now specializing in CAD/CAM. Started at Keller Laboratories in Fenton, MO, then spent over 6 wonderful years at...See more Verch Dental Ceramics in Ellisville, MO. Currently working for Summit Dental Lab in Waco, TX.
Ten years ago, metal-based units made up 83% of laboratory casework. Since then, metal-free restorations have grown in popularity and—for the first time in 2015—metal-free units eclipsed metal-based workloads, 60% vs. 40%, respectively.
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