LAB DAY West 2014

May 16-17, 2014 · Garden Grove, CA

Educators at LAB DAY West 2014
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  • Frankie Acosta

    Dental Technician at AA Dental Design, Inc.

    www.aadentaldesign.com www.cerecondemand.com

  • Alek Aronin

    Dental Technician

    Alexander (Alek) Aronin began training in St. Petersburg, Russia in 1990 before moving to Israel where he cultivated his inspiration to create artistic porcelain restorations. In 2001, he opened a laboratory in Toronto and...

  • Shin Ashina, RDT

    Supervisor at Tanaka Dental Enterprises

    Shinsuke “Shin” Ashina, RDT, has been with Tanaka Dental since 1990 and has been its Laboratory Manager since 1993. He was trained in Japan and became a Schütz Dental Group (in Germany)-certified CAD/CAM instructor in 2009.

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  • Ron Baggott, CDT

    ERA Product Manager at Sterngold Dental Zimmer Dental

    Ronald Baggott, CDT, is Technical Education Field Manager for Sterngold Dental. He is a graduate of Dental Technology Institute. Ron has presented technical courses on various aspects of implant dentistry throughout the U.S....

  • Michael Bergler, MDT

    Director of Penn Dental Medicine CAD/CAM Ceramic Center at University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine

    Michael Bergler, MDT, is internationally recognized in the area of esthetic ceramic restorations and CAD/CAM technology.

  • Jay Black, CDT

    Works at Winter Springs Dental

    wsdentallab.com cerecondemand.com

  • Chris Bormes

    Works at PREAT Corp.

    Chris Bormes graduated from Gonzaga University and attended the Dental Laboratory Technology program at City College of San Francisco. He has earned both ICOI Fellowship and Mastership in Dental Technology; graduated from...

  • Thomas Bormes

    CEO at PREAT Corp.

    Tom Bormes, MBA, is the CEO and Chairman of the Board of Preat Corp. and a well-respected expert in dental prosthetics, implant restoration and precision attachments. Bormes was the founding President of APM Sterngold, has...

  • Doug Brydels, CDT

    Technical Manager at Dentsply Prosthetics

    Doug Brydels, CDT, is Dentsply Prosthetics' technical manager and oversees the removable Technical Training Center in York, PA. He has over 30 years of experience working in all phases of full and partial dentures, including...

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  • James Campbell

    Certified Instructor for the ORIGIN Intelligence CAD system at B&D Dental Technologies

    James Campbell is a Certified Instructor for the ORIGIN Intelligence CAD system and specializes in dental CAD/CAM technology. Combining his extensive experience in customer service and business management with his expert...

  • Rendon Chambers

    Partner and Business Development Executive at Express Dental Laboratory

    Rendon Chambers is a Partner and Business Development Executive at Express Dental Laboratory, Norman, OK, a complete Sirona inLab laboratory. He graduated from the University of Oklahoma.

  • Tra' Chambers

    Owner at Express Dental Laboratory

    Tra’ Chambers, President of Express Dental Laboratory, Norman, Okla., earned a bachelor of science degree in biology with an emphasis in biotechnology. Focus is on providing dentist with high quality restorations by using...

  • Alessandro Cucchiaro

    General Manager at Zirkonzahn USA

    Alessandro Cucchiaro, CMDT, MDT, General Manager of Zirkonzahn USA, is a well-recognized pioneer in the field of restorative and implant dentistry. A graduate of the Dental School of Modena e Reggio Emilia in Italy, he has...

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  • Neal Demazure

    Account Manager at Datron Dynamics, Inc.

    Neal Demazure is the Dental Accounts Manager for DATRON Dynamics, Inc. Since receiving his degree in industrial technology, Demazure’s portfolio of projects includes small parts manufacturing in the temperature control,...

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  • James Ellison, CDT

    Technical & Education Department Head at Sterngold

    James Ellison, CDT, has spent the past 29 years with Sterngold as the Technical and Education Department Head. With a Bachelors Degree in Biology and an Associates Degree in Chemical Technology, he earned his CDT during 20...

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  • Mark Ferguson

    Assistant Manager at Core 3d Centres

    Mark comes from a dental family. His grandfather, father, and brother are all dentists. He has worked as a technician at the highest level, an now has turned his attention to digital technology in the dental field.

  • Al Fillastre, CDT

    Owner at Ceram-O-Arts

    Al Fillastre, CDT, is the Owner of Ceram-O-Arts dental laboratory in Lakeland, FL, and National Technical Consultant for Captek North America. He has worked in a variety of commercial laboratories as well as in his own lab...

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  • Scott Gallacher, CDT

    Manager, Precision Milling Center at B&D Dental Technologies

    Scott Gallacher, CDT, is the Manager of Precision Milling Center at B&D Dental Technologies. He began his career as a model technician/delivery driver and eventually became the lab manager and earned his CDT. In 2006, he...

  • Marlin Gohn, CDT

    Technical Education Manager at Argen Corp.

    Marlin Gohn, CDT, is Argen’s Technical Education Manager and has traveled internationally assisting laboratories with technical issues. After graduating from Larayco Dental Arts College in 1972 with a degree in dental technology,...

  • Jordan Greenberg

    CAD/CAM Product Manager at Datron Dynamics, Inc.

    For the past 8 years, Jordan has been heavily involved with the transition to a more digital dental lab. His role at DATRON has concentrated his efforts around the development of milling titanium implant bars and custom...

  • Von Grow, CDT

    Student at Dark Horse Dental Studio, DTG Magazine, Damaged Goods

    Its time to come out of the shadows my Dental Tech Brothers!

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  • Sean Han, CDT

    President at Image Dental Studio, Inc.

    Sean Han, CDT, is CTO of Image Dental Studio in Santa Clara, CA, specializing in cosmetics and implants. He has been interested in CAD/CAM for over 10 years and since he bought his first full option system—the Sirona In-Lab...

  • Greg Harris

    Works at The Harris Group

    Greg Harris started Procera® in Canada in 1997 and shortly after joined the U.S. Procera® team, developing and lecturing to both labs and dentists. He then joined Dental Services Group as the Director of Sales and Marketing....

  • Les Hochhauser

    Vice President Product Research and Development at American Dental Supply, Inc.

    Les Hochhauser is VP of Product Research and Development for American Dental Supply, Inc. and responsible for the safety and health compliance program at the company. An Industrial Chemist with over 30 years of experience,...

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  • Gary Iocco

    President at Dimension Dental Design

    Gary Iocco is the Owner of Dimension Dental Design, a CDL in Hastings, MN. He attended DePaul University and Winona State University, majoring in business, and started Dimension Dental Studio, located in Minneapolis, MN,...

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  • Mark Jackson, RDT

    Owner at Precision Ceramics Dental Lab

    Mark Jackson, RDT, is the Owner of Precision Ceramics, CT Scanning and Implant Planning Center in Montclair, CA, and has served as the Chairman of the Technical & Education Committee for the Southern California Lab Owners...

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  • Luke Kahng, CDT

    Owner at LSK 121 Dental Prosthetics

    Luke Kahng, CDT, is the Owner of LSK121 Oral Prosthetics in Naperville, IL. In addition to being a board member for several dental publications, he has published more than 100 articles with major dental journals. Kahng also...

  • Vanik Kaufmann-Jinoian, MDT

    CEO at Cera-Tech AG

    Vanik Kaufmann-Jinoian, MDT, Owner of Cera-Tech AG in Switzerland, is active in developing and testing new products and ceramic systems. After his apprenticeship in Switzerland, he studied marketing in the U.S. and worked...

  • Jeffrey Kesting

    Senior Product Specialist NobelClinician & NobelProcera Nobel Biocare North America at Nobel Biocare Procera, LLC

    Jeff Kesting is the Sr. Product Specialist for NobelClinician & NobelProcera for Nobel Biocare North America. After graduating from Indian River State College in Fort Pierce, FL, with a Dental Laboratory Technology degree,...

  • Robert Kreyer, CDT

    Co-Owner at Custom Prosthetics, Inc.

    Robert Kreyer, CDT, a working partner at Custom Prosthetics in Los Gatos, CA, is a third-generation technician, received his technical training from the U.S. Army Medical Field Service School and was a member of various prosthodontic...

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  • Steve Seung-Hoon Lee, CDT

    Master Dental Technician at Zahnwerkstatt, LLC U.S.A.

    Until November 2012, Professional instructor / Co-director of the UCLA Master Dental Ceramist program. Now, working as a Master dental technician in Beverly Hills, Zahnwerkstatt, LLC U.S.A on North Camden Drive.

  • Terry Lorber

    Engineering Manager at Dentsply Implants

    I'm creating digital workflows for ATLANTIS products.

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  • Jesse Madsen

    Certified CAM Instructor at B&D Dental Technologies

    Jesse Madsen is a Certified CAM Instructor. He spent several years training under Juan Olivier, MDT, Assistant Clinical Instructor for Lee Culp at the IOAD, and has an extensive knowledge of CAD/CAM systems including advanced...

  • Grant Maier

    Manager at Core 3d Centres

    Grant Maier, RDT, CDT, is the Laboratory Manager of Aurum Ceramic™, Las Vegas, and the VP of Core3dcenters™ USA. After graduating from Schiller International University in Heidelberg, Germany with a Bachelor of Business...

  • Bill Marais, RDT

    Owner at Disa Dental Studio

    Bill Marais, RDT, is the Owner of Disa Dental Studio, Portland, OR, a one-man lab focusing on high-end, complex, combination cases. He has continued his education by attending numerous workshops and courses, including Frank...

  • Justin Marks, CDT

    Owner/Technician at Master-Touch Dental Laboratories, Inc.

    Justin Marks, CDT, is the President and Owner of Master-Touch Dental Laboratory in New York. He is a Certified Dental Technician in Complete Dentures as well as a Certified Valplast Technician and Instructor. Marks has lectured...

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