Ceramics

Materials

  • Ceramics: a Pressing Matter

    Maribeth Marsico · 30 Memorable Moments · Industry News · Feb 2014

    Although PFMs were still considered by many to be the esthetic standard for clinical longevity, pressable ceramics—starting with IPS Empress and Optimal Pressable Glass (OPC)—began to drive...See more

  • The Philippine Connection: LMT's Ground-Breaking Interview

    Maribeth Marsico · 30 Memorable Moments · Industry News · Feb 2014

    In October 1985, amidst rumblings that U.S. laboratories were farming work out to offshore laboratories, LMT brought the issue out into the open. Our interview with Jerry Doviack, CDT, Owner of California-based...See more

  • Cosmetics Sizzle

    Maribeth Marsico · 30 Memorable Moments · Industry News · Feb 2014

    It wasn’t unheard of before 1985, but at the Chicago MidWinter meeting that February, cosmetic dentistry became the hottest topic around. The concept wasn’t new; Dr. Charlie Pincus was air-firing...See more

  • Maverick Dental Laboratories Transforms Car Dealership into Spacious, Modern Laboratory

    Kim Molinaro · Dream Labs · Labs & Profiles · Feb 2014

    Many laboratories create esthetic restorations, but some owners and their teams are lucky enough to work in facilities that are as beautiful as the work they create.

  • CAD/CAM Gamble Pays Off for Small Lab

    Kim Molinaro · Labs & Profiles · Nov 2013

    Last year, Bob Iuliano, CDT, invested about $80,000 in CAD/CAM equipment—and he hasn’t looked back since.

  • Ivoclar Vivadent Promotes Sarah Anders to Sr. VP of North America Sales

    LMT Communications, Inc. · Personnel News · January 22, 2014

    Ivoclar Vivadent announces that effective immediately, Sarah Anders has been promoted to the new position of Sr. Vice President of North America Sales. In this role, Ms. Anders will be responsible for...See more

  • Axsys Dental Solutions to Debut VersaMILL 4X at Chicago LabDay 2014

    Axsys Dental Solutions · Product News · January 19, 2014

    Axsys Dental Solutions introduces a 4-axis version of the VersaMILL Dental Machining Center for in-house fabrication of dental prostheses. Equipped with the precision and high performance components...See more

  • Amann Girrbach America Launches Entry Level 4-axis Motion 2 Mill

    Amann Girrbach America, Inc. · Product News · November 22, 2013

    Amann Girrbach America launches an entry level version of the Ceramill Motion 2 mill for in-house fabrication. Equipped with the precision and high performance components of the original Motion 2 five-axis...See more

  • Roland DWX-50 Dental Mill Approved For 3M ESPE Lava™ Ultimate Restorative Certification

    Roland DGA · Product News · October 09, 2013

    Roland DGA Corp. has announced that its DWX-50 dental CAD/CAM milling machine has earned approval from 3M ESPE for the company's Lava Ultimate Restorative resin nano ceramic material. Built on more than...See more

  • Ivoclar Vivadent to Host Online Broadcast On the Future of CAD/CAM

    Ivoclar Vivadent Inc. · Industry News · October 07, 2013

    Ivoclar Vivadent announces it will conduct an online broadcast addressing the future of CAD/CAM in the dental laboratory on October 22, 2013, at 11 a.m. EST/8 a.m. PST. Interested laboratory professionals...See more

  • The Next US Dental Laboratory Industry

    David Lesh · October 11, 2012

    There's always a lot of great technical talk here, but I would love to participate in some conversation about the trends taking place in the industry and how they affect us. I started Dale Dental 12 years...See more