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- August 2014
Whip Mix is pleased to announce it will be holding the 3rd annual Survive or Thrive Digital Forum on October 2nd and 3rd in Louisville, KY.
The Digital Forum offers the opportunity for laboratories of all sizes to learn what it takes to transition into a digital-based laboratory and how to grow it while staying profitable. The program will feature well-known presenters, each with a wealth of experience and information.
Topics will include: transitioning a lab of any size into a digital one,...
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- August 2013
In July, DATRON Dynamics—the North American representative of DATRON AG high-speed machining centers and 5-axis dental mills—officially opened its new Technology Center in Livermore, CA, just outside San Francisco.
"We have a significant West Coast customer base and it's growing,"...
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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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- July 2011
This summer, Ivoclar Vivadent announced that it had invested in Sirona Dental Systems, manufacturer of the Cerec InLab and Cerec chairside CAD/CAM systems, as well as in D4D Technologies, manufacturer of the E4D CAD/CAM systems for laboratories and dental offices. Ivoclar has supplied consumable materials for the Sirona system for a number of years, and will continue to do so, as well as to supply materials for the E4D system, which will be exclusively distributed by Henry Schein. (Along with...
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Transitioning from a traditional lab to a digital one is a big step for any size lab. This forum is an extension of our Survive or Thrive program and is for open discussion about why become a digital...
Working with more than one lab is the norm for the vast majority of dentists who responded to LMT's 2013 Dentist’s Survey: - Only 14% work exclusively with one lab - 30% work with two labs on a consistent basis - 45% regularly work with three labs - 11% work with more than three labs
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