Similar to LMT’s Implant Surveys dating back to 2008, the majority of respondents to LMT’s 2016 Implant Survey rate their implant workload as “good” or “booming.”

Over the last few years, there has been an explosion in the number of new or improved material options for digital fabrication. LMT’s exclusive 2016 Digital Materials eSurvey asked how they are impacting workloads and uncovered three key trends.

LMT’s Editor Kelly Carr and I teamed up this month to put together an LMT-based Q&A. After all, this is The Answers Issue: LMT’s guide to everything you need to know about the dental laboratory industry and those who are in it. I’ve been dominating this

How many practicing dentists are male vs. female?

In 2013, 73% were male, 27% were female.
Source: ADA, Dentist Supply in the U.S.: 2001-2013 

Which states have the most dentists?


“We knew we could no longer build a value proposition around technology that can be procured by anyone,” says Lab Owner Mike Hill. Read about his strategies for engaging clients on a new level.

Your website is a reflection of your laboratory; many times it’s the first impression a potential client will have of your lab. Jordon Comstock offers tips to keep in mind when designing your website.