Laboratory participants and Straumann employees gather at the company's Laboratory Customer Conference, held in Dallas in October. The program featured two days of strategic business-building activities, best practice sharing, networking and a preview of 2013 product launches. Speakers included Andy Molnar, Straumann's EVP, Head of North America, on Straumann's Vision 2020 which outlined the company's commitment to digital dentistry for the laboratory; Dr. Brody Hildebrand on case presentations and photography tips for documenting cases; Dr. Russell Giordano on material science; and Chris May, CDT, on Straumann's materials and applications at work in the laboratory.
Dr. Russell Giordano, DMD, DMSc, FADM, is an associate professor and director of biomaterials in the Department of Restorative Dentistry/Biomaterials at the Boston University Goldman School of Dental Medicine. He is a fellow of the Academy of Dental Materials and has been actively involved in ceramic...
Laboratories are ready for digital impressions—41% are equipped to accept them—but many dentist-clients are not; State of the Industry 2015 respondents receive an average of 8% of their impressions digitally and from only about 6% of their clients.
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