Chad Rogers, Technical Director at Professional Dental Lab Corp. in Elkhart, IN, has been involved with obstructive sleep apnea devices and trained laboratories throughout the country on fabrication, theory and design of the Oasys™ and TAP® appliances. Since 2005, he’s concentrated his...
INLAB LIVE STREAMING FROM LMT LAB DAY CHICAGO ON SATURDAY, FEB. 28TH - Program will cover lectures from Chad Rogers, Sean Han, Lindy Sikes, Mike Suris, Mike Small and Jay Black. Streaming begins at 7:00am...See more (PST, e.g. Los Angeles, CA); 9:00am (CST, e.g. Chicago, IL) and 10:00am (EST, e.g. Charlotte, NC). Go to: http://lmtchicago.sironaexperience.tv — tagged 8 members
Thanks to the advent of digital technology, many laboratory owners and managers are discovering new business models and finding ways to reinvent their businesses and reinvigorate their careers. Here are the stories of three lab owners/managers who have done so using Sirona Dental, Inc.'s CEREC Acquistion Centers, Sirona Connect.
"Ten years ago, we could mill copings in five or six materials with inLab; now we can fabricate copings, crowns, bridges and abutments in more than 30 different materials. That's how far inLab has come!" said Norbert Ulmer, Director of Laboratory CAD/CAM at Sirona Dental, Inc., during his opening...
According to LMT's 2013 Dentist Survey, lab owners are sometimes hesitant to raise their fees, fearful of losing the account. Yet 53% of dentists surveyed feel it’s reasonable for a laboratory to increase prices once a year by an average of 3.3%. Twenty-nine percent think an increase—an average of 4.6—every two years is more acceptable.
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