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D&S Group, Inc. of Waunakee, WI recently welcomed the experienced Hootman Dental Laboratory of Rockford, IL as its newest laboratory facility. Serving the dental community of northern Illinois and...See more southern Wisconsin since 1927, Hootman Dental Laboratory brings tremendous history, tradition and experience to the D&S Group. The Rockford based laboratory will serve as D&S’s southerly hub for improved presence in southern Wisconsin and northern Illinois. Travis Zick, President of D&S Dental Group, Inc., said “This partnership allows us to expand into a new market and team up with some great people. We’re excited about bringing our philosophy of service, education, and quality craftsmanship—backed by competitive pricing—to the northern Illinois arena.” While Hootman’s experience and locale will improve D&S’s Midwestern presence, D&S’s command of the newest and most efficient dental technologies will boost the Illinois lab’s technological capacities and product selection. Digital impression scans, digital design, CAD/CAM milling services, immediate access to the latest materials and products, and additional technological resources will now be offered on Hootman’s list of services. “The collaboration will both enhance and expand upon our current product offerings to meet the needs and exceed the expectations of both existing and potential clients,” said Debra Swenson, President of Hootman Dental Laboratory. “With new state-of-the-art technology, affordable pricing, additional continuing education opportunities, and an expanded well of expertise and knowledge to draw from, Hootman will continue to be the best laboratory choice for area dental professionals.” For more about D&S Group, Inc., including products and services offered, visit dnsdental.com.
Not only is D&S Dental Laboratory on the cutting edge of the dental industry, but they are keeping pace with, if not excelling faster than, the burgeoning technology propelling it behind the scenes....See more Most recently, D&S added an exciting and efficient mobile application to their arsenal of user-friendly customer services. Travis Zick, Partner at D&S, said, "Considering the popularity of tablets and smart phones, we wanted to make our information and services more accessible. So, we created a mobile app that allows our doctors to access important resources any time, any place. We're really happy with it, and think our clients will find the user-friendly interface extremely dynamic and helpful." The D&S Dental Lab app is available for free download on both the iTunes App Store for iPhone and Google Play for Android. The application's ease of access is only exceeded by its ease of use, making D&S information and services readily available. The home page offers eight different options to begin exploring: Products, Services, Rx Forms, Crown Selector, Information on Educational Seminars, Resources, Contact Information and Requests. The digital Rx Form and the Crown Selector functions dramatically simplify the case ordering process. The app allows doctors to choose the appropriate Rx Form for each case, and with just a few taps of the finger, be on their way to a completed prescription. Additionally, doctors may attach photographs, choose a convenient time and date for the case to be returned, and easily receive ready-to-use shipping labels. The Crown Selector functions by posing a series of questions in order to immediately prescribe the appropriate all-ceramic restorative indication. D&S Dental Laboratory, Inc. is a full-service, commercially operated dental laboratory driven by a service-centered philosophy dedicated to producing the highest quality products. D&S Dental's mission is to ensure customers' needs are given top priority. You will be confident your case is given the individual attention it requires. The technicians working at the NADL certified lab are leaders in dental technology and prove their premier status, delivering the highest quality cases. To find the free mobile application, search "D&S Dental Lab" in your app store. For more information, visit www.dnsdental.com or call 800-236-3859 today.
Now with three locations and 77 employees, D&S, headquartered in Waunakee, WI, remains true to its mission: focusing on the internal customer.