September 3, 2020
It feels like the entire dental industry is going towards CAD/CAM and digitizing as many labor-intensive processes in the dental lab as possible. It should surprise no one that the biggest opportunity to reduce labor is in a removable lab, specifically dentures.
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April 29, 2020
Due to the current circumstances regarding the pandemic, we are all trying to navigate staying connected with our peers, friends and family while maintaining social distancing.
February 26, 2020
Industry experts gathered in Zahn Dental’s Glass Classroom (located in the back of the Digital Exploratory, Grand Ballrooms EF) to discuss the latest innovations in digital materials and digital workflow.
February 18, 2020
For LMT LAB DAY Chicago, Zahn Dental education will feature 23 table clinics and 23 lectures over the course of 3 days with topics ranging from Implementing a Profitable Digital Workflow to Marketing Your Lab.
February 12, 2020
While there are many aspects to designing an efficient dental lab, proper suction design for dust collection is often overlooked. Keeping your workstations and lab area clean are extremely important and without adequate dust collection, your lab can quickly become a dusty mess.
December 23, 2019
Since 1999, Henry Schein's Holiday Cheer for Children has been part of our season of giving back. The initiative is designed to make the holiday wishes of underserved children in the local areas where Henry Schein has a presence come true during the end-of-year holidays.
December 18, 2019
Breaking news: 3Shape recently announced that 3Shape Splint Studio has received FDA 510(k) market clearance and will become available in the USA on December 18, 2019.
December 16, 2019
With 10 million TMJ patients in the USA, and Bruxism impacting 10 to 20% of the population, there are so many patients that could benefit from KeySplint Soft™ Clear.
December 11, 2019
What is Copy Denture? Copy Denture is a new software update from 3Shape. This update is available for existing Full Dentures software customers.
December 10, 2019
Expand your business easily with CAD Points. It's a risk-free way to design additional CAD/CAM indications.
October 15, 2019
We are just a few days out from the 2019 Zahn Expo and we are so excited for you to get to West Palm Beach!
October 9, 2019 | Kris Schermerhorn, CDT
“The aging of baby boomers means that within just a couple of decades, older people are projected to outnumber children for the first time in U.S. history,” said Jonathan Vespa, a demographer with the U.S. Census Bureau.
October 9, 2019 | Guest Contributor
It’s not every day your industry undergoes a revolution, let alone two. We saw it years ago when zirconia came to market and the advent of digital technology.
September 23, 2019
In a time where removable dentures are increasing, and the availability of trained removable technicians is decreasing, it is difficult for a laboratory to keep up with production demands.
September 17, 2019
Eliminate Model Headaches with Wonderfill Tongue Filler
Creating accurate models is a vital step toward obtaining well-fitting dental prosthesis. Pouring models using the correct technique and choosing the right products will make your lab more productive and save valuable time, materials and money.
September 10, 2019
Technology is evolving at a rapid pace and we as consumers can’t be without a new iPhone, wireless headphones or gadget every few years. Why should we treat our lab equipment any differently?
August 1, 2019 | Pamela Hanneman, CDT
Just because your oven can fast sinter doesn’t mean you should. Not all products are approved, and the results are not esthetic.
June 25, 2019 | Ian O’Neill, Roland DGA
Have you been thinking about upgrading your Roland DWX-50 to the DWX-52D?
May 22, 2019 | Joseph M. Saburn, Esq.
This October we are heading to West Palm beach for the 2019 Zahn Expo! We have some exciting things lined up...
April 25, 2019 | Dr. Rella Christensen
Are you thinking about attending the Zahn Expo in West Palm Beach? We have some outstanding...
April 5, 2019 | Alexander Wünsche
There are so many factors and conditions that will affect the mechanical properties of a zirconia restoration...
January 21, 2019 | Sasha Der Avanessian
Interview by Sasha Der Avanessian The enigmatic smile designer shares his thoughts on inspiration, philosophy, fear, and victory...
December 17, 2018 | Beth Collington, Sr Manager, Digital Materials - Global Prosthetic Solutions
We recently conducted a market survey regarding digital dentures and found that 60% of respondents plan to transition to a completely...
November 19, 2018 | Zahn Dental Team
The past decade has ushered in the digitization of the dental laboratory industry. From the very first mills...
November 5, 2018 | Alex de Vos
In the last decade we have seen extreme advancements in technology. Look around and consider what you might...
October 22, 2018 | Team Schein
Now in its 12th year, Henry Schein's "Practice Pink" program has raised of $1.5 million to aid in...
October 15, 2018 | Greg Everett
As a dental lab invested in digital technology, you want to get the most from your milling burs...
October 1, 2018 | Pamela Hanneman, CDT
Can the zirconia crowns be touching slightly when going in the furnace or should there be space between them?
September 24, 2018 | Nathan Frey
Have you ever looked at a dental sandblaster and thought, "what else can I do with this thing?"
September 13, 2018 | Zahn Dental Team
VisiClear has been a staple in removable labs for quite some time as part of an injectable workflow using...
September 4, 2018 | Pamela Hanneman, CDT Zirconia
Pamela Hanneman, CDT has been a technician for 23 years and a CDT since 2002. Her experience includes...
August 20, 2018 | Kary Langer
For this guest blog post we've worked with Kary Langer from Sierra Dental Tool. Kary is an experienced...
August 6, 2018 | Tiffany Goodwin
The Kulzer team is ready to come to you and showcase the 3D printer developed by dental experts...
July 31, 2018 | Matt Stratton, Sr. Manager R&D, CAP / Zahn Dental
Once was a day when any software you wanted for your computer needed to be purchased. Sure, there were...
July 23, 2018 | Pam Hanneman, CDT
Hi Everyone! I'm Pam Hanneman, a CDT and longtime ceramist. Like many of you, I'm an old school...
July 16, 2018 | Josh Polansky
I'm going to take you on a tour of my bench and describe my favorite, tried-and-true products that...
June 13, 2018 | Greg Everett
For this guest blog post we've worked with Greg Everett from Sierra Dental Tool. Greg is an experienced...
May 9. 2018 | Jay Bergeron, Repair & Training Manager
Last week I had the honor of traveling to Japan and competing in Roland DG's third worldwide competition for service engineers...
April 24, 2018 | Tiffany Goodwin
Dentsply Sirona introduces the inLab® VIP Discovery van - and they're headed your way! The inLab® van has the capability to showcase the most...
April 2, 2018 | Matt Stratton, Sr. Manager R&D, CAP/Zahn Dental
It's Matt with Henry Schein R&D again and I would like to talk today about the intersection of...
March 20, 2018 | Carrie Cokely, CDT/TE
If you told a technician 40 years ago that someday they'll trade their brush for a mouse they...
February 26, 2018 | Pam Hanneman
I'm going to take you on a tour of my bench and describe the functionality and purpose of some of my favorite tools.