Ivoclar Vivadent UK & Ireland
Ivoclar Vivadent operates in three product areas. In these three areas we offer dentists and dental technicians products and product systems that support them across the entire treatment and fabrication process and enable them to achieve aesthetic results.
Dental Technician Blog
Many people are afraid of visiting the dentist. They associate dental treatment with pain and discomfort. Fear of dentistry is a widespread phenomenon. However, a dental visit can be made more comfortable with the right kind of lighting. Certain types of light can help patients to feel less anxious.Read more
Are you unsure as to how to contour mamelons in anterior teeth to make them look esthetic? Here is a tip for you.Read more
One day at the Bichacho Clinic in Tel Aviv, Israel: A 55-year-old woman introduces herself to the team of experts. She has been unhappy with her smile for a long time and now wants an esthetic smile makeover. Although she has undergone numerous treatments in other practices, she still sees a need for improvement.Read more
08/11/2018The fully automatic press function (FPF) of Programat furnaces: This is what Oliver Brix has to say.
Oliver Brix, MDT (Germany), was given the opportunity to test the fully automatic press function (FPF) of the Programat EP5010 press furnaces. As one of the first users of the units, he praised the easy handling of this feature and the excellent surface quality of the results. Read about his experiences in the following interview.Read more
Teeth grinding and jaw clenching is a common problem. This behaviour is increasing amongst more and more patients. Stress is a primary cause of bruxism, whereby jaw clenching and teeth grinding occurs mostly unconsciously at night time. An occlusal splint can help the condition. As a laboratory owner, you can produce splints cost-effectively and reliably. Allow the digital process to help!Read more
18/10/2018Interview with Nelson Rego, dental technician, about dental ceramics and the future of dental technology
Zirconia (ZrO2) and lithium disilicate (LS2) are among the preferred materials for the production of high-quality restorations in the dental lab of Nelson Rego. The experienced US-American dental professional particularly likes the durability and high flexural strength of these materials. Find out more in this interview, which took place on occasion of the 4th International Expert Symposium by Ivoclar Vivadent in Rome/Italy.Read more