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
The objective of any dental implant treatment is to provide the patient with fixed dentures – and this should be done as efficiently as possible and with the least invasive means. Apart from excellent quality, high precision and reproducibility are paramount to the treatment.Read more
Do you already know the new Viteo Base - the titanium bonding base for implant-supported single-tooth restorations? If you do not, then it is time to get to know this dental innovation, for it comes with many new features and thus numerous advantageous. For instance, you can quickly and easily shorten the shaft height of the base. This means that the titanium bonding base allows you to enjoy a high degree of flexibility and enables you to easily adhere to the required minimum material thicknesses. A laser marking on the shaft indicates the minimum shaft height (4 mm).Read more
Digitization, Industry 4.0, Internet of Things, Big Data, disruptive technologies - the business world is changing rapidly. Digital change does not stop at the doorstep of your dental lab. It is likely to affect the way you do your technical work, organize your lab and communicate with your colleagues in dental practices - and that’s good. Digitization not only presents challenges, but also offers enormous opportunities - for examples opportunities for effective dental lab marketing.Read more
With Digital Denture, the new digital manufacturing process for dentures, you save valuable time compared to manual production methods: fewer manual working steps, less interruptions in production, no complex plaster models and no articulating.Read more
Teamwork is an indispensable factor in any professional setting where people work together, including dental laboratories. An efficient and highly motivated team is usually the key to a successful business. In many cases, only a few tweaks are all that‘s needed to motivate and inspire laboratory staff. Jürgen Seger who is a dental technician and the Head of Department Global Education Technical at the International Center for Dental Education (ICDE) of Ivoclar Vivadent provides some helpful suggestions for laboratory owners.Read more