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Dec
07
2017

Zirconium oxide: more shades for more flexibility

At IDS 2017, Ivoclar Vivadent presented the IPS e.max ZirCAD system. Now, the existing range of LT and MT Multi materials has been extended to include new shades. This makes it even easier for users of zirconium oxide discs and blocks to attain a matching tooth shade.

 
Nov
30
2018

Ivoclar Vivadent expands its Corporate Management

Ivoclar Vivadent will strengthen its Corporate Management as of 1 December 2017. Michael Taube will reinforce the Corporate Management Team as Chief Marketing Officer and Diego Gabathuler will join the Corporate Management as Head of Sales for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA).

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Nov
16
2017

Fluor Protector S User Survey

Fluor Protector S is a fluoridated varnish that offers enhanced protection against dental caries and tooth erosion. In a recent survey, dentists and practice teams rated the system.

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Nov
15
2017

Zirconium oxide: Popular material now available for chairside use

LT blocks of the IPS e.max ZirCAD for Cerec range are now available in four additional shades.

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Oct
16
2017

Ivoclar Vivadent to exhibit at BDIA Dental Showcase

Ivoclar Vivadent will once again exhibit at the largest dental show in the UK, BDIA Dental Showcase. The leading dental products manufacturer will showcase their most popular products and latest innovations for dental professionals from a Clinical, Technical and Digital standpoint. Visitors to Ivoclar Vivadent’s stand, G52, can also expect to find exclusive offers and competitions, whilst also benefitting from the expert advice of attending IV specialists.

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Oct
04
2017

Ivoclar Vivadent release new Tooth Line

Ivoclar Vivadent have created new SR Vivodent S DCL tooth line to replicate natural shapes and shades; aesthetically and prosthetically optimised, the anterior moulds are designed to meet the individual requirements of today's and tomorrow's patients. The teeth are available in A-D shades and are especially suitable for combined denture prosthetics.

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Oct
03
2017

Ivoclar Vivadent UK & Ireland says farewell to Managing Director Darryl Muff

After 38 years in the Dental Industry and 16 years at Ivoclar Vivadent UK & Ireland, Managing Director, Darryl Muff, has decided to leave the company.

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Sep
25
2017

Ivoclar Vivadent acquires Sagemax Bioceramics, Inc.

Ivoclar Vivadent announced today that it has acquired Sagemax Bioceramics, Inc.

 
Jul
18
2017

Natural-looking restorations created even more effortlessly

Ivoclar Vivadent’s clinically proven composite, IPS Empress Direct, now offers an intuitive application method with a wide selection of shades. The material can be easily and evenly distributed with the Cavifil Injector and precisely contoured to the desired shape due its exceptionally low stickiness. It’s handling characteristics have also been further enhanced, contributing to the materials excellent adaption skills and the composites overall clinical reliability.

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Sep
18
2017

Ivoclar Vivadent announce exclusive Dr Abe SEMCD event in London

Ivoclar Vivadent UK & Ireland have announced the return of world renowned removable expert, Dr Jiro Abe, who will be delivering a course on his Suction Effective Mandibular Complete Denture (SEMCD) impression technique. The unique event will be hosted by the leading dental manufacturer in the world-famous Natural History Museum, London, on 24th October, 2017.

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Sep
01
2017

Bluephase Style review by Dr Adam Nulty

Ivoclar Vivadent’s Bluephase curing light range are the best-selling LED polymerisation lights in Europe, used in numerous clinical studies they are also ranked top by independent and renowned test institutes. Keen to highlight the uses and benefits of the Bluephase Style, Ivoclar Vivadent UK & Ireland are now offering the opportunity for a free curing light test, this will measure the output of your existing curing light and advice will be available on which product is best suited to your practice needs.

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Aug
28
2017

Ivoclar Vivadent Welcomes New Digital Support Coordinator

With the introduction Ivoclar Digital earlier in the year and a desire to increase digital field support, Ivoclar Vivadent UK & Ireland recently expanded its Products and Logistics team and welcomed Digital Support Coordinator, Tiernan McCullum.

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Jul
27
2017

Ivoclar Vivadent Opinion Leaders’ Visit Japan for SEMCD Course with Dr Abe

Ivoclar Vivadent UK & Ireland’s Opinion Leaders and CDT experts, Carl Fenwick, John Wibberley, Chris Egan and Steven Taylor completed an intensive course in Tokyo, Japan; the course was led by world renowned removable expert and Ivoclar Vivadent international opinion leader, Dr Jiro Abe, and his Suction Effective Mandibular Complete Denture (SEMCD) Impression Technique.

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Jul
14
2017

Ivoclar Vivadent acquires Kapanu AG

Ivoclar Vivadent AG (Liechtenstein) has acquired the Swiss start-up company Kapanu AG. Both companies intend to work together on the development of innovative dental applications.

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Jun
13
2017

Tetric Evo-Line: one solution for all cavity classes

With the new Tetric Evo-Line system kits, all four types of composites are available in a single kit for the first time. An additional insert assists in selecting the best material to use.

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Jun
08
2017

Ivoclar Digital Attracts at Dentistry Show and DTS

The Dentistry Show and Dental Technology Showcase (DTS) 2017 saw Ivoclar Vivadent UK & Ireland showcase their new brand, Ivoclar Digital, to the British market for the first time since it’s official launch at IDS, Cologne, in March.

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Jun
06
2017

Dental Business Coach and ICDE2017 Speaker, Chris Barrow, Takes a Look at Digital Marketing for Independent Practises

Independent practice marketing in the digital age In the last few years the world has gone mobile and the pace of technological change is showing no signs of slowing down. Whether they like it or not, today’s dental practices need to be aware of and be a part of these changing trends in the digital world.

 
May
31
2017

Dental Technician and Speaker at ICDE2017, Ian Smith, Takes an Alternative View on the Benefits of Digital Technology

Digital - still room for improvement? Dentistry is moving into the digital age and technology is advancing at an ever-increasing rate. The big question is, however, just how accurate is digital technology? Can it claim to truly rival or supersede tried and tested analogue techniques? When it comes to the microscopic details of minimally invasive aesthetic dentistry, in my experience, not quite yet.

 
May
24
2017

Vicken Hatsakordzian, Ivoclar Digital Specialist and Speaker at ICDE2017, Talks about His Thoughts on Digital Dentistry

Looking at the maturing digital landscape Digital dentistry has arguably been the biggest advancement for dental laboratories over the past decade, and it’s an exciting time to be part of what I see as a “maturing” digital landscape. Technology is moving on rapidly, making it somewhat difficult to keep up with all the new developments, but consumer knowledge is also greatly improving and manufacturers are learning to adapt to the changing requirements of the digital market.

 
May
15
2017

Protective varnish Cervitec F saves time

In a recent survey, dentists and their teams were asked to test and comment on the new protective varnish Cervitec F. A total of 279 questionnaires were received from the surveyees and evaluated. The results show that Cervitec F is well liked.

 
May
08
2017

Lead Speaker at ICDE 2017 and DDS, Dr Lida Swann, Speaks About Her Views On the Growing Influence of Digital Dentistry

Digital technology is bringing big developments to dentistry. How do you see the profession adapting to these changes? All businesses have to cope with change at some point of their life cycle, especially if the aim is to grow and develop. Digital dentistry, and the need to move into this field, is given a considerable amount of attention within the profession, but when it comes to actually making the change each business will go through their own unique journey, some adapting more quickly than others.

 
Apr
25
2017

Ivoclar Digital Launches at IDS

The 37th International Dental Show (IDS) was the ideal occasion for Ivoclar Vivadent to announce the launch of their new Ivoclar Digital brand. With the industry teased with pre-announcements a few weeks leading up to the event, the leading manufacturer impressed an eagerly awaiting audience at the “Rheinterrassen Köln”, the day before IDS officially opened its doors.

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Apr
27
2017

Ivoclar Vivadent to Showcase Their New Brand at The Dentistry Show

The Dentistry Show 2017 will see Ivoclar Vivadent UK & Ireland showcase their new brand, Ivoclar Digital, to the British market for the first time after it’s official launch at IDS, Cologne, in March.

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Apr
28
2017

Ivoclar Vivadent UK & Ireland run campaign to win LCFC experience

After Leicester City Football Club’s 5000/1 odds-defying Premier League title win in 2016, Ivoclar Vivadent UK & Ireland promoted the chance to win one of seven pairs of hospitality tickets to see LCFC play in their 2016/17 champions season. The competition was open to all Dental practises and Laboratories in the UK & Ireland and communicated to customers through Ivoclar Vivadent Product Specialists and social media channels.

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Dec
11
2018

Analogue v Digital – the big debate by Lee Culp

Digital pioneer and headline speaker at ICDE2017, Lee Culp CDT, discusses what a digital lab truly looks like in the 21st century.

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Apr
12
2017

OptraSculpt Next Generation

Ivoclar Vivadent completes the well proven OptraSculpt product line. The new modelling instrument, OptraSculpt Next Generation, is an innovative instrument now available for the posterior tooth region.

 
Apr
03
2017

Ivoclar Vivadent Welcomes Two New Additions To Their Internal Sales Team

Luke Bonas and Rosy El-Jaber have joined Ivoclar Vivadent UK & Ireland’s internal sales department as Clinical Product Specialists; both are new to the Dental Industry and already proving themselves valuable assets to their customers and Ivoclar Vivadent during their first three months in the role.

 
Apr
03
2017

Forty years of faithful operation

At IDS in Cologne, the company announced the winners of the 40 Years Programat contest. The first prize went to Lutz Brinkmann from Germany. He bought a P1 in 1976 and the furnace has been operational ever since.

 
Mar
20
2017

Ivoclar Digital

Ivoclar Digital is the new category brand from Ivoclar Vivadent. This new brand comprises a comprehensive portfolio of CAD/CAM products for both dental laboratories and dental practices including materials, milling machines and support services.

 
Mar
20
2017

PrograMill

Ivoclar Vivadent is introducing four new milling machines which, together with the the innovative materials and coordinated processess offered by the new Ivoclar Digital product portfolio, fulfil the exacting standards of modern dental laboratory and clinical technology.

 
Mar
20
2017

IPS e.max ZirCAD

IPS e.max is the flagship all-ceramic system from Ivoclar Vivadent. Now the range will be extended to include zirconium oxide discs and blocks for the fabrication of natural looking restorations with optimized properties.

 
Mar
20
2017

Digital Denture

Users can now avail themselves of a quick and reliable digital method to create monolithic dentures that are both esthetic and of high quality. Two material discs are at the heart of the process.

 
Mar
20
2017

Viteo Base

Viteo Base is the first titanium base that focuses on the requirements of the restorative material. The base is especially suited for materials processed with CAD/CAM and press technology such as IPS e.max and Telio CAD.

 
Mar
20
2017

Programat

Ivoclar Vivadent is extending the capabilities of its Programat furnaces to include even more application possibilities and to make them even easier to operate. In addition, the company is launching a new multi-function furnace for dental practices.

 
Mar
20
2017

Bluephase Style 20i

Bluephase Style 20i is a cordless high-performance curing light that combines maximum light output with extremely short curing times.

 
Mar
20
2017

SR Vivodent S DCL tooth line

Nature creates the most beautiful shapes and shades and these have guided the design of the new anterior moulds SR Vivodent S DCL. Esthetically and prosthetically optimized, these moulds are designed to meet the individual requirements of today's and tomorrow's patients.

 
Mar
15
2017

Success for Ivoclar Vivadent at the DLA Trade Awards 2016

Following on from the previous year’s awards triumph, Ivoclar Vivadent UK & Ireland were once again delighted to be awarded with two of the top honours at the annual DLA Trade Awards, 2016, to end their year on a high.

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Feb
20
2017

Cervitec Gel - optimized formula for enhanced care

The optimized Cervitec Gel contains chlorhexidine, fluoride, xylitol and provitamin D-panthenol. The oral care gel from Ivoclar Vivadent helps to keep teeth, gums, peri-implant tissue and the oral mucous membrane in good health.

 
Feb
03
2017

Ivoclar Vivadent set to showcase their most memorable ICDE event yet

Now an established part of the dental education calendar, Ivoclar Vivadent’s ICDE event is back for 2017, bigger and better than ever. Following on from the sell-out successes of 2010 to 2015, this year’s ICDE focus is three keystones of modern dentistry; ‘Digital, Aesthetics and Efficiency’.

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Feb
01
2017

Ivoclar Digital – Consolidated digital expertise

Ivoclar Digital is the name of a strong and focused new brand developed by Ivoclar Vivadent. It provides dentists and dental technicians with state-of-the-art professional expertise throughout the entire digital process chain. The concept behind the brand will be presented at IDS 2017.

 
Jan
23
2017

BioUniversal KFG+

The new universal alloy BioUniversal KFG+ is suitable for a wide variety of indications. It is easy to cast and compatible with the laboratory composite SR Nexco.

 
Jan
16
2017

IPS e.max 500 MPa

Average biaxial flexural strength of 500 MPa is beneficial to dentists, dental technicians and patients

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07. Dec 2017

Zirconium oxide: more shades for more flexibility

At IDS 2017, Ivoclar Vivadent presented the IPS e.max ZirCAD system. Now, the existing range of LT and MT Multi materials has been extended to include new shades. This makes it even easier for users of zirconium oxide discs and blocks to attain a matching tooth shade.

 
30. Nov 2017

Ivoclar Vivadent expands its Corporate Management

Ivoclar Vivadent will strengthen its Corporate Management as of 1 December 2017. Michael Taube will reinforce the Corporate Management Team as Chief Marketing Officer and Diego Gabathuler will join the Corporate Management as Head of Sales for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA).

 
16. Nov 2017

Survey Fluor Protector S

Dentists and practice teams rated the Fluor Protector S varnish system in a survey. In total, 217 questionnaires were evaluated and showed: Fluor Protector S convinces users with its qualities.

 
14. Nov 2017

Zirconium oxide: Popular material now available for chairside use

Ivoclar Vivadent introduced the IPS e.max ZirCAD LT blocks at IDS 2017. These blocks have enabled dental practices to manufacture esthetic monolithic zirconium oxide restorations effectively at chairside. Additional shades are introduced now, offering users even more flexibility.

 
25. Sep 2017

Ivoclar Vivadent acquires Sagemax Bioceramics, Inc.

Ivoclar Vivadent announced today that it has acquired Sagemax Bioceramics, Inc.

 
28. Aug 2017

IPS Empress Direct

Highly esthetic restorations may pose a challenge to even the most experienced dentist. The clinically proven composite IPS Empress Direct offers an intuitive application method with a wide selection of shades. Its handling characteristics have now been further enhanced.

 
14. Jul 2017

Ivoclar Vivadent acquires Kapanu AG

Ivoclar Vivadent AG (Liechtenstein) has acquired the Swiss start-up company Kapanu AG. Both companies intend to work together on the development of innovative dental applications.

 
13. Jun 2017

Tetric Evo-Line: one solution for all cavity classes

With the new Tetric Evo-Line system kits, all four types of composites are available in a single kit for the first time. An additional insert assists in selecting the best material to use.

Tetric Evo-Line
 
15. May 2017

Protective varnish Cervitec F saves time

In a recent survey, dentists and their teams were asked to test and comment on the new protective varnish Cervitec F. A total of 279 questionnaires were received from the surveyees and evaluated. The results show that Cervitec F is well liked.

 
12. Apr 2017

OptraSculpt Next Generation

Ivoclar Vivadent completes the well proven OptraSculpt product line. The new modelling instrument, OptraSculpt Next Generation, is an innovative instrument now available for the posterior tooth region.

 
03. Apr 2017

Forty years of faithful operation

At IDS in Cologne, the company announced the winners of the 40 Years Programat contest. The first prize went to Lutz Brinkmann from Germany. He bought a P1 in 1976 and the furnace has been operational ever since.

 
20. Mar 2017

The 2016 Business Year

Ivoclar Vivadent has completed the 2016 business year with sales revenues of CHF 775 million. Sales increased by 2.1% over the previous year. Expressed in local currencies, growth was 0.6%.

 
20. Mar 2017

Ivoclar Digital

Ivoclar Digital is the new category brand from Ivoclar Vivadent. This new brand comprises a comprehensive portfolio of CAD/CAM products for both dental laboratories and dental practices including materials, milling machines and support services.

 
20. Mar 2017

PrograMill

Ivoclar Vivadent is introducing four new milling machines which, together with the the innovative materials and coordinated processess offered by the new Ivoclar Digital product portfolio, fulfil the exacting standards of modern dental laboratory and clinical technology.

 
20. Mar 2017

IPS e.max ZirCAD

IPS e.max is the flagship all-ceramic system from Ivoclar Vivadent. Now the range will be extended to include zirconium oxide discs and blocks for the fabrication of natural looking restorations with optimized properties.

 
20. Mar 2017

Digital Denture

Users can now avail themselves of a quick and reliable digital method to create monolithic dentures that are both esthetic and of high quality. Two material discs are at the heart of the process.

 
20. Mar 2017

Viteo Base

Viteo Base is the first titanium base that focuses on the requirements of the restorative material. The base is especially suited for materials processed with CAD/CAM and press technology such as IPS e.max and Telio CAD.

 
20. Mar 2017

Programat

Ivoclar Vivadent is extending the capabilities of its Programat furnaces to include even more application possibilities and to make them even easier to operate. In addition, the company is launching a new multi-function furnace for dental practices.

 
20. Mar 2017

Bluephase Style 20i

Bluephase Style 20i is a cordless high-performance curing light that combines maximum light output with extremely short curing times.

 
20. Mar 2017

SR Vivodent S DCL tooth line

Nature creates the most beautiful shapes and shades and these have guided the design of the new anterior moulds SR Vivodent S DCL. Esthetically and prosthetically optimized, these moulds are designed to meet the individual requirements of today's and tomorrow's patients.

 
17. Mar 2017

Ivoclar Vivadent files complaints against GC Corporation and GC America

Ivoclar Vivadent, the innovator and manufacturer of IPS e.max® products, announced today that it has filed a complaint with the U.S. International Trade Commission and in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois against GC Corporation and GC America, Inc. (collectively “GC”).

 
20. Feb 2017

Cervitec Gel - optimized formula for enhanced care

The optimized Cervitec Gel contains chlorhexidine, fluoride, xylitol and provitamin D-panthenol. The oral care gel from Ivoclar Vivadent helps to keep teeth, gums, peri-implant tissue and the oral mucous membrane in good health.

 
01. Feb 2017

Ivoclar Digital – Consolidated digital expertise

Ivoclar Digital is the name of a strong and focused new brand developed by Ivoclar Vivadent. It provides dentists and dental technicians with state-of-the-art professional expertise throughout the entire digital process chain. The concept behind the brand will be presented at IDS 2017.

 
23. Jan 2017

BioUniversal KFG+

The new universal alloy BioUniversal KFG+ is suitable for a wide variety of indications. It is easy to cast and compatible with the laboratory composite SR Nexco.

 
16. Jan 2017

IPS e.max 500 MPa

Average biaxial flexural strength of 500 MPa is beneficial to dentists, dental technicians and patients

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