Three areas of strength
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 esthetic results.
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Dental Technician Blog
The digital future has not bypassed dental medicine. An example: Prosthetics is more efficient with CAD/CAM. Among other things, jaw movements can be recorded even better via virtual measuring. This makes the production of dental restorations easier. We asked Prof. Dr med. dent. Bernd Kordass from the Greifswald University in Germany about this topic.Read more
08/11/2017Practice tip: What do I do if my composite resin sticks to my instrument whilst I am placing a filling?
Do not panic if composite material happens to stick to your instrument. You can easily avoid this situation by using an instrument with a specially coated tip, e.g. OptraSculpt Next Generation. The innovative 2-component attachments come with a non-stick coating that enables you to adapt and shape composite resins without being hampered by excessive stickiness. Additionally, the soft quality of the tips reduces the likelihood of leaving instrument marks on the material. This allows you to achieve a homogeneous and smooth surface already during contouring.Read more
Dental technicians from all over the world work with the metal-ceramic system IPS Style. Find out what they have to say about the product.Read more
Lutz Brinkmann loves solid craftsmanship. The dental technician and laboratory owner from Mutterstadt/Germany has focussed on top quality for decades. Together with his team, he works tirelessly on high quality restorations. Brinkmann opened his laboratory in 1994.Read more
Some are already convinced, while others are still hesitant. Opinions on the issue of using digital processes in the dental laboratory diverge quite considerably. Lively discussions on the pros and cons are the order of the day.Read more