Have you ever used your teeth to open a really finicky bag of chips, or maybe a candy bar? Doing things like that are actually really bad for your teeth and you might not even be aware of it. Merit Dental gives us some things to avoid for better dental health. Little things can cause [...]
The Dental Wings Intraoral Scanner and the NEW Portable IO offer excellent scanning access thanks to Multiscan Imaging™ 3D scanning technology. Gesture recognition technology facilitates a touch-free operation of the system, for optimal infection control.
Merit Dental came out with this interesting article a couple of years ago and it's got some pretty interesting facts to share about the men who've been in office. The truth about George Washington’s teeth You probably know that George Washington didn’t really have wooden dentures. They were actually made from elephant ivory and hippopotamus [...]
Please join us for an evening of Digital Dentistry Updates. Explore digital dentistry and learn about restorative materials, in a no-pressure educational environment. The Straumann CARES Intra-Oral Scanner will be at the Lab to demonstrate its capabilities. Learn more about this here. Thursday, May 18, 2017 - Light refreshments at 5:30 p.m. Seminar starts at [...]
At Champlain Dental Lab, National Dentist Day is more than just a mark on the calendar. March 6th is a day to say 'Thank You' to all the wonderful doctors like you that we have the opportunity to work with on a daily basis. From exceeding the already high expectations of patients to making a [...]
Shade Taking in Dental Restorations The goal of restoration is to not be able to tell there's been a restoration. A large part of this is done through matching the shade of the restoration to the shade of the patient's teeth, and no matter how simple a concept this may be, there is no pre-marked, [...]
You may think you’re doing everything right: brushing your teeth between meals, flossing daily, seeing a dentist twice a year – even avoiding sugary foods. While most people understand the value of proper dental hygiene and health, there sometimes is a disconnect between patients, dentists and dental laboratories about where dental restorations are produced or [...]
Dental laboratory technicians are very important in making sure every mouth gets exactly what it needs. As this article by Bennett Napier will highlight, people in these positions use a variety of techniques to capture the unique mold and fit you need. While it is not required, all of our technicians are either certified or [...]