The Erkoform-3d from Glidewell is the latest advancement in thermoforming dental technology. Designed to thermoform and imprint the opposing bite for optimum fit, this unit includes a touchless temperature control, reserve vacuum, preprogrammed settings and a touch panel screen. No compressed air supply is required'simply plug it in to begin thermoforming.
With more space for taller models and an improved Balkwill angle on the Occluform-3, the Erkoform-3d will increase productivity and cut laboratory costs. Purchase of the Erkoform-3d includes a material samples kit, step-by-step technique manual, and technique DVD.
Over $5 Billion for a Good Night’s Sleep?!
The global sleep apnea devices market is expected to reach $5.3 billion by 2020, a huge increase from an estimated $3.7 billion in 2015, reports Markets and Markets . The 5-year predicted increase is due to increased awareness of oral appliances, an increasing number of diagnosed sleep apnea patients, and improved reimbursement rates, along with other factors. Therapeutic oral appliances are expected to register double-digit growth in the forecast period, according to the report. This is good news for manufacturers of oral sleep appliances such as Keller Labs, Somnomed, and Glidewell. By region,...Read More