Vivaneers No-Prep Veneers
Glidewell's Vivaneers can make patient's dreams of smile makeovers a reality. Porcelain veneers are one of the most accepted smile enhancement techniques in dentistry. Using little to no preparation, Vivaneers are hand-waxed to shape the ideal contours.
After waxing, the Vivaneer is invested and pressed with a high-strength ceramic ingot called Prismatik ThinPress, which is capable of pressing ceramic veneers as thin as 0.3 mm. Depending on shade requirements, Vivaneers allow for translucent or opaque shading with complete chairside shade flexibility. Because of its extra-high strength, Vivaneers can also be used for bonded full crowns.
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