October 2016

Ultradent Receives Golden Hands Award of Xcellence for Ethics and Truth in Advertising at ADA Conference in Denver, Colorado

Ultradent received the 2016 Golden Hands Award for Ethics and Truth in Advertising at the American Dental Association trade show in Denver on October 21, 2016. The ceremony was attended by ADA Vice President, Dr. Irene Marron-Tarrazzi, renowned key opinion leader Dr. Gordon Christensen, and Dr. Amir H. Motamed, who conceived of the award and who serves as chair of the award’s selection committee.

The Dental Hygienist Round Table

Here at Ultradent Products, Inc., we have many territory account managers (TAMS) who also have backgrounds as dental hygienists. These representatives of Ultradent bring a vast wealth of knowledge to their careers. In celebration of National Dental Hygiene Month our Ultradent TAMS, who are also dental hygienists...

Day in the Life of a Dental Hygienist

In celebration of National Dental Hygiene Month, we decided to follow around a real dental hygienist and see how her day unfolds. Not only is Kary Buchanan a registered dental hygienist, but she’s also a wife and mom to four girls!

3 Ways Bad Temporaries Are Bad for Business

Over the last 20 years, dentistry has changed quite a bit. It used to be that “because it’s a temporary, quality and esthetics didn’t matter.” Now, it’s more like “just because it’s a temporary, doesn’t mean quality and esthetic don’t matter.” Additionally, more clinicians are realizing the negative affect bad temporaries have on their business. If any of the following problems sounds a little too familiar to you, it’s time to consider upgrading your temporary material.

You Won’t Believe These Smile Makeovers Aren’t Porcelain Veneers!

Everyone deserves a confident, healthy, beautiful smile, and yet many of the solutions to dental esthetic abnormalities can cost patients thousands of dollars. Determined to find a more economical solution to this universal problem, Dr. Sigal Jacobson created the Uveneer™ direct composite template system which allows dentists to give their patients the gorgeous smile they desire at a fraction of the price.

My Favorite Hygiene Products

October is National Dental Hygiene Month, so we wanted to celebrate Carol Jent, Ultradent’s Clinical RDH. We recently sat down with Carol to talk about her favorite hygiene products.