Dentists often ask us what the best scanner is, and our answer is always the same. An intraoral scanner. If you're considering purchasing an  there are several things you should know before buying.It wasn't long ago that a good percentage of early intraoral scanners adopters were beat up for...  Read More
Digital Cosmetic Dentistry
| Shaun Keating CDT + Dr. Marc Purdy DDS |Dr. Marc Purdy DDS is a second generation dentist and has been practicing cosmetic dentistry in Ithaca NY since 1988. Dr. Purdy has been interested in digital impression taking for several years but was hesitant on investing the money in technology that is...  Read More
Dentistry in Demand
Accordingto the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry in the US, around 99% peoplebelieve that a smile is the most important social asset. The desire to havestraight teeth has put braces on 80 percentof theteenagers in the United States. The American Academy of Orthodontics conducteda study in...  Read More
Ensuring a Successful Transition to Digital Dentistry
More dentists than ever are switching to digital scanners as a replacement to traditional impressions. Has your transition into digital dentistry been problematic? Are you thinking about giving up conventional impressions, and are curious to see what digital dentistry has to offer? Here are a few...  Read More
Common Errors that Occur During Digital Impression Procedures Using In-office CAD/CAM CEREC AC Systems
The intraoral scanner was invented to rectify quality deficiencies associated with manual production of traditional, hand-produced dental impressions and dental restorations1. Yet, a study by Kim et al. addresses common errors made with in-office CAD/CAM CEREC AC systems that affect the accuracy of...  Read More
An All-American Dental Lab with Shaun Keating, CDT : Howard Speaks Podcast #57
Shaun Keating has been doing dental lab work since Junior High when his brother was a senior at USC dental school. This inspired him to become a lab technician and eventually found the award winning dental laboratory, Keating Dental Arts. What's unique about Shaun is his willingness to get on and...  Read More
Manejo de los tejidos gingivales
Manejo de los tejidosgingivalesPor. Dr. Jesús Ibarra Rojas Egresado de la UNAM Facultad deOdontología.Académico en Odontología Restauradora enJames Cook University Australia.Investigador para Queensland TropicalHealth Alliance QTHA Australia.Asesor clínico y...  Read More
A (3D) Printer in Every Practice?
Note: This article was originally posted on on September 2, 2013. Some cutting edge dental laboratories have adopted 3D printing technology to improve efficiency and production accuracy. These printers can be used to replace the traditional process for fabricating models out of stone or plaster....  Read More
The Newest Addition to the Strobel Family!
Look at it! Isn’t it precious? Alright, so it’s not an adorable baby (though stay tuned, there are bundles of joy on their way for some of the Strobel Dentistry staff!), and many of you likely don’t get as stoked as we do by new dental equipment. But we could not be more excited...  Read More

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