Newport Beach, CA (PRWEB) August 02, 2012
Glidewell Laboratories, industry-leading provider of dental lab products, services and digital technology, is celebrating a highly successful first year for the Glidewell International Technology Center, a 2,800-square-foot, state-of-the-art training, education and technology demonstration center in Irvine, Calif.
Opened July 14, 2011, the center averaged one course per week in its first year, providing education to nearly 1,000 dental professionals on topics such as sleep medicine, dental implantology, the digital dental lab and clinical digital dentistry. Comments from participants in past course offerings include:
“One of the best CE courses I have taken in my 42 years of practice.”
“Excellent course, and the impressive facility offers a very comfortable learning environment.”
An integral component of the Glidewell International Technology Center is the glass-enclosed, fully equipped operatory and surgical suite, which was utilized to perform live surgical and prosthetic procedures for dentists, hygienists and Glidewell employees over the past 12 months. “The Glidewell International Technology Center represents the ideal continuing education solution for dental professionals in the U.S.,” said Greg Minzenmayer, Chief Operating Officer at Glidewell Laboratories. “As both a large laboratory and materials manufacturer, we have the opportunity to work with nearly every major dental company, and appreciate the chance to share what we learn with our customers, both clinician and laboratory.”
The center is an example of Glidewell Laboratories’ commitment to providing dental professionals with opportunities to improve or add to their skill sets, achieve professional satisfaction and lower the cost of dental treatment for increased patient affordability.
The Glidewell International Technology Center is located at 18551 Von Karman Ave., Ste. 201, in Irvine, Calif., just five minutes from John Wayne Airport. For more information or to register for upcoming courses, visit http://www.glidewellce.com or call 949-399-1979.
Glidewell Laboratories is a privately owned corporation that has more than 40 years of history as a provider of high-quality restorations to dental practitioners nationwide. It has its own 73-person Research and Development team and is one of the most resourceful dental laboratories in the world. Its newly developed CAD/CAM processing capabilities are recognized as among the most advanced in the industry. To view our large selection of clinical videos, CE courses and our products and services, visit the Glidewell Laboratories website, http://www.glidewelldental.com.