Category Archives: Trends

Kois Study Club

Our Protea Dental Kois Study Group provides an opportunity to meet with fellow Kois Center Members in your local area. Our Group is organized by Clinical Instructor, Leon Hermanides CDT, who maintains an active involvement in the Kois Center to ensure consistency with the Kois Center curriculum. Every member of the Study Group is required to have attended at least one Kois Course at the Kois...

Technology

The initial introduction of CAD/CAM systems into the dental laboratory was led by one material–zirconia.  However, CAD/CAM systems, particularly the software used for restoration design, have improved and the applications for the technology have multiplied.  Besides streamlining our production processes, the technology has been instrumental in the proliferation of monolithic materials available today.  These systems have become the workhorses of the modern dental laboratory.  At...