Vita Presents Hands-On Course For Titanium Restorations

(Edmonton, AB) – Dentists and technicians from across Canada recently traveled to the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT) in Edmonton, Alberta to attend a hands-on course on how to prepare successful restorations with Milled Titanium. Led by Vident Technical Instructor, Ken Chizick, R.D.T., C.D.T., each attendee learned specific techniques on the preparation of Nobel Procera™ Titanium Alloy and the application of VITA® Titanium porcelain. A brief lecture covering Titanium technology and VITA furnace calibration for Titanium was discussed, followed by the preparation of VITA Bonder application and Furnace Thermodynamics. A demonstration of how to properly set furnace firing schedules was also shown.

Participants –from left to right:
Przemek Kubicki, RDT - Impression Dental Labs, Ltd.- Edmonton, AB
Rolf Dykink, RDT - Impression Dental Labs, Ltd.- Edmonton, AB
 Eva Bubelenyi, RDT - Inter Pro Dental Lab - Edmonton, AB
 Ken Chizick, RDT, CDT - Vident Instructor - Winnipeg, MB
Tom Sekersky, RDT - Ty-Lyn Dental Restorations- Edmonton, AB
Francis Wong, RDT - Universal Dental Lab - Edmonton, AB
Inkweon Kevin Choi, RDT - Peace Country Dental Studio, Inc.- Edmonton, AB 
Kim Starko, RDT - Inter Pro Dental Lab - Edmonton, AB
Muhammad Butt - Muhammad Butt Dental Lab - Calgary, AB
Tara Rocque, RDT - Universal Dental Lab - Edmonton, AB
Jason Lohr, RDT, CDT - Technology Program Instructor, Fixed Prosthodontics - NAIT - Edmonton, AB
Krystyna Sprado - NAIT - Edmonton, AB
Hoffman Panameno, RDT - Alpine Dental Lab, Inc - Red Deer, AB 
Eric Lee, RDT - Mosaic Ceramic Dental Lab - Calgary, AB 
Chad Bailey -  Nobel Biocare Specialist -  Canada 

Vident has been a provider of innovative dental products since 1985 and is the North American subsidiary of VITA, manufacturer of the internationally recognized Vita Classical Shade Guide, Vita 3D-Master Shade System, VITA Easyshade and quality VITA restorative materials.
To register for a course or for information on a specific course, call Norma Tinajero at 800-828-3839 x238. For information regarding Vident and VITA products or courses call 800-828-3839 or visit Vident’s web site at