Written by Dentistry Today Monday, 07 March 2011 15:29
Charlotte, NC - (March 4, 2011) Sikes Dental Studios, Inc., one of the most established laboratories in Charlotte, NC, announced today that it has acquired DENTATRUST, LLC, also located in Charlotte, for an undisclosed amount of money.
Lindy Sikes, CDT, President and Owner of Sikes Dental Studios commented, “We are extremely pleased to announce the acquisition of DENTATRUST, LLC. The laboratory is widely recognized within the dental industry as one of the leaders in digital impression dentistry. This, in addition to its well established and nationwide customer base, ideally complements our strategic growth plans.”
Tom Nieting and Norbert Ulmer have agreed to consult Sikes Dental Studios, Inc. temporarily in order to ensure a smooth transition for their staff and dentist customers.
DENTATRUST was founded by Tom Nieting, CDT and Norbert Ulmer, MBA in June 2008. DENTATRUST’s main focus is on digital dentistry and is, by far, the most experienced dental laboratory in CEREC® 3D, inLab®, and CEREC® Connect technology. DENTATRUST is a partner and educator to dentists and laboratories alike, assisting dental professionals in increasing profitability and the clinical performance of digital dental restorations and services.
About Sikes Dental Studios, Inc.Sikes Dental Studios, Inc. is a full service dental laboratory operating in Charlotte, N.C. Founded in 1944, Sikes Dental is owned and operated by third generation Lindy Sikes, CDT. Sikes Dental Studio’s reputation for cosmetic restorations is appreciated by dentists nationwide. (www.sikesdental.com)