For Immediate Release

Ultradent Partners with American Orthodontics

February 8, 2021 South Jordan, Utah

Ultradent Products, Inc., and American Orthodontics are excited to announce a partnership in which American Orthodontics will exclusively distribute Ultradent’s Opal Orthodontics branded products to orthodontists in the United States.

“We’re thrilled to begin this journey with American Orthodontics. Their commitment to excellence is admirable,” says Ultradent President Dirk Jeffs. “Combining the visions and capabilities of Ultradent and American Orthodontics will benefit clinicians and patients for many years to come.”

As privately owned companies which rose from humble beginnings to become respected industry leaders, both American Orthodontics and Ultradent share similar corporate values, cultures of continuous improvement, and commitment to their customers, employees, and communities. These similarities present a unique opportunity to complement the shared ideal of promoting the orthodontic and dental professions.

“American Orthodontics always seeks ways to take the best possible care of our customers and we are thrilled to partner with Ultradent to further that mission,” says Randy Benz, American Orthodontics CEO. “The quality orthodontic products, brand recognition, and excellent reputation of Ultradent is a natural fit for us and our customers as we broaden our product offerings.”


About American Orthodontics & Ultradent Products, Inc.

American Orthodontics is one of the largest privately held orthodontic manufacturers in the world, proudly based in Sheboygan, Wisconsin. Since 1968, American Orthodontics has been manufacturing quality orthodontic products and peripherals for customers in more than 110 countries. With 14 wholly owned subsidiaries, a direct sales force in North America, and a global team of exclusive distributors, American Orthodontics is a true orthodontic industry leader, committed to providing customers quality products, personalized service and dependable delivery.

Ultradent Products, Inc., is a leading developer and manufacturer of high-tech dental materials, devices, and instruments worldwide. Ultradent’s vision is to improve oral health globally. Ultradent also works to improve the quality of life and health of individuals through financial and charitable programs. For more information about Ultradent, call 800.552.5512 or visit


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