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  • Ultradent Introduces New Photobiomodulation Adapter

    February 25, 2020 South Jordan, Utah

    Ultradent Products, Inc., a leading developer and manufacturer of high-tech dental materials, is revealing its latest tool for non-invasive treatments—the photobiomodulation (PBM) adapter for the Gemini™ 810 + 980 soft tissue diode laser.


    When paired with the Gemini laser, the PBM adapter gives clinicians the ability to treat a myriad of conditions—specifically pain management, even with such conditions as TMJ disorders—with one easy-to-use device. “We’re committed to progressing non-invasive dentistry and our PBM adapter furthers that effort,” says Ultradent Founder and CEO, Dr. Dan Fischer. “This adapter allows clinicians across the globe to better serve their patients through a variety of treatment needs.”


    The PBM adapter marks another technological advancement for Ultradent, following tireless research into the benefits of photobiomodulation treatments. “With a wealth of well-documented clinical studies in hand, we know that PBM can be a valuable resource to the clinician. We’re proud to support the clinician with this addition to the Gemini laser,” says Ultradent VP of Research and Development, Neil Jessop. The PBM adapter functions on the 810 wavelength, the optimal wavelength to be absorbed for photobiomodulation.


    Ultradent’s PBM adapter is designed exclusively for the Gemini 810 + 980 soft tissue diode laser, expanding the Gemini laser’s extensive catalogue of procedures to deliver highly impactful treatments.


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    About Ultradent Products, Inc.

    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 ultradent.com.


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  • Transition of Genius Motor and Endo File Systems to Medidenta

    February 13, 2020 South Jordan, Utah

    Ultradent is pleased to announce a cooperation with Medidenta for the ongoing supply and servicing of the Genius System Products.


    We believe Medidenta will do a great job going forward in serving our customers for future orders.


    As of January 1, 2020, all Genius motors, Genius engine-drive files, Genius contra-angles and Endo-EZE hand files orders and customer inquiries are to be forwarded to Medidenta at:


    Customer Service / Ongoing Orders:

    Email: Orders@medidenta.com

    Ph: 800-221-0750

    Customer Service Rep: Amanda Cardenas - AmandaC@medidenta.com


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  • Ultradent Releases New Uveneer® Extra Restorative Template System

    December 11, 2019 South Jordan, Utah

    The latest innovation in dental restorative technology – the Uveneer Extra template system – is now available through Ultradent Products, Inc., a global manufacturer and distributor of dental materials and equipment.


    The Uveneer Extra template system complements the original Uveneer template system to provide more natural restorations with four new upper anterior designs – Extra Large, Large, Medium, and Square templates. The templates work with any preferred composite to create exquisite, reproducible composite veneers with predictable shape and symmetry.


    Dr. Sigal Jacobson’s desire to create elegant and efficient veneers inspired her to create the Uveneer template family. “Composites have developed to the point that we’re able to really change patients’ lives by doing more composite work [. . .] Dentistry is going toward natural looking surface textures, so Uveneer Extra has more natural templates which were scanned from real people.”


    These unique, autoclavable* templates prevent the oxygen inhibition layer from forming during the curing process resulting in hard, glossy surfaces – while also allowing light to pass through to the composite for effective curing.


    *Base in which templates arrive is not autoclavable, rather only the templates themselves. Do NOT autoclave the base.


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    About Ultradent Products, Inc.


    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 ultradent.com.


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  • Ultradent Announces Global Warranty Extension for VALO™ Curing Lights

    November 5, 2019 South Jordan, Utah

    Ultradent Products, Inc., a global manufacturer and distributor of dental materials and equipment, is extending its manufacturer warranty to five years on all VALO dental curing lights.


    “VALO lights are the industry standard for dependable, reliable dental curing lights and this warranty extension reflects ongoing efforts to refine their design and functionality,” says Ultradent Vice President of Research and Development Neil Jessop. “Ultradent has been progressing curing light technology for more than two decades, centering our focus on producing sturdy and predictable lights. VALO curing lights showcase the best of our innovation.”


    VALO curing lights continually earn prestigious industry honors, including: Dentistry Today Readers’ Choice Top 50 Technology Products (x3), Cellerant “Best of Class” Technology Award (x2), Pride Institute “Best of Class” Technology Award (x4), Townie Choice Award (x4), Reality Five Star Award (x5), and Clinician’s Report “Best Products Evaluated”.


    For more information on VALO lights, please visit www.ultradent.com/products/categories/equipment/curing-lights.


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    About Ultradent Products, Inc.


    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 ultradent.com.


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  • Ultradent Supports Innovation Through TEDxSaltLakeCity Partnership

    September 17, 2019 South Jordan, Utah

    Ultradent Products, Inc., is proud to partner with TEDxSaltLakeCity to help bring 20 pioneering, captivating, and inventive speakers and performers to the Kingsbury Hall stage on the University of Utah campus Saturday, September 21, 2019.


    The lineup was selected from more than 350 applicants, each chosen for their unique accomplishments, perspectives, and creativity… including:



    Ultradent is rooted in its five core values, which are reflected in the TEDxSaltLakeCity presenters – specifically innovation and hard work.


    Several Ultradent executives and employees will attend the event, taking insights from the talks back to Ultradent HQ to better achieve the company’s vision of improving oral health globally.


    “My hope is that our team comes away with new ideas, whether sparked directly by the content of the talks or indirectly due to the thought patterns created by the talks,“ says Ultradent President Dirk Jeffs. “I hope they come away inspired and motivated—not just for work, but all aspects of their lives.”


    Ultradent is providing all speakers and performers with complimentary Opalescence Go™ whitening kits, so their smiles can be ready for the spotlight.



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    About Ultradent Products, Inc.

    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 ultradent.com.


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  • Ultradent Introduces the Ultrapro™ Tx Sweep™ Disposable Prophy Angle

    September 10, 2019 South Jordan, Utah

    Ultradent Products, Inc., a leading developer and manufacturer of high-tech dental materials, is unveiling the latest innovation in disposable prophy angles (DPAs)—the Ultrapro Tx Sweep DPA.


    Splatter is a near constant concern for dental hygienists during polishing, with 80 percent reporting at least a moderate amount while using their current prophy angle. After switching to the Ultrapro Tx Sweep DPA, five out of six hygienists experienced a significant reduction in splatter. 95 percent said they encountered little to no splatter compared to their former angle.


    Ultrapro Tx Sweep DPA’s performance upgrades come from the unique brush guard attached near the head of the angle, effectively “sweeping” away saliva and prophy paste as it accumulates. This method significantly reduces splatter by 95 percent*. The flexible bristles of the brush guard prevent splatter before it gathers by efficiently stopping saliva and paste from collecting and roping around the outside of the cup.


    In order to reduce prophy paste waste and keep the treatment field clean, the Ultrapro Tx Sweep DPA sweeps excess saliva and paste back toward the tooth. This allows the hygienist to continue working, with no need to refill the cup with additional paste.


    The benefits of Ultradent’s popular Ultrapro™ Tx Skini DPA have been seamlessly incorporated into the Ultrapro Tx Sweep DPA. Features include advanced internal blade design, outer ridges for better interproximal cleaning, optimal flare, and quiet gear design. Its ergonomic shape features both a 20 percent shorter head for better access and a 25 percent slimmer neck for improved visibility.


    Building on Ultradent’s tradition of innovation, the Ultrapro Tx Sweep DPA sets a new standard in polishing, ensuring both hygienists and patients have the clean and comfortable experience they deserve. To learn more, or to purchase the Ultrapro Tx Sweep disposable prophy angle, call 800.552.5512 or visit ultradent.com.


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    About Ultradent Products, Inc.

    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 ultradent.com.


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  • Ultradent Products, Inc., joins Crown Council to raise more than $1.8 million for children's charities

    August 28, 2019 South Jordan, Utah

    Ultradent Products, Inc., is proud to have partnered with Crown Council in their effort to raise money for children’s charities. Between March 1 and August 1, 2019, more than $1.8 million was raised through Smiles for Life, the charitable arm of the Crown Council. This was an aggressive goal and one that we are proud to be a part of!


    Since 1998, the campaign has raised almost $44 million benefitting more than a thousand children’s charities in North America.


    “I have personally participated in two humanitarian trips with Crown Council and have observed firsthand their members’ commitment and hard work in this effort,” said Karen Phillips, Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Ultradent.


    Crown Council is an alliance of leading-edge dental teams passionately committed to promoting oral health, fighting oral cancer, and serving their communities through charitable work.


    Dentists who participate in Smiles for Life donate their time to offer professional tooth whitening to patients at a discounted price. The patients then make their payments directly to Smiles for Life instead of the dental practice. 100% of their payment goes to children’s charities—half is earmarked for a charity of the dentist’s choice and half goes to Smiles for Life, who gives to charities such as Garth Brooks Teammates for Kids Foundation, Feed the Children, St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, Ronald McDonald House, and many more.


    Ultradent was happy to donate all of the whitening products used. Donated products included Opalescence Boost in-office power whitener which gives visible results in about one hour, Opalescence Go prefilled whitening trays, and Opalescence PF tooth whitening which is used in custom-made trays.


    Care has long been a core value at Ultradent and as part of living that value, we have been pleased to support Crown Council for the past five years.


    Discover more about the story of Smiles for Life here.


    To learn more about Smiles for Life, Crown Council, and Ultradent, please call 800.552.5512, or visit ultradent.com.



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    About Ultradent Products, Inc.

    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 ultradent.com.


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  • Ultradent Announces the Launch of the VALO™ Grand Curing Light in New Colors

    August 16, 2019 South Jordan, Utah

    Ultradent Products, Inc. is thrilled to announce the release of the award-winning VALO Grand curing light in stunning new colors! Available in beautiful Red Rock, Sapphire, Midnight, and original Black, the VALO Grand curing light still includes all the signature features that you have come to expect—now in brilliant new colors to suit your personality and practice.


    The VALO Grand curing light features all the benefits of the award-winning original VALO light, with a 50% bigger lens! Measuring 12 mm, its highly efficient broadband LEDs (385 nm–515 nm) keep the wand body cool to the touch while the unique unibody construction (each light is precision milled from a single bar of high-quality aircraft-grade aluminum) and ergonomic shape allow for extreme durability. It has unprecedented access to all restoration sites. Moreover, the VALO Grand curing light’s optimally collimated beam delivers consistent, uniform power to the curing site at Standard, High Power Plus, and Xtra Power modes to accommodate your preference. Plus, it features a second activation button on the back for ease of use.


    With unsurpassed durability, category-topping functionality, and cutting-edge design, the VALO curing light family continues to eclipse the competition year after year. Thanks to the precision that goes into producing every aspect of every VALO curing light—from engineering and clinical research to manufacturing and packaging—you can be certain that your VALO curing light is the state-of-the-art in dental curing light technology.


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    About Ultradent Products, Inc.

    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 ultradent.com.


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  • Ultradent to Host Comedian Collin Williams for American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Fundraiser

    August 12, 2019 South Jordan, Utah

    Ultradent Products, Inc., is pleased to welcome comedian, TEDx speaker, and suicide survivor Collin Williams for a benefit comedy show on Friday, August 30, 2019. This unique event will raise funds to support the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) in their work to promote awareness, research, and aid for those affected by suicide.


    Collin is well known for tackling delicate subjects head on. His unconventional brand of humor, focusing on topics that are usually off limits, is designed to open doors for conversation and healing. His comedy show entitled “My Suicide Note” weaves together real-life experience from his own suicide attempt with humor to shed light on this challenging topic. Proceeds from the event will benefit the AFSP, a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt charitable organization working to “save lives and bring hope to those affected by suicide.”


    Collin will speak and perform on Friday, August 30, 2019 from 8:00–10:00 p.m. at Ultradent headquarters located at 505 W 10200 S, South Jordan, Utah. To attend, please make a minimum donation of $10.00 in advance or $15.00 at the door. Those who find discussion of suicide and trauma triggering may not wish to attend, but can still donate if desired. To donate and/or attend the comedy show please click here.



    About Collin Williams

    Born into a biracial family, Collin quickly realized he had to embrace diversity or go crazy. Choosing the former (the jury’s still out on the crazy part), he learned to make fun of his differences and experiences, while developing a unique brand of stand-up. Collin has come a long way since hitting his first open mic at Seattle’s Comedy Underground when he was barely seventeen—his humor manages to artfully touch on areas usually considered taboo, enabling him to cover topics that most are hesitant to tackle.


    His unique style of dark comedy has given him the opportunity to perform across North America and Europe at clubs, colleges, and a stadium. He was nominated as one of Utah’s top comedians, among other accolades. Collin’s charisma is irresistible to audiences, which earned him a position as Niantic’s lead live broadcaster for 2016. His level of skill also led to the honor of being selected for TEDxSaltLakeCity 2018 as the expert speaker on comedy.


    From a spot as a featured speaker at the Utah Capitol for the anti-sexual assault rally “Walk of No Shame,” or on the stage at Kingsbury Hall discussing jokes about trauma, Collin uses over a decade of experience as a nationally touring stand-up comedian to uplift his audience. He helps them laugh with his trauma, or even spark conversation as he addresses some dark and controversial subjects.


    His current nationally touring comedy show discusses his personal experiences as a sexual assault and suicide survivor in a way that made The Daily Utah Chronicle say: “All of us loved it.” The owner of the WIP theater in Chicago also highly recommends it, saying: “Collin’s show is one of the best dark comedy shows you’ll ever see.”



    About the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

    Established in 1987, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) is a voluntary health organization that gives those affected by suicide a nationwide community empowered by research, education, and advocacy to take action against this leading cause of death.


    AFSP is dedicated to saving lives and bringing hope to those affected by suicide. AFSP creates a culture that’s smart about mental health by engaging in the following core strategies:


    • Funding scientific research
    • Educating the public about mental health and suicide prevention
    • Advocating for public policies in mental health and suicide prevention
    • Supporting survivors of suicide loss and those affected by suicide in our mission

    Led by CEO Robert Gebbia and headquartered in New York, and with a public policy office in Washington, D.C., AFSP has local chapters in all 50 states with programs and events nationwide. AFSP celebrates 30 years of service to the suicide prevention movement. For more information, visit www.afsp.org.



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    About Ultradent Products, Inc.

    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 ultradent.com.


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  • Ultradent Announces Support of Out of Darkness Suicide Prevention Walk

    July 19, 2019 South Jordan, Utah

    Ultradent Products Inc. is honored to announce its participation and support of the upcoming Out of the Darkness Suicide Prevention Walk Saturday, September 14, at Liberty Park (600 E. 900 S.) in Salt Lake City. Opening ceremonies begin at 11am, and the 5k Out of the Darkness Walk begins at 11:30am. Any employee, family member, or friend of Ultradent employees are invited to join in on the walk, or to donate. Ultradent hopes to rank as the number one team this year in fundraising, and encourages all employees to register to walk and/or to donate and/or encourage friends and family to support the cause.


    There are currently four ways employees can participate and/or donate to the Out of the Darkness Suicide Prevention Walk. These include inviting friends and co-workers to join the Ultradent team (extra black Ultradent tee-shirts will be available at the park); inviting those who cannot attend to donate to the Ultradent team; sharing the Ultradent team’s donation page via social media; and emailing the link to Ultradent’s team donation page to friends.


    Ultradent invites everyone to participate in any way they can. To register for the walk or to donate, please visit www.afsp.org/slc, join “Team Ultradent,” and donate the desired amount as an Ultradent team member. Remember, even non-employees of Ultradent can join the Ultradent team, so let’s raise some incredible awareness and support for this worthy cause.



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    About Ultradent Products, Inc.


    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 ultradent.com.


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