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  • Ultradent becomes exclusive Triodent distributor in US

    February 28, 2012

    Triodent Corporation and Ultradent Products, Inc. are delighted to announce that on April 1, 2012, Ultradent will be the exclusive distributor of Triodent products in the United States.


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  • Ultradent Products, Inc. Expands its Line of Innovative Cements

    February 21, 2012 SOUTH JORDAN, Utah

    Ultradent Products, Inc. will introduce three new cements at the Chicago Midwinter Meeting this week. UltraCem™ Resin-Reinforced Glass Ionomer, PermaShade™ LC and UltraTemp REZ™ complete Ultradent’s current line of temporary and permanent cements.

    UltraCem™ Resin-Reinforced Glass Ionomer is the first liquid-powder RRGI cement to be mixed and delivered conveniently in a syringe. UltraCem offers the best of both worlds: efficient delivery and unsurpassed performance. Its advanced chemistry boasts the highest bond strengths in its category, while its unique SpeedMix™ syringe ensures the ultimate luting convenience. UltraCem is used for luting indirect restorations made of metal, porcelain fused to metal, resin to natural teeth and cementation of orthodontic bands to enamel.

    The most recent addition is PermaShade™ LC, a light-cured luting resin used exclusively for cementing veneers. With enduring color stability and low shrinkage, PermaShade LC is ideal for creating a long-lasting, esthetic smile. As with other Ultradent innovations, its ergonomic contra-angle syringe makes luting delicate veneers more convenient than standard delivery methods. And finally, Ultradent has added UltraTemp REZ™ for cementing of temporary crowns, onlays, and small temporary fillings. The cement is strong enough to withstand normal biting and chewing forces but can easily be removed.

    For more information on any of Ultradent’s new cements, please visit www.ultradent.com or call our customer service at 1-800-552-5512.

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  • Townies Love Ultradent’s “Top Products”

    December 19, 2011 South Jordan, UT

    Townies honored Ultradent Products, Inc. with nine 2011 Townie Choice awards! The awards covered several of Ultradent’s top product categories including Take-Home Cosmetic Bleach, Pit and Fissure Sealants, Toothpaste, Finishing and Polishing Pastes, Caries Detectors, Etchant, Gingival Retraction Material, Hemostatic Agents and a first time award for Canal Treatment and In-Office Bleach.

    Since their inception in 2003, members of www.dentaltown.com, Townies, have cast their votes for their favorite dental products. A few of Ultradent’s top products have been voted as favorites every year by Townies including Seek and Sable Seek, Ultra-Etch, UltraPak Knitted Cord and Viscostat. Diamond Polish, UltraSeal XT plus, ViscoStat Clear and two Opalescence Products--Opalescence Treswhite Supreme and Opalescence Whitening Toothpaste--have also received numerous awards. What’s unique this year is a clean sweep by Ultradent in the category of bleaching agents.

    Ultradent won the favor of Townies in both the In-Office and Take-Home categories with Opalescence Boost, Take-Home and Treswhite Supreme. “We’re honored that Townies love some of our Ultradent favorites too,” said Dr. Fischer, President/CEO of Ultradent, “We’d like to express our deepest thanks for the support of Dentaltown.com members”.

    For more information on Ultradent’s Townie favorites, please call 1-800-552-5512 or visit us online at www.ultradent.com.

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  • Ultradent Reaches a New High for the Utah Food Bank

    December 5, 2011 South Jordan, UT

    Ultradent Product, Inc. proudly announced its total food and dollar collection for the Utah Food Bank. In a competition with its South Jordan, Utah neighbor, eBay, Ultradent beat the competition with a total of 85,659 pounds of food! Ultradent and eBay combined exceeded last year’s total by 68,459 pounds of canned food!

    The Ultradent vs. eBay’s “Beat It” competition encouraged employees and customers to collect cash and canned goods for points towards a company total. The resulting total of 148,013 pounds from this year’s competition equaled enough to feed thirty families of four individuals, three meals a day for an entire year.

    Dr. Dan Fischer, CEO/President of Ultradent said “eBay was an admirable opponent! The competition was challenging yet rewarding knowing we were working together to assist the Utah Food Bank, one of our favorite charities”.

    In its continued mission to service the community, Ultradent has participated in a food drive for the Utah Food Bank for the last five years. For more information on how to contribute to the Utah Food Bank, please visit https://www.utahfoodbank.org/ or contact the Utah Food Bank at 1-801-978-2452.​

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  • Mrs. Globe Showcases Smiles with the "Power to Change the World"

    August 24, 2011 Salt Lake City, Utah

    Opalescence was a proud sponsor of the Mrs. Globe Pageant in Rancho Mirage, California where over 40 delegates from around the world joined in competition for the Mrs. Globe title. While the stunning Mrs. Russia; Alisa Krylova received the winning crown at the close of the event, every delegate proudly displayed their beautiful Opalescence whitened smile throughout the evening.

    Founded in 1996, Mrs. Globe is the largest international pageant for “Misses” in the world celebrating beauty and cultural differences. The organization’s motto: “where the power of beauty changes the world” exemplifies the desire to celebrate family, culture and beauty. Opalescence became a sponsor of the event because of its shared goal and endorsement of the event’s WIN Foundation, a non-profit outreach that specializes in abuse and self-esteem recovery.

    For more information on Opalescence teeth whitening, please contact Opalescence at 1-800-552-5512 or visit us at www.opalescence.com. Visit www.mrsglobe.com to preview the Opalescence-whitened smiles from the 2011 Mrs. Globe final event.

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  • Miss Black USA Pageant Contestants “Shine” in Mind, Body, Spirit and Smile!

    August 19, 2011 South Jordan, UT

    Opalescence was a shared secret among Miss Black USA Pageant contestants during the final event on August 7th in Washington, DC. All 30 contestants whitened their smiles using Opalescence Boost for their final walk down the Lincoln Center’s red carpet. With the confidence of a beautiful smile, the contestants transformed into true “divas” for an unforgettable evening. Miss Texas, Ocielia Gibson, was full of smiles as she was crowned Miss Black USA that night. 


    Founded in 1986, the Miss Black USA Pageant showcases African American women across the nation with aspirations to showcase their talent, beauty and drive. They are a community driven organization committed to providing educational opportunities to outstanding young women of color. Their mission is to develop the whole woman in “mind, body, and spirit”. 

    Each Miss Black USA Pageant contestant was evaluated and treated by Dr. Catrise Austin of NY, NY prior to the final event. For more information on Opalescence teeth whitening, please contact Opalescence at 1-800-552-5512 or visit us at www.opalescence.com. 

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    Ultradent Products, Inc. is a leading developer of high-tech dental materials, devices and instruments worldwide. Ultradent’s mission is to improve the level of dental healthcare and to make dental procedures more predictable and hassle-free. Consistent with its mission, Ultradent 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 www.ultradent.com. ​

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  • Ultradent Products, Inc. Opens Registration for a Unique Park City CE and Ski Adventure

    August 15, 2011 South Jordan, UT

    Ultradent opened registration for a unique experience to ski the “Greatest Snow on Earth!” Participants will have the option to enjoy the beautiful Park City resorts while earning 12 CE* credit hours. Individual and team rates will be made available. 


    This fabulous ski adventure also features Drs. John Kanca and Dan Fischer in a rare duo with lecture topics of adhesive dentistry and lessons of a downturned economy. The course offers continuing education along with the opportunity to provide a fun-filled getaway the entire family will enjoy! The lodging, provided by Silver Baron Lodge, is nestled in Deer Valley Snow Park Village, complete with private hot tubs, in-resort shuttle service, free yoga classes and wine education courses. 

    Registration is limited. For more information on the courses, rates, or lodging, please visit us online at www.ultradent.com/skice or call Ultradent’s Seminars department at 1-800-520-6640. 

    *Ultradent Products, INC is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. The formal continuing education programs of this program provider are accepted by AGD for Fellowship/Mastership credit. The current term of acceptance extends from 7/1/2011 through 6/30/2013. 

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    Ultradent Products, Inc. is a leading developer of high-tech dental materials, devices and instruments worldwide. Ultradent’s mission is to improve the level of dental healthcare and to make dental procedures more predictable and hassle-free. Consistent with its mission, Ultradent 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 www.ultradent.com. ​

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  • Ultradent Products, Inc. to Provide High Impact CE & Entertainment in Beautiful Cancun, Mexico

    August 15, 2011 South Jordan, UT

    Ultradent announced its exciting line-up for an annual destination seminar in Cancun, Mexico on January 29-February 2, 2012. Worth 16 CE* credit hours, the seminar will present a range of topics that the entire dental staff can appreciate while having the opportunity for a variety of fun Caribbean excursions. 


    The event features speakers Dr. Renato Leonardo, Carol Jent and Gary Takacs. Speaker topics cover a diverse and interesting range of topics including Minimally Invasive Endodontics, improving professional effectiveness and how to thrive in a down economy. The agenda allows for plenty of free time in the afternoons to enjoy the magical adventures of Cancun including Rio Secreto, Chichen Itza and Xcaret. 

    For more information on the seminar rate, early bird registration or the agenda, please visit us online at http://www.ultradent.com or call Ultradent’s Seminars department at 1-800-520-6640. 

    *Ultradent Products, INC is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider. ADA CERP is a service of the American Dental Association to assist dental professionals in identifying quality providers of continuing dental education. ADA CERP does not approve or endorse individual courses or instructors, nor does it imply acceptance of credit hours by boards of dentistry. The formal continuing education programs of this program provider are accepted by AGD for Fellowship/Mastership credit. The current term of acceptance extends from 7/1/2011 through 6/30/2013. 

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    Ultradent Products, Inc. is a leading developer of high-tech dental materials, devices and instruments worldwide. Ultradent’s mission is to improve the level of dental healthcare and to make dental procedures more predictable and hassle-free. Consistent with its mission, Ultradent 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 www.ultradent.com. ​

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  • Ultradent’s Continuous Training Program Travels to Cambodia

    August 8, 2011 Siem Reap, Cambodia

    Last month, Ultradent Products, Inc. welcomed participants from all over Asia-Pacific to Cambodia to join in their successful “continuous training” certification program. Cambodia, with its present charms and extraordinary history, has had one of the best economic records in Asia for the last ten years. Cambodia’s story is not too unlike that of Ultradent’s which is full of accomplishments that rank against all odds. 


    The continuous training program was designed to build on the relationships and technical expertise of our partners to help them become more successful. Even though the program is only in its second year, Ultradent has seen a growing demand for its hands-on program which is “content rich and magical” in the words of trainers Karen Phillips and Steve Gerber. Karen and Steve, who together possess over 50 years dental experience, led the training with the motto “involve me and I will understand”. In this way, the reward of learning can be felt on both sides. Course participants leave with a true improvement in their clinical knowledge and a more confidant smile. 

    Even though the program provides an abundant amount of information, there is still fun to be had in the process. The Kool and the Gang song, “Celebration”, was the theme in introducing the much anticipated new VALO Cordless. And, with the words of Diana Ross, the participants declared “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough” to illustrate their confidence upon completing the training. All participants received their certification after successfully completing the program and passing their exam. ​

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  • New Miss Singapore’s Smile Radiates Above the Rest

    July 28, 2011 Singapore

    Miss Valerie Lim, Age 25, was crowned Ms. Singapore Universe by Tania Lim, the 2010 pageant winner, at the Shangri-La Hotel last week in Singapore. All of the finalists in the Miss Singapore contest had their teeth professionally whitened using Opalescence by Drs. Jerry and Ronnie at the Orchards Scotts Dental office. 


    Ms. Valerie Lim, a Behavior Therapist, will represent Singapore in Miss Universe 2011, the International Pageant at Sao Paulo, Brazil in September 2011. Ms. Lim is known for her beauty blog, DWEAM.com. The judges recognized her for her confidence on stage which may have been most obviously displayed with a beautiful smile that helped her radiate through all of the elimination rounds. 

    Drs. Jerry and Ronnie evaluated all of the contestants prior to the crowning ceremony. They each received a custom-fit bleaching tray and an Opalescence Take-Home teeth whitening kit. For more information on Opalescence tooth whitening, please contact Jane Fonda at fondaco@fondaco.sg. ​

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