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  • Ultradent Launches VALO Cordless

    July 6, 2011 South Jordan, UT

    Today, Ultradent announced the launch of VALO Cordless, another expertly engineered development in LED curing light technology. VALO Cordless maintains the powerfully efficient broadband technology offered by the multiple award winning VALO, and adds a battery-operated, cordless wand for mobility. 


    VALO Cordless features custom, multi-wavelength Light Emitting Diodes (LEDs) to produce high intensity light at 395-480 nm--capable of polymerizing all light-cured dental materials. This intensity can penetrate porcelain and is capable of curing underlying resin cements similar to a quality halogen light. VALO Cordless comes with VALO rechargeable batteries and a battery charger suitable for power outlets from 100 to 240 volts. The standard lithium iron phosphate rechargeable batteries are safe, inexpensive, and optimized for power and longevity. 

    The new handpiece is designed to rest in a standard dental unit bracket, or can be custom mounted using the bracket included in the kit. It offers consistent curing intensity and output in a durable, aerospace aluminum body with a Teflon coating and a sleek, ergonomic design. 

    For more information, please contact Ultradent’s customer service at 1-800-552-5212 or visit us at www.valo-led.com. ​

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  • Ultradent Introduces Fluoride Varnish with Mess-Free Delivery and its new SoftEZ™ tip

    July 1, 2011 South Jordan, UT

    ​Ultradent just released Flor-Opal Varnish White, a fluoride varnish with an innovative syringe and tip delivery system for fast, simple and mess-free application. The new system comes complete with Ultradent’s SoftEZ™ tip for a paintbrush-like application that applies an even coat of varnish from start to finish.

    Flor-Opal Varnish White features a unique syringe-to-syringe mixing system ensuring a consistent, even dose of fluoride is applied to each tooth. Individual syringes are packaged with a Luer Lock cap that is replaced with an empty syringe prior to application. Unlike traditional fluoride varnishes that use a “well” and brush system, the mixing process between syringes ensures a consistent application of fluoride with less mess and product waste.

    Flor-Opal Varnish White is delivered with Ultradent’s new SoftEZ tip, a tip with a unibody design that avoids fiber shedding and tip clogging. The bristles are integrated within the body of the tip providing a platform for an even coat of varnish. The syringe is also flexible, facilitating reach to difficult-to-access areas.

    The new Flor-Opal Varnish White is available in 40 packs of Bubblegum and Mint flavors. For more information, please contact Ultradent’s customer service at 1-800-552-5212.​

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  • Ultradent Announces Launch of BPA Website

    May 27, 2011 South Jordan, UT

    Ultradent Products, Inc. announced the launch of a website dedicated to BPA education. The website, www.ultrasealxt.com, is the host for frequently asked questions about Bisphenol-A (BPA) and its use in dental sealants. The tool is equipped with varied media including podcasts, a children’s development corner and information specific to Ultradent’s award winning UltraSeal XT® plus. 


    Ultradent has maintained its status as a “BPA FREE” manufacturer. Ultradent’s dental sealant, UltraSeal XT plus, has always been a safe, effective method of fighting cavities. Because recent media attention has made the general public more aware of the harmful effects of BPA products (plastics, baby bottles, etc.), the intent of the website is to provide useful information about how BPA is used and how dental professionals can make their patients aware of the difference in available products. 

    For more information, please visit www.ultrasealxt.com or contact one of Ultradent’s customer service representatives for more information about UltraSeal XT plus at 1-800-552-5512. ​

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  • Ultradent Launches Peak Universal Bond- The Complete “Adhesive Tool Kit”

    May 16, 2011 South Jordan, UT

    Ultradent will showcase its new addition to the adhesive line, Peak Universal Bond at the upcoming California Dental Association (CDA) meeting in Anaheim next week. Peak Universal Bond is a light cure resin adhesive with Chlorhexidine (0.2%). With its ability to bond to dentin, enamel, porcelain, metal, composite and zirconia, its versatility can’t be matched. 


    Peak Universal Bond is the only light cure adhesive that contains Chlorhexidine which helps ensure long term bond strengths. It’s the ideal agent for indirect and direct bonding, as well as post and core procedures, working equally well with self- and total-etch techniques. With such versatility, there’s no need for multiple agents to complete either technique. 

    Peak Universal Bond is syringe delivered with an optimal viscosity to ease application and minimize waste during use. Units are available as a self- or total-etch kit or in single 1.2 ml refills. For more information, please stop by Ultradent’s booth at CDA (#XXX) or contact Ultradent’s customer service at 1-800-552-5212. ​

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  • Ultradent Announces Two Initiatives to Support Relief Efforts in Japan

    March 29, 2011 South Jordan, UT

    In response to the evolving humanitarian crisis that resulted from the recent 9.0 magnitude earthquake and subsequent tsunami in Northern Japan, Ultradent announced plans for two initiatives to support relief efforts in Japan. Both initiatives will support AmeriCares, a non-profit disaster relief and humanitarian aid organization which provides immediate emergency response and supports long-term humanitarian assistance programs around the world. 


    “Disasters of this magnitude require support on a global scale,” said Dr. Dan Fischer, President/CEO of Ultradent. “While we’re reassured that our colleagues in Japan are safe, we’re saddened by the state of destruction in the region and hope to do our part in helping relief and long term recovery efforts”. 

    Ultradent’s relief initiatives include a voluntary program for Ultradent employees to donate funds which will be matched dollar-for-dollar by the company. Details of the program have been shared with more than 1000 employees throughout Ultradent’s international network. Ultradent has also delivered hygiene aids (toothbrushes, OpalPix, etc.) for immediate support. The second initiative extends to friends and patrons of Ultradent. Facebook friends and Ultradent store visitors will be provided with the option to donate funds to an account Ultradent is preparing for AmeriCares. ​

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  • Six Miss Universe Australia WA Preliminary Contestants Were All Smiles After Making The Final Cut

    March 23, 2011 Perth, Western Australia

    Twenty-four Miss Universe Australia 2011 WA finalists displayed their beautiful Opalescence-whitened smiles in the final round of competition in Perth, Western Australia last week. The six finalists, Alana Wilkie, Alycia Altieri, Ashlea Ingham, Jordi Levin, Samara Tugwell and Scherri-Lee Biggs will continue to the Miss Universe Australia crowning in Melbourne later this year. One contestant, Rebecca Johns, was crowned as the Miss Universe ToyBox Charity Ambassador for the coming year. 


    The Miss Universe Australia 2011 WA Preliminary started included 64 finalists which were narrowed down in 6 rounds of heats. All of the finalists prepared for heats by whitening their smiles with Opalescence Treswhite Supreme. Finalists used their “runway-ready” smiles to add extra glam as they made their way through the selection process. 

    ToyBox International was selected as charity foundation for the Miss Universe Australia 2011 WA Preliminary. In addition to the preliminary event, Miss Universe WA finalists participated in fundraising initiatives for the foundation through charity lunches, golf tournaments and fashion parades. The funds raised will be used by ToyBox to fill grants for local sick and disadvantaged children in need. 

    For more information on Opalescence, please visit us at www.opalescence.com or call 1-800-552-5512.​

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  • Ultradent Hosts Third Annual Asia Distributor Meeting in Vietnam

    March 2, 2011 Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

    Ultradent Products, Inc. celebrated another successful year in Asia by holding its third annual distributor meeting in Vietnam. The meeting followed “Tết Nguyên Đán” (Vietnamese Lunar New Year) and in a similar fashion to the country’s most popular and important holiday, the Ultradent family gathered to acknowledge and appreciate the hard work accomplished in 2010 and to welcome the new year. With several major international exhibitions in this auspicious “Year of the Rabbit”, Ultradent’s Asia distributors got a sneak peak of plans for 2011. 


    Over thirty Ultradent partners participated in two full days of product training, clinical education, inspirational lectures, sharing of best practices, and much more. With the Asia territory growing at an unprecedented rate, several distributors were honored with growth and marketing awards, as well as the highly coveted “Dan E. Fischer” award. 

    Ultradent Products, Inc. looks forward to another outstanding year in Asia with the motto for 2011 - “Act as if you cannot fail.” 

    “Chúc Cừng Năm Mới” or “Happy New Year” in Vietnamese 

    Please join us to congratulate the winners: 

    Gunz Dental Pty Ltd, Australia 
    Omega, Inc., India 
    Dental Express Service Co., Ltd, Mongolia 
    Thong Ting Trading Co., Ltd, Taiwan 

    A special congratulations and thank you to our “Dan E. Fischer” winner, Oceanwealth Horizon SDN BHD (Malaysia), for their amazing growth having only been a part of the Ultradent family for less than two years.​

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  • Oh! That’s Easy! Oh! That’s Brilliant! Oh! That’s Opalescence!

    February 11, 2011 Salt Lake City, UT

    Opalescence makes another striking statement with the launch of Opalescence Oh! at the Chicago Midwinter Dental Meeting this month. Unit-dose disposable bulbs filled with Ultradent’s award-winning, sticky, viscous Opalescence whitening gel are unlike any other. Opalescence Oh! It’s easy, it’s brilliant – it’s Opalescence. 


    Opalescence Oh! is one of two new additions to the Opalescence line. The disposable, , unit-dose bulbs in Opalescence Oh! take the guesswork out of the application process. After removing the bulb’s cap, the gel fills a single custom whitening tray avoiding waste or mess. And, Opalescence Oh! contains the time-tested Opalescence gel and patented potassium nitrate and fluoride formula for increased enamel strength, minimized sensitivity, reduced risk of caries and a brilliantly striking smile! Opalescence Oh! is available in 10, 15, 20, and 35% carbamide peroxide options in mint, melon and regular flavors. 

    Ultradent will also introduce Opalescence Boost in a stronger, faster and easier formulation for in-office whitening. Opalescence Boost 40% PF is one of the strongest in-office whitening products available! The new formulation (which still doesn’t require a light) has allowed for a reduced treatment time of 40 minutes (two 20 minute applications)! Also, the kits now include OpalDam Green for a more visible gingival barrier and easier application. 

    Don’t miss the launch of these two new brilliant additions to the Opalescence line at the Chicago Midwinter Dental Meeting. Their introduction is sure to leave you saying “Opalescence did it again!” For more information, please visit www.opalescence.com or call us at 1-800-552-5512. ​

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  • DR. DAN E. FISCHER OF ULTRADENT TO RECEIVE CORPORATE CITIZEN AWARD

    January 18, 2011 South Jordan, UTth

    The City of South Jordan will be presenting Ultradent founder and CEO Dr. Dan E. Fischer with its Corporate Citizen Award during a luncheon to be held at Ultradent in South Jordan (505 West 10200 South) on Wednesday, January 19, 2011 with a program beginning at 12:00 noon. The award recognizes Dr. Fischer’s and Ultradent’s numerous contributions to the City of South Jordan and to improving global oral health. The award will be presented by South Jordan Mayor W. Kent Money. 


    “Dr. Fischer has worked tirelessly at creating and innovating products designed to improve oral health throughout the globe. His personal philanthropy and the philanthropy of Ultradent have improved lives throughout the world. Dr. Fischer is a community partner who values and supports the same ideals that our community embraces, and whose actions and life are worthy of this recognition” Mayor Money said. 

    Ultradent was founded in Utah over 30 years ago by Dr. Fischer who saw a need for more effective dental products than were offered at the time. Ultradent has now grown to become one of the largest dental products companies in the world with over 800 different products, most notably its teeth whitening products. 

    Ultradent has entered into a successful partnership with the American Dental Association in which the company provides lectures to junior- and senior-level dental students at nearly 60 schools throughout the United States. Ultradent also donates products to humanitarian efforts nationally and globally. On a local front, Ultradent supports the Sealants for Smiles program and the Salt Lake Dental Service by making contributions toward products and the continuing education of the clinic staff. 

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    The City of South Jordan, one of the fastest growing cities in Utah, is located 20 miles southwest of Salt Lake City, and home to 54,000 residents. In 2010, South Jordan was named the #18 “Best Place to Live In America” by Money Magazine. ​

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  • Ultradent’s Kim Foster Del Percio Voted Top 5 Sales Representative!

    December 9, 2010 South Jordan, UTth

    Ultradent’s Kim Foster Del Percio, sales representative in the Mid-Atlantic area, was voted as a ‘Top 5 Sales Representative” by Dental Products Report (DPR) in the December 2010 issue. The ‘top 5’ were determined by feedback from a vendor review survey conducted earlier in the year. 


    “I consider my customers an extension of the ‘Ultradent family’, said Kim in an interview with DPR’s Stan Goff. “My goal is to transfer our mission statement and values by providing solutions for minimally invasive dentistry through high-quality products.” 

    Kim’s caring attitude has clearly contributed to her exceptional performance. Her manager, Kevin Shawver, describes how this approach has benefitted her and her customers. “She approaches her customers with a high degree of passion, which is contagious, not only to her customers, but also to her teammates”. 

    Ultradent extends a big congratulation to Kim, her teammates and customers for this honor. For more information on DPR’s Top 5, please visit www.dentalrpoductsreport.com.​

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