With the holidays beginning, especially at Thanksgiving, we like pause, even if it’s for just a moment, and reflect on things we’re thankful for in our lives.
The importance of making a quality impression cannot be understated, as the caliber of an indirect restoration depends on the precision of the impression on which it is based. Thermo Clone™ VPS impression material, Ultradent’s newest restorative product to come to market, is an exciting new advancement in prosthodontics and restorative dentistry.
“I can tell you that volunteer humanitarian dentistry is more rewarding that general practice of dentistry ever was,” says Dr. Clyde Larsen of the extensive dental humanitarian work he’s performed worldwide since his formal retirement.
In her 20+ years with Ultradent, Melanie Jones has certainly worn many hats—and that’s practically an understatement. “A great part of our culture is that the company gives everyone an opportunity for growth. I’m a person who didn’t know what I wanted to be when I grew up,” she says with a laugh.
JJ didn’t smile. In fact, his mom had noticed that he stopped smiling and would only put on a sort of “grin” for photos for the last several years.
Megan Barnes, a chemist in Ultradent’s Quality Control lab for the past 21 years, loves to travel and explore. In fact, she says she spends more weekends on the road visiting a new site or exploring a new national park than she is actually home.