IdentAlloy/IdentCeram Council Certifies DenMat’s Cerinate and LumiZir

DenMat Holdings, LLC has become the latest company to certify the composition and ADA classification of products through the IdentAlloy/IdentCeram Council. Labs and dentists can now request IdentCeram “YZ” and “FS” certificates when they order Lumineers made with Cerinate® and crowns and bridges made from DenMat Lab’s LumiZir™ full-contour solid zirconia. Available at no charge, […]

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White Paper Highlights Key Role of Materials Verification in Risk Management Strategies

With continuing attention focused on ensuring the quality and content of dental restorative materials, a new white paper describes how an independent method of documenting the composition of these substances enables professionals to strengthen their risk management strategies. Published by the non-profit IdentAlloy/IdentCeram Council, the paper also explains the free, independent program run by the […]

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Vident to Back Its Material Quality and Content with IdentAlloy and IdentCeram Certificates

Vident, the Brea, California-based supplier of VITA dental restorative materials in North America, has signed onto the IdentAlloy/IdentCeram Council’s program of material content certification. Laboratories will now receive certificates attesting to the content of restorative materials so that they and the dentists they serve can use them to verify compositions, explain material choices to patients, […]

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CadBlu to Verify Content of Zirconia Products With IdentCeram Certificates

CadBlu Dental has become the latest company to help labs and dentists improve outcomes and patient communications by taking part in the IdentAlloy/IdentCeram Council’s program of material content certification. CadBlu Dental provides digital manufacturing equipment and supplies for the production of crowns and bridges, orthodontics, and implants. Laboratories using the company’s branded and third-party zirconia […]

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Dale Dental Certifies Fusion Laser Digital PFM Content

Labs ordering Fusion Laser digital PFM understructures from Dale Dental will now have the content of those restorations verified through the IdentAlloy/IdentCeram Council’s voluntary materials certification program. Dale Dental has become the latest company to provide IdentAlloy certificates to dental labs as a way to ensure desired alloy property outcomes, simplify compliance and provide doctors […]

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Demand for Restorative Material Certification Sets New Record

Requests for certificates verifying the content of dental restorative materials hit a new high in 2013, according to the IdentAlloy/IdentCeram Council, which fulfilled orders for more than 20.7 million certificates. Manufacturers across the industry use the certificates to document the content of their products for labs, dentists, patients and insurers. Requests for alloy certificates fell […]

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Dentists Voice Overwhelming Support for Materials Certification

A nationwide survey of dentists found 91.2 percent of respondents favoring the certification of the composition and ADA classification of the restorative materials they prescribe. More than 97 percent said they would favor dental labs that included free materials certification with every case they ship. The survey was conducted by the IdentAlloy/IdentCeram Council, an industry […]

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IdentAlloy/IdentCeram Council Certifying New Material

The IdentAlloy/IdentCeram Council has introduced a new category for restorative material certification in response to the release of a new, high-strength glass ceramic material made from zirconia-reinforced lithium silicate (ZLS). The Council’s new ZLS certificates will be available at no charge to labs and dentists using DENTSPLY Celtra™ Duo material for restorations. The ZLS certificate […]

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IdentAlloy/IdentCeram Council Elects New Officers and Directors

The Identalloy/IdentCeram Council recently elected new officers and directors. Devon Howe was elected to a two-year term as President and will continue serving as a Director. Wayne Ledford was elected to a two-year term as Treasurer as well as a position as Director. Stuart Steinbock and Gary Iocco were elected to terms as Directors. Mr. […]

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Kerox Dental Now Verifying Material Content Through IdentCeram Program

Labs sourcing zirconium oxide blanks and blocks from Kerox Dental will now have the products’ content verified through the IdentAlloy/IdentCeram Council’s materials certification program. This will assist labs in maintaining their own product quality while providing dentists, their patients and insurers with documentation to help assure them that the advanced Kerox materials they ordered were […]

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