NEWPORT BEACH, CALIF. — Glidewell Laboratories, industry-leading provider of dental laboratory products and services, announced today the release of BruxZir™ Shaded 16 blocks compatible with CEREC® and inLab® MC XL milling machines, the dental CAD/CAM solutions from Sirona Dental Systems, Inc. The new blocks, available in both 20×19 and 40×19 sizes, are to be distributed exclusively by Henry Schein, Inc., the world’s largest provider of health care products and services to office-based dental, animal health, and medical practitioners.
BruxZir™ Shaded 16, the series of pre-shaded zirconia blocks matching all 16 VITA Classical shades, is an iteration of the BruxZir™ Solid Zirconia line, the most prescribed brand of solid zirconia restorative material. Known for its superior strength and unique vital translucence, the addition of inLab®-compatible BruxZir™ Shaded 16 blocks to the BruxZir portfolio will deliver consistency and complete shade penetration to dental technicians implementing Sirona’s CEREC® and MC XL milling machines. With the significant market penetration of Sirona CAD/CAM systems, distribution of blocks consistent with the machines’ specifications ensures a wide new audience for the benefits provided.
Henry Schein, Inc. is the world’s largest provider of health care products and services to office-
based dental, animal health, and medical practitioners. The Company also serves dental laboratories, government and institutional health care clinics, and other alternate care sites. Henry Schein employs more than 17,000 Team Schein Members and serves more than 800,000 customers.
Glidewell Laboratories has more than 44 years of history as a provider of high-quality dental restorations, services and products. Since its founding, Glidewell has grown into a material, equipment and CAD/CAM software solutions manufacturer with more than 3,500 employees.
BruxZir™ is a trademark of Glidewell Laboratories.
CEREC® and inLab® are registered trademarks of Sirona Dental Systems, Inc. Any usage of these terms in this press release is simply as part of a description of the associated products. The description of such products does not indicate any endorsement, sponsorship, or affiliation with Sirona Dental Systems, Inc.