Importance of the ORG plus roundtable discussion with various Ortho lab owners across the nation!
Increasing Laboratory Profitability Course from the 2022 ORG Conference and Expo Description: Micheal Wright and Phil Pelligra will dive into detail on what has worked for their labs and how it can be applied to yours. They will break down a profit and loss statement...
We know they look simple and are a staple bookend to traditional orthodontic treatment, but did you ever wonder how that acrylic retainer was made? Dobson Ortho Laboratory produced a video showing you the entire process from start to finish of how some wire, powder, and liquid can be transformed into a finished product of retention to help maintain that beautiful smile you have worked so hard to achieve.
Welcome to the most comprehensive guide of Orthodontic knowledge on the web. Whether you are a seasoned Orthodontist, Dentist, Ortho/Dental lab, Assistant or 1 Person lab, this site is for you. We will be sharing information that will help anyone who has a passion for Orthodontics. Stay tuned and make sure you come back frequently. Ortho is constantly changing and we as group will have the answers.
A detailed overview of the features of this removable expansion screw given by a lab that uses them daily.
Watch a retainer being fabricated starting with the dental model arriving at the lab. Written and filmed by Nicholas Inman this clever video is entertaining. Pay special attention to the music when the wet acrylic is placed into the pressure pot. Every process to fabricate the retainer including packaging is showcased.
The start of a retainer’s life from impression to the final step of polishing. The real-life detailed journey.