PRESS RELEASE: Glidewell to Distribute CBCT Imaging Systems from Carestream Dental
| May 3, 2023
Agreement aims to increase patient access to advanced 3D imaging technology for an expanded range of clinical procedures
Glidewell, the largest full-service dental laboratory in North America and a leading provider of dental products and services for more than 50 years, has entered into an agreement to distribute Carestream Dental's cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) imaging systems in the United States and Canada.
CBCT imaging systems from Carestream Dental provide high resolution 3D images of a patient's teeth, jaw, and surrounding structures. This allows dental professionals to more accurately diagnose and treat a range of dental conditions, including complex implant cases.
"We're thrilled to partner with Carestream Dental to promote access to this cutting-edge technology," said Glidewell CEO Stephenie Goddard. "Carestream Dental's CBCT systems are a perfect complement to our growing ecosystem of clinical CAD/CAM dental solutions, and help us further our commitment to making patient treatment faster, more predictable, and more affordable."
Carestream Dental's award-winning, easy-to-use 3D imaging systems provide CBCT, panoramic, and cephalometric functions in a compact form factor. Premium options with expanded features and enlarged field of view provide ultimate versatility for an extended scope of treatments.
"We are excited to collaborate with Glidewell to make our CBCT systems more widely available to dental professionals across the United States and Canada," said Carestream Dental CEO Lisa Ashby. "Glidewell's proven commitment to innovation and customer service make them an ideal partner to help us deliver on our mission of transforming dentistry, simplifying technology, and changing lives. We look forward to helping their expansive audience of dental professionals deliver more precise diagnoses, improved workflows, and superior patient care."
To deliver even more options to dentists on their digital journey, Glidewell will also be distributing intraoral sensors, wall-mounted and handheld generators, and imaging software from Carestream Dental. As part of the distribution agreement, the companies will work to co-develop educational initiatives and training programs, ensuring customers are able maximize the usage and value of their CBCT technology.
To learn more about the agreement or any of Carestream Dental’s innovative solutions, visit carestreamdental.com.
Glidewell, based in Newport Beach, California, is an industry-leading provider of custom laboratory services, innovative technology and continuing education to dental professionals nationwide.
About Carestream Dental
Carestream Dental is committed to transforming dentistry, simplifying technology and changing lives. In this pursuit, we focus on providing cloud solutions and technology for practice and clinical management for dental practices, groups, DSOs and partners. For more information, please visit carestreamdental.com.