Space Maintainers Laboratories adds Ohlendorf Company to network of dental labs

Aug. 28, 2002
Missouri-based lab to join newly formed Appliance Therapy Group

The Appliance Therapy Group, a leading provider of dental appliance products and services, announced today it has added St. Louis-based Ohlendorf Company to its network of dental laboratories. The relationship will enable the Appliance Therapy Group to better provide appliance products and services to dental practitioners throughout the Midwest.

The Ohlendorf Company will be re-named Space Maintainers of the Midwest and will continue to be operated by Mark Ohlendorf and his son Kevin, who represents the third generation of Ohlendorfs in the family to run the 69-year-old company.

"The Ohlendorf Company is one of the oldest and most respected names in the field of dental laboratory work," said Dr. Rob Veis, Chief Executive Officer of the Appliance Therapy Group. "The Ohlendorf Company gives us a key distribution outlet across the Midwest and Eastern part of the country. Additionally, we feel fortunate to be able to add Mark and Kevin Ohlendorf to our business family."