Washington Dental Service names new leader

Jan. 14, 2002
James D. Dwyer has been named the new president and chief executive officer of Washington Dental Service.

James D. Dwyer has been named the new president and chief executive officer of Washington Dental Service, the largest and oldest dental benefits company in the state of Washington and founding member of the national Delta Dental Plans Association.

Lifecore Biomedical, Inc. has announced that it has received approval from the Japanese Ministry of Health and Welfare to market the STAGE-1(TM) RDS Single Stage TPS Dental Implant System ("Stage-1") in Japan. This Stage-1 implant represents the first single stage implant model that Lifecore's Oral Restorative Division will be marketing in Japan. The Company expects to expand its Japanese implant offerings with subsequent approvals.