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Flexitime Bite by Heraeus lauded

March 31, 2011
Scannable bite registration material receives prestigious 2011 Top Bite Registration award
SOUTH BEND, IN -- Heraeus, the leader in advancing dental esthetics and overall well-being, announced that Flexitime® Bite, its bestselling bite registration material, has received the 2011 Top Bite Registration Award from The Dental Advisor. Additionally, Flexitime VPS precision impression material was awarded with a “2011 Preferred Product” award. Flexitime Bite is a scannable bite registration material based on vinylpolysiloxane. It is suited for universal bite registration as well as for powder-free optical recording of antagonists for CAD/CAM technology, e.g., for manufacturing of all-ceramic restorations. The Dental Advisor product awards are given to those products that stand out from all others in the marketplace in their particular category. The products are chosen through lengthy discussion, voting, and agreement from The Dental Advosor's editorial board. The board consists of dental professionals with experience in all areas of clinical dentistry, as well as dental research. Practicing clinicians, dental assistants, dental hygienists, dental laboratory technicians, and researchers convene weekly to discuss all products evaluated by The Dental Advisor for the year. Votes are tallied, and awards are given based on experience of editors and over 250 practicing clinical consultants in the United States. "Receiving top recognition from The Dental Advisor and its venerable lineup of dental and laboratory professionals and consultants means a great deal to us," said Christopher Holden, president, Heraeus Kulzer. "There are many terrific products in the market and we are extremely honored to have Flexitime Bite chosen as best in class and Flexitime selected as a preferred product." Flexitime Bite has multifunctional applications including: • Standard bite registrations in the end bite position• Coating of bite forks• Key material for needle point registration• Production of small model segments• Powder-free optical data recording of antagonists for CAD/CAM technologyFor more information on Flexitime Bite or Flexitime, visit or call (877) 431-1785. For a complete list of award winners from The Dental Advisor, visit

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