Lares Research celebrates 50 years of business

March 29, 2006
Company was founded in 1956 as a machine shop specializing in micro-precision machining.

CHICO, California--Lares Research, a company that offers leading-edge dental lasers and handpieces, is celebrating its 50th anniversary.

The company was founded in 1956 by Joe and Al Lares as a machine shop specializing in micro-precision machining and now markets technologically advanced dental products around the world.

Today, Lares is the only laser provider to offer a laser training program recognized by the Academy of Laser Dentistry and one that will earn a dentist ALD Standard Proficiency Certification.

The company has a national high technology direct sales force and markets products in 50 countries. In May 2005, Lares introduced the PowerLase AT and HT all tissue lasers, which were the first dental lasers to cut faster than highspeed handpieces.

Lares Research offers a line of dental lasers, high-speed and low-speed handpieces, and the Apex electric handpiece system.

For more information, call (800) 347-3289, or visit