MELVILLE, New York--Henry Schein, a provider of health-care products and services to office-based practitioners, has announced that Robert Gottlander, DDS, will join the company as vice president, prosthetic solutions. Dr. Gottlander will be based at the company’s corporate headquarters in Melville, and report to Jim Breslawski, Henry Schein’s president and chief operating officer. Previously, Dr. Gottlander served as executive vice president of global marketing and products for Nobel Biocare AG. In his role at Henry Schein, Dr. Gottlander will partner with the company’s business leaders on the marketing and education programs for prosthetic solutions and related emerging technologies. This includes digital impressions, chairside CAD/CAM, implants, materials, lab technologies, and milling services. Dr. Gottlander will also work in coordination with Henry Schein’s global dental leadership to further leverage and grow the company’s key opinion leader network. ADHA recognizes Henry Schein“As part of Henry Schein’s recognition of the essential role of technology in dentistry, Henry Schein is committed to deliver relevant and impactful solutions to help our dental and laboratory customers grow their businesses,” said Breslawski. “With Robert’s long track record of success in creating relevant prosthetic product solutions and his extensive background in dental marketing, education, and key opinion leader strategy, Robert will bring exceptional vision and leadership to Henry Schein’s overall capabilities in delivering our comprehensive offerings to our customers.”Dr. Gottlander has served as executive vice president of global marketing and products for Nobel Biocare AG since 2005. Prior to this role, he served as Nobel Biocare AG’s vice president of global marketing, and held several leadership positions at Nobelpharma AB, Nobel Biocare AB, Procera, and Nobelpharma USA. Through his career, Dr. Gottlander has been a pioneer in the introduction of modern dental implantology and CAD/CAM to the North American market. Dr. Gottlander holds a DDS from the University of Göteborg, and has participated in in-depth training programs in orthodontics, prosthetics, and implants.For more information, go to www.henryschein.com.To comment on this subject, go to community.pennwelldentalgroup.com/.