Formerly General Manager at Town & Country Dental Studios, Freeport NY. Past Technical Director of TEREC NA. With 45 years of dental laboratory experience Mr. Apap, a former laboratory owner, has a wealth of clinical, technical skills and experience, including over three decades of fascination with digital dental technology. He holds an honors degree in Dental Technology from New York City College of Technology, with CDT, TE & MDT designations and is a fellow applicant at the International Congress of Oral Implantologists & the Academy of CAD/CAM Dentistry. He also holds a Pre-Dental Bachelors Degree from NYU and Post Graduate Full Mouth Rehabilitation clinical studies at NYU with Dr. Ira Zinner. Certified Trios Trainer. His background includes extensive research and development
of CAD/CAM systems and associated materials dating back to mid 1980’s. To date, Mr. Apap has worked with 3Shape, NobelBiocare Procera, Materialise SimPlant, Atlantis Abutment, Cadent iTero, Sirona CEREC/inLab, Kavo Everest, Weiland Zeno, Roland and Cercon systems. Material R&D beta testing with Ivoclar, Densply, Zahn, Argen, Talladium, FormLabs, Kutlzer, Carbon, Solvay to name a
few. 2018 CDT of the Year Nominee. Joe lectures, consults and trains for several large implant companies. Mentoring next generation of dental technicians to utilize their dental
knowledge with digital skills.
Resides in Staten Island, NY with wife Patricia; father of four and grandfather to eight.
87: Vision 21 2020 Preview Extravaganza with Megan Nakanishi, Joseph Apap CDT, MDT, and Shawna Suckow
November 25th, 2019 | 58 mins 23 secs
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Every year the NADL puts on one of the best business management meeting of the year. On January 16-18, 2020 in Las Vegas this event is turning out to be the best one yet. Elvis and Barb talk to three of the presenters that will be there, Megan Nakanishi, Joseph Apap CDT, MDT, and Shawna Suckow, all talking about what they will be covering on stage.