Voices from The Bench

A Dental Laboratory Podcast

About the show

A weekly podcast dedicated to the dental laboratory industry

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Episodes

  • 53: Les Voix Du Banc Talks to Frederic Rapp From Open Implants at LMT Lab Day Chicago

    April 1st, 2019  |  35 mins 20 secs
    chicago, dental, dental laboratory, dentist, france, lab day, lmt, open implants, podcast, technician, voices from the bench

    Another great interview from LMT Lab Day Chicago 2019! CEO Frédéric Rapp of Open Implants and a lab owner from France sits down with Elvis and Barb to talk about all things dental laboratory and implant components.

  • 52: One Year Anniversary Spectacular! LMT Lab Day Chicago interviews with Renata Budny CDT, TE & Elias Asevedo

    March 25th, 2019  |  32 mins 27 secs
    chicago, data, dental laboratory, dental technology school, dentist, dlat, fdla, lmt lab day, nowak, podcast, technician, the city university of new york, voices from the bench

    Elvis and Barb celebrate your 52nd episode marking our first full year of Voices From the Bench. Joining us again but this time LIVE from LMT Lab Day Chicago is our first guest ever Professor Renata Budny CDT, TE and one of her students Elias Asevedo from The City University of New York.

  • Episode 51: Tipping the Ortho Scales : Interview with Cade Tippett CDT about Ortho and Texas Part 2

    March 18th, 2019  |  38 mins 27 secs
    braces, data, dental laboratory, dentist, dlat, ortho, orthodontics, podcast, technician, texas, voices from the bench, wires

    Continuing the conversation with Cade Tippett CDT about ortho, YouTube fame, and why he is so passionate about participating on the DLAT board.

  • 50: Tipping the Ortho Scales : Interview with Cade Tippett CDT about Ortho and Texas Part 1

    March 11th, 2019  |  38 mins 36 secs
    braces, data, dental laboratory, dentist, dlat, ortho, orthodontics, podcast, technician, texas, voices from the bench, wires

    From deep in the heart of Texas, Cade Tippett CDT owns an ortho lab, runs a popular YouTube channel showing ortho techniques, and still has time to work closely with the Dental Laboratories Association of Texas.

  • 49: LIVE from Las Vegas! : A collection of interviews from the 2019 Vision 21 meeting (VFTB49)

    March 4th, 2019  |  45 mins 20 secs
    dental laboratory, dentist, las vegas, nowak dental supplies, podcast, technician, vision 21, voices from the bench

    The Vision 21 meeting in Las Vegas every January is one of the best business management meetings in our industry. Voices From the Bench was fortunate enough to be able to record a handful of attendees during the breaks to find out why they come to Vision 21 every year and what you missed not being there.

  • Episode 48: Four Technicians Talking About 3D Printing - A Roundtable Discussion Part 2 (VFTB48)

    February 25th, 2019  |  33 mins 36 secs
    3d printing, ackuretta, asiga, bego, cal-lab, carbon, dental, dental laboratory, dentist, kulzer, lmt lab day, miicraft, podcast, resins, stratasys, technician, voices from the bench

    We continue last week's Roundtable discussion about 3D printing. They talk about outsourcing to other labs, how printing effects labor, what they would recommend, and what's next for them and their labs.

  • 47: Four Technicians Talking About 3D Printing - A Roundtable Discussion Part 1 (VFTB47)

    February 18th, 2019  |  36 mins 32 secs
    3d printing, ackuretta, asiga, bego, cal-lab, carbon, dental, dental laboratory, dentist, kulzer, lmt lab day, miicraft, podcast, resins, stratasys, technician, voices from the bench

    This week brings back the Roundtable discussion. Four dental technicians gather around the table to talk about 3d printing in their labs. Real technicians using different printers every day on real cases.

  • Episode 46: The Denture Man Cometh: Interview with James Angelone Part 2 (VFTB46)

    February 11th, 2019  |  30 mins 4 secs
    chicago, dental, dental laboratory, dentist, denture man, dentures, exhibit hall, impression, impressions, kettenbach, lab day, lmt, nowak dental supplies, podcast, technician, voices from the bench

    We welcome back to the podcast James Angelone, The Denture Man, as he shares with us some of the many techniques he has picked up working chairside for many years.

  • 45: The Denture Man Cometh: Interview with James Angelone Part 1 (VFTB45)

    February 4th, 2019  |  28 mins 55 secs
    chicago, dental, dental laboratory, dentist, denture man, dentures, exhibit hall, impressions, kettenbach, lab day, lmt, podcast, straumann, technician, voices from the bench

    Elvis and Barb sit down with James Angelone "The Denture Man" to find out how a 11-year Marine Vet can become a highly skilled removable technician that teaches alongside a Prosthodontist.

  • 44: LMT Lab Day Chicago 2019 Preview: Behind the scenes with Jenny Abbott-Cole & Becky Tyre

    January 28th, 2019  |  30 mins 31 secs
    chicago, dental, dental laboratory, dentist, exhibit hall, lab day, lmt, podcast, technician, voices from the bench

    This week we have a conversation with the two ladies that make Lab Day Chicago happen. Jenny Abbott-Cole and Becky Tyre from LMT magazine join Elvis and Barb to talk about the biggest and greatest event in the dental laboratory industry. Join us as we chat about how that event and other Lab Days around the country work and the people behind them.

  • Episode 43: Inside Inside Dental Technology: Interview with Valerie Berger & Pam Johnson Part 2 (VFTB43)

    January 21st, 2019  |  32 mins 34 secs
    data, dental laboratory, dentist, idt, inside dental technology, magazine, podcast, technician, voices from the bench

    This week we continue the conversation with Valerie Berger and Pam Johnson from IDT magazine. These two ladies deserve the spotlight for what they do for our industry. We talk about their online content, trends in our industry, and one of Barb’s favorite event of the year.

  • Episode 42: Inside Inside Dental Technology: Interview with Valerie Berger & Pam Johnson Part 1 (VFTB42)

    January 14th, 2019  |  29 mins 47 secs
    data, dental laboratory, dentist, idt, inside dental technology, magazine, podcast, technician, voices from the bench

    We welcome Valerie Berger and Pam Johnson from IDT (Inside Dental Technology) magazine on the podcast. Part one of this conversation has Valerie and Pam talking about the early days of IDT and some insights they notice about our industry from the publisher's point of view.

  • Episode 41: Grab a Chair for the Chairperson: Interview with Jim Gorgol and Cal-Lab Part 2(VFTB41)

    January 7th, 2019  |  29 mins 33 secs
    cal-lab, dental, dental laboratory, dentist, podcast, technician, vision 21, voices from the bench

    As we embark on a new year we are joined once again by Jim Gorgol, CDT talking about the Cal-Lab Association. This amazing meeting organized by a great group of board members every February is worth your interest.

  • Episode 40: Grab a Chair for the Chairperson: Interview with Jim Gorgol and Cal-Lab Part 1(VFTB40)

    December 31st, 2018  |  31 mins 25 secs
    cal-lab, dental, dental laboratory, dentist, podcast, technician, vision 21, voices from the bench

    Elvis and Barb end 2018 with an All-Star guest. Jim Gorgol, CDT from Distinctive Dental Studio and current Chairperson of the Cal-Lab Association shares how a series of "not too bright" decisions has turned him into one of the most well-respected leaders in our industry.

  • Episode 39: The Art of Working Together- A Conversation with Alex and Danielle Wünsche Part 2 (VFTB39)

    December 24th, 2018  |  28 mins 26 secs
    dental, dental laboratory, dentist, podcast, technician, vision 21, voices from the bench, voices of dentistry, zahntechnique

    It’s like a bad version of Home Alone as Barb lets Elvis go solo on this Christmas Eve 2018 episode. He welcomes back to the show Alex and Danielle Wünsche to talk more about how they work together to run a successful boutique lab in Miami.

  • Episode 38: The Art of Working Together- A Conversation with Alex and Danielle Wünsche Part 1 (VFTB38)

    December 17th, 2018  |  35 mins 13 secs
    dental, dental laboratory, dentist, podcast, technician, vision 21, voices from the bench, zahntechnique

    Joining us this week is an amazing couple that run a boutique lab in Miami. Alex and Danielle Wünsche have found a way to succeed at both working tougher and living together. The secret seems to be having hobbies outside of the industry that you can do together and apart.