Additive manufacturing is disrupting a variety of industries and enabling the design and production of new and improved products. In the dental market, EAP ® Abutments is using a combination of additive manufacturing and milling technology to create thin-walled dental abutments that at one time were next to impossible to produce or not economically feasible. Additive manufacturing is enabling EAP Abutments to create a new group of products through 3D printing.
Join this webinar to learn from Dr. Mario Kern how he uses additive manufacturing for thin-walled dental EAP® Abutments.
Prof. Ing. Dr. med. dent. Mario Kern
Dr. Mario Kern has been in the dental industry in a variety of roles for several years, including private practice and education. In 2018 he became the CEO of EAP® Abutments and championed the optimization processes in additive manufacturing and milling concept implementation. Dr. Kern’s work on cell attachment on abutments of dental implants has been ongoing since 2008. In addition to being a doctor, he also has an engineering degree and an MS degree in Oral Implantology and Periodontal Therapy.
Senior Global & Key Accounts Director Dental
Joachim joined GE Additive, Concept Laser in April 2017. In his position as Senior Global & Key Accounts Director Dental, he is working globally and collaboratively across all functions within GE Additive like Sales, Marketing, Product Management, R & D, Service as well as externally with customers, dental associations, universities, aso, in order to develop, focus and strengthen our strategy in the dental field worldwide.
In his more than 40-year professional career, he served in various international positions in General Management, Sales, Marketing, Product Management, Product Development, Key Account in various companies like Straumann, Dentsply, Thommen Medical and Dentaurum and previous to these positions, he worked as dental technician in various dental laboratories in Germany and New Zealand and trained students at the Dental University in Freiburg, Germany. He is a master dental technician and holds a degree in marketing.