My Dad’s Hands:<br>Some Reflections

My Dad’s Hands:
Some Reflections

Posted by on Dec 31, 2013 in Joe's Take | No Comments

Once I was done with college, I did what every independent young man would do; I went to work for my dad. I had the privilege to work side by side with my dad for almost 15 years. I was trained by a true master in the art of dental technology. We discussed many topics over those years and to this day…

Words from a Trusted Friend

Words from a Trusted Friend

Posted by on Mar 6, 2013 in Joe's Take | No Comments

Dental technology is a perfect blend of art and science. Dentistry, as is a laboratory technician’s role in dentistry, is part of the healthcare sciences. The author has always held the healthcare professions in the highest regard. There has always been a distinction between making restorations for people and making widgets.

The Source of My Insomnia

The Source of My Insomnia

Posted by on Dec 4, 2012 in Joe's Take | No Comments

Have you ever noticed that modern technology has no intrinsic value? What do I mean by that? Things don’t last very long. We don’t really value stuff. When the newest computer arrives at BestBuy, our latest and greatest is now obsolete. This happens with all things digital. Phones, iPods, Kindles, toothpaste, etc. Is this because […]