IdentCeram

Why Use The Program?

Materials carrying IdentCeram certification offer labs, dentists, patients and others many proven benefits:

Benefits for Laboratories:

  • Assurance that alloys meet independent ADA classification criteria
  • Visible means to assure the dentist of intent and integrity
  • Documentation in lab records in the event of dentist questions
  • Documentation in lab records for use when a case requires repairs or rework
  • Assistance in educating dentists to make informed choices in alloy selection
  • Free value-added service supplied by the lab to the dentist
  • Provides a link in the material traceability chain from manufacturer to lab to dentist to patient

Benefits for Dentists:

  • Documentation in patient records in the event of insurance questions or disputed claims
  • Documentation in patient records for use when future repairs or additional treatment is required
  • Assurance of proper alloy selection and use
  • Visible means to assure the patient of intent and integrity
  • Information on alloy content for reassurance and proper decisions in cases involving allergic reactions
  • Validation of alloy quality and performance
  • Provides a link in the material traceability chain from manufacturer to lab to dentist to patient

Benefits for Patients:

  • Assurance that proper materials have been selected for their restoration
  • Availability of material information in their records for reference by dentists who may require it for a future treatment
  • Material traceability in the event of FDA recalls