AMD LASERS founder recognized with 2012 Regents Technology Award
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind., USA: AMD LASERS, a global leader in dental lasers and dental laser education, announced that the company’s founder and president, Alan Miller, has been awarded the 2012 Regents Technology Award from the International Academy for Dental Facial Esthetics for innovative developments that make the practice of those professions related to facial esthetics more effective, more efficient and more available.
“When we think of the single most significant advance in the dental profession over the past five years, we keep coming back to the popularization of the soft tissue laser. This has been, simply put, a quantum leap in the amelioration of services to our patients,” said Dr. George Freedman, co-founder and regent for the International Academy of Facial Esthetics. “Chairside diode lasers expand the clinical horizons of every general practitioner and specialist, making patient treatment better, faster, and easier and more comfortable.”
“Alan Miller’s conceptualization and development of the affordable dental diode laser, has single-handedly transformed the minor dental surgical experience for millions of patients throughout the world, and has improved dental practices forever,” Freedman added.
Miller expressed the company's appreciation for the award. "I am truly honored to receive the Regent Award,” he said. “Picasso Lasers represent a fantastic tool that makes dentistry affordable and practical for every practice. The real winners are the doctors and patients. I am humbled and grateful for the opportunity to serve this wonderful profession and am surrounded by many talented and caring individuals at AMD LASERS who share a common goal, supplying a quality product with the best customer service possible. On behalf of the team members at AMD LASERS, thank you IADFE!”
This most recent award joins a growing list of industry honors earned by the company, including the most popular laser, 2012 CR Report; The MIRA award in innovation; DentalTown’s Townie Choice Award for 2012, 2011 and 2010; Dentistry Today’s Top 50 Technology Products for 2012, 2011 and 2010; Dental Products Report’s "Top 100" for 2011 and 2010; Dental Products Report’s "Editor's Choice" for 2011 and 2010; Dental Product Shopper Magazine’s "Best Product" for 2010 and 2009; the Dental Advisor's "Editor's Choice Award" for 2010 and 2009; Dental Tribune's Innovation in Dentistry Award in 2011; and many others for innovation, design, technology and company growth.
(Source: AMD LASERS)