Terec laboratories are in constant communication with practice managers about a wide range of topics of concern. We have included below some of the most frequently asked questions.
What do you offer?
Below is a list of generic products and services.
Each laboratory will be able to provide you with further details about each product and service they offer.
|David Sheppard Ceramics||GS Halligan Dental Laboratory||Griffen Dental Laboratory||M Gill Dental Laboratory||McDowell & Service Dental Laboratory||Sterling Ceramics|
|All Ceramic Crowns and Bridges||✓||✓||✓||✓||✓||✓|
|Metal Bonded Crowns and Bridges||✓||✓||✓||✓||✓||✓|
|All Metal Crowns and Bridges||✓||✓||✓||✓||✓||✓|
|Adhesive Dentistry: Veneers, inlays and onlays||✓||✓||✓||✓||✓||✓|
|Diagnostic wax up||✓||✓||✓||✓||✓||✓|
|Shade taking at laboratory||✓||✓||✓||✓||✓||✓|
|Fast track delivery||✓||✓||✓||✓||✓||✓|
What is your turnaround time?
This depends on the complexity of the work, however standard turnaround times are:
- Crowns, bridges, veneers, inlays and onlays: 5-8 working days, depending upon the laboratory
- Implants: about 10 working days
Fast Track services are available, so please consult the individual laboratory for further information.
Will we be able to speak to the same technician about each particular case?
Terec laboratories understand the importance of direct communications with dentists and their teams. Each case is managed by a laboratory director or manager, so communications concerning the case are clear and effective.
Can you confirm that you have GDC accreditation?
All Terec laboratories have GDC accreditation.
What is your MHRA number?
Please see below:
|David Sheppard Dental Ceramics||CA001750|
|GS Halligan (Dental Laboratory)||CA003251|
|Griffen Dental Laboratory||CA000260|
|M Gill Dental Laboratory||CA002152|
|McDowell & Service||CA000393|
What is your laboratory infection control policy?
Please click here to view our policy.