CUSP/ADES Symposium

June 4, 2022
Esthetic Full Mouth Rehabilitation: 40-year Perspective and Experience” by Dr. Gerard Chiche and “The ‘New Normal’ in Digital Dentistry: Intra-Oral Scanner (IOS), Chair Side System, Materials, and Bonding” by Dr. Markus Blatz.

ADES Seminar

November 8-9, 2019
“The Esthetic Zone Inside and Out” lecture and “All-Ceramic Preparation Workshop” by Dr. Gerard Chiche and “All-Ceramic Restorations for Digital Dentistry” lecture and live demonstration by Dr. Ariel J. Raigrodski.

Evolution of Digital Dentistry

November 16, 2018
“Evolution of Digital Dentistry” by Dr. Markus B. Blatz and “3Shape TRIOS” lecture by Albert Tambollero, 3Shape and Hands-on in Boston, MA.

ADES Seminar

October 20-21, 2017
“The Third Edition: The Esthetic Zone Inside and Out” by Dr. Gerard Chiche and “Shade Taking for Shade Matching” by Aki Yoshida,…

AADR Poster Presentation

March 20-23, 2014
"Retrospective Dental Laboratory Survey of Zirconia Implant Abatments" (Dr. Chen / Sawyer)

ADES Seminar

September 30-October 1, 2016
“The Second Edition The Esthetic Zone Inside and Out” by Dr. Gerard Chiche and Guest Speaker Dr. Markus B. Blatz

ADES Seminar

November 12, 2016
“All-Ceramic Restorations – A Comprehensive Approach to Material Selection and Restoration Design” by Dr. Ariel Raigrodski and “Accurate Shade Taking with Digital photography” by Aki Yoshida, RDT

LMT Lab Day Chicago Kuraray Table Clinic

February 23, 2013
Simple Build-up for Effective Results" (Saito)

Lab Day Chicago

March 20-23, 2014
"Retrospective Dental Laboratory Survey of Zirconia Implant Abatments" (Dr. Chen / Sawyer)

Shade Taking Demonstration

April 16, 2013
University of North Carolina (Saito)

Hands-on Demonstration

November 8, 2012
Louisiana State University (Saito)

Yankee Dental Congress 2013

January 31-February 2, 2013
Nori Kajita, CDT, RDT Receiving "John T. Griffin Technician of the Year" Presidential Award

Hands-on Demonstration Co-sponsor: Zahn Dental

February 7, 2013
Cusp Dental Laboratory Malden, MA (Saito)

Boston Dental Alliance Seattle Study Club

March 29, 2012
"Sponsoring and Lecturing" (Sawyer)

LMT Lab Day East Noritake Clinic

March 31, 2012
"Zirconia or Lithium Disilicate: 2012 Materials Update for All-Ceramic Restorations" (Sawyer)

Cusp Premier Seminar Series 2012

October 3, 2012
Co-sponsor: Nobel Biocare, Hyatt Harborside Boston, MA Presenters: Marco Brindis, D.D.S. (Sawyer/Inomata)

AO Poster Presentation

March 1-3, 2012
"Clinical Evaluation of Cad/Cam Custom Zirconia Abutment for the Esthetic Zone in Implant Dentistry" (Sawyer/Inomata)

LMT Lab Day East, NY

April 10, 2010
"Zirconia or Lithium Disilicate: Material Science and Clinical Applications" (Mieleszko/Sawyer)

LMT Lab Day Chicago Noritake Clinic

Feb. 24-25, 2012
"Simple build-up to custom shade matching using 3D shade porcelain" (Saito)


Nov. 13, 2009
"Guidelines for Successful Laboratory Communication" (Sawyer)


Oct. 19-20, 2009
"Guidelines for Successful Laboratory Communication" (Sawyer)

Cusp Study Club Formed in 2009

"Educating and motivating young technicians to develop successful careers and open exchanges with dentists for better laboratory-dentist relationships" Second Meeting: December 18, 2009 Presenter: (Saito)


September 10, 2009
Courtyard by Marriott in Woburn, MA Presenters: Ariel J. Raigrodski, DMD, MS Graduate Prosthodontics at the University of Washington School of Dentistry…


April 23, 2009
Boston Marriott Newton Presenter: Markus B. Blatz, DMD, PhD University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine

CUSP 20th Anniversary Reception

June 24, 2010
MEGU/Modern Japanese Cuisine, Manhattan, NY