August 10, 2017 (ST. PAUL, Minn.) – Patterson Dental, a business unit of Patterson Companies Inc, has reached an agreement with KaVo Dental Technologies, an affiliate of KaVo Kerr, to distribute the company’s line of DEXIS and i-CAT imaging solutions. Beginning Sept. 1, 2017, the new distribution rights expand Patterson’s portfolio of digital technology products available to dental practices in the U.S.
“We are pleased to expand on our long-standing relationship with KaVo Kerr to include their entire portfolio of imaging technologies,” said Dave Misiak, president, Patterson Dental North America. “By introducing these two important product lines to our customers, we’re providing more options as well as additional opportunities for practitioners to engage with our unrivaled service and support infrastructure.”
The DEXIS line includes the PerfectSize™ intraoral sensor, and the popular caries and lesion detection device, CariVu™, as well as the DEXcam™ 4 HD intraoral camera and DEXIS Suite imaging software. The addition of the i-CAT FLX V-series 3D platform means that all of KaVo Kerr’s extraoral imaging products will be available from Patterson starting in September.