SAN JOSE, CA; (September 1, 2021) — PreXion, Inc., one of the dental industry’s leading providers of 3D CBCT Imaging Systems, has been selected as a 2021 Cellerant Best of Class Technology Award recipient.
“During what is once again proving to be very challenging year for the dental industry, each of these extraordinary companies and their award-winning technologies have earned the right to celebrate. I strongly encourage dentists to take the opportunity to engage with these companies and their innovations both virtually and in person,” said Dr. Lou Shuman, CEO of Cellerant and founder of the Best of Class Technology Awards. “Our panel spent many hours in close discussion in order to identify these standout products. Pay close attention to our winners as they are truly leading the way to provide you what is best in today’s contemporary practice.”
For nearly two decades, PreXion, a subsidiary of Funai Electric Co., Ltd., has worked tirelessly to achieve excellence in medical imaging by creating technology, software and educational resources that empower clinicians worldwide to perform at the pinnacle of their collective ability. The PreXion 3D Excelsior PRO is among the company’s proudest achievements and is a manifestation of its commitment to innovative and groundbreaking research, product development and manufacturing processes.
“If there isn’t a clear winner in a category then we won’t select one,” said Chris Salierno, DDS, Cellerant Best of Class panel member. “This award is about letting the public know when a company has raised the bar.”
The 2021 Cellerant Best of Class Technology Award is selected by a panel of the most prominent technology leaders in dentistry: Paul Feuerstein, DMD, Editor in Chief for Dentistry Today, John Flucke, DDS, technology editor for Dental Products Report, Marty Jablow, DMD, known as America’s technology coach, Pamela Maragliano-Muniz, DMD, editor-in-chief for Dental Economics, Chris Salierno, DDS, chief dental officer for Tend, and Lou Shuman, DMD, CAGS, founder and creator of the Best of Class Technology Award. “The PreXion team is incredibly grateful to be recognized by Cellerant as a recipient of this award and for the validation of our efforts that it reflects to both the MedTech and clinical communities.” – Rob Gochoel, Vice President of Sales
Since its inception in Japan in 2006, PreXion has been committed to revolutionizing dental and medical imaging. President & CEO Yasutoyo Imada has over 15 years of experience in both imaging and dental equipment manufacturing. In 2007, the company presented the PreXion 3D Elite, which offered the world’s fastest data reconstitution time. After that, it began its expansion into the United States market with the distribution of its U.S.-exclusive PreXion 3D Excelsior model. PreXion’s distribution has been rapidly expanding, serving thousands of customers across seven countries and in all 50 states. Through diligent manufacturing processes and tireless research and development, the company has remained on the cutting edge of CBCT technology, having increased market share 600% from 2016 to 2020. The company offers unrivaled customer support and dedication to continuing education opportunities, with partnerships among fellow industry leaders such as Catapult Education and 3D Diagnostics (3DDX). To learn more, please visit https://www.prexion.com.
About Funai Electric Co., Ltd.
Funai Electric Co., LTD was established on August 1961, as a Japanese Electronics company. Its main business is the manufacture and sale of LCD TV primarily in North America. Business segments include LCD TVs, OLED TVs, Blu-ray Players/Blu-ray Recorders and Printers. For more details, please go to https://www2.funai.co.jp/en.
About the Cellerant Best of Class Technology Award
Since the inaugural presentation in 2009, the Best of Class Technology Awards have grown to occupy a unique space in dentistry by creating awareness in the community of manufacturers that are driving the discussion as to how practices will operate now and in the future.
The selection process relies on an expert panel of dentists recognized as thought leaders and educators. It includes Dr. Paul Feuerstein, Dr. John Flucke, Dr. Marty Jablow, Dr. Pamela Maragliano-Muniz, Dr. Chris Salierno, and Dr. Lou Shuman. Over the course of each year, the panel members seek out and conduct research on potentially practice-changing technologies, with deliberations on nominees and final voting taking place in February. Panelists are precluded from voting in any category where they have consulting relationships. The entire selection process is conducted and managed on a not-for-profit basis. For more information on the Cellerant Best of Class Awards and the 2021 Award Winners, go to www.cellerantconsulting.com/best-of-class-2021
About Cellerant Consulting Group
Founded and led by CEO Dr. Lou Shuman, DMD, CAGS, Cellerant provides strategic dental market insights, clinical expertise, implementation resources and support to accelerate growth for client dental companies. Cellerant services include new concept incubation, clinical product evaluation, product development, continuing education program development and CE sponsorship, strategic branding and marketing, online marketing, content marketing and dental media relations management. As an orthodontist and former owner of a 10-doctor multi-specialty private group practice, Dr. Shuman guides clients to offer products that engage dental customers and provide sustained differentiation. Cellerant operates under a unique model that merges leading voices in clinical product evaluation and strategic partner companies to provide a menu of services from one easily accessible network.
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