Sirona by Kappler Premier Dental Cabinetry
Launches at ADA in Philadelphia, PA

Press release

Innovative design to increase productivity and efficiency within the dental operatory

CHARLOTTE, NC, OCTOBER 6, 2005 — Sirona Dental Systems, the world’s only full-line dental equipment manufacturer, proudly introduces the Sirona by Kappler premier dental cabinetry line at the American Dental Association Annual Session in Philadelphia, PA. The Sirona by Kappler cabinets combine Sirona Dental System’s advanced dental technologies with Kappler Furniture’s top-quality craftsmanship and cabinet design innovation to create a line of dental cabinets unlike any other available in the market.

“We designed the Sirona by Kappler cabinets to be the highest quality cabinets on the market,” said Yvon Veilleux, Project Manager — Cabinetry, of Sirona. “By combining our superior technology with Kappler Furniture’s expertise in cabinet manufacturing and design, we’ve created a line of dental cabinets that will generate greater organization and workflow, helping to increase the productivity and efficiency of the entire practice. You’re not only getting the most beautiful cabinets available, you’re getting the most functional.”

With patent-pending, standard features such as positionable work surfaces for the dentist and the assistant, pivoting drawers with built-in electrical chases for ancillary equipment and an upper CPU storage cabinet, the Sirona by Kappler dental cabinets are designed to optimize the work space within the operatory. This unique, ergonomic design allows all necessary instruments and equipment to be positioned in close proximity to the oral cavity.

The Sirona by Kappler dental cabinets can accommodate any instrument delivery style, including Sirona’s new C8+ Rear and Side Delivery Units. “We’re extremely excited to offer the dental market our fully integrated delivery systems in conjunction with the Sirona by Kappler cabinetry,” said Andrew McIlveen, Assistant Product Manager — Operatory Equipment, of Sirona. “With the introduction of the new Sirona delivery units and Sirona by Kappler cabinets, we believe we’ve created the most innovative dental treatment centers available.”

For more information about the Sirona by Kappler premier dental cabinetry, contact Sirona Dental Systems, 800-659-5977.

About Sirona Dental Systems
Recognized today as one of the world’s leading manufacturers of high quality dental equipment and technologies, Sirona (formerly Siemens Dental Systems) has served equipment dealers and dentists worldwide for more than 125 years. Sirona manufactures a complete line of dental products, including the CEREC CAD/CAM restoration equipment, digital and film-based intraoral, panoramic and cephalometric X-ray imaging systems, dental treatment centers and handpieces. Sirona is committed to creating and supporting the most advanced dental technologies in the marketplace. Sirona’s worldwide headquarters is located in Bensheim, Germany, with U.S. headquarters in Charlotte, North Carolina.

About Kappler Furniture
Since 1947, Kappler Furniture has been designing and producing many of the world’s premier office and medical/dental cabinets. In the serenity of Germany’s Black Forest, in the town of Pfalzgrafenweiler, Kappler Furniture manufactures cabinets that reflect the area’s rich history and ageless traditions. For decades, using only the finest craftsmanship and materials, Kappler Furniture has set the benchmark for quality and design for all other cabinet manufactures to follow. Kappler’s worldwide headquarters is located in Pfalzgrafenweiler, Germany, with U.S. headquarters in Carmel, California.