Bill Marais

Bill Marais

RDT, DTG

Morning With the Masters
M-6 – Polymer Alternatives to Metal Implant Frameworks

In 1993, Bill graduated from Cape Peninsula University of Technology, in Cape Town, South Africa, as a Registered Dental Technician. He holds a recognized Bachelors Degree in Prosthetic Sciences. Bill worked in a dental lab in South Africa, extensively with removable prostheses. In 1996, Bill immigrated to the USA and worked gaining further experience with ceramic restorations and implant work. In 1999, Bill opened his own dental laboratory, Disa Dental Studio, in Santa Monica, California. In 2011, Bill moved his lab and family to Portland, Oregon. With a commitment to always improving and expanding his skills for the sake of the patient, Bill has completed technician and dentist courses at LVI and Spears, as well as independent courses nationally and internationally to learn more about innovative techniques and emerging products. Bill is grateful to be a Key opinion Leader for GC America and GC Europe. He has been deeply involved with testing new products for GC and in teaching for GC America, GC Europe, GC UK/South Africa, GC Australasia and GC Middle East. Bill is honored by the invitations to speak nationally and in 13 International countries.