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Thomas Schiff, D.M.D. Joins Fovia's Advisory Board

8/11/2009 10:53:44 AM

PALO ALTO, CA--(Marketwire - August 11, 2009) - Fovia Dental, Inc., a world leader in volume rendering technology, today announced that Dr. Thomas Schiff, an international authority on dental volumetric imaging, has joined the company's Dental Advisory Board.

"Dr. Schiff is one of the world's foremost experts in dental volumetric imaging, and his knowledge and insights will be invaluable to Fovia as we continue to develop and expand dental applications for our High Definition Volume Rendering® technology," said Ken Fineman, Chief Executive Officer of Fovia Dental, Inc.

Dr. Schiff is internationally recognized for his contributions to both dentistry and radiology. He served as a fully endowed Professor, Chair of the Radiology Department, and Director of Clinical Research at the University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry. Dr Schiff formerly chaired the department of diagnostic services in maxillofacial radiology at Washington University. He is a Diplomat of the American Academy of Oral Medicine and is a Fellow of the American College of Dentistry, International College of Dentists, International Association of Dental Maxillofacial Radiology, and the Pierre Fauchard Academy. During his forty-plus year career, Dr. Schiff has received numerous awards and honors, has published countless articles and has become a highly sought after speaker.

"I am pleased to accept Fovia's invitation to serve on its Dental Advisory Board," said Dr. Schiff, "and I look forward to working with Fovia to further develop advanced visualization applications in the dental field based on Fovia's High Definition Volume Rendering software."

About Fovia Dental, Inc.

Fovia Dental, Inc., headquartered in Palo Alto, Calif., is an international leader in volume rendering, an advanced technique for visualizing and analyzing large volumes of data in three dimensions.

Fovia's HDVR® solution overcomes the many limitations of currently available imaging technologies, therefore enabling dentists to take full advantage of 3D imaging as part of everyday patient care.

Fovia has designed its HDVR software engine to be easily integrated into various original equipment manufacturers' offerings, therefore allowing cone beam CT manufacturers, manufacturers of dental implants, and other dental OEMs requiring advanced imaging to easily, quickly and cost-effectively integrate a best-of-breed 3D solution.

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Fovia, High Definition Volume Rendering, and HDVR are trademarks of Fovia, Inc.

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Fovia Dental, Inc.
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