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
"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.
For additional information, visit www.fovia.com.
Fovia, High Definition Volume Rendering, and HDVR are trademarks of Fovia,