The award was announced on April 23 at the Edison Awards Annual Gala in New York City. The CS 35000 intraoral scanner placed in the dental 3D printers and services category.
"We're very proud of the way that the CS 3500 is changing restorations and appliance fabrication in the field of dentistry," stated Ed Shellard, DMD, vice president of global sales and marketing for Carestream Dental, in a press release. "It's an honor to have the scanner recognized for its innovation."
The Edison Awards, named for Thomas Edison, recognize excellence in new product and service development, marketing, human-centered design and innovation. More than 3,000 business executives, academics, designers, scientists, and engineers from the U.S. judge Edison Award nominees. Each year a gold, silver, and bronze medal are given out to the top products in various categories.
"It's exciting to see companies like Carestream Dental continuing Thomas Edison's legacy of challenging conventional thinking," stated Frank Bonafilia, executive director of the Edison Awards. "Edison Awards recognizes the game-changing products and services, and the teams that brought them to consumers."