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Airway Metrics LLC offers products designed to assist dentists in determining the correct vertical and protrusive dimensions needed in a bite to produce an optimum airway. (Photo: Airway Metrics LLC)

Kettenbach LP acquires Airway Metrics LLC

By Dental Tribune USA
January 18, 2019

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., USA: Management from Kettenbach LP and Airway Metrics LLC have announced the acquisition by Kettenbach LP of all business assets of Airway Metrics, effective at the end of business on Feb. 28.

Airway Metrics LLC offers product systems designed to assist dentists in determining the correct vertical and protrusive dimensions needed in a bite to produce an optimum airway to manage obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) by oral sleep appliances prescribed and delivered through dental professionals.

Supported by a large number of experts in the field of dental sleep medicine, Airway Metrics has become an essential instrument in a fast growing number of offices adding this therapy to their practices.

The announcement was made Jan. 15. The current business is scheduled to transition during the next 30 days, with Airway Metrics conducting all transactions and support.

All current business agreements and relationships will continue as they were under Airway Metrics leadership. Airway Metrics is best reached at (206) 949-8839 or sleep911@comcast.net.

Kettenbach will assume all business responsibilities effective on March 1. Kettenbach can be reached at (877) 532-2123 or custservice@kettenbachusa.com.

About Airway Metrics LLC

Airway Metrics is located in Tacoma, Wash., and manufactures a Premier Bite Registration System for dental sleep medicine. The 16-piece system for simulating mandibular positions in anterior/vertical combinations assists in identifying a preferred airway position for a sleep apnea appliance. The Simulator connects to fork and handle for stable bite registration. It has been said, “An effective oral appliance starts with an accurate bite registration.”

The system also connects to a New Scanning Bite Fork. More information is available at www.airwaymetrics.com.

About Kettenbach LP

Kettenbach LP is located in Huntington Beach, Calif., and is the exclusive U.S. distributor for Kettenbach GmbH & Co. KG, located in Eschenburg, Germany. Founded by August Kettenbach in 1944, Kettenbach GmbH was created for the development and marketing of medical and dental products.

Today, the company is one of the leading international producers of impression materials for dental use and is also known in other surgical areas of medicine. More information about Kettenbach LP products is available by calling (877) KEBA-123 or by visiting www.kettenbach.com.

(Source: Kettenbach LP)

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