Christoph Schmitz-Burchartz RDT.ZT
Owner of S-B Dental Ceramics &
Master Ceramist

Christoph has over 30 years experience in Dental Technology. He graduated from the College of Dental Technicians located in Vancouver BC, Canada. He also graduated as a certified dental technician in Germany.

Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies


Over the last seven years, he has attended many courses at the Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies (LVI) . LVI is one of the premier postgraduate dental training centers in the US, and recognized around the world.

While there he received his Diploma for Master Technician. Today Christoph's clients include Dr. Alan J. Singleton DDS, a professional LVI Clinical Instructor, who is well known and respected by his dental colleagues.

The Kois Center


In addition, Christoph has studied other related courses at The Kois Center. The Kois Center was founded and is run by Director, Dr. John Kois, a well know and respected leader in the academic circles of dentistry. Located in the heart of Seattle, Washington, Dr. John Kois pioneered a variety of highly technological teaching modalities ranging from computer animation to live video demonstrations.

Christoph also completed advanced denture courses with Dr. Turbyfill at the Kois Center. He also works with Dr. Shelley Bedard, who is a mentor with The Kois Center.

In April of 2011 Christoph completed two intensive implant courses with Dr. Misch at the Misch International Implant Institute in Toronto, Canada.

In 2012 he went with one of his dentists to train with Frank Speer in Scottsdale Arizona.

Christoph has visited Dr. Gordon Christensen DDS, MSD, PhD, for a course in Rehabilitation Dentistry & Occlusion. In May of 2011 attended a course in Enjoyable Fixed Prosthodontics.

Christoph has just returned from studying at the Nobel Biocare Center, and is now the owner and operator of the latest Nobel Biocare CAD cam system.

In 2014 Christoph will be a certified Kois Specialist.

Kois Center

Additional Education and Work History

  • 1980 -1984 Completed College at Haltern Germany
  • 1984 -1988 Technician working in various dental labs in Germany
  • 1989 -1995 Elan Dental Penticton, BC
  • 1994 RDT Vancouver, BC
  • 1995 – Present Owner of S.B. Dental Ceramics Ltd.

Christoph's Photo