Michael Capps, CDT
Mike Capps, CDT, is a 1976 graduate with an AAS degree in Dental Technology from Triton College. Mike is certified in Ceramics, Orthodontics and Removable Prosthetics. He attends several continuing education programs every year on Orthodontics, Cosmetics, Implants and Management. Mike is active in the Illinois Dental Lab Association and served as the president of the association in 2002. He is also an associate member of the Illinois State Dental Society and a member of the American Association for Functional Orthodontics.
Tony Waznonis went to Triton College and his education specialized in Dental Technology. Tony started at an early age in the dental field and is experienced in all services of the dental lab including fixed, removable, and implant departments. He has worked for some of the top manufacturers in the industry (Dentsply, Vita, GC America) and has lectured throughout the United States. He has trained with some of the well-known dentists and technicians in the dental field in both Europe and the states. His is involved in training and overseeing all aspects of Technic Dental Lab. Tony regularly goes to dental offices to assist in procedures, and when at the lab, can be reached to assist in any of your dental needs.
Jeff Downey, CDT
Removable Team Leader
Jeff Downey, CDT, graduated from Southern Illinois University in 1988 with an AAS degree in Dental Technology. Jeff came to Technic in 1992 and has been supervisor of the department since 1994. Jeff achieved certification in Removable Prosthetics in 1997.
He has completed numerous continuing education courses dealing with removable prosthetics.
Orthodontic Team Leader
Paula is experienced in all phases of Orthodontic technology: fixed, removable and functional. Paula also has more than ten years of experience managing a busy orthodontic office. She has served as an Orthodontic Assistant and as a lab technician in a practice setting.
Fixed Team Leader
Linda graduated from Southern Illinois Unversity in 1984 with an AAS degree in Dental Technology. She is highly skilled in all aspects of Crown & Bridge with special attention to anteriors and all ceramic materials used at Technic. Linda has extensive experience in communications with dental professionals concerning Crown & Bridge treatment planning as well as working directly with their patients for shade taking and custom staining. She is involved in the training and education of all technicians at Technic to help better themselves and the quality of our prosthetics.