Jim Collis, CDT

Jim Collis, CDT

Jim Collis has owned and operated Collis Prosthodontic Laboratory since 1980.  The lab specializes in high quality removable prosthodontics and laser welding and primarily serves a select clientele of dental offices in the western suburbs of Chicago.  Jim has also previously served on the faculty of Northwestern University Dental School as an instructor in the Junior/Senior laboratory for ten years.  In that capacity, he presented numerous courses to the dental school students on prosthetics including:  advanced esthetics pertaining to removable prosthodontics, fixed work, and advanced attachment and implant techniques.  He has presented lectures and hands-on clinics at various venues throughout the United States, Canada and Germany.  He is a consultant for several companies in the industry. He possesses an Associate Degree in Dental Technology from Triton College, and has been a Certified Dental Technician for thirty years.