American Orthodontics Wins Nine 2016 Orthotown® Ortho Townie Choice Awards

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February 20, 2017

Sheboygan, Wisconsin – American Orthodontics is proud to be the winner of nine 2016 Orthotown Ortho Townie Choice Awards. This is the fourth year in a row the company has won, and it has increased its number of awards each year. In 2016, American Orthodontics won the Traditional Brackets, Bondable Buccal Tubes, Elastic Chain (power chain), Ligature Ties and Wires, Arch Wire, Coil Springs- Closed, Coil Springs - Open, Buttons, and Elastics categories. Orthodontic professionals voted based on their experiences with products and services across several categories.

“We are so fortunate to be recognized by the orthodontic community as the best in the business for four years in a row,” says American Orthodontics President and COO Jaume Mesalles. “These awards are a great honor because they are voted on by the orthodontic practitioners themselves, and validate our mission of providing the highest quality products at the best value in the industry.”

Many of American Orthodontics’ 2016 Townie Choice awards are repeat winners. This is the fourth year in a row American Orthodontics has topped the Brackets, Bondable Buccal Tubes, and Elastic Chain categories, the third year in a row for the Arch Wire and Elastics categories, and second straight year for Elastic chain, and Ligature Ties and Wires categories. Buttons, Coil Springs - Closed, and Coil Springs - Open are new winners for 2016.

ABOUT AMERICAN ORTHODONTICS: American Orthodontics is the largest privately held orthodontic manufacturer in the world, proudly based in Sheboygan, Wisconsin. Since 1968, American Orthodontics has been manufacturing quality orthodontic products and peripherals for customers in more than 100 countries. More than 90% of American Orthodontics' products are manufactured at its Sheboygan headquarters using highly automated production equipment and a skilled, dedicated workforce. With 11 wholly owned subsidiaries, a direct sales force in North America, and a global team of exclusive distributors, American Orthodontics is a true orthodontic industry leader, committed to providing customers quality products, personalized service and dependable delivery.

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