Luke Kahng, CDT
Luke Kahng, CDT the owner of LSK121 Oral Prosthetics, a dental laboratory in Naperville, Illinois. In addition to being a board member for several dental publications, he has published more than 100 articles with major dental journals. He also lectures internationally, offering hands-on seminars to dental technicians and clinicians alike.
The first and second editions of his highly successful Chairside Shade Selection Guide were launched in 2009 and 2010, with international sales worldwide. The third edition, produced in 2012, encompasses the same concept but as a ceramic shade tab. Hand-made, the shade tabs are grouped according to natural dentition as dictated by the aging process, and sold in sets of twenty as: 3.0 (Young, Cosmetic), 4.0 (Middle Years), 5.0 (Later Years), 6.0 (Molars, Premolars and Canines) and 7.0 (Surface Texture, Tissue Color and After Prep Color), for clinicians and technicians alike.
He is the author of four hardback books: Anatomy from Nature, The Esthetic Guide Book, Smile Selection + CS³ Clinical Cases and the Kaleidoscope Wax-up Book.