Dentsply International Inc. is a designer, developer, manufacturer and marketer of consumable dental products for the professional dental market. The Company manufactures and markets other consumable medical device products. The Company�s product categories are dental consumable products, dental laboratory products, dental specialty products and consumable medical device products. The Company�s dental consumable products consist of value added dental supplies and devices and small equipment used in dental offices for the treatment of patients. The Company�s dental laboratory products are used in the preparation of dental appliances by dental laboratories. The Company�s dental specialty products are specialized treatment products used within the dental office and laboratory settings. The Company�s consumable medical device products consist mainly of urological products.