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March 18, 2009 News General PracticeOral Health

Prevora to be Marketed to All Canadian Dental Offices

by Toronto and Brantford, Ontario

Prevora, the only Health Canada approved preventive treatment of adult tooth decay at the gum line (root caries), now the number one dental disease in many dental offices, will be marketed across Canada starting in April 2009.  This new, in-office

February 17, 2009 News Oral Health

Snap-On Smile and Henry Schein Announce Partnership

by Oral Health

          SNAP-ON SMILE AND HENRY SCHEIN ANNOUNCE PARTNERSHIP   Snap-On Smile, the award-winning innovative dental products company focused on developing and manufacturing new products that improve patients’ lives, today announced a partnership with Henry Schein, Inc. the

February 13, 2009 News General PracticeOral Health

Research Day February 25

by Oral Health

Make plans to attend Research Day at the University of Manitoba, on Wednesday, February 25, 2009. Review an array of posters, hear interesting presentations and earn Continuing Dental Education credits at the Faculty of Dentistry’s annual showcase of scientific research.

February 13, 2009 News General PracticeOral Health

American Dental Association’s 23rd New Dentist Conference in Miami

by Oral Health

Distinguished speakers are slated to discuss oral health issues currently before Congress and their impact on the dental profession as well as clinical and practice issues at the American Dental Association (ADA) 23rd New Dentist Conference at the Hyatt Regency

February 10, 2009 News General PracticeOral Health

Survey Finds Smile Is “Most Attractive” Physical Feature

by Oral Health

Valentine’s Day is around the corner, and what do people find most attractive in others? The smile. A national survey from the American Dental Association and Crest® and Oral B® finds that the smile outranked eyes, hair and the body

February 4, 2009 News Oral Health

Vident Announces the Rollout of prescribevita.com

by Oral Health

       PRESCRIBEVITA.COM TO ROLL OUT SPRING 2009: ADVANCE REGISTRATION OPENS FEBRUARY 20        Brea, CA – Vident has announced that it will be launching prescribevita.com, an interactive web site that will provide a place for doctors and

January 20, 2009 News Oral Health

Promotion of Sarah Anders, Ivoclar Vivadent Canada

by Oral Health

Ivoclar Vivadent Announces the Promotion of Sarah Anders  Ivoclar Vivadent CEO Robert A. Ganley recently announced the promotion of Sarah K. Anders, B.Sc., MBA, to General Manager of Ivoclar Vivadent Canada and Vice President of Ivoclar Vivadent North America. In

December 23, 2008 News Oral Health

Dental Prosthetics: A Central Topic at IDS 2009

by Oral Health

    Dental prosthetics: The best designs and finishes for dentures – a central topic at IDS 2009 Prosthetics play a key role in modern dentistry. This will only increase in the future as the population ages. For this reason,

December 23, 2008 News Oral Health

IDS 2009: Spotlight on Aesthetic Dentistry

by Oral Health

    Ceramics and aesthetics in dentistry: high performancematerials allow for perfect care “The spotlight will be on aesthetic dentistry at the next International Dental Show. Over the last few years, this field has taken on increasing significance, as more

December 3, 2008 News Cosmetic / AestheticOral Health

IFED 6th World Congress Info

by Oral Health

The American Academy of Esthetic Dentistry is hosting the 6th World Congress of the International Federation of Esthetic Dentistry in Las Vegas, August 2-5, 2009. Programming is directed toward the entire dental team, including GPs and dental specialists, technicians, assistants

October 24, 2008 News Oral Health

Preventive Dental Care for Seniors and Boomers

by Oral Health

Boomers & Seniors Are Looking for More Preventive Dental Care Dental care is a major component of the Canadian healthcare system. It accounts for 7% of total spending, rivals the nation’s budget for heart disease and cancer, and becomes vital

October 23, 2008 News Oral Health

FDI 2008 PostCongress Report

by Oral Health

The 2008 FDI Annual World Dental Congress was held in Stockholm, Sweden, at the Stockholm International Fairs and Congress Center from 24 to 27 September. The FDI World Dental Federation was delighted to work with the Swedish Dental Association and

October 23, 2008 News Oral Health

IDS Findings: Prophylaxis Today’s Big Thing

by Oral Health

Prophylaxis: Today’s big thing Prophylaxis and oral hygiene, efficient aftercare measures, and specialisation for dental surgeries are the focuses of IDS 2009. Prophylaxis is increasingly shifting centre-stage in dental surgeries because health has never been so important to today’s ageing

October 21, 2008 News Oral HealthOrthodontics

The Canadian Association of Orthodontists (CAO) Elects New President for 2008/09

by CAO/ACO

Red Deer orthodontist Dr. Bob Cram is the new president of the Canadian Association of Orthodontists. Dr. Cram was elected president for 2008/09 at the CAO’s Annual General Meeting in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Other Executive Officers elected were: President-Elect: Dr. Gerry

September 10, 2008 News Oral Health

First Ever “World Oral Health Day”

by Oral Health

ADA, FDI World Dental Organization Announce First “World Oral Health Day” to increase awareness of oral health, impact of oral diseases CHICAGO, September 10, 2008 The American Dental Association (ADA) and the FDI World Dental Federation, the worldwide voice of

September 2, 2008 News Oral Health

DIAC Announces Election of Jamie Matera

by Oral Health

The Board of Directors of DIAC is pleased to announce the election of Jamie Matera as President-Elect of DIAC. Jamie is the President of Central Dental Laboratories, a full service dental laboratory in Toronto. Jamie will continue his duties as

August 28, 2008 News Oral Health

Ontario Constituent Receives AGD Award

by Oral Health

ONTARIO CONSTITUENT RECEIVES PRESTIGIOUS AWARDSFROM THE ACADEMY OF GENERAL DENTISTRY CHICAGO (August 26, 2008) – The Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) recently awarded its Ontario constituent with the prestigious Constituent of the Year (COY) Award; the Continuing Education (CE) Award

August 13, 2008 News Oral Health

Prevora Study Achieves Full Enrollment

by Oral Health

The Prevention of Adult Caries Study of Prevora Achieves Full Enrolment. CHX Technologies Inc., a specialty pharmaceutical company developing new preventive products for adult oral diseases, announced today that the Prevention of Adult Caries Study (PACS) of the antibacterial tooth

August 13, 2008 News Oral Health

Educators Announced for the 25th AACD Scientific Session

by Oral Health

Eucators Announced for the 25th Anniversary AACD Scientific Session Excellence in Cosmetic Dentistry 2009. Honolulu, Hawaii will play host to the 25th Anniversary AACD Scientific Session, Excellence in Cosmetic Dentistry 2009, from Monday, April 27 – Friday, May 1, 2009.

August 13, 2008 News Oral Health

Sybron Dental Acquires Pentron Corporation

by Oral Health

Sybron Dental Specialties Acquires Pentron CorporationSecuring Rights to Resilon Technology ORANGE, CA August 5, 2008 Sybron Dental Specialties, Inc. announced today the addition of the Pentron brands to its corporate portfolio through the purchase of all the outstanding stock of