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August 4, 2011 News ImplantologyNew TechnologiesPharmacologyResearch

Gunslinger research called out……

by ken

Wall Street Journal – August 3, 2011 – by Ron Winslow – Medtronics and Infuse in the news. Medtronic Inc. said Wednesday that it is giving Yale University a $2.5 million grant to conduct an ambitious,independent review of the safety and

August 2, 2011 News CAD/CAMComputer softwareDental industryInnovations in dentistryNew TechnologiesTechnologyTrends in Dental Education

3M Donation Advances Digital Dentistry at U.S. Dental Schools

by ken

From Market Watch – the Wall Street Journal – August 1, 2011 Schools that meet established criteria to receive Lava Chairside Oral Scanner C.O.S. Systems ST. PAUL, Minn., Aug 01, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) — By the end of 2011, dental programs

August 1, 2011 News Marketing strategiesNew Technologies

Roll your own….

by ken

Found a few interesting sites for those diehards who like to “roll their own” when it comes to graphics for blogs and e-newsletters. In searching out topic areas, this particular aspect of practice management is exploding….. http://www.dentalwisdom.com/training/anatomy/traininganatomy1.html  for those explaining

July 28, 2011 News BlogsElearningNew TechnologiesTrends in Dental EducationTrends in Dentistry

10 questions to ask about why you should share and care

by ken

The secret of success is constancy to purpose – Benjamin Disraeli.  I’d include the pop culture reference Disraeli Gears by Cream, but if you’re over 50, you’re probably not reading this. For Cover of Disraeli Gears years, I’ve lived on

July 19, 2011 News CAD/CAMDental LaboratoriesInnovations in dentistryNew TechnologiesTechnologyTrends in Dentistry

Sirona, Cadent, envision TEC Lead Digital Dental Technology Sales in $11 Billion Dental Prosthetics and CAD/CAM Market

by ken

That’s BILLION with a “B”…….Rupert Murdoch speak……..I hacked his financials, I know it’s a “B”. VANCOUVER, July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ – According to a new report by iData Research (www.idataresearch.net), the leading global authority in medical device and dental market research, the

July 9, 2011 News General NewsNew TechnologiesOffice design

Surgically Clean Air

by ken

Once upon a time –  it was possible to feel like you were trying to keep your home clean and getting away from all of the pollution on earth just by staying inside your house and keeping the doors and windows

July 8, 2011 News Innovations in dentistryNew dentistsNew gradsNew TechnologiesTrends in Dental Education

Dentistry training takes a virtual turn

by ken

Griffith University is in Australia – you know the place that no matter where you roam, you still call home……. Griffith University’s School of Dentistry and Oral Health is the first in the southern hemisphere to trial the Moog Simodont Trainer, a

July 6, 2011 News Marketing strategiesNew TechnologiesPractice managementTrends in Dental EducationWebsites

On a clear day you can see “the obvious”

by ken

The world of online “forever” just got even better. YouTube wants to help you make your own practice animations for patient education purposes. Granted it will take time, but with MacOS Lion about to launch and iMovie used by most

June 30, 2011 News BlogsCommunity outreachCone beam computed tomographyInnovations in dentistryNew TechnologiesSocial networkingTrends in Dentistry

“Niagara Falls! Slowly I turned … step by step … inch by inch …” they gittin’ it

by ken

Gendex can now be found on social media sites Facebook and Twitter…..some of the dental corporate world is waking up……….(with thanks to Dr. Bicuspid) As well, Gendex announced  a new blog site, www.gendexdental.com. The Gendex social media pages are intended to directly

June 21, 2011 News New Technologies

Apple rumored to be working on iOS-powered HDTVs for late 2011

by ken

Your reception area just got the gift of the century; by Josh Ong – Apple Insider June 21, 2011 – Oral Health has partnered with MyDentalHub.com to create a new blog MyDentalChronicles …..the company was among the first to see

June 21, 2011 News Dental photographyNew Technologies

Innovative dental camera to launch in 2012

by ken

From my buddy Dhru Shah at Dentinal Tubules – June 21, 2011 – FIRST DAY OF SUMMER A team of scientists from the University of Liverpool has won an award for developing a device that can identify early tooth decay

June 14, 2011 News New TechnologiesTrends in Dental Education

Google introduces Voice Search, Image queries, and Instant Pages

by ken

By Molly McHugh – June 14, 2011 Google does what it does best and brings practical and innovative new updates to Search. Image via Wikipedia Today Google announced a range of new updates for Search. More minor adjustments like sorting

June 14, 2011 News BotoxCosmetic DentistryNew TechnologiesOcclusion

Anti-Aging Dentistry: Looking Beyond Botox

by ken

MarketWire – June 13, 2011 – on a Monday, not  Friday California Dentist Dr. Sam Muslin Announces an Alternative to Dermal Fillers, Botox and Going Under the Knife — His Trademarked Face Lift Dentistry Procedure; Using Neuromuscular Dentistry Techniques Along

June 14, 2011 News Laser DentistryNew TechnologiesPeriodontology

University-Based Laser Gum Disease Treatment — Multi-Centered Clinical Study With Laser Technology at the Heart of Study Objectives

by ken

MarketWire – June 13, 2011 The University of Colorado,University of Maryland, and University of Louisville are the academic cornerstones of a multi-centered study to further document the clinical success of the LANAP® protocol for the treatment of gum disease. While the

June 4, 2011 News Computer softwareCone beam computed tomographyCosmetic DentistryData storageDentoMaxilloFacialRadiologyDigital radiographyElearningEvidence based dentistryInnovations in dentistryNew TechnologiesTradeshowsTrends in Dental EducationTrends in Dentistry

Live dental events help grow 3-D education

by ken

From Dental IQ – June 3, 2011 HATFIELD, Pennsylvania–The 3D Imaging Institute, sponsored by Imaging Sciences International, has announced the latest addition to its curriculum of 3-D dentistry events: the Live 3D Dentistry Forum. Image via Wikipedia To read more

June 3, 2011 News New dentistsNew TechnologiesOffice design

Building the perfect beast

by ken

Dental office design in this technologic era no longer looks to Roger Miller‘s King of the Road for blueprint layout Image via Wikipedia Trailers for sale or rentRooms to let…fifty cents.No phone, no pool, no petsI ain’t got no cigarettesAh,

May 28, 2011 News Innovations in dentistryNew TechnologiesRestorative

BISCO Releases ACE ALL-BOND Dental Adhesive Dispensing System

by ken

From Azom.com – the A to Z of materials – May 27, 2011 BY ttp://img.zemanta.com/zemified_e.png?x-id=3c91e856-ccff-41f3-8874-f2b483988e09″ alt=”Enhanced by Zemanta” style=”border:none;float:right” />

May 22, 2011 News Cloud computingCommunity outreachDental industryDental TeamGeneral NewsInnovations in dentistryMarketing strategiesNew TechnologiesPractice managementSocial networkingTechnologyTrends in Dentistry

Copy genius – Apple anniversary surprise amounts to unveiling of 2.0 in-store experience

by ken

I want you to imagine there was a website which archived individual programs, animations, videos, graphics et al for your usage, by licensing and download. It exists in medicine –                                                 www.understand.com Image via Wikipedia

May 20, 2011 News EndodonticsEvidence based dentistryInnovations in dentistryMarketing strategiesNew Technologies

Veritas – If it seems too good to be true, it most likely is.

by ken

All I want is the truth, just gimme some truth – John Lennon (1940 – 1980) Endodontics is once again careening towards technologic revisionism – and the marketing by the companies veers as always towards corporate hegemony and their advocates

May 17, 2011 News CAD/CAMCosmetic DentistryNew Technologies

Veneer chipping: Is one fabrication process better than another?

by ken

By Rob Goszkowski, Assistant Editor of Dr. Bicuspid May 16, 2011 — Joining CAD/CAM fabricated veneers to CAD/CAM fabricated zirconia frameworks can reduce veneer chipping frequency and speed the fabrication process. Researchers at Ivoclar Vivadent evaluated the fatigue behavior of two different systems