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September 16, 2015 News Dental TechnologyDentistryGeneral PracticeMaterials & TechnologyOral Health

DENTSPLY and Sirona enter into definitive merger agreement

by DENTSPLY and Sirona

DENTSPLY and Sirona enter into definitive merger agreementDENTSPLY International Inc. (“DENTSPLY”) and Sirona Dental Systems, Inc. (“Sirona”) announced today that Boards of Directors of both companies have unanimously approved a definitive merger agreement which will result in the world’s leading

July 24, 2015 News Dental CAD/CAMDental TechnologyDentistryGeneral PracticeMaterials & TechnologyOral Health

Sirona’s VISION customer magazine wins FOX AWARD in two categories

by SIRONA

VISION, the customer magazine from Sirona, the dental equipment manufacturer, won not one but two Silver awards at this year’s FOX AWARDS. The innovative magazine won the SILVER FOX AWARD in the “Integrated Concept” category in external communications for the

July 1, 2015 Feature Dental TechnologyDentistryMaterials & Technology

A Tale of Two Lasers

by Gerry Ross, DDS

Laser therapy is not a foreign concept in most dental practices, as many practitioners include soft tissue surgical lasers in their arsenal of high-tech equipment. Low-level lasers are a subset of the laser family that elicit a cellular response from

July 1, 2015 Feature Dental TechnologyDentistryMaterials & Technology

Finishing Orthodontics for Undersized Teeth: The Bioclear Method

by David Clark, DDS

Orthodontics has seen significant advances over the past decade. In spite of these advances, there is no magic wand when teeth are undersized. In addition, there are a staggering number of adult ortho cases that produce the dreaded black triangle;

July 1, 2015 Feature Dental TechnologyDentistryMaterials & Technology

Integrated Sterilization

by George Freedman, DDS, FAACD, FIADFE, FACD

Over the past five decades, the dangers of microbial threats in the dental practice have been more specifically recognized, and more definitively addressed, than ever before. There has been significant progress in the understanding of previously known and newly identified

July 1, 2015 Feature Dental TechnologyDentistryMaterials & Technology

Implants and Prosthetic Restorations: Clinical Considerations

by Joseph J. Massad, DDS; Swati Ahuja, BDS, MDS; Charlie J. Goodacre, DDS, MSD

INTRODUCTIONEdentulism is considered to be a disability and a major oral health problem worldwide.1,2 Replacing missing teeth with complete dentures does not restore the masticatory efficiency of natural dentition, even though a well-designed and fabricated removable dental prosthesis can, and

July 1, 2015 Feature Dental TechnologyDentistryMaterials & Technology

3M True Definition Scanner Q&A with Mark Leishman, BMedSc, DDS

by Mark Leishman, BMedSc, DDS

1You have been using an intra-oral scanner in your practice for more than a year. Can you tell us what your reasons were for investing in this new technology? Dr. Leishman: I felt it was time to upgrade to a

July 1, 2015 Feature Dental TechnologyDentistryMaterials & Technology

Are Mouth-Guards Hazardous to Your Health?

by Ira Hoffman, DDS

The good news is that many sports participants, both young and old, have been educated (or perhaps required) to wear sports mouth-guards during contact and non-contact games. These guards prevent countless impact and shock injuries to the teeth and the

July 1, 2015 Feature Dental TechnologyDentistryMaterials & Technology

No Brushing Required Changing the Way You Think About Pet Oral Care

by Oral Health

Petsmile is a revolutionary new pet toothpaste that eliminates the hassles of brushing your and your patients’ dog’s teeth. Petsmile was developed by the humans who brought you Supersmile, hailed as the “#1 Whitening System” recommended by cosmetic dentists. Petsmile

July 1, 2015 Feature Dental TechnologyDentistryGeneral PracticeMaterials & Technology

Oral Health Salutes 2015 Best of Class “Award Winners”

by Oral Health

Leaders in Technology Innovation

July 1, 2015 Feature Dental TechnologyDentistryMaterials & Technology

Putting Education to Work

by Dr. George Freedman

When I graduated from dental school, Continuing Education was the last thing on my mind. I was certain that I had learned all that I needed to know, and that I knew everything that could possibly be important for the

July 1, 2015 Feature Dental TechnologyDentistryMaterials & Technology

Managing Oral Mucositis Cancer Therapy

by Joel B. Epstein, DMD, MSD, FRCD(C); Deborah P. Saunders, BSc, DMD

The goal of this paper is to present oral mucositis management approaches that are currently available in Canada. It is currently estimated that over 500 Canadians will be diagnosed with cancer every day (Canadian Cancer Society/Cancer Statistics 2014). Although advances in

June 17, 2015 News Dental HygieneDental TechnologyDentistryGeneral PracticeOral HealthPublic Health

Canadian Dental Hygienists Association Launches Oral Health Website for the Public

by Canadian Dental Hygienists Association

 The Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA) is thrilled to announce the launch of www.dentalhygienecanada.ca— a website containing a wealth of information for the general public about dental hygiene and oral health. The site features oral health facts and FAQs, information

June 9, 2015 News Dental CAD/CAMDental TechnologyDentistryGeneral PracticeMaterials & TechnologyOral Health

BIOLASE, the global leader in dental lasers, features groundbreaking periodontal protocol at Europerio 8

by Biolase

 BIOLASE, Inc. (NASDAQ: BIOL), the global leader in dental lasers, today announced that its groundbreaking REPaiR periodontal protocol will be part of the scientific programme at Europerio 8, the world’s leading conference in periodontology and implant dentistry. The triennial conference

June 5, 2015 News Dental CAD/CAMDental TechnologyDentistryGeneral PracticeMaterials & TechnologyOral Health

Early Bird Registration for Sirona’s CEREC 30th Anniversary Celebration Now Extended Through June 15th

by Sirona Dental, Inc.

Early Bird Registration Extension and Preshow Program Now Available  as Sirona Gears Up for the Industry’s Largest Dental Educational Festival   In preparation for its upcoming CEREC© 30th (CEREC 30) Anniversary Celebration, Sirona Dental Inc. announced today that in addition to an

May 20, 2015 News Dental TechnologyDentistryMaterials & TechnologyOral Health

Experts call for consistent digitization in healthcare

by Sirona

Digital systems are essential for modern dentistry. But they are not consistently applied in practices. Experts including Dr. Axel Wehmeier discuss the new trends in the dental industry and how dentists can take advantage of the digital world in the

April 14, 2015 News Dental TechnologyDentistryOral Health

Dental Fix Announces First Dentist-Owned Franchise

by Dental Fix

National mobile dental repair franchise, assists dentists and dental professionals in expanding business opportunities with new revenue streams Dental Fix RX, a national mobile dental equipment repair company, has announced the launch of its first dentist-owned mobile repair center. Owned

April 13, 2015 News Dental TechnologyDentistryMaterials & TechnologyOral Health

Cheryl Kanhai, President of Maxim Software Systems, to present a webinar series on ‘Opportunities to Improve Your Income Using Practice Management Software’.

by Maxim Software Systems

Maxim Software Systems (Maxident 6) will be hosting a free webinar led by Cheryl Kanhai, President of Maxim Software Systems. The hour-long webinar will be held on Thursday April 30th , beginning at 6pm EST. Followed by a live Q&A

April 9, 2015 News Dental CAD/CAMDental TechnologyDentistryGeneral PracticeMaterials & TechnologyOral Health

CEREC 30th Anniversary Celebration Entertainment-Only and VIP Packages Selling Out

by Sirona

Entertainment-Only and VIP tickets will not be available for purchase after May 15th The hottest ticket in town is selling out quickly. Sirona Dental, Inc., the company that pioneered digital dentistry, announced today that due to overwhelming demand, VIP and

April 7, 2015 Video Sponsored Dental TechnologyOral Health

Paid Sirona Dental Systems at PDC 2015

by Oral Health

SPONSORED: Interview with Michael Sagez and Sylvia Rochon Sirona Dental Systems at PDC 2015.