Oral Health Group

Dental Technology

December 14, 2015 News DentalDental TechnologyMaterials & Technology

1-800-DENTIST Announces Partnership with Sirona Dental Systems, Inc.

by Oral Health

LOS ANGELES, CA, 1-800-DENTIST®, the dental profession’s #1 source of pre-screened new patient leads, announced that it is partnering with Sirona Dental Systems, Inc., to provide marketing support to the more than 15,000 dental practices in the U.S. offering CEREC® single-visit

December 3, 2015 Video Sponsored Dental Technology

Paid BEAUTIFIL Flow Plus by Shofu

by Oral Health

SPONSORED: Beautifil Flow Plus is the next step in the evolution of restorative materials, combining the delivery of a flowable and the strength, durability, and aesthetics equal to or better than leading hybrid composites.

October 30, 2015 News Dental TechnologyDentistryOral Health

Novocol Healthcare, Inc. Expands Injectable Capabilities with a Strategic Investment in Device Company Duoject

by Novocol Healthcare, Inc.

Novocol Healthcare, Inc. (NHI), a subsidiary of Septodont, Inc., a world leader in sterile injectable manufacturing, announced today the acquisition of a majority stake in Duoject Medical Systems, Inc. (Duoject), a supplier of innovative medical devices.  The synergy between the

October 15, 2015 News Dental LaboratoriesDental TechnologyDentistryGeneral PracticeHealth & HealingMaterials & TechnologyOral Health

Henry Schein Hosts Dental Education Event At Chinese Dental Show In Shanghai

by Henry Schein, Inc.

Digital Technology Leaders Share Insights About Digital Dentistry Solutions Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ: HSIC), the world’s largest provider of health care products and services to office-based dental, animal health and medical practitioners, held a full day dental education program focused

September 24, 2015 News Dental CAD/CAMDental TechnologyDentistryOral Health

Jack van’t Groenewout Named New General Manager of Carestream Dental, U.S. and Canada Digital

by Carestream

Carestream Dental is pleased to announce that Jack van’t Groenewout (Jack Vant) has accepted the position of general manager for the U.S. and Canada. In this role, he will oversee the design and execution of the company’s imaging and software

September 21, 2015 News Dental CAD/CAMDental TechnologyDentistryMaterials & TechnologyOral Health

Sirona’s CEREC 30th (C30) Anniversary Celebration a Success

by Sirona

 Worldwide Leader of Digital Dental Innovations Delivers an Unforgettable Extravaganza of Unsurpassed Hands-On Learning and First-Class Entertainment   Sirona Dental Inc.’s CEREC® 30th (C30) Anniversary celebration exceeded expectations, further establishing Sirona as the leader in digital dentistry. The CAD/CAM extravaganza,

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


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

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

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

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