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March 2, 2016 News DentalDentistryPaediatric Dentistry

Media Advisory: UB pediatric dentists joins pledge to end the R-word

by University at Buffalo

BUFFALO, N.Y. – The Department of Pediatric and Community Dentistry in the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine will join the Special Olympics and Best Buddies International in the fight to end the spread of the r-word – “retard”

March 1, 2016 News DentalDentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

Dental Marketing Conference Presents New Ideas in Marketing for 2016

by Dentistry Business

On February 26, 2016, Toronto – Dentists got an up-close look at the newest marketing topics, tools and techniques at the Dental Marketing Conference in Toronto last week. The conference was held at the University of Toronto’s Bahen Centre for

February 16, 2016 News DentalDental LaboratoriesDental TechnologyMaterials & TechnologyOral Health

Dentists award 2015 Innovation Prize to DAC UNIVERSAL

by Sirona

The first place of the 2015 Innovation Prize in the category “Devices and Equipment” goes to the DAC UNIVERSAL combination autoclave from Sirona. The best innovations of the dental industry have been awarded this prize for the sixth time. Bensheim/Salzburg, Dental practices have to meet

February 11, 2016 News DentalDental CAD/CAMDental LaboratoriesDental Technology

Sirona Dental receives Top Employer 2016 Awards: Germany Engineers, Austria and Brazil

by Oral Health

Sirona Dental, the dental industry’s global market and technology leader, has once again received the awards “Top Employer Germany 2016 Engineers” and “Top Employer Austria 2016.” For the first time, it has been named “Top Employer Brazil 2016.” The company’s

February 8, 2016 News DentalGeneral PracticeHealth & HealingOral Health

Children receive free dental screenings and oral health education

by Oral Health

Community effort part of the American Dental Association’s national Give Kids a Smile Day LOUISVILLE, Ky., More than 2,000 children at six Jefferson County Public Schools today learned about the importance of proper dental hygiene, and many received a free

February 8, 2016 News DentalOral HealthPublic Health

Sir Michael Marmot to Present Keynote at WHPA Regulation Conference

by Oral Health

Sir Michael Marmot, the world renowned expert on social determinants and also President of the World Medical Association, will be the keynote speaker at a conference on health professional regulation to be held in Geneva by the world’s health professions.

February 8, 2016 News DentalDentistryGeneral PracticeOral HealthPreventive Dentistry

Give Kids A Smile® Celebrates 14 Years of Providing Dental Health Education, Prevention and Treatment Services

by ADA Foundation

Thousands of events nationwide help children improve their dental health CHICAGO, February 5, 2016 marked the kickoff of the ADA Foundation’s annual Give Kids A Smile program, which provides hundreds of thousands of children in need with free oral health

February 5, 2016 News DentalDental LaboratoriesDentistry

Henry Schein To Acquire A Majority Interest In Brazil’s Dental Cremer

by Oral Health

MELVILLE, N.Y., 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, announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire a majority ownership interest

February 4, 2016 News DentalGeneral PracticeOral Health

Tetra Dynamics Dental Laboratory Presents Smile of the Year Contest

by Tetra Dynamics Dental Laboratory

West Babylon, NY., Tetra Dynamics, A MicroDental Dental Laboratory, is pleased to introduce their Smile of the Year contest. Tetra Dynamics believes smiles matter and are constantly witnessing how great dentistry is able to transform people’s lives. Tetra Dynamics Smile of

February 2, 2016 News DentalDental CAD/CAMDental TechnologyDentistryGeneral Practice

Sirona Dental, Inc. to Host the Ultimate Dental Meeting- SIROWORLD!

by Oral Health

Dental professionals across the country-and around the globe- can now attend the largest dental meeting in digital dentistry annually. CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sirona Dental, Inc., the company that pioneered digital dentistry and the leading manufacturer of dental technology, announced in early

February 2, 2016 News DentalGeneral Practice

American Friends of Dental Volunteers For Israel Names Dr. Scott Dubowsky New President

by Oral Health

New Officers and Board Members Also Elected; AFDVI Supports Dental Volunteers for Israel’s Mission to Promote Oral Health Among Jerusalem’s Children and At-Risk Youth New York, N.Y., American Friends of Dental Volunteers for Israel (AFDVI), a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization whose mission

February 1, 2016 News DentalDentistryHealth & Healing

Tea is good for teeth

by Asnan Portal Team

A team from the University of Illinois, College of Dentistry found that compounds in black tea were capable of killing or suppressing growth of cavity-causing bacteria like Lactobacillus and Streptococcus mutans in plaque, thus drinking tea may aid in preventing

February 1, 2016 News DentalOrthodontics

Renowned Speakers and Ground-Breaking Topics to Take Center Stage at the 2nd Annual Henry Schein Orthodontics Symposium

by Oral Health

World-renowned speakers, cutting-edge topics, and protocols for differentiating orthodontic practices—all in an idyllic setting. The 2nd Annual Henry Schein® Orthodontics™ (HSO) Orthodontic Excellence and Technology™ Symposium will present a comprehensive program to help orthodontists and their teams offer a progressive,

January 29, 2016 News DentalDental HygieneDentistry

Canadian Dental Hygienists Association Responds to ABC’s The Bachelor’s Misrepresentation of the Dental Hygiene Profession

by Oral Health

The Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA) joins our US counterpart, The American Dental Hygienists’ Association (ADHA), in expressing extreme disappointment in ABC Studios and The Bachelor for its recent unprofessional and inaccurate description of the dental hygiene profession in social

January 29, 2016 News DentalDental HygieneDentistry

ADHA Responds to ABC’s The Bachelor

by Oral Health

The American Dental Hygienists’ Association would like to express its extreme disappointment in ABC Studios and The Bachelor for its recent unprofessional and inaccurate description of the dental hygiene profession in United States. Dental hygienists are required to graduate from

January 19, 2016 News DentalGeneral Practice

Yankee Dental Congress® 2016 Navigating Our Future January 27–31, 2016, at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center

by Oral Health

Navigating Our Future is the theme of the 2016 Yankee Dental Congress® (Yankee). It is New England’s largest dental meeting and will be held January 27–31, 2016, at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center (BCEC). Yankee is the fifth largest

January 19, 2016 News Dental

Journées dentaires internationales du Québec 2016 will be held in Montreal from May 27th to 31st

by Oral Health

The Journées dentaires internationales du Québec will take place this spring from May 27th to 31st, 2016 at the Palais des congrès de Montréal.  The annual meeting of the Ordre des dentistes du Québec expects to draw well over 12,500

January 18, 2016 News DentalDental CAD/CAMMaterials & Technology

Hans Geiselhöringer appointed President of Nobel Biocare

by Nobel BioCare

  Zurich, Switzerland, As of January 1, Hans Geiselhöringer has taken over as President of Nobel Biocare. Since 2011 Hans Geiselhöringer has served as Executive Vice President of Global Research, Products and Development, shaping a highly competitive product and innovation

January 18, 2016 News DentalDental HygieneOral HealthPublic Health

High-Fluoride Toothpaste May Aid Brace Wearers

by Asnan Portal Team

A Swedish study from Malmo University -2014 suggests that high-fluoride toothpaste hinders white spots from developing on the teeth when braces are worn. The fluoride toothpaste possesses four times the regular amount of fluoride found in toothpaste. Numerous studies have

January 14, 2016 News DentalDental CAD/CAMMaterials & TechnologyOral Health

BIOLASE Enters Into Development Agreement with IPG Photonics

by Business Wire

IRVINE, Calif., BIOLASE, Inc. recently entered into a development and distribution agreement with IPG Photonics Corporation’s medical laser division, IPG Medical. The development and distribution agreement between BIOLASE and IPG covers several projects with the expectation that these projects will culminate