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January 7, 2016 Feature DentalPaediatric Dentistry

Predictable Immediate Implant Prosthetics using Guided Surgery and Guided Prosthetics: A Case Report

by Natalie Y. Wong

Introduction For terminal dentition patients, the concept of a removable provisional prosthesis can cause a great deal of anxiety and even cause deferral of treatment. Traditional healing phases in implant dentistry can be several months, and up to a year

January 6, 2016 News DentalMaterials & TechnologyPublic Health

1-800-DENTIST Launches Two New Consumer Ad Campaigns

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 launching two new consumer ad campaigns to kick off 2016, “Discover the New Dentistry” and “A Brand New Beginning.” “Discover the

January 5, 2016 News DentalDentistryEndodontics

AAE Foundation and DENTSPLY Award Innovation in Research Grant to West Virginia University

by Oral Health

  MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – A $50,000 research innovation award in endodontics has been awarded to the West Virginia University School of Dentistry. The American Association of Endodontists (AAE) Foundation /DENTSPLY Innovation in Research Grant will equip a dedicated endodontics research

January 5, 2016 News DentalGeneral PracticeOral Health

New Advanced Dental CE Courses Available In Toronto

by Oral Health

TORONTO, Beginning February 2016, Toronto will have new advanced dental continuing education courses available offered by The Dawson Academy on occlusion, function, esthetics, diagnosing complex issues, predictably treating difficult cases and more. Dr. John Cranham, with special video appearance by

January 4, 2016 News DentalDentistryPeriodontics

Gum disease linked to increased risk of asthma

by Oral Health

Asthma is a chronic inflammatory condition that causes the airways to constrict and produce excess mucus, making breathing difficult. It is characterized by the obstruction of airflow which is variable over a short period of time. This condition is reversible,

January 4, 2016 News DentalDentistryOrthodontics

Tooth fillings of the future may incorporate bioactive glass

by Oral Health

CORVALLIS, Ore. – A few years from now millions of people around the world might be walking around with an unusual kind of glass in their mouth, and using it every time they eat. Engineers at Oregon State University have

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 7, 2015 Feature DentalPreventive Dentistry

In Memoriam Dr. Rollin Matsui

by Dr. Mel Gardner

Dr. Rollin Matsui passed away in November 2015. He was born in Toronto in 1954. In 1972 he graduated from Jarvis Collegiate Institute, where he was active in sports, President of Students’ Council, and an Ontario Scholar. In 1975, he

December 7, 2015 News DentalOral HealthPreventive Dentistry

Sugar free drinks can still damage your teeth

by Written By: Asnan Portal Team

It is known that bacteria in the mouth ferments sugar in dental plaque to produce acid that dissolves the outer layer of tooth enamel. It is the acid that damages teeth and causes erosion. Therefore, acidic drinks whether they contain

November 24, 2015 Product Spotlight Dental

Orascoptic Debuts New Cordless Headlight

by Orascoptic

Middleton, Wis., Orascoptic™, the leader in superior vision solutions for dental and medical professionals introduces Spark™ – a cordless headlight that integrates with virtually any loupe or eyewear frame model. Featuring an innovative, patent-pending design, the Spark dispenses weight evenly

Dental Wings
November 23, 2015 Product Spotlight Dental

Benco Dental to distribute Dental Wings implant planning, CAD/CAM software

by Oral Health Group

Dental Wings Inc. of Montreal, Canada, and Benco Dental of Pittston, PA, announce today that Benco Dental will distribute digital dentistry solutions by Dental Wings. Included in the offerings: Dental Wings coDiagnostiX™ implant planning software, the DWOS suite of prosthetic

November 16, 2015 Product Spotlight Dental

Hu-Friedy Introduces Periodontal Maintenance Curettes in Collaboration with Anna Pattison

by Hu-Friedy

CHICAGO, Hu-Friedy, a global leader in the manufacture of high quality dental instruments and products, announced today the launch of their new Periodontal Maintenance Curettes, developed in partnership with renowned dental hygiene educator and practitioner, Anna Pattison. Adding to Hu-Friedy’s already

November 16, 2015 Product Spotlight Dental

“German Design Award 2016” for the inEos X5 laboratory scanner

by Sirona

The inEos X5 laboratory scanner from Sirona was given special mention in the Medical, Rehabilitation and Health Care category at the “GERMAN DESIGN AWARD 2016.” This is one of the most prestigious design competitions globally and is highly respected even

November 10, 2015 Product Spotlight Dental

ContacEZ Releases the Gold Narrow Strip, Sub-Gingival Trimmer

by Oral Health Group

Vancouver, WA – ContacEZ is proud to announce its newest dental product: The Gold Narrow Strip, the Sub-Gingival Trimmer. Through years of rigorous clinical testing, Dr. Daniel Kim, the founder and inventor of ContacEZ, has developed this innovative new addition

Henry Schein
November 10, 2015 Product Spotlight Dental

Henry Schein Dental Features New Equipment & Technology Catalog at 2015 ADA Annual Meeting

by Oral Health Group

Augmented Reality Transforms Every Page to Provide an Interactive, Online Experience  Henry Schein Dental, the U.S. dental business of Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ: HSIC), the world’s largest provider of health care products and services to office-based dental, animal health and

November 5, 2015 Product Spotlight Dental

NSK Dental LLC Promotion Site Upgrade & Facebook Page Launch!

by Oral Health Group

With the launch of NSK Dental LLC’s new communication campaign, our promotion website http://www.nskdental.us/ has been re-launched after undergoing renovations. This site aims to increase awareness of the NSK brand in the American market, and will serve as the platform from which an assortment

November 3, 2015 Product Spotlight Dental

VITA North America and Nobel Biocare Team Up To

by Vident

VITA North America and Nobel Biocare recently teamed up to offer a comprehensive two-day, hands-on training course on fixed implant dentures in VITA North America’s state-of-the-art facility. Co-taught by well-known dental technician, Dennis Urban, CDT and Nobel Biocare’s Joe Perillo,

November 3, 2015 Product Spotlight Dental

SciCan partners with Vista Research Group LLC to distribute VistaPure.

by Oral Health Group

VistaPure, Water Filtration System is the ultimate convenience for every dental practice Introducing The VistaPure Water Filtration System Toronto, ON – SciCan has set the benchmark for sterilization and instrument reprocessing technology. For more than 20 years SciCan has been

November 3, 2015 Product Spotlight Dental

WaterLase iPlus 2.0 dental laser

by BIOLASE, Inc.

IRVINE, Calif., BIOLASE, Inc. (NASDAQ: BIOL), the global leader in dental lasers, announced today an upgrade of its WaterLase iPlus® 2.0 dental laser to provide dental practitioners a clinical protocol and application to assist in the effective management of peri-implantitis.

November 1, 2015 Feature Cosmetic / AestheticDentalMaterials & Technology

Mise à jour des connaissances scientifiques sur les facettes dentaires en porcelaine

by Francine Albert

La demande pour des facettes en porcelaine a beaucoup augmenté depuis les dix dernières années (Stappert et al. 2005). Historiquement, la façon la plus prévisible de corriger l’esthétique des dents antérieures était de poser des couronnes. Les avances en techniques