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March 6, 2018 News DentistryNews

American Dental Association Celebrates New Dentists with 10 Under 10 Award

by American Dental Association

The American Dental Association (ADA) today announced the recipients of its inaugural 10 Under 10 awards, which recognize 10 new dentists who demonstrate excellence in their work, community and inspiring others. The ADA New Dentist Committee selected dentists making an

December 19, 2017 News DentistryNews

Top 10 Dental News Stories of 2017

by Oral Health

It’s been quite a year in dental news! 2017 seemed to bring on some interesting areas of concerns for dental hygienists – whether it was health issues to lookout for, questionable acts inside the practice and, of course, the new

November 22, 2017 News DentistryNews

Alberta Dental Fee Guide Urges 8.5 Per Cent Drop

by Slav Kornik, Global News

The Alberta government has come to an agreement with the Alberta Dental Association and College on a new fee guide. Health Minister Sarah Hoffman announced Wednesday morning the guide recommends an 8.5 per cent drop in dental prices for 60

October 13, 2017 News DentistryNews

NYU Dentistry Receives $2.8 Million as Part of Multi-Center Study to Stop the Progression of Cavities in Children

by NYU College of Dentistry

NIH-Funded Study to Test Cavity-Fighting Liquid at Three Clinical Sites The National Institute of Dental & Craniofacial Research, part of the National Institutes of Health, has awarded a grant to a team of researchers – led by the University of

October 10, 2017 News DentistryNews

Alternative to Flossing, Innovative ToothShower to Launch on Kickstarter Oct. 17

by Jill Cecchini

ToothShower uses the water from the shower while cleaning 100 percent of teeth, as compared to 60 percent with average brushing. Last year, the Associated Press published an article detailing their findings on research into the benefits of flossing. After looking at

August 31, 2017 News DentistryNews

Aussie Dental Product Exporters To Meet In Canberra

by Australian Dental Industry Association

Building collaborative networks amongst the Australian businesses involved in dental product manufacturing and export is the focus of the Australian Dental Products Exporters’ Forum to be held in Canberra on September 14, 2017. The event is convened by the Australian Dental Industry Association (ADIA),

August 15, 2017 News DentistryNews

Kulzer acquires exclusive rights to market ReLeaf™ and LinguaGuard™ products

by Kulzer

Kulzer announced today that it has acquired the rights to become the exclusive marketer of Innovative Dental Technologies’ ReLeaf and LinguaGuard product lines. The products will be sold through Kulzer’s current network of dental distributors. ReLeaf is an innovative HVE System that connects

July 25, 2017 News DentistryGovernment regulationsNews

Dentists in the Crosshairs of New Liberal Tax Announcements

by DCY

The federal government has sent another warning shot to dentists and other professionals who have been using private corporations (PC) such as professional corporations/ hygiene service corporations /technical service corporations and holding corporations as a tax savings vehicle. Below are

June 28, 2017 News DentistryNews

Dentsply Sirona Announces Expanded Distribution in Canada

by Dentsply Sirona

This morning, the Company announced a new distribution agreement with Henry Schein Canada, Inc.  For over ten years, Henry Schein has been a significant partner in Canada, selling consumables, treatment centers, instruments and imaging products.  This new agreement, effective September

June 13, 2017 News AwardsDentistryNews

Minnesota Dental Program Wins Community Oral Health Award

by Henry Schein

Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC) announced today that Community Dental Care—a Maplewood, Minnesota-based humanitarian organization—has been awarded the gold medal in the Oral Health category of the second annual Henry Schein Cares Medal program. The program honors organizations that demonstrate

June 8, 2017 News AnnouncementDentistryNews

Fortune 500 Company Ranks Henry Schein in Top List for 14th Year

by Henry Schein

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 risen to #243 in the FORTUNE 500® ranking, celebrating its 14th year

June 2, 2017 News DentistryNews

Forensic Odontology Conference Offers Hands-on-Training for Identification

by The University of Tennessee Medical Center

All That Remains, a Forensic Odontology National Conference, will give dental professionals unique exposure to current forensic dentistry methods and provide hands-on training for individual and mass-disaster casualty identification in death investigations. Beginning July 30, 2017, this week long conference

June 2, 2017 News Continuing EducationDentistryNews

dentalcorp Announces Innovative Continuing Education for Dental Professionals

by dentalcorp

Since inception two years ago, DC Institute has collaborated with dentalcorp, Canada’s largest network of dental clinics, to provide continuing education to their network. We are pleased to announce the launch of the next phase of DC Institute, which will

May 31, 2017 News AnesthesiologyDentistryNews

Alberta Dentists Suspended from Providing Anesthesia

by Slav Kornik, Global News

The Alberta Dental Association and College (ADA&C) has permanently suspended single operator sedation. The motion was passed at a meeting on May 24, which states that registered dentists in Alberta can no longer “simultaneously provide deep sedation or general anesthesia

May 29, 2017 News Dental VideoDentistryNews

Dental Students Receive Grant for Humorous Video

by Jason Raven, WRDW-TV

What started as a randomly assigned group project is now helping save lives all across the world. Diana Tran, Dahlia Levine, Varun Iyer, and Zach Dubin, four students at the Dental College of Georgia at Augusta University, were randomly put

May 26, 2017 News DentistryNewsOral Health

Dental Organizations Combining Dental Meetings in 2019, 2020

by American Dental Association

To maximize the impact of the meeting experience, six dental professional organizations, including the ADA, are collaborating to combine three dental conferences in 2019 and two in 2020. The ADA will be co-locating its annual meeting with several state, local

May 16, 2017 News DentistryNews

Henry Schein Launches 3 Catalogs Featuring More Than 60,000 Dental Products

by Henry Schein

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 today announced the launch of the 2017 Henry Schein Dental Supplies, Henry Schein Brand  and Henry Schein

May 11, 2017 News DentistryDiseaseNews

Beware: Dental Professionals at Risk of Preventable Diseases

by Contagion Live

In a recent review article published in the journal Dental Clinics of North America, Leslie R. Halpern, DDS, MD, PhD, MPH, from Meharry Medical College, Nashville, Tennessee, highlights vaccine-preventable diseases that pose a high risk in the dental healthcare setting.

April 28, 2017 News Cosmetic / AestheticDentistryNews

Final Wrap-Up of AACD Scientific Session Shows Shining Success

by American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry

The 33rd Annual American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry Scientific Session concluded its educational program on April 21 at the Venetian Resort Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, NV. More than 1,600 people attended the four days of educational programming which

April 28, 2017 News DentistryNews

Digital Focus Gives IDS 2017 Positive Reviews

by KoelnMesse Inc

The Federal Health Minister, Hermann Gröhe, who personally opened the 37th IDS, sees the dental industry as a pioneer in the health care sector: “We haven’t experienced such a success story in the field of prevention as in the last