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June 17, 2022 News DentistryNews

Liberals Running Out of Time to Deliver Youth Dental Care Pledge as Costs Soar

by Global News

The clock is ticking for the government to deliver on its ambitious promise to the New Democrats to deliver a dental care program for low- and middle-income uninsured kids by the end of the year, while cost estimates have nearly doubled. The pledge is

June 15, 2022 News DentistryNews

Edra Publishing Announces the Launch of SEE: Art, Esthetics, Dental Photography

by Ivoclar

Edra Publishing announces the launch of SEE: Art, Esthetics, Dental Photography written by Amanda Seay, DDS, FACD. FAGD. A nationally and internationally recognized speaker, award-winning educator, and leading voice in esthetic dentistry, Dr. Seay takes the reader on her journey

June 15, 2022 News DentistryNewsPractice management

New Poll Results: The Current State of Dental Staffing in the U.S.

by ADA

The latest wave of HPI’s Economic Outlook and Emerging Issues in Dentistry poll conducted between May 17-22, 2022, sheds new light on the impact the dental staff shortage is having on practices across the country. Key findings include: Recruitment Needs:

June 6, 2022 News DentistryNews

Inside the Corporate Dash to Buy Up Dentists’ Offices, Veterinary Clinics and Pharmacies

by The Globe and Mail

Jordyn Hewer had a plan: Go to veterinary school, get a decade of experience under his belt and then buy his own practice. The first two steps went off without a hitch. He graduated from the University of Montreal’s veterinary

June 3, 2022 News DentistryNews

Weave Wins Dental Product Shopper Readers’ Choice Award

by Weave

Weave (NYSE: WEAV), the all-in-one customer communication platform for small business, has won the Dental Product Shopper Readers’ Choice Award in the patient communication category for the second consecutive year. Dental Product Shopper readers identified winners of the Reader’s Choice

June 2, 2022 News DentistryNews

Ivoclar Committed to Energy Sustainable Future

by Ivoclar Group

Ivoclar Inc. North America announced a major investment in solar energy to power its Amherst, NY corporate headquarters, transitioning from fossil fuel dependent to renewable energy as part of the company’s continued global commitment to a safer, healthier environment.  The

June 2, 2022 News Dental TechnologyDentistryNews

NEW LED Light from Forest

by DENTALEZ

DENTALEZ is pleased to announce the latest bright spot in our collection of Forest Operatory Lights! Introducing our 9073 LED operatory light, a modern, premium light to round out our Forest operatory offerings. The Blend of Premium Performance and Forest

May 26, 2022 News DentistryNews

Dugoni School of Dentistry Launches Center for Innovation and Translation to Expand Clinical Research Partnerships

by Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, University of the Pacific

University of the Pacific’s Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry has launched the Center for Innovation and Translation to drive new clinical research partnerships supporting the oral and overall health of people in the United States and beyond. The school

May 26, 2022 News DentistryNews

Save the Date: Panthera Dental Will Celebrate its 10th Anniversary on September 10th!

by Panthera Dental

You are invited to celebrate Panthera Dental’s 10th anniversary this September 10th at the company’s headquarters. On the menu: An evening worthy of Panthera including entertainment, surprises, cocktails, appetizers, and much more. Panthera Dental, world-renowned for its innovations in dental,

May 25, 2022 News DentistryNews

Path to Sustainable Dentistry Needs Industry-Wide Change

by Cam Buchan, Western News

When Dr. Les Kalman learned of the dental industry’s global initiative to develop a statement on sustainability for the oral health-care profession, he felt the call to contribute. “I think we can all agree that human activity has negatively affected

May 24, 2022 News DentistryNews

Thousands of Dentists Stop Providing NHS Services

by Gazette

Thousands of high street dentists in England are “severing ties” with the NHS, which could leave millions of patients “with no options,” leading dentists have warned. The British Dental Association (BDA) said that if the current trend continues “this is

May 18, 2022 News DentistryNews

Government of Canada Supports Indigenous Dental Therapy Program Launching at University of Saskatchewan

by Government of Canada

The University of Saskatchewan’s College of Dentistry, together with the Northern Inter-Tribal Health Authority (NITHA), Northlands College and Saskatchewan Polytechnic, are collaborating to establish the first and only accredited Indigenous dental therapy degree program of its kind in Canada. This

May 18, 2022 News DentistryNews

USask Collaboration Establishes First Dental Therapy Degree Program in Canada

by University of Saskatchewan

Indigenous Services Canada (ISC) has given its support for a new national dental therapy educational program and approved $2.1 million in funding to establish the program, which will be run collaboratively through a partnership between the Northern Inter-Tribal Health Authority

May 16, 2022 News Dental StudentsDentistryNews

NYU Dentistry Dental Student Leadership Institute Selects Inaugural Class

by NYU

New Program Aims to Develop Future Leaders for the Profession Recognizing that dentistry and oral health face challenges and opportunities that will require exceptional leadership as we move forward in the 21st century, New York University College of Dentistry (NYU

May 16, 2022 News DentistryNews

Dentist Treated Patients During Lockdown, Faces Disciplinary Charge

by NZHerald

A “renowned” dentist allegedly flouted lockdown rules and performed extractions and dental implants on patients in the early months of New Zealand’s Covid-19 outbreak. The treatments did not qualify as urgent or emergency care, the Dental Council argued before the

May 11, 2022 News Dental StudentsDentistryNews

HPU Announces $32,000,000 Donor for New School of Dental Medicine

by Montreal Gazette

At an event today, High Point University announced the major donor for the new School of Dental Medicine, which is expected to enroll its first class in fall 2023. The announcement comes as the university continues to grow with several

May 11, 2022 News Dental StudentsDentistryNews

dentalcorp Invests $1-Million in Student Support and Well-being at the University of Alberta’s School of Dentistry

by dentalcorp

dentalcorp (TSX: DNTL), Canada’s largest and North America’s fastest growing networks of dental practices, announced a $1 million gift in student support and well-being for the University of Alberta’s (U of A) School of Dentistry. “As Canada’s leading dental services organization, we feel a responsibility to drive positive change in

May 10, 2022 News DentistryNews

123Dentist Named One of Canada’s Best Managed Companies

by 123Dentist

123Dentist is proud to be recognized for overall business performance and sustained growth with the prestigious Canada’s Best Managed Companies designation. Now in its 29th year, Canada’s Best Managed Companies remains one of the country’s leading business awards programs recognizing Canadian-owned and managed companies

May 10, 2022 News DentistryNews

Welcome Hall Mission, McGill to Expand Dental Services for Most Vulnerable

by Global News

A Montreal community dental clinic providing care for lower-income patients is about to be expanded. The Jim Lund dental clinic, named after a former dean of McGill University’s Faculty of Dental Medicine and Oral Health Sciences, will be doubled in size and

May 2, 2022 News DentistryNews

‘Dental Deserts’ Form in England as Dentists Quit NHS, Experts Warn

by The Guardian

“Dental deserts” are emerging across England after more than 2,000 dentists quit the NHS last year, leaving millions of people struggling to get checkups or have toothaches fixed, a new report reveals. The exodus is exacerbating a crisis that has seen patients