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June 28, 2019 News DentistryImplantologyNewsOral Health

Nobel Biocare Announces Breakthrough New Implant System In Madrid

by Nobel Biocare

For over 50 years, Nobel Biocare has been a pioneering force for implant dentistry. At the Global Symposium in Madrid, the company is now taking innovation to another level with the announcement of its Nobel Biocare N1™ implant system. Soon

June 28, 2019 News DentistryGeneral NewsNewsOral Health

Peloton Capital Makes First Major Investment, Taking A Stake In A National Chain Of Dental Offices

by Andrew Willis

Private equity fund Peloton Capital Management is investing $75-million in national chain 123Dentist Inc., the latest financial player to target dentistry as an industry that’s ripe for consolidation. Peloton, launched last November by veterans of the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan

June 27, 2019 News DentistryNews

FEFU Scientists Likely Found Way To Grow New Teeth For Patients

by Far Eastern Federal University

A group of histologists and dentists from School of Biomedicine, Far Eastern Federal University (FEFU), teamed up with Russian and Japanese colleagues and found cells that are probably responsible for the formation of human dental tissue. Researchers propose to apply

June 24, 2019 News DentistryNewsOral Health

Residents In Care Homes ‘Missing Out On Dental Care’

by BBC

The teeth of people living in care homes in England are being left to rot, dentists say. The warning comes after the Care Quality Commission found that residents did not always have access to dentists and were not getting the

June 24, 2019 News DentistryNewsOral Health

Hygienists Are Ditching Dentists’ Offices To Set Up Their Own Clinics

by The Globe and Mail

Ashley McCarthy’s workday often starts at a Calgary-area school, but she’s not a teacher. She’s one of an increasing number of dental hygienists who have opened up their own businesses, taking advantage of recent changes in provincial regulations. Alberta bylaws

May 7, 2019 Feature CharityCommunity Dental CareDentistryEndodonticsOral Health

8 Days – 8 Communities – 8 Clinics – 4,500 Patients, A typical Bridge To Health Brigade

by Ira Sankiewicz, DDS, BSc; Tina Papacosmas, RRDH

Bridge to Health was founded in 2012 by six passionate health care professionals brought together by a common desire to provide health care to those in tremendous need. In 2013, Bridge to Health set out with their first team and

March 29, 2019 News DentistryNews

Oral Reconstruction Global Symposium 2020

by Oral Reconstruction Foundation

The Oral Reconstruction Foundation is pleased to announce the theme and venue for the 2020 Oral Reconstruction Global Symposium. With a world-renowned lineup of speakers from all dental disciplines, the Symposium themed – 20/20 Vision – will cover a wide

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