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March 7, 2022 News DentistryNews

VOCO Expands CAD/CAM Presence, Announces Material Partnership with Planmeca and the Release of Grandio blocs PlanMill


VOCO announces a material partnership with Planmeca and the release of the fire-free Nano-Ceramic hybrid Grandio blocs PlanMill. Grandio blocs has proven its high quality with many other milling systems and has excelled due to its toothlike physical properties, esthetics

March 7, 2022 News DentistryNews

Most Antibiotics Prescribed for Dental Visits Inconsistent with Guidelines, Study Finds

by Caitlyn Stulpin, Healio

Five out of every six antibiotics prescribed before an appointment with a Veterans Affairs, or VA, dentist were inconsistent with guidelines, researchers found. “Antibiotic prophylaxis guidelines for dental procedures are lacking,” Katie J. Suda, PharmD, MS, professor of medicine at the University of

March 4, 2022 News DentistryNews

B.C. Dentist Savages Dr. Bonnie Henry Over Vaccine Mandate for Private Health Care

by Harley Sims, True North

A British Columbia dentist is speaking out against the province’s looming vaccination deadline for private-sector healthcare professionals, saying his licensing college should tell Dr. Bonnie Henry “to crawl back into whichever hole she came out of.” Robert Johnson, a dentist

March 3, 2022 News Dental ProductDentistryNews

Medit Announces a Distribution Agreement in North America with Henry Schein Dental

by MEDIT Corporation

Medit, makers of the award-winning i700 scanner, announced a distribution agreement in North America with Henry Schein Dental, a global solutions provider of dental products and services, to help optimize workflows and improve operational success and clinical outcomes of dental

March 2, 2022 News Dental ProductDentistryNews

VOCO Launches a Unique Retraction Paste with Custom Tip and 2-Stage Viscosity

by VOCO America, Inc.

Introducing VOCO Retraction Paste, an astringent paste with aluminum chloride that effectively widens and dries the gingival sulcus, creating the ideal conditions for accurate and successful digital or conventional impressions. VOCO Retraction Paste features a custom-engineered capsule with a long,

March 1, 2022 News DentistryNews

Dentsply Sirona Announces Latest Steps to Further Drive its Leadership in Digital Dentistry, Including an Exciting Collaboration with Google Cloud and the Launch of a Medical-Grade 3D Printing Solution. Virtual Event to be Held March 4.

by Dentsply Sirona

On March 4, Dentsply Sirona, a pioneer in digital dentistry, will share details about the Company’s exciting collaboration with Google Cloud and a separate new 3D printing solution, Primeprint, in a virtual global event. Dental professionals, technicians and partners are

February 28, 2022 News DentistryNews

The Chicago Society Announces 2022 Award Recipients at the 157th Midwinter Meeting

by Chicago Dental Society

The Annual Awards Recognize Scientific Excellence, Charitable Care and Community Impact The Chicago Dental Society (CDS) has honored Dr. Michael DiTolla and Dr. George Zehak at the Keynote Session of the 157th Midwinter Meeting for their outstanding contributions to the

February 28, 2022 News DentistryNews

Dentists Use Dogs for Anxious Patients

by The Washington Post

The first time 11-year-old Levi McAllister had a tooth pulled, he screamed, kicked and struggled so much that his mom had to hold him down. So when Levi returned to Charlotte Pediatric Dentistry in January to get two more teeth

February 28, 2022 News DentistryNews

Dentsply Sirona Announces Appointment of Dr. Dorothea Wenzel as New Board Member

by Dentsply Sirona

Dentsply Sirona, the world’s largest manufacturer of professional dental products and technologies, today announced that Dr. Dorothea Wenzel has been appointed to its Board of Directors. DENTSPLY SIRONA Inc. (“Dentsply Sirona”) (Nasdaq: XRAY) today announced that Dr. Dorothea Wenzel has

February 25, 2022 News DentistryNews

Henry Schein Announces Support for Inaugural Women in DSO® Event, ‘Empower and Grow 2022’

by Henry Schein, Inc.

Company to Sponsor Keynote Speaker, Bonnie St. John – Best-Selling Author, Former White House Official, and Paralympic Ski Medalist Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC), the world’s largest provider of health care solutions to office-based dental and medical practitioners, announced today

February 24, 2022 News DentistryEndodonticsNews

Foundation for Endodontics Announce $500,000 Pledge from Endo1 Partners that will Benefit Residents and Academic Leaders

by Foundation for Endodontics

The Foundation for Endodontics, the philanthropic arm of the American Association of Endodontics, announces that Endo1 Partners has committed to a generous $500,000 pledge. This pledge will allow the Foundation to further its mission, benefiting post-graduate endodontic residents and educators.

February 24, 2022 News DentistryNews

Dentsply Sirona Partners with FDI and Smile Train to Create Best-in-Class Cleft Care Protocols That Will help Advance the Future of Cleft Care to Change Children’s Lives

by Dentsply Sirona

As part of its sustainability strategy “Beyond: Taking action for a brighter world”, Dentsply Sirona has expanded its successful engagement for children with clefts by entering a landmark partnership to advance cleft care and bring health and opportunity to live

February 23, 2022 News DentistryNewsOral Health

X-PUR CariØ Plus: An Enhanced Version of X-PUR CariØ with CITROX®, a Patented Antimicrobial Bioflavonoid Complex

by Oral Science

Oral Science is pleased to present X-PUR CariØ Plus, a new version of it’s scientifically proven, Canadian-developed, 25% Xylitol toothpaste, now enhanced by CITROX®, a patented antimicrobial bioflavonoid complex. (1) X-PUR CariØ works during the colonization and adhesion of the caries process

February 22, 2022 News DentistryNewsOral Health

Henry Schein Presents “Optimism and Opportunities in Oral Health” Virtual Program

by Henry Schein, Inc.

On Demand Program Reinforces the Company’s Commitment to Advancing Oral Health as a Key Part of Overall Health Care Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC) announced today the launch of its virtual program, “Optimism and Opportunities in Oral Health.” Created to

February 22, 2022 News DentistryNews

Dental Patient Irate Over Mask Policy Gives Waiting Room Wall a Cavity

by Aaron Besecker, Buffalo News

A Niagara Falls woman who allegedly refused to put on a mask in a dentist’s office and then refused to leave was charged Thursday after she smashed a hole in the wall of the waiting room, according to a Falls

February 22, 2022 News DentistryGum DiseaseNewsOral Health

Evidence Grows for Vaping’s Role in Gum Disease

by NYU College of Dentistry

Research confirms unique community of bacteria and immune responses among people who use e-cigarettes A series of new studies by researchers at NYU College of Dentistry highlights how e-cigarettes alter oral health and may be contributing to gum disease. The

February 17, 2022 News DentistryNews

Australian Dentists Call to Make Mouthguards Mandatory in Sport

by City News

THE ACT’s peak dentistry body is urging Canberra sport groups to make mouthguards mandatory this winter season to help protect their players against potentially serious dental injuries. According to the Australian Dental Association (ADA), sports related injuries account for almost

February 17, 2022 News DentistryNews

Less Antibiotic Use in Dentistry Gave No Increase in Endocarditis


Sweden is one of the few countries that have removed the dental health recommendation to give prophylactic antibiotics to people at a higher risk of infection of the heart valves, so-called infective endocarditis. Since the recommendation was removed in 2012,

February 17, 2022 News Dental TechnologyDentistryNews

Dentist Performs Dental Implant on Himself Using Robotic Technology

by Elliot Polakoff, AZ Family

Artificial Intelligence is becoming a part of everyday life. And it’s gaining popularity as a tool for dentists to use for procedures like dental implants. Earlier this week, one Flagstaff dentist took the use of YOMI robotic technology to a

February 16, 2022 News BlogsDental StudentsDentistry

Motivating the Next Generation to Choose Dentistry as a Professional Career

by Jennifer Hawley

Dentistry as a career choice has often been overlooked by younger generations. On the other hand, however, dentistry is one of the top 10 career options in the US, according to the 2021 US News and World Report. From financial independence,