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February 3, 2022 News DentistryNews

Henry Schein Named to FORTUNE’s ‘World’s Most Admired Companies’ List for 21st Consecutive Year

by Henry Schein, Inc.

Company Finished First in Its Industry for the Fourth Consecutive Year Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC), the world’s largest provider of health care solutions to office-based dental and medical practitioners, announced today that it has been named to the FORTUNE®

February 1, 2022 News DentistryNews

The People So Terrified of Dentists That They Haven’t Been for Decades

by Daily Mail

Say the word “dentist” to Hazel Phillips and she might actually faint. She can’t see a dental procedure on TV without her heart pounding and her palms going clammy. Hazel even feels nervous watching adverts for toothpaste and avoids looking

February 1, 2022 News DentistryNews

Celebrate Dental Assistants Recognition Week in March

by ADA

The Council on Dental Practice is encouraging dentists and their teams to acknowledge the dedication and contributions of their dental assistants during Dental Assistants Recognition Week March 6-12. The theme for 2022 is Dental Assistants: Passionate About Our Patients, Dedicated

January 28, 2022 News DentistryNews

Pulpdent Awarded Two Patents for Stabilized Calcium Phosphate Molecule with Breakthrough Hydroxyapatite-Stimulating Properties

by Pulpdent

The patented molecule, a methacrylate-functionalized calcium phosphate, shatters the ceiling for bio-interactive materials in dentistry and ushers in new generation of highly esthetic bioactive materials Pulpdent, a leading dental researcher and manufacturer, has been awarded two patents by the United

January 28, 2022 News Dental TechnologyDentistryNews

Newly Patented Crysta Molecule Powers ACTIVA Presto, Pulpdent’s Latest Bioactive Restorative

by Pulpdent

Chemical technology allows for first-ever universal light-cure bioactive restorative with smile zone esthetics, also facilitates intimate hydroxyapatite bond between tooth and composite Pulpdent, a leading dental researcher and manufacturer, is pleased to announce that its newly patented Crysta MCP technology

January 28, 2022 News DentistryNews

Schulich Dentistry Set to Launch New Oral Health Community Outreach Pilot Project

by Jennifer Parraga, Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry

Schulich Dentistry is preparing to launch a new experiential learning pilot project that will take fourth-year students off campus and into the community particularly to the equity seeking groups. Beginning this winter, a small group of students will be joining

January 26, 2022 News Dental VideoDentistryNews

Save the Date: Henry Schein Dental Presents THRIVELIVE in April 2022

by Henry Schein

Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC) today announced that it plans to host its first in-person THRIVELIVE™ event at the Bellagio Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, NV, from April 7-9. The premier educational event of Henry Schein Dental will deliver

January 25, 2022 News DentistryNews

Night Time and Weekend Appointments as English Dentists Tackle Backlog

by Ella Pickover, PA Health Correspondent

NHS dental patients are to be offered care over weekends and into the night as dentists try to tackle the backlog of care built up by the COVID-19 pandemic, officials have said. More than 350,000 additional dentist appointments are to

January 24, 2022 News DentistryNews

Colgate-Palmolive Partners with 3Shape to Deliver Innovative, Personalized Tooth Whitening Experience with 3Shape Unite Platform

by 3Shape

Colgate-Palmolive Company and 3Shape are partnering to introduce the Colgate Illuminator, an exclusive, tailored-to-patient teeth whitening tool, to dental clinics across the U.S. The new tool will enable more accurate consultations and deliver an improved patient experience. Colgate-Palmolive, whose brand

January 24, 2022 News DentistryNews

Novel Compound Found in Mussels Helps Increase the Durability of Dental Fillings

by The University of Hong Kong

Leading researchers from the Faculty of Dentistry, the University of Hong Kong (HKU), Wuhan University (WHU), and the Peking University Shenzhen Hospital have found that a compound found in mussels helps increase the durability of a dental filling. In a

January 24, 2022 News DentistryNews

Leading D2C Teeth Aligner Company Candid Closes DTC Business and Goes All-In on Dentist Network Model, CandidPro

by Candid

Candid, a clear aligner leader, announces that it is closing down its direct-to-consumer business as well as all 45 Candid Studios. The company is now entirely focused on growing its nationwide network of CandidPro dentists and empowering them to treat

January 21, 2022 News DentistryNews

Patient ‘Glued Own Teeth’ as Dentists Drop NHS Work

by BBC

NHS dentistry is “hanging by a thread” with some patients facing two-year waits for check-ups, the British Dental Association has said. Department of Health data analysed by the BBC shows almost 1,000 dentists working in 2,500 roles across England and

January 20, 2022 News DentistryNewsOral Health

‘Focus on the Tooth and the Person’: The Movement for Trauma-Informed Dentistry

by Winnipeg Sun

When Michael’s daughter, Sarah, was in preschool, a friend recommended a pediatric dental clinic that had made her family’s visits to the dentist easy. “The dentist told us it would be easier to put her under a general (anesthetic), which

January 20, 2022 News DentistryNews

Dental Student’s Victory Over Vaccine Mandate Forces Alberta Health Services to Accept Testing

by Jonathan Bradley, True North

University of Alberta dentistry student Will Teichgraber won his case against Alberta Health Services (AHS) over the ministry’s vaccine mandate, according to a press release by Liberty Coalition Canada (LCC) on Monday. LCC said that due to the work of its chief

January 19, 2022 News DentistryNews

New CEREC Tessera High-Strength Glass Ceramic Blocks Impress with Robust Strength, High Esthetics and Fast Processing

by Dentsply Sirona

Dentsply Sirona has introduced CEREC Tessera Advanced Lithium Disilicate CAD/CAM Blocks, a new material for CAD/CAM-fabricated restorations for anterior and posterior regions. The advanced lithium disilicate (ALD) ceramic is characterized primarily by its robust strength and high esthetics. The glaze

January 18, 2022 News DentistryNews

New Environment-Friendly Shield Could Offer Better Protection During Dental Surgery

by University of Bristol

Dental patients and practitioners could be better protected from COVID-19 and other airborne viruses and bacteria thanks to the development of a new environment-friendly shield by a multidisciplinary team from the University of Bristol and University Hospitals Bristol and Weston

January 13, 2022 News Dental ProductDentistryNews

New Bioactive Cement Works with Natural Tooth Structure to Protect Marginal Integrity

by Dentsply Sirona

Dentsply Sirona introduces new Calibra® Bio Bioceramic luting cement. Calibra® Bio cement’s new bioactive chemistry works naturally with the tooth structure to form a self-repairing layer of hydroxyapatite (HA) for improved marginal integrity. And its unique Calcium Aluminate Ionomer (CAIO)

January 11, 2022 News DentistryNews

A New Look & Feel for the Future: Ivoclar Group Underscores its Move into a Modern and Even More Customer-oriented Age with a New Logo and a Visual Identity That Has Been Reduced to the Essentials.

by Ivoclar Group

For the Ivoclar Group, one of the world’s leading providers of integrated solutions for high-quality dental applications with a comprehensive product and system portfolio for dentists* and dental technicians*, values, convictions and a progressive, customer-oriented corporate culture are the basis

January 11, 2022 News DentistryNewsOral Health

Dental Fear Treatment in Childhood Has a Positive Impact on Later Dental Care

by The University of Oulu

Treating the fear of dental care in childhood is effective and predicts more regular dental examinations later in life, according to a study by the University of Oulu, Finland. Approximately one in two adults say that they are at least

January 10, 2022 News DentistryNews

SS White Burs, Inc. and Clinical Research Dental Enter into Exclusive Endodontic Partnership Servicing Canada and the Caribbean

by Clinical Research Dental

Today, SS White and Clinical Research Dental (CRD) are excited to announce an exclusive endodontic partnership servicing Canada and the Caribbean. As technology and treatment methodology advances, the practice of dentin conservation and minimally invasive treatment is a major area