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June 3, 2021 News DentistryNews

Align Technology Awards Funding to Universities Worldwide to Advance Orthodontic and Dental Research

by Align Technology

Align Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq: ALGN) a leading global medical device company that designs, manufactures, and sells the Invisalign system of clear aligners, iTero intraoral scanners, and exocad CAD/CAM software for digital orthodontics and restorative dentistry,  announced the award of ten

June 2, 2021 News DentistryNews

U of T Dental Pride Alliance Advocates for LGBTQ+ Community

by University of Toronto Faculty of Dentistry

While the intake for a new dental patient might be a simple process for some, for many transgender patients, the lack of options for gender or pronouns can be an isolating experience. This is one of the concerns the Faculty

June 2, 2021 News DentistryFinancesNews

Tax Court Win Means Dentists Can Qualify for HST Refunds

by DCY Professional Corporation Chartered Professional Accountants

A recent tax court victory for the Davis Dentistry Professional Corporation case has paved the way for dentists and orthodontists to qualify for HST refunds. This doesn’t mean everyone will be getting cheques from CRA, but those offices which have

June 2, 2021 News DentistryNews

European Inventor Award 2021: Meet Some of Today’s Most Inspiring Innovators on June 17th

by European Inventor Award

Watch the European Inventor Award ceremony online on Thursday, 17 June 2021 at 19:00 CEST  Event broadcast at inventoraward.org will showcase the stories of remarkable scientists and innovators in an all-new format  The public is invited to vote online for their favorite inventor

June 1, 2021 News DentistryNews

NYU Dentistry Receives Gift from BioHorizons to Expand Access, Education for Implant Dentistry

by NYU College of Dentistry

Funding and Products Will Support Patient Care and Continuing Education Programs NYU College of Dentistry (NYU Dentistry) has received major funding and in-kind support from BioHorizons Implant Systems, Inc. to make dental implants more accessible for patients in need and

June 1, 2021 News DentistryNews

A Mississauga Dental Clinic is First Canadian Dental Office to Accept Cryptocurrency

by TO Times

A Mississauga dental clinic is now accepting cryptocurrency as an alternative payment method. Southdown Dental is has announced it will be the first Canadian dental clinic to offer its patients the ability to pay with cryptocurrency for their dental needs.

June 1, 2021 News Dental HygieneDentistryNews

New Fanshawe College Clinic Offers Dental Care to Low-Income Londoners

by The Beacon Herald

A new clinic at Fanshawe College will give low-income Londoners another option for affordable dental care, with a checkup and cleaning going for $40. The Fanshawe clinic, which opened Thursday, is a teaching lab for the school’s dental hygiene and

June 1, 2021 News DentistryNews

Dentsply Sirona and 3Shape Announce Strategic Partnership

by Dentsply Sirona

 Dentsply Sirona, the world’s largest manufacturer of professional dental products and technologies, announced today that it entered into a partnership with 3Shape, a developer and manufacturer of 3D scanners and CAD/CAM software solutions based in Copenhagen, Denmark. The first step

May 28, 2021 News DentistryNews

Oral Science Launches the Curaprox Course « Diagnose & Treat Inflammation: A Fresh Approach » by Lucy Pavao, RDH & Natacha Barbeau, RDH

by Oral Science

COURSE DESCRIPTION When we, as dental professionals, incorporate easy, evidence-based, and systematic approaches to our workflow and appointment times, we become more engaged in our practice, and our patients/clients become more engaged in their oral self-care. Discover tried and tested

May 28, 2021 News DentistryNews

COVID-19 Update: 2nd Dose Vaccinations

by RCDSO

Earlier this month, the Province announced that high-risk health care workers are eligible to receive a second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at a shortened interval. The list of high-risk health care workers can be found here. This list includes the

May 27, 2021 News DentistryNews

dentalcorp Closes Initial Public Offering and Concurrent Private Placement for Gross Proceeds of Approximately $950 Million

by dentalcorp

dentalcorp Holdings Ltd. (“dentalcorp” or the “Company”), Canada’s leading network of dental practices, announced today the closing of its initial public offering (the “Offering”) of 50,000,000 subordinate voting shares of the Company (“Subordinate Voting Shares”) at a price of $14.00 per share, for total gross

May 26, 2021 News DentistryNews

Clinical Research Dental Names Lawrence Marmai as Vice President, Sales and Business Development

by Clinical Research Dental

Clinical Research Dental, the distribution partner for many of Dentistry’s leading brands in Canada, announces the appointment of Lawrence Marmai to the Company’s executive team in the newly-created role of Vice President, Sales and Business Development. Mr. Marmai’s responsibilities will

May 26, 2021 News DentistryNews

Study: Most Aerosol Droplets in Dental Procedures From Irrigation Tools, Not Saliva

by ADA

Patient saliva was found not to be the major source of the microbes in aerosols generated during dental procedures, according to Ohio State University researchers, who analyzed the genetic makeup of the organisms detected in aerosols. The findings, published May

May 26, 2021 News DentistryNews

dentalcorp Virtually Opens the Market

by dentalcorp

Graham Rosenberg, Chief Executive Officer and Founder, dentalcorp Holdings Ltd. (“dentalcorp” or the “Company”) (TSX: DNTL), and his team joined Robert Peterman, Vice President, Global Business Development, TMX Group to celebrate the Company’s new listing on Toronto Stock Exchange and

May 26, 2021 News DentistryNewsOral Health

Dr. Matthew Burton Invents Revolutionary Matrix Wedge Technology to Help Ensure Flawless Class II Composite Restorations; Secures Exclusive Distribution with Young Specialties

by Young Specialties

BurtonBands and VursaWedge solve age-old Class II procedural inefficiencies, eliminating flash while promoting properly formed emergence profiles and impeccable gingival margin seals Frustrated with the limitations of available Class II matrix systems, Illinois practicing dentist Dr. Matthew Burton spent countless

May 26, 2021 News DentistryNewsOral Health

New Wiki on Salivary Proteins May Transform Diagnostic Testing and Personalized Medicine

by University at Buffalo

Database curates info on inner workings of saliva, an attractive tool for noninvasive diagnostics and precision medicine To improve the development of new saliva-based diagnostic tests and personalized medicine, the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR) has supported

May 25, 2021 News DentistryNews

Dental School Researcher Gets Approval To Begin Clinical Trials For Cancer Therapy

by Rutgers University-New Brunswick

A company founded by Rutgers School of Dental Medicine researcher Scott Kachlany received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval to treat cancer patients with a therapy based on Kachlany’s discovery that a protein produced by an oral bacterium can

May 25, 2021 News DentistryNews

Henry Schein One Acquires Majority Interest in Jarvis Analytics

by Henry Schein One

Acquisition Strengthens Henry Schein One’s Goal to be the Leading Provider of Dental Analytics Solutions and Services to the Dental Market Henry Schein One, a subsidiary of Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC), announced today that it has acquired an 80%

May 25, 2021 News DentistryNews

COVID-19 Infection Rates of Dentists Remain Lower Than Other Health Professionals

by ADA

More than a year after COVID-19 appeared in the U.S., dentists continue to have a lower infection rate than other front-line health professionals, such as nurses and physicians, according to a study published online ahead of the June print issue

May 25, 2021 News DentistryNewsOral Health

American Association of Endodontists Publishes New Position Statement on Vital Pulp Therapy

by American Association of Endodontists

The American Association of Endodontists (AAE), which represents dental specialists known as endodontists who treat tooth pain and save patients’ natural teeth, released a new position statement on vital pulp therapy. Vital pulp therapy preserves the vitality and function of