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March 7, 2016 Feature DentistryGeneral Practice

Chewing, Biting, Clenching, Bruxing and Oral Health

by Licia Coceani Paskay, MS, CCC-SLP

ABSTRACT Studies published in the last decade suggest that chewing (or mastication) and other chewing-like activities such  as biting, clenching and bruxing, are involved in regulating bone growth, development and maintenance, reducing stress, increasing attention, contributing to better cognition, stabilizing

March 3, 2016 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral HealthPublic Health

World Oral Health Day Growing in Impact

by FDI World Dental Federation

With event notifications from as far afield as Australia and Pakistan and Cambodia and Chile, early figures suggest wide outreach for the World Oral Health Day 2016 campaign among FDI members, dental students and private practitioners. The messages really hit

March 1, 2016 News DentalDentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

Dental Marketing Conference Presents New Ideas in Marketing for 2016

by Dentistry Business

On February 26, 2016, Toronto – Dentists got an up-close look at the newest marketing topics, tools and techniques at the Dental Marketing Conference in Toronto last week. The conference was held at the University of Toronto’s Bahen Centre for

March 1, 2016 Feature DentistryGeneral Practice

The Time Of The Testimonial

by Dr. Janice Goodman

Online reputation from testimonials are said to be more important now than the old gold standard, word of mouth. Affinity, authenticity, relevance, video leverage, testimonial triggers are some of the new lingo. My email inbox is inundated with marketers trying

February 29, 2016 News General PracticeOral Health

Dentsply Sirona: Merger Creates The Dental Solutions Company™

by Dentsply Sirona Inc.

YORK, PA (USA)/SALZBURG (AUSTRIA),  Dentsply Sirona Inc. (NASDAQ: XRAY) today announced that it has successfully completed the merger of equals between DENTSPLY International Inc. (“Dentsply”) and Sirona Dental Systems, Inc. (“Sirona”). The merger of DENTSPLY, the market leader in dental

February 23, 2016 News Dental HygieneDentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

Teenage Oral Wasteland: Why They Shouldn’t Give Their Mouth The ‘Brush-Off’

by Oral Health

Anaida Deti, owner and CEO of DentalX, and registered dental hygienist, explains why it’s so important for adolescents to maintain proper dental hygiene and offers easy tips to having a smile worth showing off TORONTO, ON—teenagers take great pride in

February 23, 2016 News Dental OfficeGeneral PracticeOral Health

Septodont Launches “Dental Dread Campaign”

by Septodont

Septodont, along with Angus Reid, revealed a shocking survey 1 in 10 Canadians would rather swim with sharks than visit their dentist! #DentalDread can become a major problem as oral health is a corner stone for overall health. While Canadians

February 22, 2016 News DentistryGeneral PracticeHealth & HealingOral Health

World’s Experts on Oral Cancer Will Gather to Explore Ways to Increase Awareness of the Disease and Enhance Early Detection Efforts at First-of-its-Kind Global Oral Cancer Forum

by Oral Health

Two-Day Event at NYU’s Kimmel Center Is Underwritten by an Education Grant From the Henry Schein Cares Foundation NEW YORK, Many of the world’s foremost experts on oral cancer will gather together to explore ways to reduce the disease’s global

February 19, 2016 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

Henry Schein Ranks First Again In Its Industry On FORTUNE’S List Of ‘World’s Most Admired Companies’

by Oral Health

Company Named to FORTUNE’S List for 15th Consecutive Year MELVILLE, N.Y., Henry Schein, Inc., 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 been ranked #1

February 11, 2016 News Dental CAD/CAMDental LaboratoriesDental TechnologyGeneral Practice

Two New Webinars Announced by Core3daCADemy!

by Core3daCADemy

Core3daCADemy™, the educational arm of Core3dcentres®, is pleased to announce two new Free Webinar Topics to be held in March and April 2016! While digital technology continues to revolutionize implant dentistry, it doesn’t have to be complex. On March 23rd,

February 8, 2016 News DentalGeneral PracticeHealth & HealingOral Health

Children receive free dental screenings and oral health education

by Oral Health

Community effort part of the American Dental Association’s national Give Kids a Smile Day LOUISVILLE, Ky., More than 2,000 children at six Jefferson County Public Schools today learned about the importance of proper dental hygiene, and many received a free

February 8, 2016 News DentalDentistryGeneral PracticeOral HealthPreventive Dentistry

Give Kids A Smile® Celebrates 14 Years of Providing Dental Health Education, Prevention and Treatment Services

by ADA Foundation

Thousands of events nationwide help children improve their dental health CHICAGO, February 5, 2016 marked the kickoff of the ADA Foundation’s annual Give Kids A Smile program, which provides hundreds of thousands of children in need with free oral health

February 4, 2016 News DentalGeneral PracticeOral Health

Tetra Dynamics Dental Laboratory Presents Smile of the Year Contest

by Tetra Dynamics Dental Laboratory

West Babylon, NY., Tetra Dynamics, A MicroDental Dental Laboratory, is pleased to introduce their Smile of the Year contest. Tetra Dynamics believes smiles matter and are constantly witnessing how great dentistry is able to transform people’s lives. Tetra Dynamics Smile of

February 2, 2016 News DentalDental CAD/CAMDental TechnologyDentistryGeneral Practice

Sirona Dental, Inc. to Host the Ultimate Dental Meeting- SIROWORLD!

by Oral Health

Dental professionals across the country-and around the globe- can now attend the largest dental meeting in digital dentistry annually. CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sirona Dental, Inc., the company that pioneered digital dentistry and the leading manufacturer of dental technology, announced in early

February 2, 2016 News DentalGeneral Practice

American Friends of Dental Volunteers For Israel Names Dr. Scott Dubowsky New President

by Oral Health

New Officers and Board Members Also Elected; AFDVI Supports Dental Volunteers for Israel’s Mission to Promote Oral Health Among Jerusalem’s Children and At-Risk Youth New York, N.Y., American Friends of Dental Volunteers for Israel (AFDVI), a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization whose mission

January 19, 2016 News DentalGeneral Practice

Yankee Dental Congress® 2016 Navigating Our Future January 27–31, 2016, at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center

by Oral Health

Navigating Our Future is the theme of the 2016 Yankee Dental Congress® (Yankee). It is New England’s largest dental meeting and will be held January 27–31, 2016, at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center (BCEC). Yankee is the fifth largest

January 5, 2016 News DentalGeneral PracticeOral Health

New Advanced Dental CE Courses Available In Toronto

by Oral Health

TORONTO, Beginning February 2016, Toronto will have new advanced dental continuing education courses available offered by The Dawson Academy on occlusion, function, esthetics, diagnosing complex issues, predictably treating difficult cases and more. Dr. John Cranham, with special video appearance by

December 22, 2015 News DentistryGeneral Practice

Henry Schein Commits $250,000 In Health Care Product To America’s Dentists Care Foundation In Support Of 50 Dental Mission Of Mercy Events

by PRNewswire

MELVILLE, N.Y., 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 its commitment to donate $250,000 in health care products over the next two years

December 21, 2015 News Dental HygieneDentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

The 2016 Dental Charity Ball is set to sparkle again at The Westin Ottawa on April 9th!

by Oral Health

In response to the continuing needs of our community and through the relentless passion of our committee, the 2016 Sparkle Dental Charity Ball will again unite business owners, young professionals, and all branches of the dental /medical care community within

December 14, 2015 News Dental OfficeDentistryGeneral Practice

Prepare Yourself for the New Year’s Tax Hangover

by DCY Professional Corporation Chartered Accountants

Tax changes are coming. You likely won’t notice it right away, but once the clock strikes twelve on January 1, 2016 many things will be different. The Liberal party welcomes the New Year with the following tax changes: PERSONAL 1.