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October 7, 2015 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

Henry Schein Kicks Off 2015 Business of Dentistry Conference

by Henry Schein

Henry Schein, Inc., the world’s largest provider of health care products and services to office-based dental, animal health and medical practitioners, today kicked off its 8th annual Business of Dentistry Conference at Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center in Kissimmee,

October 5, 2015 News DentistryGeneral PracticeHealth & HealingOral HealthPublic Health

Canadian Dental Hygienists Association Continues to Build Partnerships with Dental Industry

by Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA)

The Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA) is committed to working with its dental industry partners to build a stronger awareness and deeper understanding of the dental hygiene profession and to advocate and promote oral health nationwide. As CDHA prepares for

October 5, 2015 News Dental HygieneDentistryGeneral PracticeOral HealthPreventive Dentistry

National Dental Hygiene Month

by American Dental Hygienists' Association (ADHA)

For the sixth consecutive year, the American Dental Hygienists’ Association (ADHA) and the Wrigley Oral Healthcare Program (WOHP) have partnered together for National Dental Hygiene Month (NDHM) to promote oral health awareness and celebrate the impact dental hygienists have in

October 2, 2015 News DentistryGeneral PracticeHealth & HealingOral Health

Canadian Beverage Association responds to U.K. Action on Sugar release

by CNW

In response to the release from the U.K. organization Action on Sugar, Canadian Beverage Association (CBA) issued the following statement:  Jim Goetz, President, CBA, said: “Canadian beverage manufacturers are leading the way in cutting calories and reducing the sugar in

October 2, 2015 News DentistryGeneral PracticeHealth & HealingOral Health

UMC Utrecht discovers genetic cause of disturbed dental development

by University Medical Center Utrecht

Utrecht, October 2, 2015 – Researchers at University Medical Center (UMC) Utrecht have identified a gene that may cause oligodontia, the agenesis of six or more teeth. The discovery of the so-called LPR6 gene makes it possible to diagnose patients

October 1, 2015 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

Considering a merger? Here’s what you need to know

by Sally McKenzie, DrBicuspid.com contributing writer

Dental practice mergers often make sense. Merging with another established practice in your area offers plenty of benefits, from reducing competition to expanding your patient base to gaining more referral sources — all factors that can lead to growth and

September 30, 2015 News Dental CAD/CAMDental OfficeDentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

Sirona celebrates 30 years of CEREC in Las Vegas

by Sirona

Thirty years old and more innovative than ever – the CEREC CAD/CAM system celebrated its anniversary with an exceptional event in Las Vegas. Jeffrey T. Slovin, president and CEO of Sirona, officially opened the celebration in front of an audience

September 29, 2015 Video Dental FAQDentistryGeneral Practice

FAQ #1: Warranty or Guarantee?

by Oral Health

Click to watch more Dental FAQ videos. Dental guarantees and warranties, should you or shouldn’t you? Dr. Mark Lin of TIDE, Inc. – the Toronto Institute of Dental Excellence. Dr. Mark Lin has given numerous lectures, presentations and courses on the

September 29, 2015 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

The 5th Annual “The Best of Both Worlds” 16 CE Credit Dental Event Presented by ClearDent and Excell Practice Management is 60% sold out!

by ClearDent

ClearDent and Excell Practice Management are hosting the 5th annual “Best of Both Worlds” event from November 11-14, 2015 and it is filling up faster than ever. This year, the event features more speakers, more sessions covering more diverse subjects,

September 25, 2015 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

Dr Patrick Hescot is the new FDI President

by FDI World Dental Federation

Dr Patrick Hescot is the new President of FDI World Dental Federation. He began his two-year mandate on 24 September, following an inauguration ceremony during the meeting of the FDI General Assembly, the federation’s governing body, in Bangkok. Commenting his

September 25, 2015 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

1st World Congress on Controversies in Dentistry (CoDent) Debates on Implantology

by CoDent

The World Congress on Controversies in Dentistry (CoDent): Debates on Implantology will take place from November 3rd – 5th, 2016 in Barcelona, Spain. CoDent is committed to open debate and discussion on the critical issues facing dentistry and dentists. In the

September 25, 2015 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

ADA Member Dr. Kathy Kell Wins FDI President-elect

by American Dental Association

For the first time in 30 years, an ADA member will serve as President-elect of the FDI World Dental Federation. Dr. Kathy Kell, Iowa, won the chief election on September 24th at the FDI Annual World Dental Congress in Bangkok,

September 24, 2015 News Dental LaboratoriesDentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

Henry Schein’s Chairman And CEO Receives 2015 Callahan Memorial Award

by Henry Schein, Inc.

Stanley Bergman Honored for Leading Company’s Longstanding Commitment to Advancing Access to Oral Health Care 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

September 22, 2015 News Dental HygieneDentistryGeneral PracticeOral HealthPublic Health

Canadian Dental Hygienists Association Supports Health Action Lobby’s Call to Action on Health Care – The Canadian Way

by Canadian Dental Hygienists Association

The Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA) joins other members of Canada’s Health Action Lobby (HEAL) to remind federal leaders that Canadians want government to make the challenges facing our health-care system a priority. Public opinion research consistently reveals that Canadians

September 18, 2015 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

Rep. Kelly Releases Landmark Report on Health Disparities, Including ADA-Authored Chapter on Oral Health

by American Dental Association

The Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) Health Braintrust today released the 2015 Kelly Report on Health Disparities in America, which examines the causes and impact of health disparities among minorities. Compiled by U.S. Rep. Robin Kelly, who chairs the CBC Health

September 17, 2015 News Dental CAD/CAMDentistryEndodonticsGeneral PracticeOral HealthProsthodontics

COLTENE enters the CAD/CAM market

by COLTENE

COLTENE, a global manufacturer of dental consumables, becomes a new material partner for SIRONA’s leading CAD/CAM system CEREC. Under the brand name BRILLIANT Crios, the new “Reinforced Composite Blocs” for chairside manufactured permanent inlays, onlays, full anatomical crowns and veneers

September 16, 2015 News Dental TechnologyDentistryGeneral PracticeMaterials & TechnologyOral Health

DENTSPLY and Sirona enter into definitive merger agreement

by DENTSPLY and Sirona

DENTSPLY and Sirona enter into definitive merger agreementDENTSPLY International Inc. (“DENTSPLY”) and Sirona Dental Systems, Inc. (“Sirona”) announced today that Boards of Directors of both companies have unanimously approved a definitive merger agreement which will result in the world’s leading

September 14, 2015 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

Johnson & Johnson, DENTSPLY Representatives Join ADA Foundation Board of Directors

by ADA Foundation

Drs. William Calnon, Edward Green, Frank Maggio to serve on ADAF Executive Committee The ADA Foundation this week elected four new members to its Board of Directors, including dental industry representatives from Johnson & Johnson and DENTSPLY, and also elected

September 10, 2015 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

Game On! Davis Orthodontics, Battles children’s brain cancer.

by CNW

On Saturday, September 26th Davis Orthodontics, will be hosting its 1st ever Kids’ Charity Street Hockey Tournament, a 4-on-4 knockout style tournament geared towards kids 8-16 years of age, with all proceeds from this event going to Tali’s Fund, a

September 10, 2015 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

IDEM 2016 Launching a New Format

by IDEM Singapore

Your Launchpad into the Asia-Pacific Dental Market