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Patient Education Program Launched by NuSmile

by NuSmile

NuSmile Ltd., the worldwide leader in pediatric esthetic restorative dentistry, announced today the launch of its I Love My NuSmile program. The centerpiece of the program is the new I Love My NuSmile website that not only helps parents understand

February 20, 2018 News Oral Health

What Canadians Should Know About Dental Tourism

by CTV News

Every year, hundreds of thousands of people shun Canada’s icy winters for the sunny beaches of Mexico – and some of them put their vacation on pause for a quick stop at the dentist. Others plot trips specifically for the

February 20, 2018 News Oral Health

Academy of Laser Dentistry’s Upcoming Annual Meeting Features an Abundance of Dental Team Training

by Academy of Laser Dentistry

The Academy of Laser Dentistry (ALD), is emphasizing a team approach to laser dentistry during ALD 2018, Dentistry’s Laser Meeting. The event is taking place from April 26-28th at the Caribe Royale in Orlando, Florida. According to ALD’s executive director,

February 20, 2018 News Oral Health

Crown Council Names Henry Schein Cares Its Humanitarian Partner Of The Year At 2018 Annual Event

by Henry Schein, Inc. 

Henry Schein Cares is the Global Corporate Social Responsibility Program of Henry Schein, Inc. The Crown Council, an international association of independent dental practices committed to promoting oral health, fighting oral cancer, and serving communities, today announced that it has

February 20, 2018 News Oral Health

Premier Dental Launches “The Premier Promise”

by Premier® Dental

Exceptional Customer Experience Is Key to Premier’s Next Hundred Years of Success Premier® Dental, a global developer and manufacturer of dental and medical products, announced today the launch of ‘The Premier Promise,’ an affirmation of its long-standing commitment to deliver

February 16, 2018 News Oral Health

The 34th Annual AACD Scientific Session in Chicago to include Science, Art & Even Some Singing

by American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry

Attendees of the 34th Annual American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) Scientific Session, April 18-21, 2018 will have plenty of opportunities to unwind and mingle after full days of world-class cosmetic dentistry education. Just as cosmetic dentistry is a combination

February 15, 2018 News Oral Health

Dentsply Sirona announces Dr. Alexander Völcker as Group Vice President of CAD/CAM

by Dentsply Sirona

Dr. Völcker has headed the Dentsply Sirona CAD/CAM strategic business unit since February 1st, 2018. As Corporate Vice President Business Development, his previous responsibilities at Dentsply Sirona included important acquisition projects. Dentsply Sirona has appointed Dr. Alexander Völcker as Group

February 14, 2018 News Oral Health

U.S. Files Complaint Against Three Biggest Dental Supply Firms

by Reuters

As has been reported, The U.S. Federal Trade Commission said on Monday it had filed a complaint against the three largest U.S. dental supply companies, saying they had broken antitrust law. The FTC said that Benco Dental Supply, Henry Schein Inc

February 14, 2018 News Oral Health

Dentsply Sirona Again Named “Top Employer”

by Dentsply Sirona

Since 1991, the Top Employers Institute has investigated employers around the world that have outstanding human resources management and strategies. Employers who are oriented toward the success of their employees ensure that they can continue to develop personally and professionally.

February 13, 2018 News Oral Health

ADA Offers 6 Ways to Stay Kissable for Valentine’s Day

by American Dental Association

From the “Kiss Me” messages on tiny candy hearts to romantic songs on the radio, a kiss is probably on your list this Valentine’s Day. Before cozying up to your loved one this year, make sure your mouth is in

February 12, 2018 News Oral Health

Canadian Dentist Promotes Education for Rural Kids

by The Times of India

Papneja, whose family migrated from Bhatti Chak near Gujranwala in Pakistan to India during the Partition, is known as one of the most successful dentists in Canada. He is equally well-known for promoting education among India’s underprivileged rural children through the concept of student hostels.

February 12, 2018 News Oral Health

Dentist says Ontario Needs to Contribute More to Healthy Smiles Program

by CBC News

Dentists absorbing almost half of service costs for poor kids under provincial program, says Sudbury dentist A Sudbury dentist says Ontario needs to cough-up more for its Healthy Smiles dental program. The provincial government enacted the program for low-income kids almost

February 12, 2018 News Oral Health

Canadian Volunteers to Provide Dental Work in Haiti

by Global News

A group of Canadian dental professionals and volunteers are heading to Haiti next month to provide much-needed dental care. On a previous trip to the Caribbean country, they saw hundreds of patients, 10 to 12 hour days, and very poor

February 12, 2018 News Oral Health

Dentsply Sirona Digital Dentures Announces Further Expansion Internally and Externally

by Dentsply Sirona

DENTSPLY SIRONA Inc. (“Dentsply Sirona”) (NASDAQ: XRAY) Dentsply Sirona is pleased to announce that the upcoming Q1 launch of inLab SW 18 will allow Dentsply Sirona inLab users the ability to mill Digital Dentures right in-house using the inLab MC

February 6, 2018 News Oral Health

Ontario’s Dentists Urge Provincial Government to Do More for Low-Income Kids

by Ontario Dental Association

Close to 300,000 children in need of dental care aren’t getting it. The Ontario Dental Association (ODA) has launched an awareness campaign to help Ontarians understand the dangerous funding gap in public dental care. Dentists across the province currently treat

February 6, 2018 News Oral Health

Yale Dental Students Took Selfie with Severed Heads

by CTV News

Graduate dental school students and a top University of Connecticut orthodontics professor took a selfie with two severed heads used for medical research at a training workshop at Yale University last year — an episode Yale officials called “disturbing” and

February 6, 2018 News Oral Health

ACTIVA Receives 2018 Top Bioactive Product Award from The Dental Advisor

by PULPDENT®

ACTIVATM BioACTIVE-RESTORATIVETM received the Top Bioactive Product Award from THE DENTAL ADVISOR for the third year running in 2018. The first esthetic bioactive dental material continues to impress dentist evaluators. ACTIVA BioACTIVE responds to pH changes in the oral environment by releasing

February 6, 2018 News Oral Health

Invisalign® Brand Strengthens its Commitment to the Middle East with Opening of First Regional Office in Dubai

by Align Technology, Inc.

Invisalign MEA DMCC, a subsidiary of Align Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALGN) and provider of the leading Invisalign clear aligner brand, today announced it would be extending its global reach by opening its first regional office in the Middle East based

February 5, 2018 News Oral Health

Dentsply Sirona Further Increases Focus and Announces New Lab Strategic Business Unit

by Dentsply Sirona

Dentsply Sirona, the world’s largest and most diversified manufacturer of professional dental products and technologies, has established a new Lab Strategic Business Unit (SBU) incorporating the successful Laboratory CAD/CAM business with the renowned Dentsply Sirona Prosthetics material business. The SBU

January 31, 2018 News Oral Health

Henry Schein Commits $250,000 In Health Care Products To America’s Dentists Care Foundation In Support Of Free Oral Health Care For People In Need

by Henry Schein, Inc.

Donated Product Will Be Used At Up To 50 Free Mission of Mercy Dental Clinics Across the U.S. Henry Schein, Inc. today announced its commitment to donate up to $250,000 in health care products over two years to the America’s