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April 27, 2021 News News

Largest donation in College history

by Henry Schein

3.6 Million PPE Donation to ICD from Henry Schein Cares  The International College of Dentists’ (ICD) Global Visionary Fund received $3.6 million worth of personal protective equipment (PPE) from Henry Schein Cares, the global corporate social responsibility program of Henry Schein,

April 23, 2021 News DentistryNews

Sask. Dental Students Hope to be Part of COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout Plan

by CTV News

The Saskatchewan Dental Students Society (SDSS) says it is “relieved” to finally be a part of the province’s vaccine rollout for frontline workers. SDSS says they reached out to the Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA) and the College of Dental Surgeons

April 23, 2021 News DentistryNews

Halifax-Area Dentist Facing Assault Charges in N.L. Has License Suspension Lifted

by CBC

A Halifax-area dentist facing criminal charges in Gander, N.L., for allegedly allowing a jail guard to perform a dental procedure on an inmate has had his licence suspension lifted in Nova Scotia. But Dr. Louis Bourget can only practise under tight restrictions,

April 22, 2021 News DentistryNews

Henry Schein CEO Stanley M. Bergman Submits Letter to Congressional Subcommittee Supporting Expanded COVID Vaccine Distribution

by Henry Schein, Inc.

Letter to House Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis Encourages Biden-Harris Administration to Include Primary-Care Physicians in Vaccine Dissemination Process Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq:HSIC) Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer Stanley M. Bergman submitted a letter to the

April 22, 2021 News DentistryNews

A Big Win for Baylor Basketball and the Dental Lifeline Network

by Lanmark360

Keating Dental Lab’s NCAA Tournament Bracket Challenge was a slam dunk Thanks to Keating Dental Lab, the Baylor Men’s basketball team and the generosity of a dental industry marketing professional, Dental Lifeline Network (DLN) was a big winner in this

April 22, 2021 News NewsOral Health

Province Promises $32M Over 3 Years for Dental Program for Kids in Care, Manitobans on Income Assistance

by CBC

The Manitoba government is extending an arrangement that will allow kids in Child and Family Services care, as well as people receiving income assistance, to visit the dentist. The province will spend $32 million over three years to extend the agreement with

April 20, 2021 News DentistryNews

HPI Publishes Findings Into Racial Disparities in Oral Health

by ADA

The racial mix of the dentist workforce does not reflect the U.S. population with Black and Hispanic dentists significantly underrepresented in the profession, according to the Health Policy Institute. The HPI published on April 19 a series of infographics and data looking

April 20, 2021 News CancerNewsOral Health

OraCare Partners with Dentists to Provide Vital Support to Cancer Patients

by OraCare

Free Product Provided To Help Ease the Side Effects of Cancer Treatment In response to a critical need within the dental community to help support and care for patients undergoing cancer treatments, OraCare is pleased to announce the continuation and

April 19, 2021 News DentistryNews

Former ADA Speaker Remembered for ‘Commitment He Made for Many Years to the Profession of Dentistry’

by ADA

J. Thomas Soliday, D.D.S., former ADA speaker of the House of Delegates and former president of the Maryland State Dental Association, died April 12. An oral surgeon from Gaithersburg, Maryland, Dr. Soliday was elected in 2002 as ADA speaker and

April 19, 2021 News DentistryNewsOral Health

Dentist Lets Autistic Patients Practice Before Cleanings

by Spectrum Lord

A family stands in the lobby of Camillus Dental Associates, it’s their second trip, but 5-year-old Jackson is not here for cavities. Mom and dad by his side, this appointment is a test run to help Jackson get used to

April 19, 2021 News NewsOral Health

New X-PUR Opti-Rinse 0.05% Mint Flavor!

by Oral Science

Following repeated requests from its loyal users, Oral Science is pleased to announce that X-PUR Opti-Rinse Plus 0.05% (daily use) will now be offered in a delicious mint flavor specifically designed for the particular taste of adult patients. This new

April 16, 2021 News DentistryNews

N.L. Dentists Aren’t Vaccinated Yet, and They Aren’t Happy About It

by CBC

Dentists in Newfoundland and Labrador are unvaccinated and unhappy about it, saying they’ve been making their case to the provincial government to be prioritized for immunization, but haven’t made any headway. Every day, dentists work inside people’s mouths, as aerosols

April 15, 2021 News NewsOral Health

Colgate-Palmolive Files Trio of Patents on ‘Antibacterial’ CBD Oral Care Blends

by Kacey Culliney, Cosmetics Design-Europe

Personal care giant Colgate-Palmolive has developed three active oral care formulas that integrate a cannabinoid, namely cannabidiol (CBD), for antibacterial efficacy and anti-inflammatory action. To view the full article, please click here. See more of the latest dentistry news here!

April 15, 2021 News DentistryNews

Oral Science Presents EMS PIEZON® Offers

by Oral Science

Part of its mission to be the premium distributor and educator of the EMS AIRFLOW®, Oral Science is pleased to present exclusive offers on some EMS PIEZON® Instruments. Guided Biofilm Therapy provides a systematic and predictable evidenced based treatment protocol

April 14, 2021 News DentistryNewsOral Health

First of its Kind Dental Clinic Targeting Low-Income Families, Individuals Opens in London, Ont.

by CBC

A new low-cost dental clinic has opened its doors in London, Ont., this week after three years in the making. The Wright Clinic launched to provide accessible dental care for those who face barriers such as income or housing insecurity in

April 14, 2021 News DentistryNew TechnologiesNews

Dentulu Closes $2.5 Million Seed Fund Round for Aggressive Development of Its Global Teledentistry Platform

by Dentulu Inc.

Acquires Robohealer AI, Adding Artificial Intelligence Capabilities to Its Software Platform and Announces Expansion of the Dentulu Strategic Partner Network Dentulu announces the closing of an initial seed round investment of $2.5M as well as the acquisition of Robohealer AI.

April 14, 2021 News DentistryNews

Let’s Walk, Run, and Bicycle to the McGill Faculty of Dentistry

by Dalhousie University

The Faculty of Dentistry successfully applied for a 2021 Wellness Grant. Now our mission is to walk, run, and cycle to McGill’s Faculty of Dentistry – a mere 1250 km away – during April. Our objective is to raise awareness

April 13, 2021 News NewsOral Health

Pandemic Causing More Dental Issues, Including ‘Mask Mouth’: U of A Study

by CTV News

Broken and fractured teeth issues are on the rise, according to a recent release from the University of Alberta’s School of Dentistry Oral Health Clinic. “It’s a very stressful time, and we are grinding and clenching our teeth in our

April 13, 2021 News DentistryNewsOral Health

GreenMark Secures FDA Clearance for LumiCare™ Caries Detection Rinse

by GreenMark Biomedical Inc.

Enhanced Visualization of Dental Caries is the First Commercial Application of Startup Venture’s Nanotechnology Platform GreenMark Biomedical Inc. announced that the company has secured regulatory clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) to market its LumiCare™ Caries Detection

April 13, 2021 News NewsOral Health

Scotland Dentists’ Move for Fluoride in the Water Supply to Combat Children’s Oral Health Crisis

by Herald Scotland

SCOTS dentists have re-ignited a decades old debate by demanding that fluoride be added to Scotland’s drinking water to beat a children’s dental crisis exacerbated by a lack of available treatment during pandemic. The British Dental Association in Scotland (BDAS) has been