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Doctor Smile
November 14, 2013 News DentistryOral Health

GENOA – Beijing Fellowship Comes To a Close

by Doctor Smile

On Nov. 11th, 2013 the first International Fellowship on Laser Dentistry Postgraduate Diploma between China and Italy came to a close. The fellowship, that began in May 2013, saw many international laser experts bring their experience to Beijing and surrounding

November 14, 2013 News Dental LaboratoriesDental TechnologyDentistryMaterials & TechnologyOral Health

TEREC, NA Holds Fall Meeting for 2013 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

by TEREC NA (Technical Research Consortium of North America )

Cedar Rapids, Iowa was host to the prestigious TEREC, NA association- a strategic alliance of leading North American  independently owned dental laboratories.  Their 3 day meeting included a tour of member laboratory, Dental Prosthetic Services, and presentations by representatives of

Canadian Dental Hygienists Association
November 13, 2013 News Dental HygieneDentistryOral Health

Universal Children’s Day: Dental Hygienists Support the Right to Good Oral Health

by Canadian Dental Hygienists Association

On November 20, dental hygienists will join with all Canadians in celebrating Universal Children’s Day. First proclaimed by the United Nations in 1954, Universal Children’s Day is a time for people, young and old, to reconfirm their commitment to protecting

November 13, 2013 News DentistryOral Health

Smile – The U.S. Professional Oral Care Market is Showing its Teeth, Sees Kline

by Kline

With a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.1% over the last three years, manufacturers’ sales of professional oral care products in the United States are offering much to smile about with sales in 2013 alone estimated at $426.5 million,

Heraeus Kulzer Mitsui Chemicals Group
November 13, 2013 News Dental TechnologyDentistryMaterials & TechnologyOral HealthPeriodonticsProsthodontics

White Knights: Venus White and Dr. Kerri White Ride to the Rescue of Domestic Violence Victims

by Heraeus Kulzer

Heraeus Kulzer is Official Whitening Fundraising Partner of “Give Back a Smile” Heraeus Kulzer, LLC, the worldwide leader in dental esthetics, has a long tradition of giving back to the community.  One of the benefits of this tradition is that

November 12, 2013 News Dental LaboratoriesDentistryMaterials & TechnologyOral Health

Brasseler USA Chairman, President and CEO Don L. Waters Inducted Into Savannah Business Hall of Fame


Brasseler USA chairman, president and CEO Don L. Waters was officially inducted into the Savannah Business Hall of Fame at the 14th Annual Business Hall of Fame Gala, held on November 5, 2013 at the Savannah International Trade and Convention

Carestream Dental
November 7, 2013 News Dental CAD/CAMDental TechnologyDentistryMaterials & TechnologyOral HealthPeriodontics

Carestream Dental Supports Teaching Award Through Sponsorship of the American Academy of Periodontology Foundation

by Carestream & American Academy of Periodontology Foundation

2013 Dr. D. Walter Cohen Teaching Award Given to Further Education in the Periodontal Specialty Carestream Dental is pleased to announce another successful year of sponsoring the American Academy of Periodontology (AAP) Foundation in support of the Dr. D. Walter

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November 6, 2013 News DentistryOral HealthProsthodontics

Ultra Fine Grain Titanium Dental Implants, Initial Clinical Observations

by Americo Fernandes, DMD

ABSTRACTUltra Fine Grain (UFG) titanium is a new improved form of the old classic Commercially Pure (CP) implantable titanium we as dentists are familiar with. It is produced through a process known as Severe Plastic Deformation. This novel patented process,

New Ontario Section ACD Inductees
November 5, 2013 News DentistryOral Health

New Ontario Section ACD Inductees

by Oral Health Journal

New Ontario Section ACD Inductees. The 2013 American College of Dentists meeting was held recently in New Orleans, LA. The ACD is delighted to welcome all new inductees and our congratulations to all!

November 5, 2013 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral & Systemic HealthOral Health

Too Much Sugar on the Menu? A New Tablet Might Someday Block Those Carbs

by PRNewswire

Sugar is everywhere—especially in the packaged and processed foods that have become a staple of today’s American diet. Besides sugar, sweeteners lurk on many nutrition labels under the guises of brown rice syrup, fructose, glucose, corn sweetener, maltodextrin and evaporated

Carestream Dental
November 1, 2013 News Dental CAD/CAMDental LaboratoriesDental TechnologyDentistryMaterials & TechnologyOral Health

Carestream Dental Announces CS Solutions for CAD/CAM Restorations Now Available for Sale

by Carestream Dental

New Product Line Makes Single-Appointment Restorations Possible Carestream Dental today announced that its new product line for CAD/CAM restorations, CS Solutions, is now available for sale. The announcement was made at the 2013 American Dental Association Annual Session, being held

American Dental Association
November 1, 2013 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

ADA Scientific Panel Issues Evidence-Based Clinical Recommendations: Patients at elevated risk for developing cavities benefit from applying topical fluoride

by American Dental Association

Patients at elevated risk for developing cavities benefit from applying prescription fluoride directly to their teeth at home or having their dentist apply it in the office, according to new clinical recommendations from a multi-disciplinary expert panel convened by the

Carestream Dental
October 31, 2013 News Dental CAD/CAMDental TechnologyDentistryMaterials & TechnologyOral & Systemic HealthOral Health

Carestream Dental’s CS 3000 Receives Approval For VITABLOCS Mark II Restorative

by Carestream & VITA

Partnership Provides New Milling Machine With Fine-Structure Feldspar Ceramic Material for High-Quality Restorations Carestream Dental and VITA today announced that they are entering into a new partnership to support their respective restoration offerings. Carestream Dental’s CS 3000 milling machine has

October 31, 2013 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

Breaking Human Clinical Trial Reveals That an Extract from Chocolate Is Actually More Effective Than Fluoride for Treating Dental Hypersensitivity


Over 40 million Americans suffer from tooth pain and sensitivity caused by thinning enamel, gingivitis, or periodontal disease.  A new human clinical trial conducted at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio examines the effects of a

PR Web Group
October 30, 2013 News DentistryOral & Systemic HealthOral HealthPaediatric Dentistry

Smiles Across America Gives $300,000 in Grants to Oral Health Organizations Across the Country

by PR Web

National Program Brings Needed Oral Health Care to Children

American Academy of Periodontology
October 28, 2013 News DentistryOral HealthPeriodontics

Self-Report Questions May Help Predict Periodontitis

by American Academy of Periodontology (AAP)

Study confirms validity, reliability of self-report data in determining periodontal disease prevalence in US adult population

Daby Dental Supply
October 28, 2013 News DentistryMaterials & TechnologyOral Health

Darby Dental Supply Provides Large Shipment of Supplies for International Donation

by Darby Dental Supply, LLC

Darby Dental Supply, LLC, the largest all-telesales national distributor of dental merchandise, recently donated a large shipment of supplies to Physicians for Peace, a nonprofit organization that supports and empowers healthcare professionals working with the world’s underserved populations.  The contributed

Canadian Dental Hygienists Association
October 24, 2013 News Dental HygieneDentistryOral Health

Trick of Treatment? Canada’s Dental Hygienists Caution: Be Tooth Friendly This Halloween

by Canadian Dental Hygienists Association

As witches and wizards prepare to haunt neighbourhoods across Canada on October 31, dental hygienists remind us to be mindful of warding off cavities on Halloween night. Halloween treats—particularly sticky and chewy candies—can get stuck in the grooves of children’s

Whip Mix
October 24, 2013 News Dental TechnologyDentistryOral Health

Whip Mix Hosts Survive or Thrive Digital Forum

by Whip Mix

Whip Mix hosted the 2nd annual Survive or Thrive Digital Forum on October 10th & 11th. The two-day forum brought together over 30 lab owners from around the country, where they were able to develop a better understanding of the

American Dental Association
October 23, 2013 News DentistryOral Health

ADA Chairside Instructor: A Visual Guide to Case Presentations

by American Dental Association (ADA)

The American Dental Association (ADA) has just revised its best-selling “Chairside Instructor” to include 49 new photos and illustrations. An effective tool for dentists to educate their patients or for auxiliaries-in-training, this publication covers a wide range of prevention and