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IDEM - Singapore
April 20, 2012 News DentistryOral Health

IDEM Singapore 2012 Raises the Bar for Dentistry in Asia

by IDEM Singapore - International Dental Exhibition and Meeting

According to industry research from Markets and Markets, the global dental equipment and consumables market is estimated to reach US$27.6 billion by 2015. This positive outlook is driven by advancements in technology available to dentists today, as well as the

Paradise Dental Technologies
April 13, 2012 News DentistryOral Health

Paradise Dental Technologies Introduces The R144 Queen of Hearts Periodontal Curette

by Paradise Dental Technologies, Inc.

Paradise Dental Technologies introduces the R144 Queen of Hearts™ periodontal curette. This curette is designed with much longer cutting edges and a closed-face blade for fine finishing with minimal tissue distention, allowing you to efficiently reach the root concavities, base

April 13, 2012 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health



Hu-Friedy to donate up to $10,000 for Scholarships

University of Toronto, Faculty of Dentistry
April 11, 2012 News DentistryOral Health

Professor Daniel Haas Appointed Dean, Faculty of Dentistry

by Faculty of Dentistry at the University of Toronto.

Memorandum I am pleased to announce that the Agenda Committee of the Academic Board has approved the appointment of Professor Daniel Haas as Dean, Faculty of Dentistry from July 1, 2012 to June 30, 2017. Professor Haas brings to the

April 11, 2012 News DentistryOral Health

American Dental Association: Dental X-rays Should be Used Sparingly to Reduce Radiation Risk


The American Dental Association (ADA) is aware of a recent study that associates yearly or more frequent dental X-rays to an increased risk of developing meningioma, the most commonly diagnosed brain tumor. The ADA’s long-standing  position is that dentists should

American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD)
April 11, 2012 News DentistryOral Health

AACD Gives Students Opportunity to Study Cosmetic Dentistry in DC

by American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD)

The American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) is giving six deserving students the opportunity to study cosmetic dentistry at the AACD’s 28th Annual Scientific Session in Washington, DC, through the APEX Scholarship Award. With the scholarship, students’ registration fees are

April 10, 2012 News DentistryOral Health

Most comprehensive review of dental therapists worldwide shows they provide effective dental care to millions of children

by W.K. Kellogg Foundation

Suggests greater role for mid-level dental providers in the United States

April 9, 2012 News DentistryOral Health

April is Oral Cancer Month

by CWR Partners

Oral Cancer affects thousands of Americans a year and is commonly not detected in its first stages. On average, only half of those diagnosed will survive more than five years. April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month and local Quality Dental

American Association of Endodontists - Support The Troops
April 5, 2012 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

Endodontists Support U.S. Troops With Care Packages

by American Association of Endodontists

Working with Operation Support Our Troops—America, one of the largest volunteer-based military support organizations in the country, the American Association of Endodontists encourages dental professionals and patients to donate items for care packages, monetary gifts or a letter to our

April 5, 2012 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

Extra Professional and “Dentists Without Borders.org” Partner to Create Clean Smiles!


Chewing Extra Professional gum during April’s Oral Health month will help people smile all over the world!

April 3, 2012 News DentistryOral Health

DENTSPLY International Launches New Global Business, DENTSPLY Implants, Beginning in North America in April 2012


Following its August 31, 2011 acquisition of Astra Tech AB, which operated the number three player in the global dental implant market – Astra Tech Dental, DENTSPLY International Inc. (NASDAQ: XRAY) now unites its innovative and growing dental implant-related businesses

AboutFace is a national charitable organization that provides emotional, peer and social support and resources to individuals who have facial differences and their families.  We welcome and include people whose facial differences are present at birth, or develop as a result of illness or trauma.
April 3, 2012 News DentistryOral Health

Experiential Programs for Individuals with Facial Differences

by AboutFace

For patients with a facial difference

Sirona - The Dental Company
April 3, 2012 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

Digital impression portal renamed “Sirona Connect”

by Salzburg, 03 April 2012

www.sirona-connect.net: New name, new server, new software. Improved service, greater freedom of choice and extended possibilities.

March 28, 2012 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

Dental Hygienists Celebrate Oral Health for Total Health

by Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA)

Eating, speaking and smiling are just a few of the things we do with our mouth that are usually taken for granted. Yet optimal oral health is the cornerstone of overall health and wellness. This may be something to think

Denturist Association of Ontario (DAO)
March 28, 2012 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health


by Denturist Association of Ontario (DAO)

The Denturist Association of Ontario (DAO) unequivocally supports the Minister of Health and Long-Term Care’s decision to appoint a Supervisor to the College of Denturists of Ontario (CDO) to ensure the College fulfills its mandate to serve and protect the

SINIUS: the award-winning "New Class in Efficiency"
March 27, 2012 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

SINIUS wins the coveted “2012 red dot design award”

by Sirona

Launched at the end of 2011, the new Sirona SINIUS treatment center has now received the coveted “red dot  design award”. In the past Sirona products have won numerous international design and innovation prizes. No less than six Sirona products

March 27, 2012 News DentistryOral Health

Pay Your Equiopment Forward!

by Ligilist

www.ligilist.com  gives dental professionals the ability to lend a hand in supporting under-developed countries. There are so many medical missions and programs that could use your support. So why leave un-used supplies and equipment lying around your practice collecting dust? Put

Henry Schein
March 26, 2012 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health


by Henry Schein

Henry Schein Canada, a subsidiary of Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ: HSIC), the largest provider of health care products and services to office-based dental, medical and animal health practitioners, announced today that it has been selected as the exclusive distributor of

Ronald Dubner, PhD, DDS, of the University of Maryland School of Dentistry
March 22, 2012 News DentistryOral Health

Pioneering Pain Scientist Dubner Wins Dentistry’s Distinguished Scientist Award

by Steve Berberich University of Maryland News Bureau

Ronald Dubner, PhD, DDS, of the University of Maryland School of Dentistry was honored today with the 2012 Distinguished Scientist Award by the American Association for Dental Research (AADR). The AADR presents the award every two years to a scientist

Nobel Biocare
March 19, 2012 News DentistryOral Health

Nobel Biocare Symposia 2012

by Oral Health

Six Nobel Biocare scientific symposia in 2012 will celebrate the dual anniversaries of osseointegration – 60 years since the discovery and 30 years since the landmark conference in Toronto In 2012 Nobel Biocare will host a series of six scientific