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May 8, 2019 News News

Ontario Dentists Playing Bigger Role in Oral Cancer Detection: U of T Study

by U of T News

After examining data gathered in a first-of-its-kind provincial study, University of Toronto clinician-scientist Marco Magalhaes has a vital message to convey: Dentists in Ontario are detecting more cases of oral cancer and pre-cancer than ever before – and it’s saving lives. The study,

May 8, 2019 News NewsOral Health

Dr. Cord F. Stähler Is The New Chief Technology Officer At Dentsply Sirona

by Dentsply Sirona

Dentsply Sirona announces that Dr. Cord Friedrich Stähler joins the company’s management team as Chief Technology Officer (CTO) effective May 1, 2019. In his new role, Stähler will lead the global strategy for product development and innovation. With Cord Stähler,

May 7, 2019 News News

Australian Study Finds ‘No-Drill’ Dentistry Stops Tooth Decay

by University of Sydney

A University of Sydney study has revealed that tooth decay (dental caries) can be stopped, reversed, and prevented without the need for the traditional ‘fill and drill’ approach that has dominated dental care for decades. The results of the seven

May 7, 2019 News News

Dentists Could Play a Key Role in Identifying Domestic Violence Cases: Study

by CTV News

Patients visiting the dentist for lesions to the jaw and teeth could be victims of domestic violence, U.S. researchers warn. Oral biomarkers that might signal domestic violence include tears, fractures, breaks, and chips in the teeth and mouth. Published in

May 7, 2019 News News

Dental Infections in Kids Tied to Heart Disease Risk in Adulthood

by Lisa Rapaport, KFGO

Children who develop cavities and gum disease may be more likely to develop risk factors for heart attacks and strokes decades later than kids who have good oral health, a recent study suggests. Researchers did dental exams for 755 children

May 7, 2019 News NewsOral Health

Clinical Research Dental Supplies & Services, Inc. Represents Komet USA as Canadian Distributor Partner

by Clinical Research Dental Supplies & Services, Inc.

Clinical Research Dental, the exclusive Canadian distributor for dental brands Clinician’s Choice, Ultradent, Cosmedent, Bioclear, Triodent, Angelus, ContacEZ and Ribbond, has announced a new partnership with Komet USA, a leading manufacturer of dental rotary instruments. This new partnership appoints Clinical

April 30, 2019 News NewsOral Health

The Red Dot Award Product Design for Primescan: Digital Impressions and Outstanding Design

by Dentsply Sirona

Dentsply Sirona introduced Primescan in February ‒ an innovation in digital impressions. The new intraoral scanner has now been awarded the highly renowned Red Dot Award Product Design 2019. This award acknowledges Dentsply Sirona’s goal of developing attractive and highly

April 29, 2019 News NewsOral Health

Newly Named dentalcorp Simulation Lab: A Training Ground For Oral Health Care Professionals

by dentalcorp

On Wednesday, April 24, the Faculty of Dentistry’s simulation lab was officially named in recognition of a $1 million gift from dentalcorp, Canada’s leading network of dental clinics. Four executives from Toronto-based dentalcorp were present for the naming, including CEO

April 29, 2019 News NewsOral Health

Quality Beyond Reliability – How Dentsply Sirona Defines Experience For Treatment Centers

by Dentsply Sirona

When it comes to experience around treatment centers, Dentsply Sirona can look back at a proven, long-standing history in the dental industry. But there is also another way of looking at experience: the high quality that turns a dental treatment

April 26, 2019 News News

An Army of Micro-Robots Can Wipe Out Dental Plaque

by Science Daily

A visit to the dentist typically involves time-consuming and sometimes unpleasant scraping with mechanical tools to remove plaque from teeth. What if, instead, a dentist could deploy a small army of tiny robots to precisely and non-invasively remove that buildup?

April 25, 2019 News News

HPV-Oral Cancer Link Spotlights Health Disparities Among Men

by AmeriHealth Caritas

An emerging new type of oral cancer in men has increased over the last 15 years.1 The culprit is human papillomavirus (HPV), and key social factors are contributing to its growth. April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month, and with the ongoing

April 25, 2019 News News

Dental Patient Dies After Getting Too Much Anesthesia Too Quickly

by Steve Andrews, WFLA

Maureen and Gary Myers of Odessa are waiting – and have been for more than four years now. In September 2014, their 39-year-old son Tommy went in for a cleaning at Grand Dentistry in New Port Richey. Tommy, a special needs

April 25, 2019 News News

Almost 432,000 Dental Professionals Benefit From Clinical Education, Training

by Dentsply Sirona

The global Clinical Affairs team develops the next generation of educational content that supports the implementation of innovative solutions for dental professionals. This clinical education program’s overall objective is to empower dentists, technicians, and dental team members to improve dental

April 25, 2019 News News

NovoMatrix™ – The Next Generation Soft-Tissue Augmentation Material

by BioHorizons & Camlog

When choosing a biomaterial, there is a strong demand in clinical practice for predictable outcomes. For over 20 years, LifeCell™, an Allergan affiliate and leading global medical technology company, has developed innovative products for use in a wide range of

April 25, 2019 News NewsOral Health

RAMVAC SMART Compressors Now Compatible with Milling Machines

by DentalEZ®

DentalEZ Integrated Solutions is pleased to announce an upgrade to its RAMVAC Osprey Smart Compressors. RAMVAC now makes it simple and easy to convert an Osprey Smart Compressor from standard to high-pressure whenever needed with a push of a button

April 25, 2019 News NewsOral Health

Dentsply Sirona Clinical Affairs 2018: Almost 432,000 Dental Professionals Have Benefitted From Clinical Education And Training

by Dentsply Sirona

Dentsply Sirona Clinical Affairs organizes one of the largest clinical and most comprehensive education programs in the dental industry to empower dental professionals to provide better, safer and faster dental care. In 2018 alone, Dentsply Sirona offered 11,835 courses all

April 25, 2019 News NewsOral Health

Save The Date: Henry Schein One To Host The 2019 Dentrix Business of Dentistry Conference, August 22-24 in Las Vegas, Nevada

by Henry Schein, Inc.

Conference Training Helps Dental Teams Improve Business Management, Practice Marketing and Take Full Advantage of Dentrix Henry Schein One, LLC, a joint venture between Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC) and Internet Brands, will hold the 10th Dentrix Business of Dentistry

April 24, 2019 News News

Paid Make Every Restoration Bioactive

by GC America

The Age of Automix Glass ionomers have a long history of restorative success and oral health benefits, but capsule or hand-mix delivery systems have led to a decline in their use. GC Fuji® Automix LC is a resin-reinforced, light-cured glass

April 23, 2019 News NewsOral Health

Pediatric Shapes Added to NeoDiamond Line: The Growing Field of Pediatric Dentistry

by Microcopy

Microcopy Dental is expanding the NeoDiamond portfolio with the release of six new pediatric diamond burs. The launch will take place in May at the CDA Presents in Anaheim. This line expansion comes at a time of rapid growth in

April 22, 2019 News News

The Pineyro Arch™ Kit Allows Hygienists to Treat, Maintain Full Fixed Hybrid Patients

by Paradise Dental Technologies

Paradise Dental Technologies (PDT Inc.) has released the latest innovation in implant hygiene and maintenance for full fixed implant restorations, The Pineyro Arch Kit. Designed with Dr. Alfonso Piñeyro, DDS, it is the first instrument set of its kind specifically