May 12, 2010
by Rochester, NY
Digital imaging and practice management solution powerhouses join forces to offer integrated product set to Canadian dental professionals
Carestream Health, Inc., and Healthsoft, Inc., jointly announce the purchase of the Windent business of Healthsoft by Carestream Health. Windent is a leading provider of sophisticated oral and maxillofacial surgery and dental practice management software sold under the brand names WINDENT OMS, WINDENT SQL, WINDENT Enterprise and WINDENT Platinum.
With this acquisition Carestream Health Canada Company will now offer WINDENT Practice Management software for sale in Canada. This combination will greatly benefit the oral health provider, allowing for fully integrated imaging and practice management software solutions. This integration will enable improved office workflow and productivity and enhanced patient care.
Windent’s successful practice management system will compliment and strengthen Carestream Health Canada Company’s comprehensive array of digital imaging solutions, which include the KODAK RVG 6100 Digital Radiography System, the KODAK 9000 3D Extraoral Imaging System, and the KODAK 9500 Cone Beam CT System along with a full set of state-of-the-art software features and functionality, including the innovative KODAK PEARL Module for iPhone and BlackBerry.
“Dentists demand the best in practice management software and 2D and 3D image quality to properly diagnose and treat their patients,” said Kim Peterson, general manager US and Canada, Carestream Health. “Together, Carestream Health Canada Company and Windent will deliver the best-in-class, most highly-integrated digital imaging and practice management software solutions available.”
“Oral health providers across Canada are engaging digital imaging in ways never before possible,” commented Cynthia Bethel, CEO, Healthsoft. “Joining forces with Carestream Health will enable our common vision of allowing practices to flourish and better meet patient needs.”