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December 19, 2018 News News

Former Patients of Shuttered Burien Dental Clinic Urged to Get Hepatitis, HIV Tests

by KOMO Staff

Patients who recently had services performed at a Burien dental office are being advised to get tested for Hepatitis and HIV after issues were discovered with the clinic’s sterilization practices. After a complaint, health officials conducted an inspection of the

October 16, 2018 News News

Henry Schein to Showcase New Solutions at the American Dental Association Annual Meeting

by Henry Schein, Inc.

Henry Schein, Inc, (Nasdaq: HSIC) today announced its lineup of new solutions and events to be featured during the American Dental Association’s (ADA) annual meeting, from October 18-20, 2018, in Honolulu, Hawaii. Visitors to the ADA annual meeting will have

July 3, 2018 News News

Sarnia Man Files Complaint After Service Dog Denied Access at Dental Office

by Troy Shantz, The Sarnia Journal

A legally deaf Sarnia man who was told he couldn’t have his service dog present during a dental procedure believes his human rights have been violated. But the owner of the dental office who turned him down said there’s good

May 17, 2018 News News

Henry Schein Featuring Digital Technology at CDA Meeting

by Henry Schein Dental

Henry Schein Dental, the U.S. dental business of Henry Schein, Inc., today announced its lineup of in-booth presentations and demonstrations taking place at the Company’s exhibit booth (#1362) during the California Dental Association (CDA) Meeting, May 17-19, 2018, in Anaheim,

February 27, 2018 News Oral Health

KaVo Kerr 3D Congress Combines World-Class Educational Events Focused on Cone Beam 3D Imaging

by KaVo Kerr

A three day event that helps dental professionals learn how to leverage the power of 3D technology in their practices! Announcing the first-ever KaVo Kerr 3D Congress, a unique three-day event featuring imaging solutions from i-CAT™ and KaVo™ providing dental

December 18, 2017 News Oral Health

Lions, Dolphins and More: Saving animals’ teeth with root canal treatment from Dentsply Sirona Endodontics

by Dentsply Sirona Inc.

Today, dental treatment provided to animals is also performed using the latest technologies. Saving the teeth of animals is essential for basic needs such as eating but also for self-defense, and root canal treatments can prevent potentially life-threatening infections. The

November 22, 2017 News Oral Health

UB Receives $1.35 Million Grant to Shed Light on the ‘Dark Matter of Biology’

by University of Buffalo

Researchers will develop tools that simplify analysis of glycans, biomolecules more diverse than the genome A University at Buffalo-led team of researchers has received a $1.35 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Common Fund for Glycoscience to

November 17, 2017 News Oral Health

Henry Schein To Showcase Digital Solutions At Greater New York Dental Meeting, Nov. 26-29, 2017

by Henry Schein

– Booth Highlights Include the Latest Products, Services, and Solutions for Helping Practitioners Operate Successful Practices and Deliver Quality Patient Care – Daily Schedule of In-Booth Presentations and Classroom Courses Showcasing Digital Technologies That Can Be Effectively Integrated Into Every

August 8, 2017 News News

Henry Schein Now Accepting Applications For The Third Annual Henry Schein Cares Medal

by Henry Schein Inc.

Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC) announced today that it is accepting applications for the third annual Henry Schein Cares Medal program. The program recognizes organizations from the fields of oral health, animal health, and medicine that demonstrate excellence in expanding

June 13, 2017 News AwardsDentistryNews

Minnesota Dental Program Wins Community Oral Health Award

by Henry Schein

Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC) announced today that Community Dental Care—a Maplewood, Minnesota-based humanitarian organization—has been awarded the gold medal in the Oral Health category of the second annual Henry Schein Cares Medal program. The program honors organizations that demonstrate

February 16, 2017 News Dental HygieneNewsPaediatric Dentistry

Storybooks Help Children with Autism Prep for the Dentist

by BDJ Team

The Oral Health Foundation is backing the use of children’s storybooks with dental narratives following a new study which has shown they can be a highly effective way of helping prepare children with autism for a visit to the dentist.1

November 15, 2016 News NewsOral Health

Dental Detectives Use Single Tooth Fossil to Identify New Species

by GrrlScientist, Forbes

Paleontologists study evolution by examining as many fossils as they can unearth. These fossils are removed from rock or sediments, scraped clean and sorted based on similarities in appearance to each other and to other fossils. One of the most

October 18, 2016 News AnnouncementCosmetic / AestheticDentistryNews

The Father of Aesthetic Dentistry, Dr. Irwin Smigel, Passed Away Monday

by Sam Roberts, The New York Times

Dr. Irwin Smigel, a pioneer of aesthetic dentistry who brightened the smiles of celebrities like Elizabeth Taylor, Tony Bennett, Jimmy Fallon and Bruce Willis, died on Monday at his home in Manhattan. He was 92. The cause was complications of pneumonia, said

October 11, 2016 News DentalNewsOral HealthOral Surgery

Stem Cells From Jaw Can Create and Repair Cartilage

by Columbia University Medical Center, EurekAlert!

Columbia College of Dental Medicine researchers have identified stem cells that can make new cartilage and repair damaged joints. The cells reside within the temporomandibular joint (TMJ), which articulates the jaw bone to the skull. When the stem cells were

May 13, 2016 News DentistryGeneral PracticePublic Health

Biostage Successfully Regenerates Esophagus in Groundbreaking Pre-Clinical Work with Mayo Clinic; Data Provides ‘Proof of Concept’ to Seek FDA Approval for Clinical Trials

by Oral Health

Biostage, Inc. (BSTG), a biotechnology company developing bioengineered organ implants to treat cancers and other life-threatening conditions of the esophagus, bronchus and trachea today announced significant, pre-clinical data, including the complete regeneration of a segment of the esophagus, from its

September 4, 2015 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

Henry Schein’s 18th Annual “Back To School” Program Helps More Than 5,000 Children Return To The Classroom Ready To Succeed

by PRNewswire & Henry Schein, Inc.

Program Helps Boost Children’s Confidence By Providing Classroom Essentials To help build the confidence of many underserved children who would otherwise return to the classroom without essential school supplies or new clothes, Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ: HSIC), the world’s largest

August 4, 2015 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

Researchers surprise mouth fungus with sugary ‘Trojan horse’ that hides medicine

by University at Buffalo

UB researchers use simple sugars and other compounds to help a natural antifungal peptide battle oral thrush Scientists from the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine will borrow a famous strategy from Greek warfare – the Trojan horse –

May 12, 2015 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

Saving Canines Is i-CAT’s Theme At The AAO As The Company Partners With The Milo Foundation Animal Sanctuary.

by i-CAT

An impactful “Their Story” will be presented at the 2015 Annual Session of the American Association of Orthodontists. Dr. Carlson and patient Natalie will be onsite to discuss details of the case along with providing an opportunity to also help

March 30, 2015 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

i-CAT Announces “Their Story”

by Oral Health

With compelling stories of real-world cases, dental professionals a chance to witness how i-CAT cone beam 3D imaging help improve dental issues leading to a better quality of life. i-CAT, a brand of the KaVo Kerr Group, is proud to

March 16, 2015 News DentistryGeneral PracticeOral Health

JDIQ Courses Are Quickly Selling Out

by Oral Health

Journées dentaires internationales du Québec 2015 will be held in Montreal from May 22nd to 26th The Journées dentaires internationales du Québec will take place this spring from May 22nd to 26th, 2015 at the Palais des congrès de Montréal.