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September 26, 2022 News DentistryNews

23,000 Hamilton Kids Missed Dental Screening Over the Pandemic

by The Hamilton Spectator

About 23,000 Hamilton kids missed dental screening during the pandemic that needs to be caught up this school year. Despite COVID still taking up significant resources, public health has started to bring back more programs that were put on hold for two-and-a-half years. Kids are

September 21, 2022 News DentistryNews

Oral Science is Proud to Offer the New EMS Ebook Business Cases

by Oral Science

Guided Biofilm Therapy (GBT) accounts for amazing success enjoyed by dental clinicians around the world. They may come from different regions and cultures but they all speak the same language: The GBT language. EMS stands for Electro Medical Systems, the

September 19, 2022 News DentistryNews

Engineered Dental Coating Exceeds Hardness of Natural Tooth Enamel

by Nick Lavars, New Atlas

As the hardest tissue in the human body, enamel is not an easy material for engineers to mimic, but doing so could mean big things in materials science and regenerative medicine. Researchers are now reporting a breakthrough in this area,

September 13, 2022 News DentistryNews

Dentsply Sirona Launches Novel Sustainability Educational Curriculum for Dental Professionals Following Study Results Indicating Knowledge Gaps

by Dentsply Sirona

Marking the first anniversary of its sustainability strategy ‘BEYOND: Taking Action for a Brighter World’, Dentsply Sirona launches its Sustainability Educational Curriculum to help dentists make their own practices more sustainable. Sustainability in dentistry is now a key challenge for

September 12, 2022 Feature Dental HygieneDentistryEditorial

Behind Every Hurricane is a Rainbow

by Lisa Philp RDH

A rainbow has arrived – no more fallow time! For years, dentistry has weathered the pandemic storm (“Hurricane”) of shut-down, isolation, cabin fever, new normal and re-build. It experienced waves of shock, fear, worry, paralysis, confusion, conflict, loss and change.

September 12, 2022 Feature Dental TechnologyDentistry

Keep Patients and Profits In-house with DGShape Chairside Milling

by Lou Shuman, DMD, CAGS, CEO and Founder of Cellerant Consulting

A look into my music room will always find equipment from Roland – a trusted leader in the music industry – that manufactures keyboards, amplifiers, synthesizers and other precision music technology. I’m thrilled to report that Roland’s sister company, Roland

September 12, 2022 News DentistryNews

FDI World Dental Federation Launches Toolkit on How to Make Dentistry More Sustainable

by FDI World Dental Federation

Dental practices can use the tools as a guide to make their work more environmentally sustainable and by tracking progress they can achieve recognition awards for their efforts. FDI World Dental Federation (FDI) today launched a Toolkit for Sustainable Dentistry,

September 7, 2022 News DentistryNews

TempStars Delivers $22 Million in Revenue to Dental Offices

by TempStars

TempStars, North America’s largest and most respected dental temping and hiring service, announced that since its founding it has helped dental offices create more than $22 million in revenue. Along the way, the company has partnered with more than 6,000

September 6, 2022 News DentistryNews

Ministers to Make it Easier for Foreign Nurses and Dentists to Work in NHS

by The Guardian

Ministers will introduce legislation as soon as parliament returns on Monday to tackle the NHS’s worsening staffing crisis by making it easier for overseas nurses and dentists to work in the UK. The move is part of a drive by

August 29, 2022 News DentistryNews

Melbourne Dentist Referred to Regulator Over New Claims

by 9 Now

A Melbourne dentist previously found to have received fake five-star Google reviews from patients that likely did not exist has been referred to the nation’s therapeutic goods regulator over new claims her clinic has breached advertising laws. From July 1,

Students in the joint Destination Dental School and Native American Pre-Dental Student Gateway Program make molds of their teeth as part of a hands-on activity in the pre-clinical simulation lab at the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine. Photographer: Meredith Forrest Kulwicki
August 24, 2022 News DentistryNews

UB’s Destination Dental School Receives Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity Magazine

by The University at Buffalo

The University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine’s Destination Dental School – a program that aims to remove barriers to careers in dentistry for underrepresented students – has been named a recipient of INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine’s 2022 Inspiring Programs in STEM Award.

August 22, 2022 News DentistryNews

Dental Biorhythm is Associated with Adolescent Weight Gain

by UNIVERSITY OF KENT

Research led by the University of Kent has discovered evidence of a biorhythm in human primary teeth that is associated with weight gain during adolescence. An international research team led by Dr Patrick Mahoney at Kent’s School of Anthropology and

August 19, 2022 News DentistryNews

Pre-dental Pathway Programs Partner to Improve Diversity in Dentistry

by University at Buffalo

Thirty students from around the United States traveled to the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine to take part in the university’s Destination Dental School and Native American Pre-Dental Student Gateway Program, initiatives that aim to remove barriers to

August 11, 2022 News DentistryNews

89% of U.S. Adults Agree Having Dental Insurance Provides Peace of Mind According to Delta Dental Study

by Delta Dental Plans Association

Dental insurance continues to support optimal health as highlighted in the recently released 2022 State of America’s Oral Health and Wellness Report, a nationwide analysis of consumer opinions and behaviors relating to oral health. Findings from the Delta Dental-commissioned research of

August 9, 2022 News DentistryNews

BC Dentists Dismayed by Absence of Dedicated Seat on New Oral Health College Board

by British Columbia Dental Association

The BC Dental Association (BCDA) is shocked and appalled after learning that BC’s new Oral Health Regulatory College has chosen to not provide dentists with a dedicated position on its Board, in its revised proposed bylaws. This is in stark contrast to

August 9, 2022 News DentistryNewsOral Health

Full Extent of NHS Dentistry Shortage Revealed by Far-reaching BBC Research

by BBC

Nine in 10 NHS dental practices across the UK are not accepting new adult patients for treatment under the health service, a BBC investigation has found. In a third of the UK’s more than 200 council areas, we found no

August 8, 2022 News DentistryNews

Brian S. Allen Named President of Clinician’s Choice® Dental Products, Inc.

by Clinician's Choice Dental Products, Inc.

Clinician’s Choice today announced the appointment of Brian S. Allen as President. In his new role, Mr. Allen will leverage his 30 years of experience in the dental manufacturing and distribution industry to further expand the company’s reach through strategic

August 3, 2022 News DentistryNews

Dental Care Alliance Data Breach $3M Class Action Settlement

by Top Class Actions

Dental Care Alliance agreed to pay $3 million to resolve claims it failed to protect consumers from a data breach. The settlement benefits individuals who were notified of the Dental Care Alliance data breach in October 2020, December 2020 or

August 3, 2022 News DentistryNews

COVID-19: Revised Guidance

by RCDSO

In late June, the College, in partnership with Ontario’s three other oral health regulatory Colleges (representing dental hygienists, dental technologists and denturists), updated its COVID-19 guidance. At that time, we committed to reviewing key requirements for aerosol-mitigation, including fallow time

August 3, 2022 News NewsOral Health

dentalcorp and Envista Partner to Offer Dental Implants Across 500+ Practices Nationwide

by dentalcorp

dentalcorp Holdings Ltd. (“dentalcorp” or the “Company”), (TSX: DNTL), Canada’s largest and one of North America’s fastest growing networks of dental practices, announced a new partnership with Envista to expand implant services to Canadians. This partnership further strengthens dentalcorp’s relationship with Envista and its