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October 17, 2017 News Oral Health

Proposed Tax Changes Update

by DCY Professional Corporation Chartered Accountants

We wish to inform you that the government has provided an update in regards to the proposed tax changes announced July 18, 2017. The updates are as follows: 1.      The Federal small business tax rate will be lowered: ·        0.5% decrease from

October 16, 2017 News Oral Health

MMG Fusion ChairFill Maximizes Practice Profits from Patient Records

by MMG Fusion

MMG Fusion Launches ChairFill™ Module at ADA MMG Fusion, the provider of the only all-in-on marketing software solution for the dental industry will launch its highly anticipated MMG ChairFill™ module on October 19th at the ADA annual meeting. ChairFill monitors

October 16, 2017 News Oral Health

Dentsply Sirona Announces Additions to Executive Leadership Team

by Dentsply Sirona

Nicholas Alexos Appointed EVP, Chief Administrative Officer  Keith Ebling Appointed EVP, General Counsel & Secretary Dentsply Sirona, The Dental Solutions Company™, today announced the appointment of two new Executive Leadership Team members, effective immediately, as part of their continuing efforts

October 16, 2017 News Oral Health

Hu-Friedy Announces Fifth Annual #ShowUsYourPurple Event

by Hu-Friedy

Week-long celebration highlights the importance of the dental hygiene profession Hu-Friedy, a global leader in the manufacturing of dental instruments and products, will again show their support of dental hygienists by wearing purple (the official color of dental hygiene) and

October 13, 2017 News NewsOral Health

American Dental Association Foundation Announces Hiring of Executive Director

by The American Dental Association (ADA)

The American Dental Association (ADA) Foundation Board of Directors announced today the hiring of Nick M. Falco, CFRE, CAE, as the Foundation’s new executive director. The ADA Foundation, the charitable arm of the American Dental Association, secures contributions and provides

October 13, 2017 News DentistryNews

NYU Dentistry Receives $2.8 Million as Part of Multi-Center Study to Stop the Progression of Cavities in Children

by NYU College of Dentistry

NIH-Funded Study to Test Cavity-Fighting Liquid at Three Clinical Sites The National Institute of Dental & Craniofacial Research, part of the National Institutes of Health, has awarded a grant to a team of researchers – led by the University of

October 13, 2017 News NewsOral Health

How Canadian Dental Tourism Exploits Mexican Workers

by Krystyna Adams, Simon Fraser University for Macleans

The town of Los Algodones in Mexico is nicknamed “Molar City”. It has a population of just 6,000 people and, shockingly, it has more than 500 practising dentists. This has produced an intense clustering of dental clinics within a four block radius. Many

October 12, 2017 News NewsOral Health

Outstanding Innovators In Dentistry Honored At 15th Annual Shils Awards Ceremony

by Dr. Edward B. Shils Entrepreneurial Fund, Inc.

The Dr. Edward B. Shils Entrepreneurial Fund Recognizes People, Organizations, and Programs for Their Contributions to the Dental Community and Public Oral Health Arena The Dr. Edward B. Shils Entrepreneurial Fund, Inc., a nonprofit organization dedicated to innovative leadership in

October 12, 2017 News NewsOral Health

The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry Issues the First-Ever Evidence-Based Guideline for Using Silver Diamine Fluoride to Treat Cavities

by The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry

Silver Diamine Fluoride Recommended to Treat Cavities in Pediatric and Special Needs Patients The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD) issued the first-ever evidence-based guideline on the use of silver diamine fluoride to treat cavities in pediatric patients, based on

October 11, 2017 News NewsOral Health

Dentsply Sirona Announces Program to Benefit Dentists Affected by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma

by Dentsply Sirona

Relief program designed to support dentists in the states of Texas, Louisiana, Florida and Georgia focuses on long-term recovery of their practices. Dentsply Sirona announced that it is offering an extra 10 percent discount on MSRP pricing through the end

October 11, 2017 News NewsOral Health

Jimmy Marketing to be Honored for Commitment to Children in Need of Braces across US and Canada

by Smiles Change Lives

James “Jimmy” Nicholas, of Jimmy Marketing in Waterford, CT, will be honored at Smiles Change Lives’ (SCL) 7th Annual Gini Awards, on October 20, 2017, in Kansas City, MO. The Gini Awards honors those who have gone above and beyond

October 11, 2017 News Oral Health

Henry Schein Donates More Than $18,000 In Dental Supplies To The Growing Smiles Foundation

by Henry Schein, Inc.

Company’s Donation Supported Nonprofit During Mission to Treat Oral Health Needs of Underserved Children Living in Peru Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC) today announced that it donated more than $18,000 in dental supplies and equipment to the Growing Smiles Foundation in support

October 10, 2017 News News

LED Medical Diagnostics Announces DSN Software and Apteryx Imaging Integration DSN

by LED Medical Diagnostics Inc.

DSN practice management software systems now feature direct integration with LED’s Apteryx Imaging solutions LED Medical Diagnostics Inc. (“LED” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: LMD) is pleased to announce the launch of a partnership between DSN Software and LED subsidiary Apteryx,

October 10, 2017 News NewsOral Health

Canadian Dental Hygienists Celebrate Excellence

by CDHA

The Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA) is proud to recognize ten individuals for their outstanding contributions to the dental hygiene profession, the national association, research, and knowledge translation. “Our 2017 award winners have set high goals and achieved much in

October 10, 2017 News NewsOral Health

Nobel Biocare Partners with Dentalpoint AG to Offer Unique Metal-Free Two-Piece Ceramic Implant Solution

by Nobel Biocare

At the 2017 European Association of Osseointegration (EAO) Congress in Madrid, Spain, Nobel Biocare announced it has entered into a partnership agreement with Dentalpoint AG, a leader in ceramic dental implants, to add a zirconia implant solution to its portfolio.

October 10, 2017 News NewsOral Health

AACD Announces Headlining Educators for 34th Annual AACD Scientific Session

by American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry

The American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) will debut a masterpiece of comprehensive cosmetic dentistry education on April 18 – 21, 2018 at McCormick Place Lakeside Center in Chicago, Illinois. The AACD 2018 program features an expertly curated selection of

October 5, 2017 News NewsOral Health

dentalcorp Announces New Chief Dental Officer, Dr. Gary Glassman

by dentalcorp

dentalcorp, Canada’s largest network of dental clinics, today announced the appointment of Dr. Gary Glassman as Chief Dental Officer. While maintaining his full-time practice at Endodontic Specialists, Dr. Glassman will join the company’s senior leadership team to help facilitate dentalcorp’s continued

October 5, 2017 News NewsOral Health

Toronto Medical Clinic Integrates Medical and Oral Health Services

by Ross Perry, Partners in Prevention

Under the banner “Your Mouth is Part of Your Body”, a Toronto group medical practice is now offering preventive oral healthcare within its clinic. MCI’s integration of medical and preventive oral healthcare seamlessly in one clinic is a first in

October 5, 2017 News Oral Health

TiUnite® Sets the Standard for Implant Surface Evidence

by Nobel Biocare

Backed by a rapidly growing body of high-quality clinical evidence, Nobel Biocare’s proprietary TiUnite dental implant surface is setting the scientific standard for supporting evidence. In the 17 years since the launch of TiUnite, the surface has been evaluated in

October 3, 2017 News News

Expanded Dalhousie dental clinic for immigrants, refugees offers ‘such care for our teeth’

by CBC News

For the 1st time this year, dental students will be providing treatments Khaled Al-Hilal can’t remember the last time he had his teeth checked by a dentist before he came to Canada in 2016. The Syrian refugee had been living