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June 15, 2022 News NewsPeriodontics

European Guideline on Advanced Gum Disease Announced at EuroPerio10 Congress

by European Federation of Periodontology

The first European guideline for the treatment of advanced (stage IV) periodontitis has just been published in the Journal of Clinical Periodontology (1), official publication of the European Federation of Periodontology (EFP). This groundbreaking S3-level clinical practice guideline (1) has

June 15, 2022 News DentistryNews

Edra Publishing Announces the Launch of SEE: Art, Esthetics, Dental Photography

by Ivoclar

Edra Publishing announces the launch of SEE: Art, Esthetics, Dental Photography written by Amanda Seay, DDS, FACD. FAGD. A nationally and internationally recognized speaker, award-winning educator, and leading voice in esthetic dentistry, Dr. Seay takes the reader on her journey

June 15, 2022 News DentistryNewsPractice management

New Poll Results: The Current State of Dental Staffing in the U.S.

by ADA

The latest wave of HPI’s Economic Outlook and Emerging Issues in Dentistry poll conducted between May 17-22, 2022, sheds new light on the impact the dental staff shortage is having on practices across the country. Key findings include: Recruitment Needs:

June 14, 2022 News Dental HygieneNewsOral Health

Canadian Dental Hygienists Association Releases Policy Paper on a National Oral Health Care Plan for Canadian Seniors


In a policy paper, the Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA) is calling on the Government of Canada to commit $2 billion over five years to provincial and territorial governments to deliver a pan-Canadian oral health program that would give Canadian seniors,

June 14, 2022 News NewsOral Health

Improving Dental Care by Linking Medical and Dental Records in Health Information Exchanges

by Regenstrief Institute

Dental professionals require access to each patient’s complete electronic health record – including laboratory test results and current prescriptions – so they can provide the best care possible; care that is safe for the patient, promotes preventive management and improves

June 14, 2022 News News

Dentli Bridges Gap Between Oral Health Awareness by Connecting Patients with Top-Rated Dentists in Canada

by Financial Post

Lumens Dental Corp., a dental technology company located in Toronto, announced the release of Dentli™, a dental directory SaaS connecting patients to top-rated dentists in Canada. This release adds another tool to the Lumens Dental Corp. portfolio, focusing on dental

June 13, 2022 News News

Two Dentists Credited as Heroes in Encino Hospital Stabbing

by CBS News

Dr. Parham Saadat and his partner at a dentistry in Encino were getting ready to head home for the weekend when they spotted a man in scrubs who was bleeding excessively. “We were walking by and noticed a gentleman with

June 9, 2022 News NewsOral Health

NIDCR Director to Deliver Lecture on State of Oral Health at UB

by The University at Buffalo

The University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine will welcome Rena D’Souza, DDS, PhD, director of the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (NIDCR), to deliver a report on the status of oral health in the United States and

June 8, 2022 News Dental HygieneNewsOral Health

Joint Statement from the Oral Health Professions Regulators

by College of Dental Hygienists of Ontario

The CDHO has partnered with Ontario’s oral health regulatory Colleges to produce the following statement on fallow times and closed operatories. This statement is endorsed by: Glenn Pettifer – Registrar/CEO, CDHO Roderick Tom-Ying – Acting Registrar/CEO, CDO Dan Faulkner –

June 8, 2022 News News

Russian-born Dentist Does Pro Bono Dental Work for Ukrainian Refugee


On a recent morning in Solana Beach, Olena Vorobiova sat down for a dental procedure delayed by the war in Ukraine. “We are in a very serious and heartbreaking situation,” Vorobiova said in translated Russian. “We have nothing other than

June 7, 2022 News NewsOral Health

ODA Calling on Newly Elected Government to Fix Ontario’s Dental Programs

by ODA

For more than 30 years, Dr. Lisa Bentley has been providing dental care to thousands of people in Mississauga and has seen first-hand how badly underfunded Ontario’s dental programs are. As the new president of the Ontario Dental Association (ODA),

June 6, 2022 News Dental HygieneNews

Oral Science Launches Perichlor Chlorhexidine Without Alcohol, for the Optimal Patient Experience!

by Oral Science

Oral Science is proud to launch Perichlor (DIN 02240433), an Alcohol-Free 0.12% Chlorhexidine Gluconate Oral Rinse. Perichlor is indicated for use as part of a professional program for the treatment of moderate to severe gingivitis, and for management of associated

June 6, 2022 News DentistryNews

Inside the Corporate Dash to Buy Up Dentists’ Offices, Veterinary Clinics and Pharmacies

by The Globe and Mail

Jordyn Hewer had a plan: Go to veterinary school, get a decade of experience under his belt and then buy his own practice. The first two steps went off without a hitch. He graduated from the University of Montreal’s veterinary

June 3, 2022 News DentistryNews

Weave Wins Dental Product Shopper Readers’ Choice Award

by Weave

Weave (NYSE: WEAV), the all-in-one customer communication platform for small business, has won the Dental Product Shopper Readers’ Choice Award in the patient communication category for the second consecutive year. Dental Product Shopper readers identified winners of the Reader’s Choice

June 2, 2022 News DentistryNews

Ivoclar Committed to Energy Sustainable Future

by Ivoclar Group

Ivoclar Inc. North America announced a major investment in solar energy to power its Amherst, NY corporate headquarters, transitioning from fossil fuel dependent to renewable energy as part of the company’s continued global commitment to a safer, healthier environment.  The

June 2, 2022 News Dental TechnologyDentistryNews

NEW LED Light from Forest


DENTALEZ is pleased to announce the latest bright spot in our collection of Forest Operatory Lights! Introducing our 9073 LED operatory light, a modern, premium light to round out our Forest operatory offerings. The Blend of Premium Performance and Forest

June 2, 2022 News NewsOral Health

Study Reveals the Prevalence and Determinants of Eating Problems Among Older Home Care Clients

by University of Eastern Finland

­­Eating problems are common among older home care clients, a new study from the University of Eastern Finland shows. Nearly 30% of the 250 older care clients studied reported poor appetite, 20% had problems with chewing, 14% had problems with

June 1, 2022 News News

dentalcorp Announces the Appointment of Julian Perez to Chief Legal Officer

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 today the promotion of Julian Perez to Chief Legal Officer (CLO), commencing immediately. As a member of dentalcorp’s senior leadership team, Mr. Perez will

June 1, 2022 News NewsOral Health

Study May Explain Why People with Both Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes are Prone to Tooth Decay

by Rutgers University

People with both Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes are prone to tooth decay, and a new study from Rutgers may explain why: reduced strength and durability of enamel and dentin, the hard substance under enamel that gives structure to

May 27, 2022 News News

Most Canadians Satisfied with Their Health Benefit Plans, Finds Survey

by Wealth Professionals

The results of a new survey indicate Canadians are generally content with the health benefit plans they have access to, and find them beneficial in addressing cost-of-living issues. According to a public opinion study conducted by Abacus Data for the