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May 11, 2022 News Cone beam computed tomographyDental TechnologyNews

Diagnocat’s Artificial Intelligence Cloud Based Software for Dental X-Rays and 3D/CBCT Imaging is Cleared for Approval by Health Canada!

by Diagnocat

Diagnocat’s dental AI imaging technology for dental professionals identifies over 30 common dental conditions on X-Rays, Pans and CBCT’s, including caries, calculus, periapical lesions and identifying rare pathologies on the CBCT images. Diagnocat offers the only 2D and 3D artificial

May 11, 2022 News Dental StudentsDental TechnologyImplantologyNews

NYU Dentistry Performs First Dental Student-led Robot-assisted Dental Implant Surgery

by NYU College of Dentistry

Robotic technology enhances dental education and clinical practice Dental students at NYU College of Dentistry became the first in the U.S. to perform dental implant surgery using state-of-the-art robotic technology. NYU Dentistry is one of only three dental schools in

May 11, 2022 News Dental StudentsDentistryNews

HPU Announces $32,000,000 Donor for New School of Dental Medicine

by Montreal Gazette

At an event today, High Point University announced the major donor for the new School of Dental Medicine, which is expected to enroll its first class in fall 2023. The announcement comes as the university continues to grow with several

May 11, 2022 News Dental StudentsDentistryNews

dentalcorp Invests $1-Million in Student Support and Well-being at the University of Alberta’s School of Dentistry

by dentalcorp

dentalcorp (TSX: DNTL), Canada’s largest and North America’s fastest growing networks of dental practices, announced a $1 million gift in student support and well-being for the University of Alberta’s (U of A) School of Dentistry. “As Canada’s leading dental services organization, we feel a responsibility to drive positive change in

May 10, 2022 News DentistryNews

123Dentist Named One of Canada’s Best Managed Companies

by 123Dentist

123Dentist is proud to be recognized for overall business performance and sustained growth with the prestigious Canada’s Best Managed Companies designation. Now in its 29th year, Canada’s Best Managed Companies remains one of the country’s leading business awards programs recognizing Canadian-owned and managed companies

May 10, 2022 News Dental StudentsNews

FoMD Researchers Earn 13 of the U of A’s 15 Fall 2021 CIHR Project Grants

by University of Alberta

The Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry continues to shine on the national research stage, receiving  13 of the University of Alberta’s 15 recently announced fall 2021 project grants from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR). The funding, totalling $11,203,977,

May 10, 2022 News DentistryNews

Welcome Hall Mission, McGill to Expand Dental Services for Most Vulnerable

by Global News

A Montreal community dental clinic providing care for lower-income patients is about to be expanded. The Jim Lund dental clinic, named after a former dean of McGill University’s Faculty of Dental Medicine and Oral Health Sciences, will be doubled in size and

May 10, 2022 News NewsOral Health

New Delta Dental Report Finds Many are Unaware of Connection Between Poor Oral Health and Serious Medical Conditions

by Delta Dental Plans Association

Today, Delta Dental released the 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 U.S. adults and parents of children ages

May 4, 2022 News NewsPatients with disabilities

Dental Students Learn Empathy Through Simulation

by Vital Record

“I created my own suit, if you will,” said Simmi Patel, DDS, opening a duffel bag full of supplies. “It’s all to show that when we have patients with disabilities, we need to rethink our instructions with them.” Patel, a clinical

May 4, 2022 News News

‘It’s Completely Illogical’: Quebec Dentists Decry Lack of Access to PCR Tests

by Montreal Gazette

Some dentists in Quebec are only now discovering they’re not eligible for PCR testing for COVID-19 — resulting in shock, confusion and occasionally hundreds of dollars worth of private testing. The province limited PCR testing to priority groups in January during the Omicron wave,

May 4, 2022 News NewsOral HealthOverall HealthSleep apneaSleep disorders

Medit and Panthera Dental Announce the Creation of a Fully Integrated Digital Workflow for the Provision of Dental Sleep Devices.

by Panthera Dental

Dentists using Medit’s intraoral scanning technology can now provide high quality treatments for patients suffering from snoring and obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in just a few clicks, following the addition of new functionality. For the first time, Medit users have

May 3, 2022 News Dental ProductNewsRoot Canal

Septodont Announces a New Product Launch BioRoot ™Flow – Bioceramic Root Canal Sealer

by Septodont

Septodont, leading manufacturer of dental anesthetics, announces a new and exciting bioceramic root canal sealer – BioRoot™ Flow.  Clinical advantages of this proprietary hydraulic sealer technology include: Creates an alkaline environment unfavorable for bacterial growth Long-lasting Ca release essential for

May 3, 2022 News Dental CareNews

Support for National Dental Care, Pharmacare and $10-a-day Daycare Drops to 4-in-10 Canadians (or less) When Tax Increases are Included, Poll Finds

by Financial Post

Support plummets to well below half of Canadians for new federal government programs, including dental care, pharmacare and $10-a-day daycare when the taxes needed to pay for them are included, finds a new Leger poll commissioned by the Fraser Institute,

May 3, 2022 News NewsOral HealthResearch

Multidisciplinary Research Takes Centre Stage

by Schulich Medicine and Dentistry

Schulich Dentistry Research Day attracted more than 300 participants from across Canada and featured 22 student oral presentations in a range of research areas. For Dr. Noha Gomaa, Assistant Professor and Associate Director for Dentistry Research, it was the diversity

May 2, 2022 News DentistryNews

‘Dental Deserts’ Form in England as Dentists Quit NHS, Experts Warn

by The Guardian

“Dental deserts” are emerging across England after more than 2,000 dentists quit the NHS last year, leaving millions of people struggling to get checkups or have toothaches fixed, a new report reveals. The exodus is exacerbating a crisis that has seen patients

April 29, 2022 News Gum DiseaseNewsOral Health

Gum Health Day 2022 Calls for Prevention, Early Detection, and Effective Treatment of Gum Diseases

by European Federation of Periodontology (EFP)

“Treat your gums” is the slogan for Gum Health Day 2022, a worldwide awareness campaign organized by the European Federation of Periodontology (EFP). The event aims to inform the public of the detrimental effects of gum diseases – gingivitis, periodontitis,

April 29, 2022 News DentistryNews

United Concordia Dental Names New President

by Highmark Inc. 

Edward Shellard, DMD, has joined United Concordia Dental as its next president this week. “With more than 30 years of clinical and leadership experience in the dental industry, Dr. Shellard brings extensive knowledge and expertise to United Concordia and is

April 27, 2022 News Dental equipmentDental TechnologyNewsScanners

Envista Completes Acquisition of Carestream Dental’s Intraoral Scanner Business

by Envista

Envista Holdings Corporation (NYSE: NVST) (“Envista”) today announced the completion of the acquisition of Carestream Dental’s Intraoral Scanner business. As previously announced, this business will be rebranded as DEXIS and will operate as part of the Envista Equipment and Consumables

April 27, 2022 News News

The Future Shines Bright: Dentsply Sirona and the AADOCR Honor Inspiring Student Researchers with the 2022 SCADA Awards

by Dentsply Sirona

Dentsply Sirona and the American Association for Dental, Oral, and Craniofacial Research (AADOCR) congratulate the recent winners of the 2022 Student Competition for Advancing Dental Research and its Application Awards (SCADA) program. Dental students participated in the virtual competition and

April 27, 2022 News Dental TeamNews

dentalcorp Signs Exclusive Partnership with Risio Institute to Fuel Growth of Certified Dental Assistants

by dentalcorp

dentalcorp (TSX: DNTL) Canada’s largest and one of North America’s fastest growing networks of dental practices, today announced an exclusive partnership with Risio Institute for Digital Dental Education, setting the foundation for a first-of-its-kind talent solution for training new Certified