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February 14, 2018 News Oral Health

Dentsply Sirona Again Named “Top Employer”

by Dentsply Sirona

Since 1991, the Top Employers Institute has investigated employers around the world that have outstanding human resources management and strategies. Employers who are oriented toward the success of their employees ensure that they can continue to develop personally and professionally.

February 13, 2018 News Oral Health

ADA Offers 6 Ways to Stay Kissable for Valentine’s Day

by American Dental Association

From the “Kiss Me” messages on tiny candy hearts to romantic songs on the radio, a kiss is probably on your list this Valentine’s Day. Before cozying up to your loved one this year, make sure your mouth is in

February 12, 2018 News Oral Health

Canadian Dentist Promotes Education for Rural Kids

by The Times of India

Papneja, whose family migrated from Bhatti Chak near Gujranwala in Pakistan to India during the Partition, is known as one of the most successful dentists in Canada. He is equally well-known for promoting education among India’s underprivileged rural children through the concept of student hostels.

February 12, 2018 News Oral Health

Dentist says Ontario Needs to Contribute More to Healthy Smiles Program

by CBC News

Dentists absorbing almost half of service costs for poor kids under provincial program, says Sudbury dentist A Sudbury dentist says Ontario needs to cough-up more for its Healthy Smiles dental program. The provincial government enacted the program for low-income kids almost

February 12, 2018 News Oral Health

Canadian Volunteers to Provide Dental Work in Haiti

by Global News

A group of Canadian dental professionals and volunteers are heading to Haiti next month to provide much-needed dental care. On a previous trip to the Caribbean country, they saw hundreds of patients, 10 to 12 hour days, and very poor

February 12, 2018 News Oral Health

Dentsply Sirona Digital Dentures Announces Further Expansion Internally and Externally

by Dentsply Sirona

DENTSPLY SIRONA Inc. (“Dentsply Sirona”) (NASDAQ: XRAY) Dentsply Sirona is pleased to announce that the upcoming Q1 launch of inLab SW 18 will allow Dentsply Sirona inLab users the ability to mill Digital Dentures right in-house using the inLab MC

February 6, 2018 News Oral Health

Ontario’s Dentists Urge Provincial Government to Do More for Low-Income Kids

by Ontario Dental Association

Close to 300,000 children in need of dental care aren’t getting it. The Ontario Dental Association (ODA) has launched an awareness campaign to help Ontarians understand the dangerous funding gap in public dental care. Dentists across the province currently treat

February 6, 2018 News Oral Health

Yale Dental Students Took Selfie with Severed Heads

by CTV News

Graduate dental school students and a top University of Connecticut orthodontics professor took a selfie with two severed heads used for medical research at a training workshop at Yale University last year — an episode Yale officials called “disturbing” and

February 6, 2018 News Oral Health

ACTIVA Receives 2018 Top Bioactive Product Award from The Dental Advisor

by PULPDENT®

ACTIVATM BioACTIVE-RESTORATIVETM received the Top Bioactive Product Award from THE DENTAL ADVISOR for the third year running in 2018. The first esthetic bioactive dental material continues to impress dentist evaluators. ACTIVA BioACTIVE responds to pH changes in the oral environment by releasing

February 6, 2018 News Oral Health

Invisalign® Brand Strengthens its Commitment to the Middle East with Opening of First Regional Office in Dubai

by Align Technology, Inc.

Invisalign MEA DMCC, a subsidiary of Align Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALGN) and provider of the leading Invisalign clear aligner brand, today announced it would be extending its global reach by opening its first regional office in the Middle East based

February 5, 2018 News Oral Health

Dentsply Sirona Further Increases Focus and Announces New Lab Strategic Business Unit

by Dentsply Sirona

Dentsply Sirona, the world’s largest and most diversified manufacturer of professional dental products and technologies, has established a new Lab Strategic Business Unit (SBU) incorporating the successful Laboratory CAD/CAM business with the renowned Dentsply Sirona Prosthetics material business. The SBU

January 31, 2018 News Oral Health

Henry Schein Commits $250,000 In Health Care Products To America’s Dentists Care Foundation In Support Of Free Oral Health Care For People In Need

by Henry Schein, Inc.

Donated Product Will Be Used At Up To 50 Free Mission of Mercy Dental Clinics Across the U.S. Henry Schein, Inc. today announced its commitment to donate up to $250,000 in health care products over two years to the America’s

January 30, 2018 News Oral Health

Dentists Warn of ‘Dental Hygiene Kits’ Sold Through Groupon

by Global News, Canada

Groupon has come under fire for selling so-called dental hygiene kits for people to use at home. As Global’s Phil Carpenter reports, dental workers in Montreal say using the instruments incorrectly can be a safety hazard. Cleaning your teeth isn’t

January 30, 2018 News Oral Health

The American Dental Association Announces Promotion of Robert Quashie to Vice President, Business Operations & Strategy

by American Dental Association

The American Dental Association (ADA) announced today that Robert Quashie has been promoted to the position of vice president, business operations & strategy. Quashie will provide strategic guidance and operational support to multiple ADA divisions, operating teams and project teams

January 26, 2018 News Oral Health

New Futuredontics® Infographic Shows How Online Videos Help Dentists Attract Patients

by Futuredontics®

Futuredontics®, the parent company of 1-800-DENTIST®, announced today the release of “Why Your Dental Practice Needs Its Own Video” — the latest in a popular series of infographics aimed at helping dental practices improve patient acquisition and retention.  Designed to

January 26, 2018 News Oral Health

ADA Foundation Names Give Kids A Smile® Continuity of Care Grant Recipients

by American Dental Association

Funds to help three GKAS programs establish dental homes for kids in need. The ADA Foundation has named three organizations as recipients of its 2018 Give Kids A Smile Continuity of Care Grants, with the goal of helping these established

January 24, 2018 News Oral Health

Latter, Rayburn & Mayberry to Present Keynotes at 34th Annual AACD Scientific Session in Chicago

by American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry

The 34th Annual AACD Scientific Session will take place April 18-21, 2018, at McCormick Place Lakeside Center in Chicago, IL, and will include three dynamic general sessions from acclaimed speakers Ashley Latter, Mike Rayburn and Matt Mayberry. Ashley Latter will

January 23, 2018 News NewsOral Health

McGill Faculty of Dentistry Accused of Harassment, Sexual Assault

by The McGill Tribune

McGill’s Faculty of Dentistry has come under scrutiny following a Dec. 14 CBC report on student allegations of harassment and sexual assault by multiple professors and employees. A former McGill student reported having been sexually assaulted by a dentist at

January 22, 2018 News Oral Health

UB Dental Adds Nurses, Dieticians and Audiologists to Treat More than Smiles on Annual Day of Care

by University at Buffalo

Give Kids A Smile Day to focus on total health, offer new services that include hearing loss screenings, healthy eating guidance and Medicaid enrollment support. The University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine is delivering more than healthy smiles this

January 22, 2018 News Oral Health

Dentsply Sirona is Celebrating a Double Success ‒ Production of the 50,000th Orthophos and 50,000th Heliodent Plus

by Dentsply Sirona

At the start of the new year 2018, Dentsply Sirona, the market leader in the dental industry, can celebrate a double success with two high-quality imaging systems: In Bensheim, the 50,000th Orthophos was produced in December and the 50,000th Heliodent