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January 19, 2018 News Oral Health

Dentsply Sirona on YouTube: 2 Million Views

by Dentsply Sirona

Dentsply Sirona social media channels are among the most successful in the dental sector: The company’s various Facebook sites have more than 500,000 followers and the Dentsply Sirona channel has more than 7,000 subscribers on YouTube. A new milestone of

January 18, 2018 News Oral Health

Beyes Launching its Advanced, High-Speed AirLight M800X Air-Driven Handpiece During Chicago Midwinter Meeting

by Beyes

Beyes Dental Canada, the largest Canadian dental handpiece manufacturer with a tradition of revolutionizing the dental industry with groundbreaking advancements in precision dental instruments, will be showcasing its new AirLight M800X handpiece at booth #813 during the 2018 Chicago Midwinter

January 18, 2018 News Oral Health

Dentsply Sirona Acquires Cleverdent Ltd.

by Dentsply Sirona

Dentsply Sirona today announced the definitive agreement to acquire Cleverdent Limited. Cleverdent Ltd. developed the ClasenUNO®  an innovative fusion of a dental mirror and high volume evacuation (HVE) tip which perfectly complements Dentsply Sirona’s portfolio. Dentsply Sirona is committed to

January 17, 2018 News Oral Health

2018 Australian Dental Industry Awards Nominations Open

by Australian Dental Industry Association

Businesses across the dental industry are being encouraged to enter the 2018 Australian Dental Industry Awards. This event recognizes the dental product manufacturers and suppliers that have empowered oral health professionals to advance the health and well-being of all Australians.

January 17, 2018 News Oral Health

Dentsply Sirona Announces the Addition of New Board Members

by Dentsply Sirona

Dentsply Sirona, The Dental Solutions Company™, today announced that the size of its Board of Directors has been increased from nine to twelve members and that three new board members have been appointed.  Joining the Board of Directors are Betsy

January 17, 2018 News Oral Health

Donald M. Casey Jr. Appointed Chief Executive Officer of Dentsply Sirona

by Dentsply Sirona

Dentsply Sirona, The Dental Solutions Company™, today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Donald M. Casey Jr. as Chief Executive Officer and as a member of the Company’s Board of Directors, effective February 12, 2018. Mr. Casey succeeds

January 17, 2018 News Oral Health

New Research Concludes that the Canary System™ Accurately Measures Caries Lesion Volume and Depth

by The Canary System

Trying to assess the size of an area of tooth decay is a major clinical challenge. Visually, the area may appear as a white or brown spot but what is going on beneath the surface?  The Open Dentistry Journal has

January 16, 2018 News Oral Health

Air Techniques Donates to Helping Haitian Angels

by Air Techniques, Inc.

Air Techniques, Inc., a leading innovator and manufacturer of dental equipment, has donated a VacStar 20 Wet Vacuum System to the Helping Haitian Angels (HHA) KAV Dental Clinic. The Helping Haitian Angels (HHA), a non-profit Christian organization, was founded by

January 15, 2018 News Oral Health

Academy of Laser Dentistry Now Accepting Applications for 2018 Research Grants

by Academy of Laser Dentistry

The Academy of Laser Dentistry (ALD) the only independent and unbiased non-profit association dedicated to improving patient care with the proper use of laser technology, is now accepting applications for the Dr. Eugene M. Seidner Research Grants Program. Named in

December 28, 2017 News Oral Health

Septodont Announces New Alliance with Importaciones Dental Universitario

by Septodont

Septodont, the Global Leader in Dental Pain Management, announces a new strategic alliance with Importaciones Dental Universitario (IDU) based in Cali, Colombia. The Septodont & IDU alliance represents a key opportunity to launch the Septodont product line into a country

December 19, 2017 News Oral Health

Dental Patients Should Maximize Their Benefits with Quality Care and Materials This Holiday Season

by National Association of Dental Laboratories

As the calendar year comes to an end, the National Association of Dental Laboratories (NADL) is reminding patients to take advantage of any unused dental insurance benefits while making informed decisions about their dental restorations. The association is also encouraging

December 19, 2017 News Oral Health

Research Published Showing the Canary System Can Accurately Detect Caries Beneath the Intact Margins of Amalgam Restorations

by The Canary System

The Open Dentistry Journal has just published a study entitled “In Vitro Detection of Caries Around Amalgam Restorations using Four Different Modalities” (https://benthamopen.com/contents/pdf/TODENTJ/TODENTJ-11-609.pdf ). This paper concluded that The Canary System® can detect caries under the intact margins of amalgam

December 18, 2017 News Oral Health

Lions, Dolphins and More: Saving animals’ teeth with root canal treatment from Dentsply Sirona Endodontics

by Dentsply Sirona Inc.

Today, dental treatment provided to animals is also performed using the latest technologies. Saving the teeth of animals is essential for basic needs such as eating but also for self-defense, and root canal treatments can prevent potentially life-threatening infections. The

December 14, 2017 News Oral Health

Henry Schein Celebrates The Season With Its 19th Annual Holiday Cheer For Children Program

by Henry Schein, Inc. 

Team Schein Members Collect Toys, Clothing, Games, and More for Participating Children and Their Families at 20 Henry Schein Locations Around the World Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC) is celebrating the holidays this December with more than 1,000 underserved children

December 12, 2017 News Oral Health

Government of Canada Supports Healthier Smiles

by Canadian Institutes of Health Research

National research network receives $850,000 to advance oral health research to better address the needs of Canadians A national network of researchers will receive additional funding from the Government of Canada to support its work to improve the oral health

December 12, 2017 News Oral Health

Winnipeg Dentist Turning Baby Teeth Black — To Keep Kids Out of Surgery

by CBC News

Silver diamine fluoride a low-cost way to halt (but not fix) tooth decay A new treatment for dental cavities could mean that fewer kids need to squirm through complex dental surgeries or go under general anesthetic. Dentist and University of

December 12, 2017 News Oral Health

3D Printed Products – Industry Leads Regulatory Reform

by ADIA

The Australian Dental Industry Association (ADIA) is leading the charge in supporting the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) develop new regulatory standards for 3D printed medical devices. “Australia’s dental industry has proven itself to be an early adopter of 3D printed medical devices which has

December 5, 2017 News Oral Health

New Futuredontics’ Report Reveals Growth of Social Media Usage Among Dental Professionals

by Futuredontics®

Futuredontics® has released an exclusive new report for dental professionals entitled, “How Dental Practices Use Social Media.” The report is now available to all dental professionals as a free download. The comprehensive 21-page report offers an in-depth view of social

December 5, 2017 News Oral Health

Monarch Vinyl Upholstery Cleaner by Air Techniques Receives High Reviews

by Air Techniques, Inc.

Air Techniques, Inc., a leading innovator and manufacturer of dental equipment, received stellar reviews for Monarch Vinyl Upholstery Cleaner. The upholstery cleaner was evaluated by 12 dental professionals. This Peer-to-Peer product evaluation was conducted by Dental Product Shopper. Monarch Vinyl

December 1, 2017 News Oral Health

Crosstex Expands Product Portfolio with Acquisition of SAFE-FLO® Saliva Ejector Products

by Crosstex

Innovative Technology Eliminates Risk of Backflow and Reduces Risk of Cross Contamination Cantel Medical Corp. subsidiary, Crosstex International, Inc. (“Crosstex”), continues its market diversification and expansion with the acquisition of SAFE-FLO® Saliva Ejector products from RJC Products LLC (“RJC Products”).