Kettenbach LP is located in Huntington Beach, Calif., and it is the exclusive U.S. distributor for Kettenbach GmbH & Co. KG, located in Eschenburg, Germany. Founded by August Kettenbach in 1944, Kettenbach GmbH was created for the development and marketing of medical and dental products.
CLOVIS, Calif., USA: To help perfect running the engine of an endo business and form the foundation for a successful practice — from patient experience to employee satisfaction to the bottom line — FlowPatterns has announced the launch of Endodontic SuperSystems (ESS).
PITTSTON, Pa., USA: For dental teams, patient care takes top priority each day, without question. Regular updates of antivirus, imaging and practice management software likely do not receive that same level of attention. This puts practitioners — and their patients — in a vulnerable position, susceptible to attacks on their invaluable data at every moment.
A newcomer with an interesting story emerged on the U.S. implant scene last fall during the global pandemic. Ditron Dental USA, the U.S. affiliate of Ditron Dental, officially began commercial operations in October.
MELVILLE, N.Y., USA: Henry Schein Inc. has donated more than 10 million items of personal protective equipment (PPE) and supplies worth millions of dollars to enhance the safety of front-line health care professionals, social service providers, underserved populations and people with intellectual disabilities.
MELVILLE, N.Y., USA: During the recent Chicago Midwinter Meeting, Henry Schein Inc. hosted a global media event, “Managing Through Crisis for a Stronger Tomorrow.” The virtual discussion allowed the company’s leadership to present its view of the future of dentistry within the context of the COVID-19 pandemic.
According to industry experts in a new report, the worldwide dental implant market was valued at $2.728 billion in 2019 and is anticipated to record substantial growth between 2020 and 2025. Rising prevalence of tooth decay, especially among the booming geriatric population, and growing demand for cosmetic dentistry are the key growth catalysts of the industry.
HOUSTON, Texas, USA: In March of 2020, Forward Science, a privately held MedTech company founded in Stafford, Texas, began utilizing its FDA-regulated facility to create high-quality surface disinfectant and hand sanitizer in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
COSTA MESA, Calif., and CHICAGO, Ill., USA: CareCredit, a provider of health, wellness and personal care credit products, and RevenueWell, a provider of patient engagement solutions, recently announced a partnership to help practices aid more of their patients get the care they need.
MELVILLE, N.Y., USA: Henry Schein Inc. received a score of 100 on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 2021 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), the nation’s foremost benchmarking survey and report measuring corporate policies and practices related to LGBTQ workplace equality.
PROVO, Utah, USA: Curve Dental, a provider of cloud-based dental solutions, has announced the release of Curve GRO, the company’s next-generation patient engagement platform. According to the company, GRO is one of the only solutions that maintains all patient communication and patient records within a single database.
MELVILLE, N.Y., USA: Henry Schein Inc. has launched Henry Schein Custom Branding (HSCB). The new business is powered by Wild Marketing Group (WMG), a promotional products and branding company with nearly 30 years of experience.
In January 2021, Dental Health Products Inc. (DHP) will celebrate its 30th anniversary in the dental industry. To accompany this milestone, the company is announcing a new logo and reinvigorated branding to fit its identity.
MELVILLE, N.Y., USA: Air Techniques has introduced the Mojave Mobile, described by the company as the only extra and intraoral vacuum solution, along with new high-volume evacuators, the HVE Air Protect XL and the HVE Air Protect XL Plus. In coordination with these new products, Air Techniques has teamed up with Dürr Dental and Dr. Martin Koch to scientifically provide conclusive results of the products’ effectiveness and the importance of aerosol and spray mist containment.
NEW YORK, N.Y., and PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla., USA: Cerberus Capital Management, L.P., known as a global leader in alternative investing, announced that one of its affiliates has acquired National Dentex Labs (NDX), the largest network of fully owned dental labs in the United States dedicated to providing superior restorative dentistry solutions.
MELVILLE, N.Y., USA: Henry Schein Inc. is now offering TeleDent by MouthWatch, a teledentistry and patient engagement platform that incorporates live video conferencing, patient messaging and cloud collaboration to ensure a seamless integration into the dental practice, Henry Schein announced in a press release.
MELVILLE, N.Y., USA: Henry Schein Inc. has entered into an agreement with Zyris Inc. (formerly Isolite Systems) to be the exclusive distributor of its complete dental isolation system. Schein is now offering the full line of Zyris products. These devices are designed to help dental professionals have greater control and visibility for procedures that require patients’ teeth to be isolated and repaired dry, such as laser surgery, crown preparations, restorations and extractions.
Jim Glidewell was hospitalized for 12 days recently with COVID-19, and he recounted his experience in Chairside Magazine. “The intubation left me depressed, and the drugs administered left me confused,” the founder and CEO of Glidewell Laboratories wrote in an article titled “My Personal Battle With COVID-19.”