April 21, 2021 | News
It’s opening day of AAE21, the annual meeting of the American Association of Endodontists, and that means it’s time to log on to the AAE21 website, where you can navigate to educational sessions, the virtual exhibit hall and much more using the tiles on the home page or through links on the left-hand navigation menu.
April 20, 2021 | Advertorial
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., U.S.: The past year has been an exhausting one for medical professionals, including dental practice owners, those working in urgent care facilities and specialists. The entire medical community has greatly suffered. As a result, many owners and workers have experienced pandemic fatigue, which encompasses the exhaustion people have collectively felt owing to COVID-19 restrictions and the frustrations resulting from obstructions in social activities, school, work and everyday life.
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.
AAE21, the annual meeting of the American Association of Endodontists, will take place April 21 to 24 (Wednesday through Saturday). The event is being conducted completely online using a virtual platform allowing attendees to view general sessions, enjoy live and on-demand educational content, participate in small-group video chats and interact with exhibitors.
April 14, 2021 | News
WASHINGTON, U.S.: As vaccine supply continues to increase in the coming weeks and all adults across the United States become eligible for vaccination, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has launched an online portal to help dental providers navigate the training and registration they will need to complete in order to become a part of the expanded COVID-19 vaccine workforce.
April 14, 2021 | News
All private group and individual health insurance plans would be required to cover medically necessary services resulting from birth defects under bipartisan federal legislation introduced in March in both the House and Senate.
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).
April 12, 2021 | News
NEW YORK, U.S.: Older adults with more harmful than healthy bacteria in their periodontal tissue are more likely to have evidence for amyloid beta— a key biomarker for Alzheimer’s disease—in their cerebrospinal fluid (CSF), according to new research from NYU College of Dentistry and Weill Cornell Medicine. However, this imbalance in oral bacteria was not associated with another Alzheimer’s biomarker called tau.
April 9, 2021 | Advertorial
Digitization can bring dental technicians and dentists closer together. How new opportunities arising from this interdisciplinary approach can be used best is the topic of Amann Girrbach’s AG.Live CON virtual congress, which will be held from April 20–24.
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.
April 8, 2021 | News
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April 6, 2021 | News
CHICAGO, Ill., USA: The Foundation for Endodontics, the philanthropic arm of the American Association of Endodontists, and U.S. Endo Partners are launching the Foundation for Endodontics’ & U.S. Endo Partners’ Domestic Access to Care Program.
April 2, 2021 | News
PHOENIX, Ariz., USA: The Pacific Dental Services Foundation Dentists for Special Needs office recognizes World Autism Awareness Day (April 2) and National Autism Awareness Month. The office provides high quality oral health care for children and adults with developmental and intellectual disabilities, including Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).
March 24, 2021 | News
It’s always important to look to the future to see what is coming as well as to understand how you can be a part of ensuring that you’re helping to make it a good one, and with the ADSO’s “Boldly Evolving Dentistry: A Members-Only Virtual Event,” one opportunity to do just that is right here.
March 23, 2021 | News
The Association of Dental Support Organizations (ADSO) applauds the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) decision to expand the group of qualified professionals able to administer the COVID-19 vaccine to include dentists.
March 22, 2021 | News
The Association of Dental Support Organizations (ADSO) announced that its board of directors has selected Andrew Smith as the next executive director of the organization.
March 19, 2021 | News
TEMPE, Ariz., USA: Align Technology has announced the winner of the 2020 Invisalign Ortho Summit Case Shoot-out, one of the company’s live case presentations during the virtual Summit.
March 17, 2021 | News
RACINE, Wis., USA: After six decades in dentistry, John J. Stropko, DDS, a microendodontist and inventor, has retired. He has handed the manufacturing and sale of the Stropko Irrigator to Vista Apex.