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University aims to make dentistry more diverse

January 20, 2021 | Education | News

BUFFALO, N.Y., U.S.: A student at the University at Buffalo (UB) School of Dental Medicine has developed a new initiative that aims to remove barriers to studying dentistry for students of color. The free program, named Destination Dental School, is open to eligible undergraduate students from all over the U.S. and will provide them with a number of mentoring, training and sponsorship opportunities.

AO 2021 Virtual Meeting to provide many one-of-a-kind benefits

January 19, 2021 | News

The Academy of Osseointegration’s 2021 Virtual Meeting will provide a unique, exciting and interactive experience with several benefits, including an incredible value for your educational dollar extending well beyond the meeting, meeting organizers said.

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Curve Dental launches Curve GRO

January 13, 2021 | Business | News

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.

ADSO to hold a virtual event for its members March 24-25

January 7, 2021 | News

The Association of Dental Support Organizations (ADSO) recently announced that “Boldly Evolving Dentistry: A Members-Only Virtual Event” will take place March 24-25.

Five steps to practicing pain-free dentistry

January 7, 2021 | News

PORTLAND, Ore., U.S.: Research shows that 75% of dental professionals complain of musculoskeletal pain, and now the COVID-19 pandemic is adding to the problem by causing additional stress and physical exertion. Dr. Bethany Valachi, author of Practice Dentistry Pain-Free: Evidence-based Strategies to Prevent Pain and Extend Your Career and clinical instructor of ergonomics at Oregon Health and Science University in Portland, will hold a live webinar on Jan. 13 to provide an overview of her five-step system that aims to take the pain out of dental practice.

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AO 2021 Virtual Meeting to provide one-of-a-kind dynamic experience

December 30, 2020 | News

The Academy of Osseointegration (AO) is moving its Annual Meeting forward with an exciting, fully virtual and interactive format. Registration is now open for Game Changers, March 12-14, 2021.

First fluoride-containing bioglass toothpaste cleared for sale in the U.S.

December 24, 2020 | News

SILVER SPRING, Md., U.S./LONDON, U.K.: BioMin Technologies has announced that its BioMin Restore Plus toothpaste has received 510(k) clearance from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for relief of dentine hypersensitivity. The toothpaste is available only on prescription from registered U.S. dental clinicians and is based on BioMin F, a patented bioactive glass complex developed in the laboratories of Queen Mary University of London in the U.K. Dr.Collins, the U.S. license holder, anticipates that the product will become available in the country in spring 2021.

Artificial intelligence technology powers award-winning clinical research

December 23, 2020 | News

TORONTO, Ontario, CANADA: Dentists can expect to do better than ever before in catching undiagnosed or overlooked conditions and identifying pathologies, thanks to radiographic analysis available from Denti.AI, according to new clinical research disclosed by the company.

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AAE Statement: Don’t put endodontic care on hold

December 21, 2020 | News

CHICAGO, Ill., USA: In a recent statement, the American Association of Endodontists (AAE) announced that it is strong in its stance that, amid a potential COVID-19 resurgence and reversion in many areas to tightened restrictions, teeth can and should continue to be saved by endodontists.

Sonendo announces 500,000th patient treated with GentleWave Procedure

December 8, 2020 | News

LAGUNA HILLS, Calif., USA: Sonendo, developer of the GentleWave System, has announced that more than 500,000 patients have been treated with the GentleWave Procedure.

Henry Schein Custom Branding helps practices put name and logo in hands of their patients

December 7, 2020 | Business | News

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.

DHP announces new logo and refreshed branding

December 4, 2020 | Business | News

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.

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Fotona purchases dental division of A.R.C. LASER

December 1, 2020 | News

In August, Fotona completed the purchase of the Fox III and Fox IV laser systems and the EmunDo Therapy system from A.R.C. Laser GmbH. This purchase includes all medical specialties, including dentistry, with the exceptions of ophthalmology, otolaryngology and veterinary applications.

AO launches unique virtual member community

November 30, 2020 | News

With a mission to facilitate high-quality clinical and practice management collaboration and encourage its members to stay engaged with more than 4,000 other professionals around the world, the Academy of Osseointegration (AO) has created a secure virtual community for high-quality clinical and practice management discussions.

2020 Greater New York Dental Meeting: Celebrating dentistry

November 29, 2020 | Events | News

NEW YORK, N.Y., USA: It wouldn’t be the week after Thanksgiving without the Greater New York Dental Meeting, but even though the doors to the Jacob K. Javits Center remain closed because of COVID-19, the meeting is still taking place and offers as many opportunities as ever.

Clearing the air: A look at Radic8 VirusKiller Technology

November 27, 2020 | News

While dentistry has been on the forefront of infection control with the sterilization of instrumentation, the proper surface disinfection of surfaces, the use of PPE and the control of intraoral aerosol through rubber dam use and high-volume evacuation (HVE), general office air purification is becoming the next level of protection to consider.

Air Techniques announces new products and whitepaper study ahead of Greater New York Dental Meeting

November 27, 2020 | Business | News

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.

Henry Schein announces virtual presence at Greater New York Dental Meeting

November 25, 2020 | News

MELVILLE, N.Y., USA: Henry Schein Inc. has announced its virtual presence at the Greater New York Dental Meeting (GNYDM), featuring dedicated booths for 3-D imaging, 3-D printing and CAD/CAM solutions.

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