Live WebinarPeriodontitis: A crash course in the context of the new World Workshop Classification, from diagnosis to treatment and maintenance
08 Mar 2021, 12:00 PM EST (New York)
Jonathan Du Toit MSc (Dent), MChD (OMP), FCD(SA) OMP, PhD
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.
February 1, 2021 | News
“Stacey” was in desperate need of help, but her situation seemed hopeless. With her father in prison and an absentee mother who is addicted to drugs, she lives with her grandmother, Sue. Stacey urgently needed a crown on a deteriorated tooth, but the $1,000 procedure was not covered by her state-funded health plan and cost more than Sue could afford living on Social Security.
The world has changed a lot in the past year, and Yankee Dental Congress is changing with it. For the next three days (Jan. 28 to 30), you can participate in Yankee Dental Congress 2021 via an entirely digital experience.
ATLANTA, Ga., USA: The Thomas P. Hinman Dental Meeting plans to host its 2021 meeting March 12 and 13 both in person at the Omni Atlanta Hotel at CNN Center and virtually, with live streaming courses and events.
January 20, 2021 | Education
Zirconia implants are the best solution for missing teeth in the cosmetic region. Those who attend a live webinar to be presented by Dr. Paresh Patel, ICOI diplomate, will learn why the innovations in zirconia implants are an essential benefit to the dental practice. “Zirconia Implants for the Cosmetic Zone” will be presented on Wednesday, Feb. 17, at 7 p.m. EST (New York).
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.