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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Florida Dental Convention is asking you to save the date for its planned 2021 Florida Dental Convention, scheduled to take place in person from June 24 to 26 at the Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center in Orlando. The theme for the meeting is “People. Purpose. Passion: Pathways to Success.”
November 18, 2020 | News
BIOLASE Inc., a company that is recognized as a global leader in dental lasers, announced that it completed its leadership council meeting of the Waterlase Endo Academy on Nov. 14, forming an exclusive community of leading endodontists, dedicated to improving patient outcomes and profitability with new technology, according to a press release.
November 13, 2020 | News
Freja Håkansson from the Faculty of Odontology at the University of Gothenburg; Hanna Dahl from the Faculty of Odontology at Malmö University; Linda Liljeblad from the Department of Dental Medicine at Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm; and Evelina Svanelind from the Faculty of Odontology at the University of Umeå have received the titles of the Best Dental Students.
November 11, 2020 | News
Even as the COVID-19 pandemic exacerbates the nation’s broken oral health care system, it has created an opportunity for the industry to move toward a new, more sustainable model centered around the patient, primary care and prevention.
November 11, 2020 | News
If you haven’t yet registered for the American Academy of Implant Dentistry’s Virtual Experience, it’s not too late. The annual meeting, which started today, continues through Saturday afternoon and promises to provide one of the best opportunities to enhance your implant knowledge this year.
November 10, 2020 | News
NEW YORK, N.Y., USA: If you were worried about having a Thanksgiving weekend without a Greater New York Dental Meeting to attend, you’re in luck. The meeting will go on almost as normal, except it will be held virtually instead of in-person.
ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill., USA: On Nov. 18, the Academy of Osseointegration (AO) will host a complimentary live Zoom webinar to discuss the latest literature and research surrounding its most recent summit: “Optimized Patient Care, Converting Osseointegration to Patientintegration.”
November 6, 2020 | News
CHICAGO, Ill., USA: According to a new policy from the American Dental Association, point-of-care testing to screen patients for chronic diseases and other medical conditions, including COVID-19, that could complicate dental care or put the patient and dental staff at risk is within a dentist’s scope of practice. “Yet currently, rapid and reliable COVID-19 tests are not available to dentists for in-office use, which makes no sense,” states ADA President Dr. Daniel Klemmedson.
November 6, 2020 | News
It’s a new era for the AAP Annual Meeting, as this year’s event marks the first year it will be held entirely virtually, in light of the coronavirus pandemic. The event, held in collaboration with the Japanese Society of Periodontology and the Japanese Academy of Clinical Periodontology, went live today (Friday, Nov. 6), and will continue on through Sunday, Nov. 15.
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.
There is no better opportunity to enhance your knowledge than at the American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID) Virtual Experience, to be held Nov. 11 to 14 (Wednesday through Saturday). Attendees will be able to hear from like-minded dental professionals who elevated their practices.