Editor’s pickPlanmeca Cleanic™ 500 purifies indoor air in dental clinics silently yet efficiently

Large amounts of microbial aerosols are regularly generated during dental treatment which means that air purifiers can offer several benefits to dental clinics. Furthermore, safe distances are impossible to maintain in dental care, patient turnover is often high, and different chemicals are used during treatment. Air purifiers bring relief to patients and staff who suffer from allergies, …

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Perfection in laser dentistry

LightWalker lasers are designed for dental perfectionists and all forward-thinking professionals who wish to upgrade their daily dental experience with new treatment possibilities that only the …


Report finds COVID-19 rate among dentists less than 1%

Although assumed to be high risk for COVID-19, fewer than 1% of dentists in the United States (US) were found to be COVID-19 positive, according to a first-of-its-kind report based on data collected in June 2020. The result is far below other health professionals in the US. In addition, 99% of dentists are using enhanced infection control …


SHINING 3D releases AutoScan-DS-MIX

SHINING 3D, a digital dental solution provider, has released a high-end dental lab scanner: AutoScan-DS-MIX. It caters to a wide range of dental applications such as crowns, bridges, abutments, …


DGSHAPE releases VL-300 Jig Kit for LD-300

DGSHAPE Corporation, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Roland DG Corporation and a leading provider of digital fabrication tools, including 3D milling machines, 3D printers, and engraving machines, has …


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iTero Element 5D Imaging System – Expand your spectrum of visualisation in a single scan

Discover the power of one. One tip, one scan, one system – powered by the new iTero Element 5D Imaging System from Align Technology. It is the first hybrid dental imaging system that simultaneously records 3D, intra-oral colour and near infrared images (NIRI), aiding in caries detection and enabling comparison over time using iTero TimeLapse technology. Enter into a new era of patient engagement and propel your practice into new dimensions, with the iTero Element 5D Imaging System!

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Primescan – a technological milestone

Easier than ever, faster than before, more accurate than previously possible – all describe Primescan, the new intraoral scanner from Dentsply Sirona. With its completely new, patent pending digital impressioning technology Primescan enables high-precision digital impressions to be taken of the entire jaw. These scans present numerous possibilities for users. Primescan was designed for various digital workflows – with the laboratory directly in the practice, with CEREC or in cooperation with external partners. Validated interfaces noticeably simplify the process, offering dentists the flexibility they desire.