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exocad Insights 2018: A Global User Event For Dental Technicians And Dentists

15-10-2018

The globally renowned software company, exocad, is inviting dental technicians and dentists to gain more insight into the unparalleled flexibility and design freedom of its latest software in Darmstadt on 19th – 20th November 2018. The two-day event offers an inspiring program of software sessions, industry partner shows and international …

Internationally Renowned Paediatric Dentist Appointed To BIOLASE Board Of Directors

15-10-2018

BIOLASE, Inc., the global leader in dental lasers, announced on 9th October that Dr. Elaine C. Wagner, a retired Rear Admiral with 33 years of service in the United States Navy, has been appointed to its Board of Directors. "Dr. Wagner is a renowned leader in the practice of paediatric dentistry, and her vast experience combined with strong …

Hu-Friedy Launches Exclusive Subscription Sharpening Service For Busy Dental Professionals

15-10-2018

Hu-Friedy, the global leader in dental instrument manufacturing and infection prevention solutions, announced on 10th October the launch of EverCare, a new subscription-based scaler sharpening service for dental professionals that demand peak performance from their Hu-Friedy instruments. Even the highest quality dental scalers and curettes lose …

ACTIVA BioACTIVE-CEMENT Receives Top Rating From REALITY

15-10-2018

ACTIVA BioACTIVE-CEMENT received the top rating from REALITY in the “Resin Cements – Dual-Cured Only – Self-Adhesive” category. Some traditional, non-bioactive dental cements can wash away over time, leaving teeth vulnerable to acid attack and additional decay. The result can be painful and costly for patients, who find …

Komet USA Introduces New Sonic Tips For Crown Preparations

12-10-2018

The Komet SonicLine instrument selection has been expanded to include two special Sonic tips for crown preparation, SF856.000.018 and SF878K.000.018, which correspond to Komet’s 856 (S6856.314.018) and 878K (S6878K.314.018) rotary crown-preparation diamonds, respectively. Sonic tip SF856.000.018 features a round …

2019 Aruba Dental Conference Announced

11-10-2018

White sands, crystal waters, blue skies – and six of dentistry’s most knowledgeable speakers. Mix sunny relaxation with the latest in continuing education, and get inspired at the 5th Annual Aruba Dental Conference, presented by Clinician’s Choice! Happening 21st January-2nd February 2019 at the Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort Spa and …

Periodontal Disease Bacteria May Kick-Start Alzheimer’s

11-10-2018

Long-term exposure to periodontal disease bacteria causes inflammation and degeneration of brain neurons in mice that is similar to the effects of Alzheimer’s disease in humans, according to a new study from researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago. The findings, which are published in PLOS ONE, suggest that …

Second Annual NuSmile Summit Set For 15th-16th February 2019

11-10-2018

NuSmile Ltd., the worldwide leader in paediatric aesthetic restorative dentistry, announced on 4th October that the second annual NuSmile Summit will be held 15th-16th February 2019 in Clearwater Beach, Florida. The event’s format allows doctors and their team members to create their own schedule by choosing the specific courses that best …