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Anne Steinbock Appointed CEO at Whip Mix

20-01-2020

Former Vice President of Sales and Marketing Anne Steinbock has succeeded Allen Steinbock as CEO of Whip Mix Corporation. Allen will continue to serve as the chairman of the board of directors. The board credits the company’s success to Allen’s 45 years of strong leadership. “I’m honoured and excited to be chosen as the …

Learn Clear Aligning Step by Step

17-01-2020

Specialising in cutting-edge 3D imaging technology for diagnosis and treatment planning for interdisciplinary dentistry, Dr. Melissa Shotell offers an online course on clear aligners at www.learnaligners.com. Exploring the foundation and concept of clear aligners such as patient identification, diagnosis, and treatment planning, the course is …

Anti-Piracy: exocad Becomes Member of BSA Software Alliance

17-01-2020

exocad has officially joined the BSA Software Alliance (www.bsa.org), the world's leading compliance and enforcement organisation. As a provider of complete, reliable CAD-software for digital dentistry, exocad intends to defend the reputation of its high-quality products, as well as the company’s intellectual property rights. With the new …

3Shape TRIOS #1 in Complete-Arch Accuracy Study

16-01-2020

  3Shape Trios The Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry has released a new study comparing the trueness and precision of three intraoral scanners: 3Shape TRIOS 3, Medit i500 and Planmeca Emerald. The study of complete-arch accuracy found the 3Shape TRIOS 3 to be significantly more precise than the two other scanners with the Medit i500 …

The Revolution is Inclusion

15-01-2020

Athlete Dustin Plunkett with Dr. Steven Perlman In the 1990s, Dr. Steve Perlman and Eunice Kennedy Shriver met in Washington, D.C. to discuss the lack of access to health care for people with intellectual disabilities, who were often denied treatment by doctors and health-care systems. From those initial talks, Dr. Perlman created Special …

Ivoclar Vivadent Presents Digital Denture Workshop

15-01-2020

From 13th to 14th February, 2020, at International Centre for Dental Education in Sarasota, Florida, Ivoclar Vivadent will be partnering with 3Shape for a digital design module (Digital Denture Professional) containing exclusive "oversized milling" workflows as well as Ivoclar Vivadent denture tooth libraries.  The predictable fabrication of …

CEREC Software Wins Red Dot Design Award for Outstanding User Experience

14-01-2020

The CEREC team from Dentsply Sirona and Ergosign at the presentation of the Red Dot Awards in Berlin. Left to right: Christian Murra (Lead UX Designer, Ergosign), Jochen Hartmann (Global Product Management CEREC SW, Dentsply Sirona), David Detzler (Head of Site Berlin, Ergosign), Ravid Aloni (Software Developer HMI, Dentsply Sirona), Rebecca …

Wolfgang Reim Appointed Interim CEO at Amann Girrbach

13-01-2020

Amann Girrbach AG, a leading provider of innovative solutions and consumables for the digital dental workflow, announces that Wolfgang Reim, currently Chairman of the Company, will be replacing Peter Nicklin as CEO on an interim basis until a new CEO has been appointed. Peter Nicklin has led the company through its ownership change from TA …

Endurance test for Implantmed in Africa

13-01-2020

Dr. Fridleif Bachner and Andreas Brandstätter at the handover of the new Implantmed Classic Since 2010, dentists, technicians and experts in dental health from Germany have been supporting an aid project in Siavonga, Zambia, as part of the “Dentists Without Limits Foundation” (DWLF). Treatments are carried out both in the dental …

FDI World Dental Development Fund Backs Projects to Improve Oral Health Worldwide

10-01-2020

Promoting oral health for the Ngäbe-Buglé indigenous community in Costa Rica FDI World Dental Federation is accepting applications for the World Dental Development Fund (WDDF), which supports innovative oral health initiatives in communities around the world. The fund backs projects with clear objectives to promote and improve oral …