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Biotene Dry Mouth Oral Rinse To Receive ADA Seal Of Acceptance

04-07-2019

The American Dental Association (ADA) announced on 28th June that Biotene Dry Mouth Oral Rinse is the first product to earn the ADA Seal of Acceptance in the Dry Mouth product category. The ADA Council on Scientific Affairs in June accepted the oral rinse, a product of GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare (GSK), based on its finding that the …

Duane H. Beers, DMD, AAACD, Receives Humanitarian Award

03-07-2019

American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) Accredited Member, Duane H. Beers, DMD, AAACD, was recently awarded the Humanitarian Evy Award during the 35th Annual AACD Annual Scientific Session’s Celebration of Excellence on April 27, 2019 in San Diego. The AACD honours its most accomplished and dedicated professionals with …

Proxeo Twist Cordless: Making Prophylaxis Fun

03-07-2019

Rotary polishing for removal of plaque and stains According to the Consensus Report published by the European Federation for Periodontology (EFP), in addition to daily oral hygiene at home, professional mechanical plaque removal (PMPR) represents one of the most important prophylactic measures in the prevention of gingivitis and subsequent …

Reciprocating Files: The Gold Standard In Endodontics

03-07-2019

Ms. Chandni Ladwa, Endodontic Senior Brand Manager from Dentsply Sirona talks about the advantages of reciprocating files over hand files. In dentistry, the switch away from hand files to motorised file systems over the last 25 years has combined with modern flexible materials which aim to minimise the risk of file breakage. Critically, …

Editor’s pickNobel Biocare Announces Breakthrough New Implant System In Madrid

02-07-2019

For over 50 years, Nobel Biocare has been a pioneering force for implant dentistry. At the Global Symposium in Madrid, the company is now taking innovation to another level with the announcement of its Nobel Biocare N1™ implant system. Soon to be available to dental professionals worldwide, the purpose behind the new system was to make …

Henry Schein Dental Hosts 24th Annual National Sales Meeting

02-07-2019

Henry Schein Dental, the U.S. dental business of Henry Schein, Inc., hosted its 24th annual National Sales Meeting at the Gaylord Rockies Resort & Convention Center in Aurora, Colorado. The Meeting brought together more than 1,700 attendees, including Team Schein Members (TSMs) and supplier partners who exhibited their products and solutions …

Danaher Announces New Dental Company To Be Named Envista Holdings Corporation

02-07-2019

Danaher Corporation ("Danaher") announced on 27th June that Envista Holdings Corporation ("Envista" or the "Company") will be the name of the separate company Danaher intends to create and take public via an initial public offering in the second half of 2019.  Envista will be comprised of three operating companies within Danaher's Dental …

DMG’s Ecosite Bulk Fill Named One Of Dentistry’s Top 100 Products

01-07-2019

Winners selected based on feedback from dental professionals DMG’s Ecosite Bulk Fill has been named one of the “Readers’ Choice Top 100 Products of 2019” by Dentistry Today. The winning products were selected based on the number of readers requesting information on the products during the course of the …

DenMat Introduces Implant Services Offerings

01-07-2019

DenMat Holdings, LLC (“DenMat”) has expanded its line of high-quality, end-to-end laboratory services to include custom implant abutments and screw-retained crowns and bridges. The addition of implant services enables oral health professionals to prescribe a custom-tailored restorative solution for virtually any patient – be it …