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Oral Health Innovations, Controversies Centre of Dental Symposium

18-05-2016

World-renowned dental researchers will discuss pressing issues and advancements in dentistry at the upcoming symposium, "Innovations and Controversies in Oral Health: Connecting the Dots from Research to Practice". Hosted by the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine in cooperation with the Eighth District Dental Society, the symposium …

Canada in Need of Widespread Dental Care Reform

18-05-2016

A country-wide dental cost reform may be on its way if Quebecers get their way. In early April, the Quebec-based Journal de Montreal released a report finding dental fees in La Belle province were the most expensive in the country. The detailed report also noted that costs related to dental care rose 13 per cent over the last five years. The …

Advanced Digital Solutions from Carestream Dental Now Available at the Kois Centre

18-05-2016

Carestream Dental is proud to announce the installation of several of its most valuable digital solutions at the prestigious Kois Centre in Seattle, Wash. Among the technology the Centre can now provide its students is the CS 9300 system, RVG 6200 sensors and CS 1500 intraoral cameras. The Kois Centre offers a clinical programme made up of nine …

Henry Schein Donates Oral Health Products to the Major Stuart Adam Wolfer Institute for Care Packages for Active-Duty US Troops and Veterans in Need

17-05-2016

Volunteers assembled care packages during MSAWI's "Support Our Troops Day"   Henry Schein, Inc. announced that it has donated 1,500 oral health kits to the Major Stuart Adam Wolfer Institute (MSAWI) that were included in care packages prepared for active-duty US troops and veterans in need. MSAWI is a non-profit organisation committed to …

D2000 Dental Lab Scanner Wins Red Dot Product Design Award

17-05-2016

3Shape's D2000 dental lab scanner has been awarded with the Red Dot, the international distinction for high design quality. The Red Dot's 41 member jury of designers, design professors and specialist journalists selected the D2000 dental lab scanner from the many entrants. Over the years, winners of the celebrated prize have included Apple, BMW …

Editor’s pickDentistry Turns Art for a Good Cause

16-05-2016

Many people are familiar with sitting in the dental chair with mouthfuls of gooey alginate impression material used in making plaster casts for treatment planning of crowns, bridges, dentures or orthodontic appliances. But taking impressions isn’t only for teeth. For more than a dozen years, University of Louisville School of Dentistry …

BIOLASE Names New VPs

16-05-2016

Irvine-based dental laser firm BIOLASE has named two new VPs, saying it has named Mr. Michael Roux as its Vice President of Marketing, and Mr. Matthew Wilson as Vice President of Human Resources. Mr. Roux was most recently VP of Product Management at Patient Safety Technologies, and also served at HIll-Rom and 3M company. Mr. Wilson previously …