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Straumann Invests in India

25-08-2016

Agreement to acquire Equinox, a leader in the fast-growing value segment of the Indian dental implant market Unique opportunity to become a leading provider in a region where the need for tooth-replacement solutions is huge Multi-brand approach: Equinox' networks, infrastructure, business experience and sales organisation will help establish …

QuickSplint Receives Dental Industry Recognition

25-08-2016

Orofacial Therapeutics, LP announced that its premier product, QuickSplint®, has received two recent industry recognitions. QuickSplint was recognised as a Reader's Choice Top 25 First Impression Product by Dentistry Today, and it was named a 2016 Clinical Problem Solver by The Dental Advisor, which reports objective clinical evaluations, …

Manitoba Researchers Investigate Possible Allergies to Dental Floss

25-08-2016

Dentists have long taught people the benefits of flossing as part of good oral health. A new Manitoba study put the practice under the microscope and the results are surprising. Dentists actually asked some of their patients to stop flossing and now their work is changing the way some people clean between their teeth. Dental hygienist, Ms. Miriam …

Henry Schein Launches 2016 Healthy Lifestyles, Healthy Communities Programme

24-08-2016

Now on its tenth year, company initiative recognises the vital role of community health centres and expands access to care for thousands of children and their caregivers   Henry Schein, Inc. announced the launch of its 2016 Healthy Lifestyles, Healthy Communities (HLHC) programme, which expands access to healthcare, prevention and wellness …

2016 Bone & Tissue Days Press Conference

24-08-2016

Berlin-based leading specialist in regenerative dentistry botiss biomaterials will host the third Bone & Tissue Days/World Congress from September 8 to 10, 2016. The congress will focus on dental bone and tissue regeneration. More than 1,000 clinicians and scientists from all over the world will share their experience and deepen their …

BEGO International Youth Boat 2017 – Sign Up Now!

23-08-2016

It's time again to "set sail and cast off" to the International Dental Show (IDS) in Cologne next year. Due to the high demand in recent years, BEGO offers an exciting package deal to young dental technology and dentistry trainees for the fourth time. The package includes a well-priced accommodation, entry to the fair on two exhibition days and a …

Oldest Dental Treatment Discovered in Mexico

23-08-2016

Specialists from the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) have discovered from bone remains the oldest dental treatment in the Americas dated around 647-768AD. "We are not talking about mutilation or deformation, like in the Mayan or Egyptian culture, but rather a complex procedure that required specialised dental knowledge," said Mr. …