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Media Advisory: UB Paediatric Dentists Joins Pledge to End the R-Word

10-03-2016

Buffalo, NY, USA – The Department of Paediatric and Community Dentistry in the University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine will join the Special Olympics and Best Buddies International in the fight to end the spread of the r-word (“retard”), a hurtful and derogatory term used toward people with intellectual disabilities. As …

Anthogyr Enters into a Unique Partnership with Straumann to Boost its Development

09-03-2016

Eric Geneve, Chairman and CEO of Anthogyr, announced their partnership agreement with Straumann, the world leader in tooth replacement solutions. “Anthogyr is strongly growing worldwide for many years and has become a key player in the dental implantology field. Our ambition is to accelerate this growth in line with our Prime Mover …

Registration Soon to Close for Sirona’s 7th inLab® Summit

09-03-2016

Two-day inLab® summit jampacked with educational programmes and hands-on training sessions for practical experience   Charlotte, NC, USA – Dentsply Sirona, The Dental Solutions Company, is pleased to announce its 7th inLab® Summit. The inLab Summit will take place at Harrah’s New Orleans Hotel on …

Sir Richard Branson to Deliver Keynote Address during SIROWORLD Event

09-03-2016

Founder of Virgin Group and branding expert will enamour event attendees during the largest meeting in digital dentistry.   Charlotte, NC, USA – Dentsply Sirona Inc., The Dental Solutions Company™, enlisted business magnate and Virgin Group founder Sir Richard Branson to speak at SIROWORLD in Orlando, Florida, in …

New Research Identifies Role of Tiny Bubbles in Teeth Cleaning

08-03-2016

Research into the science behind ultrasonic scalers used by dental professionals to remove built up plaque has identified that the formation of tiny bubbles around the head is key to the cleaning process. The bubble formation, or cavitation, of water around the head of the scaler was observed using high speed cameras. Scalers of differing power …

Your Bad Breath and Bleeding Gums may be Telling you Something

08-03-2016

If your friends keep offering you a stick of gum to buffer bad breath or you avoid flossing for fear of bloodshed in your mouth, it may be time to see the dentist: the culprit could be gum disease. Gum disease is an inflammation of the tissues surrounding and supporting the teeth. A major factor in tooth loss in adults, it affects almost 50 …