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New Dental Product: 360 Shield From Optimized360

20-11-2017

Optimized360, today introduced its most comprehensive package of web security, HIPAA compliance services, and web accessibility tools, 360 Shield for medical practices. Designed exclusively for the healthcare market, 360 Shield revolutionises HIPAA compliance and web security for the smaller office in terms of both the scope of services …

Zirconium Oxide: Popular Material Now Available For Chairside Use

17-11-2017

LT blocks of the IPS e.max ZirCAD for Cerec range are now available in four additional shades. Ivoclar Vivadent introduced the IPS e.max ZirCAD LT blocks at IDS 2017. These blocks have enabled dental practices to manufacture esthetic monolithic zirconium oxide restorations effectively at chairside.  Additional shades are introduced now, …

Align Technology Opens First Office In Canada To Support Continued Growth

17-11-2017

Invisalign providers seeing benefits of Invisalign treatment among teen patients. Align Technology, Inc., makers of the Invisalign® system, the most advanced clear aligner system in the world, and iTero® intraoral scanners, has opened its first office in Canada to support continued growth across the region. Canada is Align’s second …

Non-original Abutments Are “A Lottery That You Cannot Win."

17-11-2017

Non-original abutments are “a lottery that you cannot win”: research into micromotion at the implant-abutment interface In a recent study analysing the effect of cyclic loading on micromotion at the implant-abutment interface, the authors found that a quantifiable settling effect seems to be more pronounced in non-original …

Editor’s pickDriving Clinical Excellence Through Greater Involvement Of Universities And Students

16-11-2017

As patients’ needs and expectations are rising, Dentsply Sirona believes that a strong involvement of universities and students will drive clinical excellence and help to improve oral health worldwide. One of the many ways of showing this is the organiSation of the ‘Endodontic University Case Contest’ that Dentsply Sirona …

AADOM Presents Fifth Annual Green Leader Award To Surf City Dental's Ruby Eaches

16-11-2017

Henry Schein, Inc. announced on 9th November that Ruby Eaches, Practice Manager forNorth Carolina-based Surf City Dental, has been selected as the recipient of the fifth annual Green Leader Award by the American Association of Dental Office Management (AADOM). She received the award at the recent 2017AADOM Conference in Scottsdale, …

Endodontics Meets Piezo Surgery In Hands-on Course

16-11-2017

16 participants took the opportunity to get practical experience for their daily work in the field of endosurgery. In the past decade following the highest standards in the field of endodontics W&H has developed numerous advances, the scope of which have reached all facets of endodontic treatment in both conventional and surgical aspects. …

It’s Official: Geistlich Fibro-Gide® Has Been Launched

15-11-2017

The 2017 EAO in Madrid with more than 4,000 participants was the perfect platform for the official launch of Geistlich Fibro-Gide®, the alternative to connective tissue grafts. Geistlich Biomaterials properly celebrated this event with its customers, paying tribute to ten years of successful research. Shhhhhh…something new is going …